Republican presidential hopefuls are falling all over themselves in trying to court conservative Christians in
Ted Cruz said, there is, “no room for Christians in today's Democratic
party,” and added, “There is a liberal fascism that is dedicated to going after
believing Christians who follow the biblical teaching on marriage." Iowa
Mike Huckabee told a group of conservative preachers that, "We are moving rapidly toward the criminalization of Christianity.”
Noting that bills that both
Indiana and Arkansas
backed off of “protecting religious liberty” when several large corporations
protested that the laws would in fact allow discrimination against gays and
lesbians , Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal said, "We've got legislation in
protect people of faith and of conscience. Corporate Louisiana America
is not going to bully the governor of ."
Of course the First Prize for nutcase goes to former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, who assured us that the Rapture was coming because of Obama’s deal with
marriage equality. Iran
All of these nutcases made us wonder about Carl Perrin. We presented the question to Perrin’s former campaign manager, Aristotle Mongoose: “Is Perrin too sane to be a candidate for the presidency?
Mongoose closed the news conference. “Let me get back to you on that,” he said.