In another example of red states pushing to have their own little theocracy, apparently a politician wants to declare an official “state book.” Can you guess what that book is?
How do we know this? Associated Press reporter Melinda Deslatte fired off a tweet yesterday, letting us all know the glorious news:
Yup, GOP Louisiana Rep. Thomas Carmody want the Bible to be his state’s “official” symbolic text. The mullahs in Iran and the clerics in Afghanistan would be proud of his efforts.