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  • Vanity: I need stock recommendations for defense contractors

    01/12/2017 9:03:10 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 43 replies
    1/12/17 | me
    If anyone has any GOOD recommendations for stock purchase of defense contractors, preferably small to mid cap, that would be awesome.
  • What if Obama stole the entire family's identity?

    12/16/2016 1:41:01 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 45 replies
    12/16/16 | me
    Okay, so I keep puzzling over the fake birth certificate and the newspaper announcements, etc. There's been plenty of speculation that the ads were placed in 2009+ which really doesn't make much sense as to how someone could do that. What I got to thinking about is that maybe the entire family is a make believe scenario Obama 'stole'. Obama Sr and Stanley Ann aren't his parents at all. His name isn't, nor ever has been, Obama and his entire family is something different that hasn't been revealed (although Frank Marshall Davis could very well be his father). I think...
  • Vanity: Does FR like Mnuchin?

    11/30/2016 2:01:01 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 54 replies
    11/30/16 | me
    What's the opinion or consensus on this guy and/or the tax changes? I am NOT a fan of class warfare and I feel like when they don't cut the taxes for the rich, there's an element of punishment. Why can't everyone single American get the same tax cuts? Why make people that make more foot more of the bill?
  • Vanity: White vote UP in Florida by 20%. Huge #

    11/08/2016 3:21:38 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 26 replies
    11/8/16 | me
    Some woman Ainsley was interviewing said we're hearing alot about the increase in the hispanic vote, and that's true, there is a good turnout. But what we're not hearing is that the white vote is up 20%. People....this is a huge number. Trump is going to take this thing. We're all SICK of the crap dished out by a corrupt gov't and MILLIONS (above her) are going to say so with a vote
  • Vanity: I need proof Planned Parenthood doesn't provide medical care

    10/21/2016 11:52:00 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 49 replies
    10/21/16 | me
    Can anyone provide solid evidence that I can use on FB to shut down the imbeciles that vomit up crap about all the 'good' PP does? Thanks
  • Trump's erecting a building without permits

    04/11/2016 2:22:42 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 66 replies
    4/11/16 | me
    Donald Trump has broken ground on a building without pulling a permit. Says Trump, "I shouldn't have to pull a permit. It's a good building. It's the building I want to build. I think it's designed well". ************* Just pointing out that Trump couldn't do the above because those aren't the RULES. So, just like he'd have to pull a permit on a building designed to code, he has to live by the rules that have been out there all along that ALL candidates have to abide by. His whining is ridiculous. Instead of telling us all how fantastic the...
  • Donald Trump on abortion: I'm Pro-Life (not according to the interview)

    02/16/2016 7:30:16 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 72 replies
    This is an interview of Donald Trump by Mark Halperin at the Iowa Freedom Summit a year ago. Donald is pro abortion, no matter how you slice it (no pun intended). He lays out several exceptions to why people should get abortions then throws that out the window and says it just depends on how pregnant someone is before they have an abortion. He has not evolved, changed, or anything else. He's lying to us
  • Donald Trump on abortion: I'm Pro-Life (Trump is very pro-abortion)

    02/16/2016 4:35:44 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 77 replies
    Bloomberg Business Youtube ^ | Published on January 24, 2015Recent | Donald Himself
    This is from January 2015. He's for abortion for all the garden variety exceptions liberals love to spout but then when pinned down further and asked if a woman is pregnant and not by reason of any of his exceptions should she have have an abortion and he said 'depends on when (in the pregnancy she is)'.... If anyone on this site is holding tight to the idea that Trump is pro life in any shape, matter or form, this should finally disspell it for you. Donald knows EXACTLY what to tout and claim to get the conservative vote and...
  • No Drudge Poll? Worried Trump isn't going to poll well

    02/07/2016 9:08:52 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 46 replies
    2/7/16 | me
    No poll on Drudge, eh? Last debate Drudge had to change it from 'who won the debate' to 'who do you prefer as president' because his guy made a bad call and didn't attend (and then lost Iowa)? Seems he's having a hard time getting his head around running a poll for this debate. Why's that? Worried the numbers won't be there? Trump really needs to slay it in NH...maybe he will. NH is very liberal. Like most conservatives on FR, I can appreciate Trump breaking through the PC wall (figuratively and literally) and stating what needs to be said...
  • The Power of Palin!

    02/01/2016 7:27:52 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 150 replies
    Well, there you have it. She is officially washed up. Her endorsing a liberal big gov't guy royally ticked me off and this is proof that she is powerless when going against conservative values.
  • Rubio Camp says Cruz will win

    01/31/2016 3:28:05 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 61 replies
    1/31/16 | me
    Did anyone else see the guy heading up the Rubio camp say on Fox that it's a certainty Cruz will win and that they're shooting for Rubio coming in 3rd?
  • Life

    01/23/2016 9:34:08 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 45 replies
    1/23/16 | me
    What's the purpose of being pro baby/pro life of an innocent, unborn, precious life, if you have a list of loopholes that just perpetuate the culture of death. And, might I not add, having all the loopholes of rape, mother's health, incest, are simply proof that you're not pro life at all. This is directed squarely at Donald Trump who is a liar and deceiver. The people on Free Republic are either falling for or looking the other way when it comes to Donald lying about his position on abortion. Isn't life life? Why should you advocate killing a baby...
  • Vanity: What's the best mattress?

    01/22/2016 5:50:55 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 107 replies
    1/22/16 | me
    Need expert freeper help: just bought the casper mattress and even though their customer service is exemplary, the mattress is entirely too hard for me. I've slept on it for 5 nights so far and I have tossed and turned every night, all night, trying to find a comfortable position. If money is no object, what's the best mattress out there?
  • Ban Muslims? We already ban Christians

    12/08/2015 5:36:06 AM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 15 replies
    12/8/15 | me
    Once again, I'm a Cruz supporter but I think Trump could pound the idiots into the ground by emphasizing the fact that we are banning everything Christian in this nation and it's only getting worse. Refugees that are coming? A fraction of a fraction of a percent are Christian. Bible in schools? Talk of Christmas? Ten Commandments on gov't property? Our first amendment protects freedom of religion and banning muslims can't work ultimately, for no other reason than the pieces of excrement will lie and say they're not muslim. But, I do think he needs to take this argument to...
  • Amazon prime vs Netflix: need opinions on which (or neither)

    11/28/2015 4:35:16 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 107 replies
    11/28/15 | me
    I currently have netflix for both dvds and streaming. Streaming doesn't seem to have alot of choices. Was thinking about signing up for Amazon Prime. I currently get my kindle books and vitamins there. Anyone here have input on the diff between AP and NF and if one is better than the other? Thanks!
  • Vanity: 76 days and the political wind leaves Trump

    11/16/2015 3:52:15 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 52 replies
    11/16/15 | me
    There are about 76 days remaining until Iowa. The polls, overall, show Trump blowing it out and he depends on/lives by, being high in the polls. His "stump" speeches are all about where he is, compared to the other candidates, in the rankings. Iowa is a state that votes very conservative, very Christian. I contend the entire race has a different fact at the end of voting there, as I believe Cruz will win Iowa. At that point you'll see a seismic shift in the political ring, where Trump is no longer at the top. Part of it will be...
  • Hollywood Superstar’s Desperate Battle With AIDS Revealed

    Decades of debauchery have finally caught up with one of Hollywood’s top megastars. In a bombshell world exclusive, can reveal that a bad-boy Tinseltown star has been hiding an explosive secret from the world: He is HIV-positive. Multiple informed sources confirm the world-famous actor, whom Radar has chosen not to identify, has been diagnosed with the deadly virus that usually leads to AIDS itself. The middle-aged star learned at least two years ago that he had contracted HIV — but he has desperately hidden it from the world, terrified his fans will turn against him.
  • Vanity: Who's the best FLA senate candidate?

    10/27/2015 2:00:03 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 12 replies
    10/27/15 | me
    I'll be at an event tonight hosted by Carlos Lopez Cantera, currently Lt. Gov in FLA but announced in July that he's running for Rubio's senate seat. What does anyone know about him? Any tips on who the most conservative candidate is?
  • Total Vanity: I need a GREAT study Bible

    09/29/2015 4:05:35 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 44 replies
    9/29/15 | me
    I am looking for a good study Bible that will really help the reader understand God's Word. I prefer it in NKJV. I currently have the Tyndale Life Application Study Bible. That may be the best out there but I'm doubting that as the notes will skip swaths of scripture or not really explain well enough to grasp. So, being as freepers ARE the smartest, most resourceful bunch in the whole wide world, I would really welcome your input and direction on this.
  • Solar generator: which is best?

    08/26/2015 6:08:29 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 42 replies
    8/26/2015 | me
    I need Freeper expertise. Does anyone have the generator pitched on Glenn Beck's show or the my solar backup (are they the same?). I know it can't back the entire house up but we are looking for one that can run the fridge and/or freezer. I just finished reading the survivalist series by A. American and Morgan (lead guy) had a solar generator. Thanks in advance for your help!
  • It's the message, not the messenger: Why Trump leads

    08/18/2015 8:00:46 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 60 replies
    8/18/15 | me
    When Fox News, GOPe or any garden variety entity/person/party, goes after Trump, they are attacking the MESSAGE, not the messenger. We who like what Trump is saying (and I'm a Cruz girl)are under attack by all the voices out there that claim we shouldn't be listening to him. This includes Glenn Beck and his team. When they attack the messenger, they're really attacking the message and when they attack the message they're attacking us, those that believe in the message. This is why every single candidate that has attacked Trump has swirled down the drain. The harder they swing at...
  • It's a Good Life: Donald Trump as Billy Mumy in Twilight Zone

    08/15/2015 8:10:58 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 20 replies
    8/15/15 | me
    In the episode of the Twilight Zone "It's a Good Life", Billy Mumy has special powers to banish his enemies to the corn field or into a Jack in the Box! I see The Donald having these same special powers where all he has to say to RandRickChrisJebMeganCarly, etc., "you're a bad man...a bad bad man" and poof! voila! they have been banished to the corn field of failure! He told Carly this morning....'be careful'....hehe I can see her head bobbing up and down now on the spring in the box!
  • Fiorina's a Liberal; Don't be deceived

    08/09/2015 11:35:53 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 70 replies
    me | 8/9/15 | Vanity
    For those that are thinking Fiorina is a good choice to get behind, that she is a good debater, goes hard after hitlery, etc., it's incumbent on all of us to know who she REALLY is: A few tidbits: When the police in Baltimore were arrested she said 'we all breathed a sigh of relief' (all over the interwebs) In 2008, Fiorina supported the Wall Street Bailout known as TARP and even advocated that it was insufficient. (Fox News) Fiorina supported portions of the Obama stimulus, particularly broadband subsidies. ....(Information Week) Fiorina called on more government intervention into the housing...
  • Flashback: Obama cuts 2008 Selective Service stamp in half...

    07/18/2015 12:53:28 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 286 replies
    7/18/15 | me
    ...and inverted the '08 portion to read '80, then stamped the bottom of a fake selective service form as if he really filled it out. Sheriff Joe's Posse proved that all forms had the entire year in the stamp....but not odumbo's. When, pray tell, will ANY of the media do their job and search out obamas's fake documents and confront him with it????
  • Vanity: What Is Ted Cruz Doing???

    06/11/2015 4:23:41 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 127 replies
    6/11/2015 | me
    Help! Even though it's early I've thrown my weight behind Ted Cruz already. Now I'm getting VERY nervous that I've been duped with his position on this trade bill. What is going on? Free Republic has alot of clout; somehow we have got to flush this out of him and either clarify it was a really bad frickin dream or throw him to the trash pile and get behind someone else. Anyone have clarity on this?
  • Need Movie Help: mentioned on Fox and Friends 2 mornings ago

    06/03/2015 5:00:08 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 20 replies
    6/3/2015 | me
    A couple mornings ago someone was interviewing 2 guys and one of the guys referenced a movie from the 1940's about our guys coming back from war and when they did, they discovered the gov't was taking guns(?), ammo(?); I can't remember exactly but the premise was the gov't taking over and the soldiers took things into their own hands. Anyone have any ideas? I know this is just vague enough to drive all of you nuts too!!
  • Must See: Do You Believe?

    03/20/2015 6:52:24 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 14 replies
    3/20/2015 | me
    Just got back from "Do You Believe?". It is excellent. There were so few people in the theatre though, and that was sad but I'm hoping that word will spread and people will pack the theatres to see it. It is so worth it! I was struck by some pretty good names, in the scheme of things, that appeared in the movie. Maybe not A list stars but not no names either. Gives me a little hope that Hollyweird is not completely hopeless. Mira Sorvino, Cybill Shepard, Ted McGinley, Brian Bosworth.... Also, the trailers had some good previews of other...
  • Retire Corrine Brown, Vote for Glo Smith!

    10/15/2014 3:24:07 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 9 replies
    Please consider supporting Glo over that crazy Corrine Brown in Jacksonville. Glo is not really being supported by the RNC (probably because she's too conservative). Please look at her website and consider a donation to a VERY worthy cause. She is a solid conservative and right up FR's alley.
  • Gay Days 'predatory' tow-truck owner arrested (the witch hunt continues)

    07/26/2014 7:01:24 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 33 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | 7/26/2014 | David Harris
    The owner of a towing company was arrested Friday and charged with illegally towing vehicles of people who took part in last month's Gay Days events in Orange County. Jason P. Combs, 44, owner of ASAP Towing, faces 29 counts of grand theft of a motor vehicle and other charges. Deputies allege he towed more than 100 vehicles June 5 to 9 from a parking lot at Westwood Town Center off International Drive, which is across the street from the event's host hotel, Doubletree by Hilton. Combs didn't have an up-to-date contract to tow vehicles or have proper signage notifying...
  • Anti Illegal Alien Rally in Altamonte Springs FLA

    07/19/2014 5:19:08 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 9 replies
    7/19/2014 | me
    CNN is planning to film the protest in Altamonte Springs at the Overpass on I-4 and Central Parkway on Saturday morning at 10 AM. Please bring your own signs and dress accordingly. Help get the word out for a HUGE SHOWING! They are housing these illegals right in our own Apopka at the Hope Community Center. They are fundamentally transforming America. It's up to US to STOP them. Time to get in the streets! In Altamonte Springs on Saturday at 10 AM: Orlando, At the Overpass on I-4 and Central Parkway, Altamonte Springs, Saturday, July 19, at 10:00 am, Traveling...
  • Rep. Alan Grayson's wife files for divorce in Orange County

    01/07/2014 12:07:27 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 60 replies
    WDBO ^ | 1/7/2014 | Joe Kelley
    Rep. Alan Grayson's wife, Lolita, filed for divorce in Orange County today (Tuesday).Read the filing here.The news was confirmed by Grayson's spokeswoman."Although the Congressman and Lolita have been together for many years, they are now separated. This has been a very difficult transition for everyone involved," read a statement. "Congressman Grayson's priority remains caring for his five children and protecting their well-being, particularly during this difficult period. To that end, we ask that you respect the privacy of all members of the Grayson family as they work through this challenging time, and we thank you for your support."It's been a...
  • Fla. congressman Grayson loses $18M in stock scheme

    12/09/2013 3:55:48 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 68 replies
    The Guardian ^ | 12/9/13 | Matthew Barakat , Associated Press
    U.S. Rep. Alan Grayson, D-Fla., lost $18 million in a scheme that cheated him and about 120 other investors out of more than $35 million, according to court papers. The Virginia man who ran the scheme, William Dean Chapman, was sentenced Friday in federal court to 12 years in prison. Prosecutors say Chapman used the money to fund a lavish lifestyle including a Lamborghini, a Ferrari and a $3 million home.
  • Poll to Freep: Would you support defunding Obamacare if it led to a government shutdown?

    09/27/2013 12:31:14 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 95 replies
    Please freep this poll. I'm sick of people running scared and selling us out over fear of the gov't shutting down.
  • Vanity: Ted Cruz is Gideon

    The story of Gideon is all about God sending a man in to battle with what appeared to those around him to be a weak army. God continued to whittle his army down until such time as Gideon felt he was going into battle with an enemy FAR greater than him and his 300 men. But God had a perfect plan; that Gideon WOULD win and Our Lord would receive all the glory as there was no way Gideon would recieve glory based on strength of his army. Continue or start, to pray fervently for success! We can win this...
  • House votes 230-189 to fund government, defund ObamaCare

    09/20/2013 8:31:22 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 25 replies
    The Hill ^ | 9/20/13 | Pete Kasperowicz
    The House on Friday passed legislation that defunds ObamaCare but would keep the government running through mid-December. The legislation was approved on a party line 230-189 vote, with Rep. Scott Rigel (Va.) the only GOP no vote. Two Democrats voted for the measure, Reps. Jim Matheson (Utah) and Mike McIntyre (N.C.). Passage of the bill sets up a showdown with the Senate, and moves the two sides closer to a possible government shutdown on Oct. 1. The ObamaCare language is expected to be stripped from the bill in the Senate, setting up a critical week of negotiations next week. House...
  • Vanity: Is Obama The Red Horse of the Apocolypse?

    09/01/2013 6:15:53 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 79 replies
    Revelation 6 ^ | 9/1/2013 | me
    Second Seal: Conflict on Earth 3 When He opened the second seal, I heard the second living creature saying, Come and see.[b] 4 Another horse, fiery red, went out. And it was granted to the one who sat on it to take peace from the earth, and that people should kill one another; and there was given to him a great sword.
  • Vanity: Obama wants Israel gone and achieves it by bombing Syria

    08/31/2013 4:12:03 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 58 replies
    8/31/13 | me
    Let's face facts people. Obama and his evil ilk know exactly what they're doing. We've heard, unequivocally, that if the US bombs Syria, Syria will attack Israel. This is the end goal for Obama. This is his way of destroying Israel without any direct attack. A big question is, where are ANY of the conservatives, in power, defending us? I know Ted has said something and Rand but, really...where's the rest of them?
  • Vanity: I need insight into Social Justice

    08/13/2013 1:29:27 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 80 replies
    8/13/13 | me
    I need help/ammo. My kids go to a small Seventh Day Adventist school in Orlando. There's a new humanities teacher and the information that's in the pamphlet about him says the 'big subject' for 8th grade is "social justice". I know what we conservatives consider SJ, and I agree with it but there are varying definitions on line. When I meet with this guy and the head of curriculum I want to be armed with as much accurate information as possible. I'm trying not to be really pissed off that this is going on. I am arming my daughter with...
  • Contact Governor Scott [Vanity: Call Rick Scott and voice your disappointment]

    07/15/2013 8:57:44 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 25 replies
    Please take the time to call Rick Scott's office and voice your opinion on the fact that a) he appointed a special prosecutor to usurp the City of Sanford's authority b) he has not made a statement about this huge travesty and c) he needs to take action against Angela Corey for her massive corruption. She actually went on HLN last night and called George a MURDERER. Where the hell does she get off doing this to the people of Florida???? Here's his #: (850) 717-9337
  • Zimmerman Verdict Watch Live Thread

    07/13/2013 5:59:30 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 309 replies
    7/13/2013 | me
    I didn't see a thread to follow and discuss the pending verdict. I have been praying fervently for George, his family and this jury. I pray he is exonerated completely as this wholely affects ALL of us. This case is about our ability to protect ourselves and it is in jeopardy.
  • George Zimmerman Live Thread

    06/25/2013 7:04:41 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 21 replies
    6/25/13 | me
    Live thread for discussion of today's proceedings.
  • Judge bars audio experts from George Zimmerman trial who say screams were not Zimmerman

    06/22/2013 7:39:32 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 87 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | 6/22/13 | By Rene Stutzman and Jeff Weiner
    In a major victory for murder suspect George Zimmerman, a judge today ruled that prosecutors may not put on the witness stand two state audio experts who say the voice heard screaming in the background of a 911 call was someone other than Zimmerman. The judge had heard three days of testimony about the science used by the state's experts and ruled that it failed to meet Florida's legal standard. One of the experts, Alan R. Reich, had concluded the voice he identified as Trayvon is heard yelling "I'm begging you" and "stop." The other, Tom Owen, says he ruled...
  • Lerner will be called back

    05/22/2013 11:59:42 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 92 replies
    Rush just said that Lerner will be called back; that she waived her right to invoke the 5th!! Gowdy was right!
  • A Season for Everything

    11/07/2012 4:24:12 PM PST · by spacejunkie2001 · 5 replies
    The Bible ^ | 11/7/2012 | God
    I felt it right to remind all of us that there are seasons for everything. Let's not despair or fight against what God has set in motion and pre-ordained as a season in the life of America and all of us. This does not mean we don't stand strong on His truth and remind everyone who will listen that we are being call to our knees in repentance and surrender but to also know that our God holds all things together and we are not to fret.
  • Obama is Christie's Brownie

    11/02/2012 4:22:36 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 54 replies
    Vanity | 11/2/12 | me
    Anyone seeing Obama become Christie's Brownie right before our very eyes? Christie overtly touting Obama as doing a great job, most fantastic guy ever, blah blah blah. And the contrast of what's going on there in NJ, in particular, is stunning. Utility workers turned away because they aren't union (holy crap), no food, water or gas; no response for many of them and the desperation is starting to top the charts. Obama and Christie will go down as huge failures on this catastrophe and it serves Christie right for touting Obama as the best thing to happen to the US...
  • RANDPAC Foreign Aid Bill Nelson

    10/10/2012 5:15:08 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 23 replies
    Youtube ^ | 10/10/12 | Rand Paul
    I live along the I-4 corridor which, as many of you know, is a crucial win for the GOP. This ad ran this morning and was awesome! There is no way people can watch this ad and vote for Bill Nelson. Of course I saw it on Fox News so,hopefully, it plays on the lamestream media.
  • Vanity: How do we know the judges we vote for?

    07/25/2012 6:57:50 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 24 replies
    7/25/2012 | me
    Does anyone have a good source that allows you to scrutinize the judges that we'll be voting for? This, to me, seems like the most sinister way to destroy our nation, as judges wield so much power, and we have no real way to vett them. This is the liberal's ultimate tool! Help in any way you can, particularly for Florida, but elsewhere is good too.
  • Vanity: When is Arpaio's next press conference?

    06/26/2012 4:52:45 PM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 25 replies
    6/26/12 | me
    When is Arpaio's next press conference? They pushed it out from mid June to late June and we're coming up on the end and I haven't heard anything lately. This would be a GREAT time to present the 'shocking' evidence, as most eyes are on Arizone right now and many are truly p*ssed at what obummer is doing regarding immigration.
  • Vanity: Please email Rick Scott; Tell him to FIRE Angela Corey

    Please take the time to email Governor Rick Scott of FLA and tell him what a travesty of justice this George and Shellie Zimmerman case is becoming because of the special prosecutor HE appointed, Angela Corey, and her horrendous debauching of the law in this state. Please go on to take him to task for even considering rewriting the Stand Your Ground law based on nothing more than a racist witch hunt.
  • Florida voters face choice over religion, politics

    04/30/2012 10:56:05 AM PDT · by spacejunkie2001 · 5 replies
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | April 29, 2012 | Anthony Man
    It sounds as appealing as apple pie: ensuring religious freedom. In reality, a proposed amendment to the Florida Constitution facing the state's voters is a much more complicated, and combustible, combination of religion and politics. Already, activists across the political spectrum are forming political action committees, holding news conferences and setting up websites as they mobilize for battle between now and November. The focus of their attention is proposed Amendment 8, which would rewrite the "religious freedom" section of the state Constitution. It would remove the longstanding ban on taxpayer funding of churches, synagogues, mosques and other religious institutions and...