(By Todd Starnes) I don’t know about you but I am honored to share a fox hole not only with you but also with the Family Research Council as we fight to defend religious liberty. Several years ago when I addressed this incredibly attractive crowd of conservatives I told you that I was one of those folks to whom President Obama referred to back in 2007: one of those “bitter clingers.”

And today I stand before you and proudly say that I am still a gun-toting, Bible-clinging, flag-waving son of a Baptist and I’m not bitter — I’m blessed. I’ve been in New York City for more than a decade now — living among the indigenous liberal population of Brooklyn. Many people ask me, “Todd, why would you subject yourself to such harsh living conditions?” READ MORE