"I have a lot of Pagan friends most of them would just throw an s on the end of God and be done with it. I personally probably would just abstain from saying that part but you know make my lips move. "
"I would be willing, with about a 1000 of my closest friends, to take this oath, after extensive legal advise of course:
"I of generally sound mind and functional intelligence, promise, along with my peers and fellow citizens, to never…"
"That's an interesting article. I wasn't aware of the GOP's efforts on that front. I'll be looking into it a bit more. I found the author's conclusion interesting that "in a simple cost-benefit analysis, the benefit…"
"You're spot on, but that's just the thing: because the Republicans see themselves losing due to this shift, they're actively considering and endorsing some major changes to the way states award Electoral College votes. If swing states…"
"You're right. It's a possible scenario in 2016. But I think it's an unlikely one over the long haul, since the electorate is becoming more progressive and diverse.
Meanwhile the GOP has split. We have the marginalized…"
"Gallup, you make several good points. I just hope that by November of 2016, the low information US electorate doesn't react to what many perceive as Obama's "liberal" 8 years by electing a (neo)conservative dingbat whose Supreme…"
"My high school principal, (1969) called me to the office a few weeks before graduation to tell me that "no atheist, communist, was gonna graduate from his school!" (I was not then, nor have I ever been a member of the communist…"
"Yes, I'd welcome another chance to see a challenge, but not at the expense of lots of students having their diplomas withheld for the several years such a process usually takes.
I'm so ashamed of my state of residence.... All our…"
"The Supreme Court has ruled repeatedly since the 19th century that it is unconstitutional to require an oath (religious or otherwise) to receive the benefit of a public trust (such as a high school diploma). If the law is passed it won't…"