Tag Archives: Arkansas

God Is Killing Birds Again

When it happened last year, Cindy Jacobs said that God was expressing his disgust over the repeal of DADT. This turkey says the dead birds are “the word of God” letting us know that the End Times are truly upon us.

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ARKANSAS: Atheists Win Bus Suit

An atheist group seeking to place its message on city buses has won its lawsuit against an Arkansas public transit agency. The agency had demanded payment on a $3M insurance policy in case rampaging Christians decided to vandalize its vehicles in response to the ads. Judge Susan Webber Wright ruled that the Central Arkansas Transit Authority and its advertising agency …

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The Worst People In The World

According to a list published in the yearbook of an Arkansas middle school, the worst people ever to exist in the world are: 1. Adolf Hitler2. Osama Bin Laden3. Charles Manson4. George W. Bush5. Dick Cheney The local Christianist hate group is outraged. OUTRAGED, I tells ya!

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HomoQuotable – Fred Karger

“While governor of Arkansas, 11 years ago, [Mike] Huckabee commuted the 108-year prison sentence of Maurice Clemmons. Clemmons then went on a crime spree and ended up in Seattle, Washington, where on 19 November 2010, he casually walked into a coffee shop early one morning and shot and killed four police officers while they were eating breakfast. He fired at …

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Quote Of The Day – Jerry Cox

“What this ruling does is it puts the rights of adults and their preferences ahead of what’s best for children, and that’s a sad thing and a bad day for the foster and adoptive children of Arkansas. The court simply ignored the will of the people, took matters into their own hands and looked at the people and said, ‘What …

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ARKANSAS: State Supreme Court Blocks Move To Ban Gay Adoption

Something to brighten your day: The Arkansas Supreme Court has upheld a decision to strike down a state law barring gay couples and other unmarried people living together from serving as adoptive or foster parents. The state’s high court wrote in an opinion Thursday that the law burdens the privacy of unmarried couples who live together. A state judge struck …

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Harding University President: Gay Student Website Is Offensive & Degrading

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ARKANSAS: Christian College Kids Launch Gay Zine, School Blocks Its Website

Yesterday a group of students at Harding University in Arkansas launched an online zine meant to “give voice to the experiences of gay and lesbians” on campus, but the school immediately blocked the site from campus by listing it on its porn filter. Read the students’ stirring manifesto, The State Of The Gay. RELATED: Harding alum and JMG reader Brett …

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Shirtless Frat Boys Lip-Dub Katy Perry

From students at the University of Arkansas.(Tipped by Dr. Jeff)

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Press Release Of The Day

My click-tracker tells me that over 1700 of you hit the Harps contact page link I posted at the beginning of the day. It’s a tiny victory to be sure, but it’s also a message to all the nation’s retailers. Nice work, everybody. UPDATE: Appreciative positive reinforcement would be a nice thing for us to do.

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Grocery Store Finds Gay Parenting Magazine Cover Too Offensive For Kids

Last night Twitter user JennHudd tweeted out this photo she took at Harps, a grocery store in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Apparently US Weekly’s cover shot of Elton John, his partner, and baby is just too shocking for children. Harps has over 60 locations in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Missouri. Call their home office at 877-772-8193 or use their contact form if …

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Miss Arkansas

Miss New York and her unprecedented platform of LGBT equality did not triumph at Miss America tonight. Neither did Miss Arkansas, but her talent of yodeling ventriloquism will surely be what people remember.

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ARKANSAS: Westboro To Picket High School Over Clint McCance’s Apology

Bilerico has Westboro’s press release: “WBC to picket at Midland High School where the children are experiencing first-hand the power of the dog and the Fag Media, as well as the dismantling of the First Amendment. Coward Clint McCance said some scripturally-accurate things about sodomites commiting suicide on his FaceBook account, but then apologized and resigned on CNN Anderson Cooper’s …

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ARKANSAS: Clint McCance Resigns

As he promised on Friday, this morning Arkansas school board member Clint McCance submitted his resignation letter (PDF). McCance says that he is “a better person today” than he was a week ago.

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Dr. Phil Rips Clint McCance’s “Apology”

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Anderson Cooper Interviews Clint McCance, Ellen, Parents Of Suicide Victims

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Arkansas School Board VP Clint McCance To Resign After Anti-Gay Facebook Tirade

Arkansas school board member Clint McCance announced on CNN tonight that he will be resigning. McCance has faced a week of national condemnation for celebrating the suicides of LGBT youth on his Facebook page “I’m sorry I’ve hurt people with my comments,” Clint McCance, vice-president of the Midland School District in Pleasant Plains, Arkansas said. “I’m sorry I made those …

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Arkansas Department Of Education Condemns Anti-Gay Remarks Made By School Board Member Clint McCance

The Arkansas state Department of Education has issued a statement denouncing the anti-gay remarks made by local Independence County school board member Clint McCance, who used Facebook to celebrate the suicides of LGBT teenagers and the deaths of gay people from AIDS. The DOE’s statement does not appear in the above-linked Associate Press story other than their word “dismayed.” The …

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ARKANSAS: School Board Member Celebrates Gay Suicides And AIDS

From Independence County, Arkansas: Midland School District board member Clint McCance took to Facebook to mock the suicides of LGBT youth and celebrate the deaths of gay people from AIDS. This is what the queer youth of Arkansas face in their schools. Repulsive. Another Facebook page calling for McCance’s firing has already appeared. It looks like the Midland School District …

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ARKANSAS: Sen. Blanche Lincoln Trailing Badly Behind Rep. John Boozman

It appears that the Dems will definitely lose a Senate seat in Arkansas to Rep. John Boozman, one of the House’s staunchest opponents of health care reform. Boozman also voted against ENDA and twice voted for a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

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