Link roundup for 10 July 2010
Ranch Chimp prays to become a better person.
Prince says the internet is over (the internet says Prince is over).
Gosh -- if we give equality to those people, society will crumble!
American Black Chick in Europe looks at interracial relationships and stupid questions about identity.
Green Eagle has another wingnut wrapup -- they keep giving him so much great material!
A real patriot helps veterans instead of using them as rhetorical fodder.
After a federal judge in Massachusetts declares part of DOMA to be unconstitutional, anti-gay rabble-rouser Andrea Lafferty insults the state. Dissenting Justice looks at the ruling here; a libertarian comment thread is here.
Wisconsin Republican Ernest Pagels joins with Texas and Montana Republicans in wanting to outlaw homosexuality (and abortion and pornography into the bargain).
Parsley's Pics has a report on the growth of far-right fringe groups.
Rand Paul's former large poll lead over Democrat Jack Conway has evaporated; the race is now tied.
The Gulf oil gusher could be fully contained by Monday. Well, let's wait and see.
Has the Jones Act been hindering the oil clean-up? No.
Rep. Bob Inglis is a Republican who tells the truth -- too bad he just lost his primary.
Sharron Angle speaks again on rape and pregnancy.
Democrats could have a better election strategy than focusing on Republican scandals.
Obama's strategy on illegal aliens is more effective than Bush's.
Life in "besieged" Gaza is better economically than in Egypt.
What proof would you need?
John Loftus looks at thirty things that must be true if Christianity is true.
Architecture in medieval Europe helped to weaken religion.
Bay of Fundie looks at the manure spreader of creationism.
Kenneth Howell was fired for hate speech, when he should have been fired for stupidity.
Would you stay with a spouse who demanded your acceptance of death as the price of the marriage?
British "metal detectorist" Dave Crisp found quite a hoard (sent by Ranch Chimp).
The US isn't alone; Europe and China are also suffering serious heat waves.