Category Archives: Religion

Preacher tells dads to punch away the gay.

Sean Harris, senior pastor of Berean Baptist Church in Fayetteville, doesn’t have time for any of this “pray away the gay” stuff. If you think your kid might be gay, Sean wants you to punch away the gay. Because nothing … Continue reading

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Blanche hears about Muslims.

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Blanche loves the sinner, hates the sin.

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On Catholic bishops as teachers of morality.

As the Catholic bishops strive to maintain their position as the world’s foremost advocates of ignorance, bigotry, superstition, and religious authoritarianism, this comment — posted to the Spectator website — sums up the situation pretty well:

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Julia Sweeney on Deepak Chopra.

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Torygraph goes after Dawkins’ ancestry.

Yesterday the Daily Telegraph published an idiotic piece by Adam Lusher, suggesting that Richard Dawkins, as a descendant of slaveholders, owes apology and reparations for the crimes of his ancestors. The paper has quite sensibly declined to allow comments on … Continue reading

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“Is Nicki Minaj Possessed?”

I didn’t watch the Grammy Awards, and it seems I missed the most shocking thing to hit television since the world found out that Janet Jackson has boobs. I’m no Nicki Minaj fan, but I’m generally on the side of … Continue reading

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