December 8th, 2007

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Huckabee makes me hurl

Check this out:

Huckabee Wanted to Isolate AIDS Patients

Mike Huckabee once advocated isolating AIDS patients from the general public, opposed increased federal funding in the search for a cure and said homosexuality could "pose a dangerous public health risk."

As a candidate for a U.S. Senate seat in 1992, Huckabee answered 229 questions submitted to him by The Associated Press. Besides a quarantine, Huckabee suggested that Hollywood celebrities fund AIDS research from their own pockets, rather than federal health agencies...


Read more, if you dare...

And meanwhile: Poll: Huckabee opens up commanding lead in Iowa
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Right-Wing Christians Defend Pagan Holiday

Not that this is earth-shattering news, but...

Once Upon a Time the Religious Right Demonized Christmas, Even Banning Its Celebration

Love the closing paragraph:
As strange as it may seem, when Religious Right legal groups go to court to battle the "War on Christmas," they may really be defending practices historically associated with the worship not of the son of God but the sun in the sky.