John M. Becker

Fundie Tennessee Judge Orders Child's Name Changed

Filed By John M. Becker | August 13, 2013 10:00 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: fundies, judicial activism, Messiah, Tennessee

"The word Messiah is a title and it's a title that has only been earned by one person and that one person is Jesus Christ."

-- Tennessee Child Support Magistrate Lu Ann Ballew, ordering a name change for the 7-month-old son of Jaleesa Martin from Messiah to Martin DeShawn McCullough. Because, y'know, we live in a Christian nation.

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