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Kim Davis Suggests Only Christians Have ‘Valid’ Religious Liberty Arguments (Video)

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Kim Davis revealed an exceptionally shallow ability to understand religious liberty arguments for anyone who’s not a Christian.

Having spent months waving the flag of “religious liberty,” and having spent six days in jail for contempt of court, Kim Davis surprisingly was unable to apply her own argument of religious liberty to conceive how non-Christians could also have “valid” religious liberty claims in similar situations – thus making her claims invalid.

“The argument on the other side is, ‘Well, if we’re going to give a religious accommodation to someone like Kim Davis then we’re going to give a religious accommodation to an untold number of people,” Megyn Kelly explained to Davis in her Wednesday Fox News interview, offering hypothetical examples of Catholics and Muslims who might claim the right to religious accommodations also.

“Can you understand that argument?”

WATCH: Kim Davis Tells Fox News: ‘If I Resign I Lose My Voice’ (Video)

Davis could not, nor could she offer a reason why a religious accommodation might be “valid” for any non-Christian, even a Catholic.

“Other religions,” Kelly proffered, “have their own definitions of marriage, and their own beliefs of who can and cannot marry. The critics say, this is a slippery slope, if we’re going to bend the law or rules for one person with one set of objections, we’re going to have to do it for a bunch of people with others.”

“So you have millions of Christians who object to the whole same-sex marriage issue,” Davis responded. “Are their rights invalid? Are their rights not worth anything?”

Kelly did not bring up the constitutional issues of equal protection, which was the basis of the Supreme Court’s marriage ruling.

Davis repeatedly throughout her interviews has been unable to express the slightest bit of empathy for anyone but herself – especially for LGBT people.

Joe Jervis observed that Davis “evaded Megyn Kelly’s direct questions on whether non-Christians should get the same religious accommodations she is demanding.”

Hemant Mehta, the Friendly Atheist, notes that “Davis thinks that if the numbers are on her side (and they aren’t), civil rights no longer matter.” He adds, what “was most frustrating to me was the smugness with which Davis gave every answer. Because she’s a Christian, she can do no wrong. She thinks she’s above the law. She thinks a huge injustice was done to her.”

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‘Flashback Much?’: Senator Mocked for Saying IG Report Made Him Feel Like He Had ‘Dropped Acid’

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“About 25 percent of the way through it I thought I dropped acid. It’s surreal.”

A prominent Republican Senator is getting his own special due process on social media after using his precious time to question U.S. Dept. of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz by saying reading the 434 page report on the FBI’s Russia investigation was like dropping acid.

U.S. Senator John Kennedy (R-LA) admitted to Horowitz on Wednesday that he had not finished reading the lengthy document but was about 70 percent done. He also appeared to be trying to make the infractions about FISA warrants committed by FBI agents to be seen as unprecedented and historically offensive, in an attempt to serve President Donald Trump by damaging the reputation of the FBI.

“About 15 percent of the way through it made me want to heave,” Sen. Kennedy announced. “About 25 percent of the way through it I thought I dropped acid. It’s surreal.”

Someone can be heard laughing in the background.

Kennedy chose to focus on the misconduct by the FBI agents instead of on the actual investigation, which the Inspector General found to be warranted: that is, opening up the Russia probe to determine not only how Putin and his cronies attacked the U.S. election but to what extent any Trump campaign officials may have been involved.

The Louisiana Republican Senator was not done. He made clear someone would have to pay for the misdeeds.

Apparently it would not matter to Kennedy who.

“I hope you’ll tell your colleagues at the FBI that we appreciate their work, but this has got to be fixed. At minimum someone’s got to be fired,” he announced.

Many were perplexed and shared their concerns about Sen. Kennedy on social media.

 

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Ted Cruz ‘Just Pumped Nonsensical Disinformation Into American Air Waves’: Former FBI Special Agent

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During his turn to question Inspector General Michael Horowitz today, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) didn’t really ask many questions, and instead chose to use his time to rant about what he believes are the corrupt origins of the investigation into Russia’s alleged collusion with the Trump campaign.

In a tweet, MSNBC’s Clint Watts wrote that Cruz “just pumped several minutes of nonsensical disinformation into American air waves.”

Watch Cruz’s rant in the video below:

Related: Lindsey Graham Explodes in Anger Demanding to Know Why FBI ‘Didn’t Tell Trump’ His Campaign Was Under Investigation

 

 

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Lindsey Graham Explodes in Anger Demanding to Know Why FBI ‘Didn’t Tell Trump’ His Campaign Was Under Investigation

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Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham exploded in anger as he questioned Inspector General Michael Horowitz, demanding to know why the FBI did not notify then-candidate Donald Trump and his campaign in 2016 that they were the subjects of a counterintelligence investigation to determine how Russia was attacking the U.S. and if any members of the Trump campaign were involved.

Chairman Graham appeared to ignore all the signs that Donald Trump and his campaign may have been conspiring with Russia to win the 2016 presidential election, including Trump’s infamous “Russia, if you’re listening” remarks.

The FBI “never made any effort to brief Donald Trump about suspected problems within his campaign,” Graham lamented, again, ignoring the FBI was working to determine if Trump or anyone else was colluding with Russia.

The FBI did warn the Trump campaign Russia was working to undermine the election. Trump appears to have taken that warning as an invitation to an opportunity to win the election rather than to protect the nation.

“Why did they not tell him that” people like Carter Page and George Papadopoulos might be working wirh Russia, Graham asked.

Graham later says, “I hope all of us would appreciate if you really believe there may be somebody in my campaign working with a foreign power, please tell me. Why didn’t they tell Trump?”

Again, the FBI likely had reason to suspect Trump was that somebody.

Despite all this, the RNC opted to immediately post a clip of Graham defending Trump on YouTube and Twitter (below).

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