In a limited decision today, The Supreme Court ruled that closely held, for-profit companies can cite a religious exemption to the national healthcare requirement that they provide coverage for contraceptives.

Hobby Lobby, a chain founded on Biblical teachings, challenged this aspect of the Affordable Care Act, which forces companies with over 50 employees to cover preventive care services, such as as morning-after pills, diaphragms and IUDs.

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Nuns are not typically in the habit of filing lawsuits.

But they aren't typically forced to pray while surrounded by the remnants of a strip club either.

Posted in: Religion

The founder of a children's ministry in eastern Alabama has agreed that a billboard featuring an Adolf Hitler quote was likely a bad idea.

The sign, posted near the Village Mall in Auburn, depicts five smiling children underneath a quote from the Nazi leader that reads:

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Duck Dynasty star Alan Robertson can be seen vehemently defending his dad, Phil Robertson, and his views on homosexuality in a new YouTube video.

Minister Alan, the eldest of Phil's four Robertson sons, called his father "a 21st Century prophet" at a speech in Washington, D.C. earlier this month.

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By the power vested in me, I now pronounce you Husband and Wife. You may kiss the bride... PSYCH!

So we imagine the pastor in the following image saying before he totally ruins this couple's magical wedding moment.

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Yesterday marked 4/20 and Easter, making it one of those rare times where folks celebrated the rebirth of Jesus Christ and the relaxing effects of marijuana.

Thanks to Hershey's, though, one could actually combine these occasions, as that candy company actually came out with a chocolate crucifix.

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Catholic League president Bill Donohue will not be raising a pint of Guinness in honor of St. Patrick’s Day this week.

With Sam Adams, Guinness, and Heineken all having opted NOT to sponsor the St. Patrick’s Day parades in New York and Boston this week - because those in charge barred LGBT groups from participating - Donohue has called for a boycott of all three companies.

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