Category Archives: Religion

ANOTHER COMPROMISE ON BIRTH CONTROL – NONE ON ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION

Once again, another compromise is coming down the pike on birth control. Under the guise of religious freedom, and despite the fact that hypocrisy runs rampant in that many religious institutions of the Catholic persuasion already cover birth control, religious … Continue reading

Posted in Birth Control, Politics, Religion, Reproductive Rights

THE ABSOLUTE UNABSOLUTENESS OF RELIGIOUS FREEDOM

Republicans have, once again, framed an issue to suit their own misguided – and downright false – interpretation of our Constitution.  The original body of our U.S. Constitution contains scant mention of religion.  One prohibition is the requirement of a … Continue reading

Posted in Bill of Rights, Religion, Reproductive Rights, Republican Party, Republicans, Rights and Liberties, Women's Interests | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

BEND IT LIKE BENNETT

The Superintendent of our Indiana schools – and I use the word “Superintendent” lightly – Tony Bennett has been anointed to attempt to placate the fears of Hoosier teachers, parents, and supporters of public education as he and his boss … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Government, Indiana General Assembly, Mitch Daniels, Religion, Republicans, Supreme Court | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

MINISTER? CALLS OFF INFLAMATORY BURNING OF QURAN

The minister has every right to burn the Quran – the First Amendment guarantees that option.  If you live in this great country, then this is something that must be accepted.  And, there are those who may believe they should … Continue reading

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CATHOLIC HIERARCHY OUT OF TOUCH – OBAMA REACHES OUT TO SOOTHE

President Obama was warmly welcomed at the University of Notre Dame – proving that many Catholic students, parents, friends, and relatives were able to keep a saner and calmer mind than the 35% of the Catholic hierarchy who decided to … Continue reading

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JUDGE RULES AGAINST HUNTINGTON RELIGIOUS TRAILER

In a decision likely to draw fire from those who believe God and religion should be implanted into our children’s minds from the moment they leave the birth canal, a United States district judge, James T. Moody, has issued a … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Religion, U.S. Constitution, U.S. Court System | Tagged , , , , | 54 Comments

FLYING FLAG UPSIDE DOWN NOW THE “PROTEST” DU JOUR

It seems like some really disenchanted losers are picking up on hanging the American flag upside down to signal distress. With the reality of Obama’s impending presidency, some losers are deciding that the country is in “dire” straits which, according … Continue reading

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HOW FAR WILL OUR HYPOCRISY GO? JOHN McCAIN AND HIS FANATICAL MINISTERS

Barack Obama has of late taken a great deal of criticism about Reverend Wright and his hate-filled speeches and positions. Out of necessity, Obama has broken the ties with the controversial minister who has been Obama’s mentor, friend, and pastor. … Continue reading

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HUCKABEE AND RELIGION – TAILOR CONSTITUTION TO GOD’S STANDARDS

Huckabee is getting desperate, and he is getting dangerously close to emulating the Islamic religious view of government. In Michigan, he made the following statement: “[Some of my opponents] do not want to change the Constitution, but I believe it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Bill of Rights, Christianity, Government, Law, Middle East, Politics, Religion, Republican Party, U.S. Constitution, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

SOUDER HAS HIS OWN DEFINITION OF CHRISTIAN – BUT WHAT IS IT?

Sylvia Smith has written a column in which she questions Mark Souder about his year in retrospect. In discussing Mitt Romney and Mormonism, she posed the following to Souder: Sylvia Smith: Do you think they’re Christian? Souder’s Response:In my definition … Continue reading

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