Good news out of Europe

A friendly insomniac tells us that the Dutch government is trying to lay down some proper rules…. An Insomniac: Pro-drugs, pro-prostitution, pro-euthanasia, but anti-burka The Dutch government, currently dominated by a right-leaning coalition, is looking to criminalise face coverings in order to outlaw the wearing of the Muslim burka. Nice to see it’s not just Continue reading Good news out of Europe

Comedy vs. "free" speech

Freedom of speech, or freedom to yell “fire” in a crowded theater? “Holocaust joke” comedians hit back at critics – Yahoo! News LONDON (Reuters) – Two stand-up comics accused of making light of the Holocaust at the Edinburgh Fringe festival hit back at their critics on Tuesday, igniting a debate about where, if anywhere, to Continue reading Comedy vs. "free" speech

"Religion of Peace" my a**!

Found this article (and hence the tidbit) over at Sisu’s place… Perlmutter – Mujahideen Blood Rituals: Beheadings, suicide bombings, and ritual mutilation are not just strategies of war but time-honored warrior traditions that are theologically sanctioned. I want to hear about this “peace” stuff again… Inigo Montoya: You keep using that word. I do not Continue reading "Religion of Peace" my a**!