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Tyranny begins at home.

CBS, as reported by, well, nobody except for the samizdat press, has decided to bar an advertising campaign that the United Church of Christ is putting on in December. From the description of the advertising campaign, it's pretty sedate -- UCC is saying that they're an inclusive church and they'll welcome anybody who wishes to worship at one of their churches. But CBS doesn't approve of the ad, and won't air it. Why? Because the Coward in Chief is warming up a jihad against gay people, and if you welcome anyone that means you'll welcome gay people, and this apparently makes the whole idea of welcoming anyone controversial.

The money quote from the evil pixies at CBS is

«Because this commercial touches on the exclusion of gay couples and other minority groups by other individuals and organizations, and the fact that the Executive Branch has recently proposed a Constitutional Amendment to define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, this spot is unacceptable for broadcast ...»

So, what are the remaining things that are keeping the United States from being declared a fascist government?

It can happen here.

It is happening here.