I thought being an American was being able to believe what you want. Want to believe the earth is flat? Sure, why not. You want to believe that God made the world and everything in it. Sure, why not. You want believe we are all one big Darwinian accident? Sure, why not.
Everyone can believe everything they want. Talk about it. Sing about it. Build museums about it.
The government should not have a say about it. Government workers should not spend time thinking or talking about it.
Freedom and liberty mean the ability to try to convince me of every idea under the sun. And my freedom and liberty should allow me to do the same or disagree with all of you—or embrace the most crazy ideas out there.
We have to kiss the ass of the islamists? Why can’t we show the same respect to everyone else.
I try to live my life that way. Why can’t everyone else.