This keeps cutting off half way through for whatever reason. Maybe God is trying to give me a Subliminal message...
A friend of mine sent this to me along with this message:
I'm sending this post from the Bill Maher show to you because as a gay activist/atheist I think it's the excessive mixing of the sacred and the secular in our civil laws that's preventing me and my gay/lesbian brothers and sisters from having our birthright as citizens of the USA being fully recognized.
From our first screaming moment out of our mothers' wombs we have been citizens, yet it's WE who have to make the special arrangements, if possible, to have our loved ones recognized as our legal heirs.
It's WE who have to be better, more deserving, and more knowledgeable about the laws we have to skirt in order to have productive lives.
And sadly many of us don't make it, having succumbed to the mental and physical beatings endured from the hate-filled fundies of the
It's way past time for the 20% percent of us rationalists to speak out and vote accordingly AGAINST religious candidates.”
I think Bill Maher makes a lot of sense in what he says. I hope that I am not offending my religious friends, but I have to err on the side of Rationality.