Show Prep: Tues, Dec. 23

Red Light Cameras Are A Dangerous, Money-Grubbing Scheme, Study Says

And what’s worse, as Ars Technica notes, there was no proof that the cameras actually increased safety at all.

Judge hearing bid to end Indiana nativity scene

A federal judge is taking up a request to remove a scene that’s been erected each winter for more than a half-century on a southeastern county’s courthouse lawn.

Research About Nativities, the Virgin Birth and the Traditional Christmas Story That Might Surprise Some Atheist Activists

And an additional 28 percent of the public believes that Christian symbols should be permitted, but only if other symbols are there for balance. That said, 20 percent of Americans do not believe these symbols belong on public property, according to the Pew Research Center.

Look Closely at the Sign Outside of This Firehouse. Atheists Are Calling It ‘Exclusionary and Alienating’ — and Demanding Its Removal |

The placard, which is on display at the Utica Fire Department Station 4, reads, “HAPPY BIRTHDAY JESUS WE LOVE YOU” — a message that the Freedom From Religion Foundation is demanding be immediately taken down, according to a press release from the atheist organization.

BOMBSHELL REPORT: IRS Targeted ‘Icky’ Conservative Groups | The Daily Caller

Top officials specifically targeted tea party groups and misled the public about its secret political targeting program led by ex-official Lois Lerner, according to a bombshell new congressional report.

Obamacare Enrollment Jumps By Millions — Thanks To Admin’s Auto Sign-Ups | The Daily Caller

That has led the administration to consider a new policy which would allow HHS to pick customers’ plans for them.

Student accused of spiking teacher’s drink with ‘Horny Goat Weed’ – YouTube

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CPS Threatens Dad: Let Your Kids Play Outside and We’ll Take Them Away – Hit & Run :

The kids were picked up in a patrol car and brought home. The policewoman asked to see my husband’s ID. When he refused, she said she was going to call for back-up. He said he would get his ID and went to go upstairs. She said – in front of the kids – that if he came down with anything else, “shots would be fired.”

The Night Before Christmas – Special Forces Edition

Every year for nearly a decade I’ve read this on my show at Christmas time. Long overdue to put on the new website.

St. Nicholas Center ::: Who is St. Nicholas?

The true story of Santa Claus begins with Nicholas, who was born during the third century in the village of Patara. At the time the area was Greek and is now on the southern coast of Turkey. His wealthy parents, who raised him to be a devout Christian, died in an epidemic while Nicholas was still young. Obeying Jesus’ words to “sell what you own and give the money to the poor,” Nicholas used his whole inheritance to assist the needy, the sick, and the suffering. He dedicated his life to serving God and was made Bishop of Myra while still a young man. Bishop Nicholas became known throughout the land for his generosity to those in need, his love for children, and his concern for sailors and ships.

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