What do you say to a woman who tells you how a anti-abortion bill you’re supporting would have forced her to give birth to a fetus that was missing a significant part of it’s brain and would have most likely died in agony? If you’re Republican representative Louis Gohmert of Texas, you express your sympathy.
I have no excuse, but since some of ya’ll are still subscribed after nearly a year – here’s how I feel about Governor Goodhair running for POTUS:
The Texas Board of Education is back to meddling again. The target this time is Islam. Why? Because a failure to paint Muslims as wild-eyed jihadists from the darkest and deepest pit of hell come to kill white Christians us all consitutes a country wide conspiracy to paint Islam as ‘good’ and Christianity as ‘bad’.
David Grisham, the Christian extremist leader of Repent Amarillo, had planned to burn a Quran this past Saturday, but a skateboarder by the name of Jacob Isom swooped in and snatched the Quran out of the guys hands: Jacob Isom, 23, grabbed David Grisham’s Quran when he became distracted while arguing with several residents at Sam Houston
With the race with Bill White as close as it is, Rick Perry has decided to lay on the religiosity quite thick. Not only does he think the Texas Board of Education is doing a bang up job, he supports teaching creationism in Texas schoolrooms: Explain where you stand on evolution-creationism being taught in school.
The ICR has conceded defeat and given up its quest to issue MS degrees here in Texas: Now, with the federal ruling against ICR, the Texas government may mandate that any private sector college, even those that accept no government funding, may be regulated by the THECB, … However, please know that, while ICR’s legal
The loons are determined to take over Texas with State Rep. Berman of Tyler introducing a bill that would allow The Institute of Creation Research to grant a Master of Science degree in creationism: State Rep. Leo Berman (R-Tyler) proposed House Bill 2800 when he learned that The Institute for Creation Research (ICR), a private
My morning ritual consists of getting a big cup of coffee, going outside to have a smoke & reading the editorial page in the Chronicle. More often than not, the letters frustrate me. Such was not the case this morning thanks to John Grothues who wrote in about the principled stands our esteemed politicians such
An epic war is brewing in Texas. Kay Bailey Hutchison is considering leaving the Senate and fighting Perry in the primary and from what’s already going on, it’s going to be a primary that’s spoken about for years. Republican Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison hasn’t formally announced she’s running for governor, but Texas Republicans are nevertheless
We atheists get accused of a lot of things. Usually it’s just the same tripe repeated over and over again ad nauseum. Every now and then though a religious group has an original thought. It’s a stupid thought, but it is original. The religious group this time is the Free Market Foundation here in Texas.