Tag Archives: Kentucky

Sen. Rand Paul: I Have Less Choice In Toilets Than Women Have In Abortion

Libertarian nutjob Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) brought the crazy today when he grilled an Obama administration energy official, asking if she was pro-choice. Because conservationists like her are stopping him from choosing the super-toilet he needs. So she’s not really pro-choice, is she? Or something. There’s a joke here about Kentucky and outhouses.

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KENTUCKY: State GOP Rep Wants To Legalize Bullying By Christian Students

Tea Party-backed Kentucky state GOP Rep. Mike Harmon wants to make it legal for Christian students to bully gay kids about their sexuality. And he’s filed an amendment to a pending anti-bullying bill that says so. Harmon has filed an amendment that would allow students to condemn other students’ sexual preferences as long as that expression of a religious belief …

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KENTUCKY: Gay Couple Denied Admission To Creation Museum’s “Date Night”

On Friday a couple gay was turned away from a special “Date Night” event at Kentucky’s Creation Museum after being told that their presence would add an “un-Christian element” to the venue. Blogger Joe Sonka describes his evening: I rushed back from DC to my old Kentucky home last night to attend the spectacular “Date Night at the Creation Museum”, …

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Baby Animals Only On Kentucky’s Ark

According to the vice president of Answers In Genesis, there will be animals on Kentucky’s “recreation” of Noah’s Ark, but only babies. Because God was all about saving space. “We think that God would probably have sent healthy, juvenile-sized animals that weren’t fully grown yet, so there would be plenty of room,” he said. ”We want to show how Noah …

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KENTUCKY: Creation Museum To Build “Full-Scale Replica” Of Noah’s Ark

The famed/infamous Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky has announced plans to build a “full-scale replica” of Noah’s Ark. SRSLY. The $24.5 million project will be constructed by the same team that built the Creation Museum. The religious ministry is soliciting online donations to help construct the project, which they expect to draw an estimated 1.6 million visitors per year. Ken …

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Lexington KY Elects Openly Gay Mayor

The Victory Fund reports that Lexington, Kentucky, the state’s second-largest city, has elected openly gay candidate Jim Gray as mayor. Vice-Mayor Jim Gray was victorious tonight in his second campaign for the city’s top job, beating incumbent Mayor Jim Newberry. This is a tremendous victory for Lexington, for Kentucky’s LGBT community and for fairness. We are proud of Jim Gray …

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The Strange Case Of Matthew Vanderpool

Yesterday Matthew Vanderpool, an openly gay candidate for the Kentucky state legislature, issued a press release declaring that he had rejected campaign donations from the Victory Fund because he didn’t want to be in their “back pocket.” Vanderpool said that while he is gay, he “has no gay agenda” and that being gay “does not define my entire life or …

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