Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Daily Blend: Wednesday, February 20, 2013

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Bob Beckel
Bob Beckel
  • Canadian free speech ombudsman asked to investigate whether federal scientists are being unfairly muzzled by the government. (Y’know, as opposed to fairly muzzling them.)

  • Make a Counter-Strike map of a real Montréal metro station, get threatened with a $50,000 fine because it might, like, scare people or something.

  • In shocking news to all, a new study reveals that religion isn’t actually a very good deterrent against criminal behavior.
    (via Friendly Atheist)

  • Fox News token liberal Bob Beckel [pictured]: “When was the last time you heard about a rape on campus?” Hmm, let’s see.

  • And finally, Cardinal Roger Mahoney, “humiliated” by God after he was caught shielding child-molesting priests from justice, is “asking God to bless and forgive” … his critics. Quoth Ed Brayton: You should be in prison, you sick bastard.

  • If you have any story suggestions, feel free to leave them in the comments or send them in.