This is one of the reasons that I do moderate my views about religious issues. I don't have a problem with a ten commandments stone at the courthouse, but I do have a problem with nut jobs trying to take over the government. Like this from the NY Post: "MIKE BLASTS SCIENTOLOGY By STEFAN C. FRIEDMAN August 3, 2005 -- Mayor Bloomberg yesterday slammed the Church of Scientology following reports that it pumped big bucks into a councilwoman's campaign for Manhattan borough president. "I don't think it's real science," Bloomberg said. "Everything I've read about it and that's not a lot it doesn't make a lot of sense to me." The mayor made it clear that he parted ways on Scientology with Manhattan Councilwoman Margarita Lopez, who The Post reported this week pocketed nearly $100,000 in donations from Scientologists. On the City Council, Lopez steered tax funding to a controversial church-run "detox" program for 9/11 workers...." Full Story - http://www.nypost.com/news/regionalnews/51380.htm Irritating, at best. Fundamentally screwed up, at normal. Ragingly dangerous, at worst. A good reason to promote an entirely secular state?