U.S. Lags Behind ISIS in Marriage Equality

Today, in Obergefell v. Hodgesthe U.S. Supreme Court recognized same-sex marriage as a fundamental right, immediately authorizing the practice in every state.  However, on this matter, the U.S. falls short of its arch-nemesis ISIS.  As reported here at The Saturnalian last September, ISIS already has the U.S. beat in the area of marriage equality: Continue reading

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Riley Hood Threatens to Sue IPR

Constitution Party of Wisconsin Chairman Riley J. Hood

Wisconsin Constitution Party Chairman Riley Hood threatened to sue Independent Political Report (IPR) last week over publication of an April Fools’ Day article claiming Hood married former California Constitution Party Chairman Don Grundmann in a same-sex ceremony. Continue reading

ISIS Legalizes Same-Sex Marriage

According to the official website for Middle East expert Walid Shoebat, a leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) married eleven of the men he recruited into the group; thereafter consummating the relationships via anal sex.  This, along with other reports of same-sex marriages in ISIS-controlled lands, appears to suggest that ISIS has legalized same-sex marriage (for some) in the parts of Syria and Iraq that it occupies.   Continue reading