Tag Archives: Alabama

Anti-Gay Hate Groups To Protest SPLC Naming Them Anti-Gay Hate Groups

Remember last year when every anti-gay hate group issued press releases declaring that it was a “badge of honor” that the Southern Poverty Law Center had added them to their list of hate groups? Well, it turns out that their widdle feewings were really hurt after all because today they’re going to march up and down outside the SPLC headquarters ...

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ALABAMA: No Papers, No Water

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ALABAMA: Court Offers Jail Or Church

An Alabama court is offering criminals the option of a jail sentence or mandatory year-long attendance at a church. The ACLU is looking into the situation, which is covered below by Christian television.

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ALABAMA: Gov Signs Anti-Immigrant Bills

In Alabama it’s now a crime to “knowingly give a ride” to an undocumented immigrant. It’s also a crime to enroll your undocumented child in public schools. And cops are now permitted to research the immigration status of any person stopped for any reason. Gov. Robert Bentley said the law is the nation’s toughest, and groups including the American Civil ...

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Crazy Eyes Gets Crazy Competition

An aide to former Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore revealed today that Moore plans to join the GOP 2012 presidential field. Moore was booted from office in 2003 after refusing to abide by a federal ruling that he had to remove a two-ton monument bearing the Ten Commandments from the state courthouse. The aide, Zachery Michael, said Moore’s platform ...

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Gay Preacher PWNS Haters

Clip description: The Gay Preacher: A small group of Christian radicals came to Auburn University screaming at the students about how the are living unholy lives and how they are all going to hell, the students decided to respond back to the radicals. I love that he quotes the scripture of RuPaul.

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Non-Apology Apology

“If anyone from other religions felt disenfranchised by the language, I want to say I am sorry. I am sorry if I offended anyone in any way. I will never deny being a born-again Christian. I do have core beliefs and I will die with those core beliefs.” – GOP Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley on his highly-criticized statement that non-Christians ...

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AL GOP Gov. Robert Bentley: If You’re Not A Christian, You Need To Convert

Newly-elected GOP Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley made it clear yesterday that non-Christians will have a tough time under his regime. Bentley made the remarks during a speech at Dexter Street King Memorial Baptist Church, the Montgomery church once led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., saying that non-Christians were “not my brother” and he hoped they would convert to ...

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Billboard Of The Day

The latest installation in the American Atheists’ national billboard campaign has gone up in Huntsville, Alabama declaring that “You KNOW they’re all SCAMS.” The sign contains symbols for five of the world’s major faiths and promotes the group’s regional conference, which takes place later this month. The group’s last billboard, “You KNOW it’s a MYTH,” went up over the holidays ...

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Beetlejuice’s Otho Dies At Age 58

Actor and gay activist Glenn Shadix, best known as the snobby interior designer in Tim Burton’s 1988 hit comedy Beetlejuice, has died at the age of 58 after a fall at his Birmingham, Alabama home. “He was having mobility problems, and he was in a wheelchair,” Susan Gagne, Shadix’s sister, said. “It looks like he fell and hit his head ...

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Today In Crazy Teabaggers

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Ruh Roh!

“I will be their fierce advocate to make sure they are getting the compensation they need to get through what is going to be a difficult season.” – President Obama, promising Gulf coast business owners that he’ll make sure that BP pays up.

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Photo Of The Day – Alabama Wave

(Via – The Ecoterrorist)

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Craziest Teabagger Ever?

Wait for the end.

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Attack Of The Black Teabagger

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Today In Teabaggery

Andrew Sullivan tips us to this almost hilarious campaign ad by Alabama agricultural commissioner candidate Dale Peterson. Guns! Horses! Illegal immigrants!

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Doo-Wopping For Governor

You may recall Ray Moore as Alabama’s chief state Supreme Court justice who was booted from office in 2003 after he refused a federal order to remove a two-ton Ten Commandments monument he had installed at the state courthouse. Here’s his God-infused campaign ad for Alabama governor. (Via – Pam’s House Blend)

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Teabagger Ad Of The Day

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British Petroleum Is Trying To Pay Off Gulf Fishermen Over Oil Spill

The Attorney General of Alabama has ordered British Petroleum to stop distributing settlement agreements to his state’s fishermen. The contracts offer each fisherman up to $5000 up front if they agree not to sue BP over their lost livelihoods due to the oil spill. The attorney general said he is prohibited from giving legal advice to private citizens, but added ...

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Alabama Governor Candidate Promises English-Only Driver Tests

Tim James, GOP candidate for governor of Alabama, says if elected he’ll do away with driver’s license tests in all languages except English. The state currently offers the test in 12 languages. James says the exams are a public safety issue. On his campaign website, he cited a 2004 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics report that connected a 72 percent ...

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