Коллекция ссылк для 22 ноября 2015
Be cautious when buying a T-shirt with writing in a language you don't understand.
Here's an aurora no one has ever seen.
An employee shares memories of Chick-Fil-A.
As Britain de-Christianizes, paganism is making a comeback (found via Mendip).
Dolphins get stoned too (and they don't even have to worry about assholes making laws against it).
Sorry, but Syria would never go for this exchange.
When legal marijuana comes to Israel, celebrate with this (found via Mendip).
British theaters decide not to pester Star Wars fans with religion.
The wingnut media are now claiming Trump didn't really call for registering Muslims -- but he did.
Muslims condemn the Paris attack, and Muslim public opinion worldwide rejects Dâ'ish. Christian extremists Kevin Swanson and Theodore Shoebat condemn the victims. Iranian atheist Kaveh Mousavi takes a nuanced look at what's behind such violence. The world shows solidarity with Paris.
Burr Deming looks at religious moderates and extremists.
Austerity policies imposed by the European Union make Europe more vulnerable to attacks like the one in Paris.
In this comment thread I try to summarize liberalism for the right-wingers, and discover it's mostly a waste of time.
Here's a point-by-point take-down of anti-abortion arguments. It all boils down to this. In Ireland, activists help women defy barbaric laws.
This guy wants to limit freedom of speech because his imaginary friend doesn't like it.
Dâ'ish may be starting to wish they hadn't blown up that Russian airliner -- and France has been making its wrath felt as well.
A Democratic mayor in Virginia rejects Syrian refugees, gets dumped by Hillary's campaign, and gets pwned by George Takei. Since the Paris attack France has increased its commitment to the refugees, making a contrast to the US -- though apparently that map is wrong about Massachusetts. US Evangelicals are genuinely divided on the issue (found via Republic of Gilead).
Here's a graphic photo essay on Dâ'ish atrocities.
Saudi Arabia sentences a poet to death for "doubting the existence of God".
On some things, even Rand Paul is a complete wingnut.
How do we treat our soldiers?
Republicans are a counter-revolutionary party likely to lose big next year.
A good omen for future unity -- Hillary and Bernie supporters mostly like each other's candidates.
People will use drugs. Let's encourage the safest option.
Redneck idiots can't even do racist violence properly.
A Republican says Trump is destroying the party. Boring old regular conservatives launch a campaign to take him down (photo reminds me of Mr. Creosote).
The evidence is clear -- birds are dinosaurs.
Look who's got a pet frog.
(Note: The title of this week's link roundup is in Russian as a small gesture of solidarity after the terrorist destruction of the Metrojet airliner over Sinai three weeks ago.)