Separation of Church and State – Revisited

Ok, I’ve thought about it, and here’s what I think: First the Constitution specifically forbids any religious test (Article VI, Section 3). So, Jeff Sessions was wrong on that point. You cannot exclude any candidate for public office or government appointee on the basis of their religious beliefs (or lack thereof).   HOWEVER, “separation of […]

Freedom of Speech and of the Press

This article raises a very good question:  “Does the First Amendment protect global warming deniers?” The answer is, unequivocally and resoundingly “YES.” No federal, state, county, or local entity, nor any law enforcement or public business may restrict people’s expression concerning the pros and/or cons of various viewpoints on global warming, climate change, denying, etc. We […]

Separation of Church and State Primer

“The religious group, which will run the ark’s operations, won a federal court ruling in January that clarified that it can make religious-based hires even as it seeks a Kentucky tourism tax incentive worth millions.” Link to Article on Fox News.   “We are a religious group and we make no apology about that, and […]

The World is Going to Hell. Here’s How to Fix It.

The world is, yet again, going to hell because of the ridiculous and over-indulged “sensibilities” of the bleeding heart, politically correct liberal left. Being the practical individual I am, I am most concerned with how America can restore our country! The simplest answer involves a three-pronged approach: 1. Educate everyone. Despite the media’s best attempts […]

Hooray for Coach Joe Kennedy!

In yet another blitheringly idiotic attempt to squash the First Amendment’s protections for the free exercise of religion, the Bremerteron School District told a coach he was not allowed to pray… …AFTER THE END OF THE GAME. Thankfully, a good, savvy lawyer had the presence of mind to note, “It is a violation of the […]

Ham Sandwiches, Sausage Rolls, and Halal

The headlines are reading, “Ham Sandwiches and Sausage Rolls May Be Banned from Office Kitchens for Being Offensive.” I’m sorry, but I find the very idea of this nonsense offensive, not to mention a direct violation of my Constitutional rights. First, this is America, not Nazi Germany.  I’ll eat anything I please.  Our nation is […]