Link round-up for 16 June 2013
At Social Security Administration, a farter triumphs.
Jesus is now appearing at even worse venues than pieces of toast (found via Lady Atheist).
Are you an obscenely-wealthy one-percenter who wants a yacht that stands out from the crowd? Consider the Migaloo (found via Mendip).
Valerie Dodds pwns the prudes.
Donald Trump gets pwned on Twitter.
Here's the latest right-wing dumbth from Conservapedia (click image for bigger).
11-year-old Sebastien De La Cruz sings national anthem, gets betwittered with racism, takes high road, becomes instant celebrity.
Sin is everywhere (found via Squatlo Rant).
Iain Banks knew that good fiction reflects the complexity of reality.
Some of those weird Republican statements about rape and pregnancy trace back to a crackpot Nazi experiment.
Yes, the Paultards are still bonkers (read the comments).
US mainstream media are so diverse.
Al Gore joins the struggle to stop the Keystone XL pipeline.
Obamacare saved individual health-plan customers $2.1 billion in 2012.
Republicans just aren't what they used to be.
Anti-vaccine idiocy is bringing some old diseases back.
Republican Congressman Peter King has a track record of supporting terrorism.
Southern Baptists must adapt to a changing world (found via Republic of Gilead).
That Cheerios ad that racists hated gets high marks from regular people.
Texas is a Republican bastion -- but not for much longer.
Prince Harry did a good deed.
The atheist community could learn a lesson from the Australian army.
Iran celebrates its new moderate President.
Erdogan escalates his war with secularist protesters, and unions call for a general strike.
Islamist Syrian rebels torture and murder a 15-year-old atheist.
The Taliban behead two boys in Afghanistan.
Al-Qâ'idah's online magazine is a target for creative sabotage.
Graves reveal 800 years of human sacrifice in pre-Roman Britain.
For women hungry for sex, things aren't as easy as they might seem.
Dystopias are boring, and bad SF.
The bugs strike back: Super-tough ants and giant mosquitos invade the US.
A new proposal to beam signals to aliens is absurd and potentially dangerous.
We could easily abolish heart disease.