The Reduced Shakespeare Company is a comedy troupe that has put on parody performances of the complete works of Shakespeare, all the Great Books, American history, and the wide world of sports. Their twenty-year-old play, The Bible: The Complete Word of God (trailer) was set to open in Newtownabbey, outside of Belfast, NI. However, after getting objections from Democratic Union Party members, the town artistic council cancelled the play. After comedian Tim Minchin tweeted about it, #ThouShallNotLaugh mushroomed.
From the Sacramento Bee:
San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Monday opened a formal investigation into whether the state of Nevada improperly “dumped” psychiatric patients in his city and throughout California.
The move comes after an ongoing investigation by the Sacramento Bee uncovered data showing that since July 2008, Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital has transported more than 1,500 mentally ill patients out of southern Nevada by Greyhound bus, sending a third of those patients to California. The majority of those ended up in Los Angeles, but bus tickets show 31 cases sent to San Francisco.
Police in Alexandria, Va., said Sunday that the Idaho Republican was pulled over after his vehicle ran a red light. Police spokesman Jody Donaldson said Crapo failed field sobriety tests and was arrested at about 12:45 a.m. He was transported to the Alexandria jail and released on an unsecured $1,000 bond at about 5 a.m.
Crapo is a bishop in the Mormon church.
In a post published yesterday, Derbyshire claimed that ‘the overwhelming majority of Black Americans agree with me’ because only a small fraction of freed slaves left the U.S. to Africa after the abolition of slavery, noting that Harriet Beecher Stowe and Abraham Lincoln had at times supported efforts to resettle African Americans in Liberia….
His post was in VDARE, to which I will not link.