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Newsweek's Transparent Call for Legalizing Gay Marriage

Magazine's circular argument supports recognizing gay divorce and, hence, accepting gay marriage.

Time Hails the Pill While Ignoring Negative Impact

Reporter Nancy Gibbs claims it did not cause 'the liberalization of attitudes' toward sexuality.

Critics Point out Movie about Dr. Kevorkian is 'One-Sided'

USA Today, Los Angeles Times, and Boston Globe describes unbalance in HBO's movie 'You Don't Know Jack.'

'Family Guy' Creator: Palin's Down Syndrome Episode Outrage 'Partially Politically Motivated'

Seth MacFarlane tells CNN's Larry King his conscience doesn't bother him for the episode he created taking a shot at Trig Palin.

Taking the Teachers' Unions Side in New Jersey: 'Radical' Cuts to Schools on the Way

New Jerseyans, angry at the stubbornness of the teachers' unions for refusing to accept wage freezes during a recession, voted down NJ school budgets. Reporter Winnie Hu takes the side of the ...

Pentagon Rescinds Graham's Invitation, while Sharpton is Welcome at White House

Caving to 'Religious Freedom' group on National Day of Prayer event shows which religious figures the Obama administration deem important.

HBO Trailers Portray 'Dr. Death' as Noble Civil Rights Figure

Jack Kevorkian pulls no punches about what he stands for and who he is. Is a biopic really necessary?

Some in Media Say 'No' to Promoting Hook Ups

Despite the sexual messages that permeate pop culture, some young women found that hooking up isn't all that great.

Maddow Worries McVeigh's 'Voice from the Grave' Echoes, as She Plays His Old Interviews

MSNBC host explains her two-hour special is a 'riveting reminder' despite 'new rising tide of American anti-government extremism.'

WaPo Fawns Over Lawyer 'Taking Bites Out of [Catholic Church's] A**'

WaPo quotes lawyer attacking Catholic Church nine times, his opponents only given one partial quote.

Light Reaction to Second Gay Episcopalian Bishop Cheers Newsweek's Lisa Miller

Magazine's religion editor embraces 'Americans' disinterest' in bishop's sexuality.

HuffPo Columnist Calls for Pope's Arrest

Derek Beres not only calls for Pope Benedict to be arrested, but compares him to Roman Polanski.

Lady Gaga: 'It's OK not to have sex'

Pop singer declares that she is celibate, but her lyrics are full of sexual references.

WaPo Columnist Celebrates Pro-life Pharmacy's Closure

Dvorak: Maybe 'Northern Virginia Catholics Aren't as Pro-life the Rest of the Week.'

Daily Beast Writer Finds Inclusion of Abortion in New Film 'Encouraging'

Stephen Farber quotes Hollywood writers who pine for the good old days of movie abortions.

NBC Becomes New Gay Advocate

Partnership with gay magazine raises questions about coverage.

Media: Confederate History Month Proof of Conservative Racism

MSNBC and CNN fan accusatory flames

Less than 20 Percent of Young Consider Oral Sex Sex; CBS Asks 'Why the Concern?'

Researchers blame 'Clinton-Lewinsky Effect' and abstinence education for mainstreaming of sex act.

'Entertainment Tonight' Feebly Attempts to Stir up More Palin Controversy

Samantha Harris interviews Levi Johnston about Bristol Palin's new Candie's Foundation advertisement.

Homosexual Activist Group Calls Out CNN for 'Unacceptable' Segment on Gay Issues

GLAAD apparently forgot about other times that the news network allowed its bias to shine through reports.

HuffPo Columnist Asks if Pope Can Be Fired

Without proof of guilt, Andy Ostroy joins in with media in blasting the Catholic Church and Pope Benedict.

Times Headline Defines Patriotism As Forking It Over to the I.R.S.

A retired federal employee reports a flaw in a tax-prep program that could have saved him money, and the Times honors him as a true patriot: Taxpayer Could Have Kept the $600, but He Put His ...

Newsweek Calls the Catholic Church an 'All-Male Club … Keeping Modernity at Bay'

Lisa Miller's latest Catholic-hating article calls the Church 'ingrown' and 'out of touch with people.'

Media: Pope Benedict Guilty Until Proven Innocent

In Holy Week reports, broadcast networks ignore evidence in his defense

McLaren Blasts Evangelicals; Wonders Why They Dislike Him

Huffington Post columnist Brian D. McLaren compares Evangelical Christians to Milgram experiment.

Media's Go-To Christian Voice a Liberal

Huffington Post author doesn't hide his liberal view points as he promotes 'social justice.'

On NBC, Boy Scout Scandal Merits Story, But Club's 100th Anniversary Didn't

The network aired a story about bubble wrap instead of covering Boy Scouts centennial, but find more than two minutes time for scouting sex scandal.

The Religion Blog That Hates Religion

Huffington Post's new effort lists 'crusader-jihadist mentality,' 'rejection of science' as 'dangerous side-effects' of faith.