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Minneapolis arch-bishop blames Satan for marriage equality

The archbishop of Minnesota’s two biggest cities argued that the devil is to blame for the legalization of marriage equality in the state, Minnesota CityPages reported on Friday. “Sodomy, abortion, contraception, pornography, the redefinition of marriage, and the denial of objective truth are just some of the forces threatening the…

Dave Zirin tells Moyers: Protesting at the Olympics more powerful than boycotting them

Progressive sportswriter Dave Zirin made the case for the United States taking part in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia in an interview with Bill Moyers on Friday. “I’m horrified by not just the laws, but some of the attendant violence that’s taking place in Russia against the LGBT community…

United Airlines honors $5 and $10 flights booked during online glitch

Human error blamed for period in which only airport and security fees were charged and customers rushed to purchase United Airlines will honour plane tickets it mistakenly sold online for between $5 and $10, the company said on Friday. Customers using the airline’s website were able to book tickets without…

Hawaiian woman wins right to have 35-letter last name on ID

A Hawaiian woman with a 35-letter surname has persuaded the Pacific island US state’s authorities to change their official ID card format, because her king-sized name won’t fit. Janice Keihanaikukauakahihuliheekahaunaele, whose traditional Hawaiian name comes from her late husband, said she would never consider using a shortened version, and so…

Christian radio host: Thinking humans influence climate change is ‘stupid, stupid, stupid’

Christian radio host Bryan Fischer sounded off in a round of denial of climate change on his show on Friday, arguing that the only thing mankind can do to influence the weather is to pray. “It is dumb, dumb, dumb,” Fischer ranted. “It is stupid, stupid, stupid. It is ignorant,…

California approves drivers’ licenses for undocumented immigrants

California is expected to offer drivers’ and law licenses to undocumented immigrants following a vote by state lawmakers late Thursday night. The Los Angeles Times reported that AB60 will introduce special drivers’ licenses bearing the marking “DP,” for “driver’s privilege.” The state Department of Motor Vehicles will set the guidelines…

W. Kamau Bell: ‘Bill O’Reilly, go eat your own d**k’

W. Kamau Bell on Thursday night attacked Fox News host Bill O’Reilly for sending a clueless correspondent to a “Muslim convention.” The correspondent accosted convention-goers, asking them whether they could name a “Christian terrorist.” Bell noted that the Muslims in the video were understandingly flustered, because they didn’t go to…

Chris Hayes declares Francis to be ‘the best pope ever’

Chris Hayes of the MSNBC show “All In with Chris Hayes” said on Thursday that he thinks Pope Francis, who has only been in office for a few months, is the “best pope ever.” Francis has been calling and talking to individuals personally by phone. He has declared that atheists…

Springsteen honors Chilean folk-hero tortured and murdered by Pinochet

Bruce Springsteen has paid tribute to a Chilean folk singer who was tortured and murdered 40 years ago this week in the early days of Augusto Pinochet’s military dictatorship. “If you are a politically inclined musician, Victor Jara continues to be a great expression of that,” Springsteen said in very…

Teens use social media to document a party that destroyed a former NFL player’s home

In upstate New York, three hundred teenagers allegedly broke in and threw a party in the vacant home of former New England Patriot, Brian Holloway. Holloway learned of the break-in and vandalism not via the police, who cleared the teenagers from the house, but from his son, who had been…

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