* A U.S. judge in Boston has ruled, in two separate decisions, that a federal gay marriage ban is unconstitutional.
* The Huffington Post has always been known for pushing pseudoscience. But publishing an essay from a creationist linking Darwin to eugenics and Hitler, and editing out criticism of their choice to publish such an essay, seems an even worse offense.
* Speaking of abortion, NPR has an interesting story on how the focus of the debate is shifting from women to the fetus. Unfortunately, this is largely the result of efforts by religious fundamentalists to limit abortion rights, not secularists trying to clear up murky debate.