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Rick Perry and religion: Does the Texas governor believe his idiotic God talk, or is he just pandering for votes? – By Christopher Hitchens – Slate Magazine

 I happened to spend several weeks in Texas earlier this year, while the Lone Star State lay under the pitiless glare of an unremitting drought. After a protracted arid interval, the state’s immodest governor, Rick Perry, announced that he was using the authority vested in him to call for prayers …