Kentuckians reclaim their religious culture, their racism, their leech-based health plans …


There’s the Creation Museum, and now there’s this. Verily, the whole civilized world busts a gut in contemplation of these displays of superstition and religious bumpkinism. Somewhere, H.L. Mencken is laughing out loud.

Kentucky churchgoer tells of deep hurt after interracial marriage ban; Stella Harville not welcome at Gulnare Freewill baptist church after ex-pastor votes to ban couples of different races, by Ed Pilkington (Guardian)

A small baptist church in eastern Kentucky has voted to ban interracial couples from joining the congregation and from taking part in all church functions other than funerals.