Carson Pushes Decades-Old Consiracy Theory

Ben Carson spoke at the Iowa National Security Action Summit, organized by right-wing bigot and first class kook Frank Gaffney, and threw red meat to the audience by agreeing that the Obama administration had an “anti-American spirit” and pushing a ridiculous right-wing conspiracy that helped inspire the John Birch Society’s formation.
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James: LGBT Equality ‘Is Going to Kill America’

Craig James, the former football star and commentator turned hate group employee and public bigot, is very upset that Texas didn’t pass a totally pointless bill that they falsely think would have stopped gay marriage even if the Supreme Court ruled in its favor. And it’s going to kill America, don’t you know.
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Rubio Doesn’t Want to Answer Iraq War Questions

After watching Jeb Bush take a rash of shit for saying he would still invade Iraq like his brother even knowing now that it was all based on lies, and then have to flip flop at least twice in response to the political fallout, Marco Rubio is learning the lesson by ducking and dodging that same question like a boxer.
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Duke Professor Pens Racist Rant in NY Times

An 80-year old Duke University professor is in hot water over a long online comment he left on the New York Times website in response to an article about racism and the Baltimore protests. For instance, he said that black people have weird names and that means they don’t assimilate in society. Here’s what he wrote:
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How Creationists Pretend to Do Science

Hat tip to Hemant for calling my attention to this article by Danny Faulkner, a young earth creationist astronomer, wherein he does “research” to determine the exact length of the (entirely mythical) global flood. Did it last a literal year, 365 days, or 371 days? Let’s go to the lab and do us some scientific researchin’.
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DesJardins: Women Aren’t Allowed to Do What I Pressured My Mistress to Do

You remember Scott DesJardins, right? He’s the Republican “family values” congressman from Tennessee who had affairs with at least half a dozen women, two of them his patients in flagrant violation of the oath he took as a doctor, and pressured at least one of them into having an abortion. But he apparently thinks women only have a right to an abortion when they’re pressured into one by their doctors.
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