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A Running List of the Things Texas Conservatives Have Blamed for Gun Violence (Except Guns) A Running List of the Things Texas Conservatives Have Blamed for Gun Violence (Except Guns)

It’s been less than a week since 10 students were killed and another 13 were injured by a 17-year-old gunman in a mass shooting at Santa Fe High School, near Houston, Texas, and state officials are scrambling to avoid saying literally anything meaningful about gun control.

Texas Lt. Governor Reveals His Discriminatory Bathroom Bill Texas Lt. Governor Reveals His Discriminatory Bathroom Bill

Lieutenant governor Dan Patrick has been threatening Texas with the introduction of an economy-hobbling discrimination bill targeting transgender people and their access to public bathrooms since November, despite protests and reasonable data exhibiting what a terrible idea this is.

Texas Lt. Governor to Introduce Transphobic Bathroom Bill Texas Lt. Governor to Introduce Transphobic Bathroom Bill

Dan Patrick, the proudly transphobic lieutenant governor of Texas, announced plans to introduce an anti-trans bathroom bill similar to North Carolina’s HB2 back in November. One part of the sweeping, ultra right-wing agenda Patrick is pushing in 2017 is his “Women’s Privacy Act,” based on what he says is a “women and…

Texas Tea Party Lawmaker Pushes for Schools to Out Their Students to Parents Texas Tea Party Lawmaker Pushes for Schools to Out Their Students to Parents

Konni Burton, a Texas Tea Party state senator, has proposed a bill that would lawfully require school employees to out queer students to their parents, regardless of the students’ wishes.

American Family Association Wants People to Boycott Target For Letting Trans People Use Restrooms American Family Association Wants People to Boycott Target For Letting Trans People Use Restrooms

Last week, Target announced a policy of letting trans employees and customers use the bathroom that corresponds with their gender identity. Cue the freakout!

Liev And Naomi Hit A "Rough Patch," Rumors Of Bullock/James Sex Tape Surface, Lindsay's Checks Bounce Liev And Naomi Hit A "Rough Patch," Rumors Of Bullock/James Sex Tape Surface, Lindsay's Checks Bounce

Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber are reportedly going through a "rough patch" due to ego problems:

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