November 28, 2014

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Wingnut Week In Review: Ferguson, Goddamn

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 28, 2014 | 5:00 PM | comments

This week, the only thing worse than the Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown was the right-wing reaction to that decision.Read More

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Thanksgiving: A Tarnished Holiday

Filed by Kelley Winters | November 28, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Each year on Thanksgiving Day, I take time to remember the Native Americans who discovered this remarkable continent, flourished for tens of millennia before European settlement, and paid a heavy, tragic price of intolerance, ethnic cleansing, and genocide.Read More


Bryan Fischer Freaks Out Over Pro-Marriage Rulings in MS, AR

Filed by John M. Becker | November 28, 2014 | 1:00 PM | comments

"[T]he federal judiciary has mutated into a gargantuan beast, looming over liberty, freedom and the Constitution itself..."Read More

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Westboro Baptist Gets Pranked for Thanksgiving

Filed by Bil Browning | November 28, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

How delicious. The Westboro Baptist site got punk'd for Thanksgiving after the satire site National Report published their phone number as a turkey helpline.Read More

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Finland Passes Marriage Equality

Filed by John M. Becker | November 28, 2014 | 11:00 AM | comments

Marriage equality has arrived on Russia's doorstep: lawmakers in Finland passed a gender-neutral marriage bill this afternoon by a vote of 105-92.Read More

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Coming Out in Country Music

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | November 28, 2014 | 10:00 AM | comments

As a country music fan who is also a gay man, I was delighted on November 20, when not one but two male country singers came out as gay men. Read More