Thursday, April 22, 2010

News links

Iranian cleric blames quakes on promiscuous women [BBC]. "Why, Martha, dear, you look absolutely seismic today!"

Muslim group warns 'South Park' creators of death [NPR]

Belgium's debate over banning the full-face veil hits a snag [BBC]

Sarkozy moves to ban Islamic face veils in France [NPR]

A San Francisco softball team is stripped of its 2nd place finish in the Gay Softball World Series after being deemed not gay enough [SFGate]

After thieves stole appliances from Habitat for Humanity homes, donations pour in [SFGate].

Green Day hope to 'force change' by sponsoring prom for gay teen [MTV]

UC Hastings and student group Christian Legal Society go to the Supreme Court--separation of church and state on one side, freedom of religion on the other [SFGate]

US man names Pope Benedict in Milwaukee abuse lawsuit [BBC]

1 comment:

  1. Green Day are looking a little worse for wear, aren't they?