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Paedophile priest plied boys with booze and cannabis

A CATHOLIC priest who pleaded guilty this week to molesting two under-age brothers is banned from "ever exercising priestly ministry," according to a statement from the Archdiocese of St Paul and Minneapolis.

Rev Curtis C Wehmeyer, 48, pleaded guilty in Ramsey County District Court to 20 counts, including one count of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, two counts of fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct and 17 counts of possessing child porn. He did not receive a plea bargain.

Welby's appointment as new Archbish of Canterbury 'a retrogressive step'

GAY Humanists have described the appointment of the present Bishop of Durham, Justin Welby, as the new Archbishop of Canterbury as “a retrograde step” as far as LGBT rights are concerned.

The Bishop is part of the evangelical wing of the Church upholding a traditional conservative interpretation of the Bible. He has spoken out firmly against gay marriage and is opposed to gay people serving as bishops.

The word 'gay' is OK says Channel 4 ... and a Scottish sheriff

SOME imbecile working for Channel 4 TV thought that viewers would choke on their Sunday lunch if they were to hear the word “gay”.

So the “compliant checker” – newspeak for censor – editing the word out of a weekend repeat of The Simpsons. The line was cut from a 1994 episode, called Homer Loves Flanders, which was aired at 12.55pm on Sunday.