Colbert Takes On Michigan’s Republican Bullies

Last night, Stephen Colbert used his “The Wørd” segment to take on the Michigan Republicans who recently sabotaged an anti-bullying bill by creating a religious exemption for anti-gay bullies. Colbert points out that the bill makes “bullying just fine, so long as you get a permission slip from God.” Under the proposed law, Colbert made the case that the Book of Leviticus would give bullies license to torment not only students who are gay, but classmates who have tattoos, who wear clothes woven of two different fabrics, or who are on their period or who have touched someone who is. Watch it:

(HT: Equality Matters.)