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Silly Sally: Kern Should Learn Some Facts About American History

Sally Kern, a member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, says she has been called by God to be a cultural warrior.

Kern, a Religious Right favorite known for her strident attacks on gay people and insistence that her version of Christianity is the only true faith, told the Cleveland County Republican Luncheon Club recently that God urged her to run for office. Read more

Faith-Based Flight Pattern: White House Staffers Earn Their Wings, Thanks To Religious Right Cash

The White House is apparently a heavenly place to pick up some free travel, courtesy of religious lobbying groups.

According to a recent article in The Hill, White House travel records show that churches and other religious entities paid for close to a quarter of the privately funded trips taken by White House aides since late 2006. Read more

Farrakhan's Flub: Nation Of Islam Minister Attacks Religious Neutrality In Schools

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Prescription For Controversy: Bush Endorses Move To Curtail Access To Birth Control

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Fast Food Freak-out: The AFA Is Not Lovin' It At McDonald's

I admit to having a weakness for McDonald's french fries. There's just something about those thin slivers of golden-fried potatoes, seasoned with just the right amount of salt. I know too much of them isn't good for me but figure it's OK to indulge every now and then.

McDonald's fries might not help my cholesterol count, but eating them does have one benefit: It annoys the Religious Right. Read more

Cross Purposes: Federal Court Says Christian Symbol Is Really 'Patriotic'

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Justice Injustice: Regent Grad Hired Only The 'Pro-God' And The 'Pro-GOP' At The DOJ

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Lawsuit Lesson: Illinois Atheist Teaches Baptists About Their Heritage

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