The Good, The Bad and the Very Very Paratonicously Ugly!

The Good! *The National Cathedral* The historic Episcopalian church in Washington DC has announced that it will begin hosting same-sex wedding ceremonies. Speaking about the decision, Cathedral dean Very Rev. Gary Hall said, "I read the Bible as seriously as fundamentalists do. And my reading of the Bible leads me to want to do this because I think it's being faithful to the kind of community that Jesus would have us be." Let's hope that the Reverend's feeling spread across America - and that more and more Americans realized that marriage equality is a universal value. ---------------- The Bad! *Congressman Tom Cotton (R-AR)* During an appearance on the Laura Ingraham radio show - the Republican Congressman argued that women are physically unfit to serve in combat roles in the military. He went as far as to say that "it's nature" that women aren't intended to serve on the front lines. However - multiple studies have proven that notion wrong. A survery of several NATO allies that allowed women to have frontline roles in Afghanistan found that they caused "no significent problems" and actually were better at intelligence gathering than their male counterparts. ----------------- and the Very Very Ugly! *Rush Limbaugh* On yesterday's broadcast of his radio show - El Rushbo really outdid himself - going on a rant about a supposed movement that's underway to "normalize" pedophilia. I think we all know what's going on here. In the world of conservative talk radio - there's only ...

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