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LISTEN: Crazy Right-Wing Pastor Says Disney’s Frozen Is Satanic Movie, Leads Kids To Witchcraft

LISTEN: Crazy Right-Wing Pastor Says Disney’s Frozen Is Satanic Movie, Leads Kids To Witchcraft

Christian nutjob Kevin Swanson says Disney’s “Frozen” promotes witchcraft in addition to homosexuality. He thinks these films should give glory to his God.

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Christian School Discriminates Against 8 Year Old Girl Because She Looks Like A Tomboy

Timberlake Christian School in Virginia won't re-enroll an 8-year old girl because she's too tomboyish. Her looks don't match her God-given gender identity.

Timberlake Christian School in Virginia won’t re-enroll an 8-year old girl because she’s too tomboyish. Her looks don’t match her God-given gender identity.

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LISTEN: Creationists Think ‘Cosmos’ Is Treating Them Unfairly By Not Representing Their Views

LISTEN: Creationists Think ‘Cosmos’ Is Treating Them Unfairly By Not Representing Their Views

Creationists are upset over being unrepresented on Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Cosmos. The show completely ignores the creationist view of history, which, of course, creationists think is unfair and just plain wrong. Danny Faulkner, of Answers in Genesis and the Creation Museum, complained loudly about it on “The Janet Mefferd Show:” […]

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WATCH: Oklahoma Fox Station ‘Accidentally’ Cuts 15 Seconds On Evolution From ‘Cosmos’

WATCH: Oklahoma Fox Station ‘Accidentally’ Cuts 15 Seconds On Evolution From ‘Cosmos’

A Fox affiliate in Oklahoma ran a local news promo over the end of Sunday’s episode of ‘Cosmos.’ The station said it was an accident, but was it really?

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A History Of Republicans And Evolution As ‘Just A Theory’

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Anti-science creationists want us to think evolution is just an idea some guy threw out there. Here are all the reasons evolution is not ‘just a theory.’

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Missouri GOP Still Wants Kids To Be Stupid, Introduces Anti-Science Bill

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Missouri Republicans led by state rep. Rick Brattin have introduced House Bill 1472 in an attempt to keep kids ignorant about the science of evolution.

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Four ‘Mad Men’ Era Relics We Need To Ditch – And Four We Wish We Still Had

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In many ways, the U.S. hasn’t progressed past the Mad Men era. And in some, we’ve gotten worse, not better. It’s 2014. Why are we still stuck where we are?

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You Wouldn’t Believe How Much Free Higher Education Would Cost

The cost of higher education is inflated due to our current funding model. Countries all around the world provide higher education at affordable costs. Image: Tax Credits

The cost of higher education is spinning out of control for American students. But what if there were a way to provide affordable public education, perhaps even for free (If that’s what you’re into)? According to the Department of Education, public universities collected $62.6 billion from undergraduates in 2012. Yes, […]

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From Prisoner To President: Inspiring Quotes From Nelson Mandela

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From political prisoner to renowned world leader, Nelson Mandela changed the course of human history. His greatest quotes can be found here.

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Taxpayer-Funded Christian School Forces Shocking Anti-Gay Pledge On Their Families

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A private school that will be eligible to receive taxpayer-funded vouchers is working to ban gay children and families who support the LGBT community.

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Texas School Throws Child’s Breakfast In The Garbage To Bully Him Out Of 30 Cents (VIDEO)

A 12-year-old boy was forced to sit in embarrassment at Barber Middle School in Dickinson ISD when cafeteria workers threw his food in the garbage. Image: Mike Licht

A quarter and a nickel. Three dimes. Six nickels. Thirty pennies. All equal 30 cents. This is the pocket change that a school punished a six grade boy for not having by taking away his breakfast and trashing it. Sound heartless? That’s because it is. Barber Middle School threw a […]

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Malala Nauseatingly Claimed As Role Model By Anti-Choice Religious Fundamentalist Lila Rose (VIDEO)

Malala Nauseatingly Claimed As Role Model By Anti-Choice Religious Fundamentalist Lila Rose (VIDEO)

Is Malala now a role model for the anti-choice movement? Apparently so. The Values Voter Summit really brings out the crazy, the self-righteous and the egomaniacal. Among them was Lila Rose, the founder of Live Action, a rabid anti-choice group. Famous for their “sting operations” at abortion clinics in their […]

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Shutdown Costing $12.5M Per Hour; Here Are 5 Things We Could Be Paying For Instead

Shutdown Costing $12.5M Per Hour; Here Are 5 Things We Could Be Paying For Instead

What else could we being doing with the money Republicans in Congress are wasting on this shut down, all because the adults are not giving them their way?

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Nigerian Post-Graduate Student Uses Elementary School Science To Prove Homosexuality Is Impossible

Nigerian Post-Graduate Student Uses Elementary School Science To Prove Homosexuality Is Impossible

A Nigerian post-graduate student claims to have disproven same-sex marriage through science. This is worthy of nothing more than a Jean-Luc Picard facepalm.

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Catholic Group Wants Women Back In The Kitchen And Out Of The Classroom

Catholic Group Wants Women Back In The Kitchen And Out Of The Classroom

Fix the Family’ position on sending girls to college pretty much boils down to one word – Don’t.

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Texas Conservatives Enraged After Reviewing Religion-Free Science Textbooks

Texas Conservatives Enraged After Reviewing Religion-Free Science Textbooks

The Texas textbook review panel said they would pressure the State Board of Education to reject any textbook that doesn’t include creationism.

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You’ll Never Guess What The Today Show Is Sensationalizing This Time (VIDEO)

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Rather than advise teens to have safe sex or talk to them about sexting, spy on them and enforce abstinence. Never mind that it doesn’t work.

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Creationism Advocate Admits That Science Proves Evolution, But Says We Should Believe The Bible Anyway (VIDEO)

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A leading creationism advocate publicly admitted that evolution is logical and makes sense. Too bad they don’t care about logic or making sense.

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The New York Times Thinks the Best Candidates Are ‘Cozy’ With The ‘Moneyed Class’

The New York Times Thinks the Best Candidates Are ‘Cozy’ With The ‘Moneyed Class’

They couldn’t be more wrong. Cory Booker’s ties to Wall Street and the charter school industry are nothing but a liability to NJ, its teachers and students.

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10 Thing Lawmakers Should Have To Do Before Voting On Anti-Choice Bills (VIDEOS)

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There’s nothing like men voting on anti-choice bills. Here are 10 steps that ALL lawmakers who want to dictate women’s health should be required to take:

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