What If They Threw A War On Religion & Nobody Came?

Sorry, Santorum-lovers — Religion Dispatch’s Sarah Posner is right:¬†when it comes to the so-called ‘war on religion’ there’s no ‘there’ there....

Time to Get Kenny Loggins Out of Retirement.

First they came for the “queers” [sic], then they came for the (apparently heterosexual) Baptist kid trying to take his freakin’ girlfriend to her freakin’ prom: A student at a fundamentalist Baptist school that forbids dancing, rock music, hand-holding and kissing will be suspended...

More on Barack Obama, Post-Partisanship and Billy Graham 2.0

Via Sully, Erica Barnett has compiled some of the many not-so-inclusive views held by Obama’s new spiritual BFF, required reading for those who still don’t get why including Rick Warren in the Inauguration ceremony has provoked such an outcry from the left side of the aisle. Yes, by now I fully...

“This should be a fight over the official prayer itself”

Steve Benen puts the Rick Warren controversy in broader perspective: The real problem isn’t with who will give the invocation, but rather, the fact that there’s going to be an invocation in the first place. We had 144 years of presidential inaugurations, dating back to George Washington, in...

Rick Warren: The Wrong Choice

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQhwyydEGpQ Is he serious? Rick “politicians have to believe in God” Warren? Rick “cone of silence” Warren? Rick “Prop 8 is great” Warren? Rick “take out the evildoers” Warren? Rick “Dobson-lite” Warren? That’s...

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