Wingnut on Wingnut Crime: Bryan Fischer vs AFA Attorney

The American Family Association seems to be having a bit of trouble deciding which side it’s on in the battle over forcing members of the military to swear an oath “so help me God.” Bryan Fischer, the “director of issues analysis” says that atheists should be banned from the military and all soldiers should be forced to swear such an oath. The group’s chief counsel, Patrick Vaughn, rightly points out that this is unconstitutional:
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Ladies and Gentlemen, Mike Cernovich

On Friday night, Ken from Popehat referred to me in a post about Michael Shermer’s incredibly ridiculous letter supporting Dinesh D’Souza. I found out about it from a tweet by some muscleheaded dumbass named Mike Cernovich and I quickly realized that I just have to introduce my readers to him. He’s hilariously stupid. Here’s the tweet that started it all:
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Appeals Court Upholds Ban on Reparative Therapy

The 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court ruling upholding a New Jersey law that prohibits licensed therapists from offering “ex-gay” reversion therapy to any client under the age of 18. The court did base its ruling on a different analysis than the district court, however, ruling that state regulations on professional speech where licensing is required is allowed under the First Amendment.
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Winter Garden City Council Wants a Do-Over

If you’ve been following the situation in Winter Garden, Florida, where the mayor had police remove a man from a city council meeting for refusing to stand for a prayer and the pledge of allegiance, you know that the city council voted to eliminate the prayer and have a moment of silence instead and to follow the First Amendment and allow people to sit during the pledge. But now they apparently want a do-over on those changes.
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Beck: Obama ‘Transforming America’ by Not Using Oval Office

There’s nothing Glenn Beck loves more than finding some utterly irrelevant little piece of symbolic minutiae and blowing it up into a huge deal while everyone around him rolls their eyes (remember his tour of Manhattan to prove that Rockefeller was a communist?). His latest is to throw a fit because Obama didn’t give his address on ISIS from the Oval Office.
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Staver: Today’s America Worse Than Nazi Germany

Mat Staver, the dumbest lawyer in America not named Larry Klayman (which explains why Jerry Falwell would make him dean of his law school), goes full Godwin yet again, saying that modern America is even worse than Nazi Germany because Christians are being forced to take part in “genocide” and gay marriage.
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McCain’s Absurd Excuse for Not Voting to Overturn ‘Worst Decision Ever’

The Citizens United Supreme Court ruling overturned a key section of the McCain-Feingold law, the campaign finance reform law that McCain helped write and push through. At the time of the ruling, McCain hammered as the worst decision the court had ever handed down. Yet he just voted not to pass a bill that would reverse that ruling.
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