Christmas Banned in Bethlehem

The town is Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Gotta love the irony. The Daily Caller reports, The town named after the birthplace of Jesus Christ has banned signs celebrating the holidays at an intersection in the town that has become a local battleground for the War on Christmas. Officials from Bethlehem, New York had a “Happy Hanukkah” sign and a “Merry Christmas” sign removed from a busy intersection and have refused to put up any new holiday signs out of fear the signs would be breaking Read more […]

IRS as Big Brother: Social Security Numbers

Many times this blog has covered how the state and federal governments try to spy on, harass, and intimidate conservatives by forcing conservative organizations to turn in information about their donors. Now, The Daily Signal reports, “The IRS Wants Organizations to Collect Donors’ Social Security Numbers. This Tea Party Group Is Fighting Back.” A Tea Party organization is mobilizing its supporters nationwide in an attempt to stymie a proposed regulation from the Internal Revenue Service regarding Read more […]

Thought & Speech Police Are Alive and Well at University of Missouri

“I always feel like somebody’s watching me,” say the lyrics of the popular 90s song by Rockwall.  At University of Missouri today, this is more than just a feeling.  University Police are asking students to report anyone who uses “hurtful speech.” Medialite.com reports: In an email that was flagged by several Missouri-based journalists, the MUPD asked “individuals who witness incidents of hateful and/or hurtful speech or actions” to call the department’s general phone line “to continue Read more […]

Praying Coach and Freedom of Speech

The saga of the praying coach in Bremerton, Washington, continues.  Last night, the assistant coach attended the game as a member of the public as stipulated in his administrative leave agreement.  At that same game, members of the Seattle chapter of the Satanic Temple were watching the game and had requested an opportunity to do an invocation on the field.  After learning of the coach’s suspension, the group withdrew their request to perform the invocation. The Seattle Times reported this Read more […]

L.A. Mayor Chased Out of Church by Black Lives Matter

You just can’t be liberal enough to please some people. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti found that out the hard way on Monday, as a group of Black Lives Matter protesters started charging the podium at a public meeting, leading Garcetti to exit stage left surrounded by police officers. In what was supposed to be a town hall meeting at Holman United Methodist Church, Garcetti had been expected to answer questions for the community about “economic opportunity and community safety,” according Read more […]

Captain America vs. the Conservatives

Captain America can fight off Nazi supervillains, alien invaders, destruction-minded evil robots and enemy agents, but even he can’t escape the mysterious meanderings and mayhem of … the liberal writer! You have to realize the movies and comic books are separate projects. Thus far, the Captain America movies and assorted team ups have avoided overt politicization of the Captain America story line in favor of superheroic fantasy. Not so the comic books, sadly. In the comic books published Read more […]

Tolerance is for Everyone

In Atlanta, a federal judge will decide if former Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran has a valid case against the City of Atlanta. Atlanta’s Channel 11, NBC News affiliate broadcast the story: The Atlanta Fire Chief terminated after he published controversial comments about homosexuality pursued his wrongful termination case in federal court. Federal Judge Leigh May said she will make her decision on whether the case against the city of of Atlanta should be dismissed “soon.” Kelvin Cochran was fired Read more […]