Joyner’s Fake Degree and Fake University

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Self-declared "prophet" and con man Rick Joyner not only has a huge megachurch, he also owns Morningstar University and refers to himself as Dr. Rick Joyner. Unsurprisingly, it turns out that his "doctorate" is fake. In fact, he has only a high school GED that is legitimate. … [Read more...]


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Court: Texas Cannot Deny Syrian Refugee Settlement

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In an entirely predictable result, a federal judge has denied a motion from the state of Texas to prevent the federal government from settling Syrian refugees in that state. The court ruled that the case is a political dispute to be resolved by legislatures, not by the courts and that the state had failed to support its case. … [Read more...]


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New Hampshire Primary Bad for the GOP

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The Republican party leadership really hoped that the New Hampshire primary would narrow the field and firmly establish Marco Rubio as the "mainstream" alternative to Trump and Cruz, but his performance in the last debate seems to have destroyed that possibility. 67% of Republican voters said the last debate was important in making their decision. … [Read more...]


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Gaffney: Fighting Islamophobia Will Get People Killed

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Deranged anti-Muslim bigot Frank Gaffney is quite upset that President Obama actually spoke out against anti-Muslim bigotry during a visit to a mosque recently. Because why in the world would he want to do that while people like Gaffney are beating up anyone they think might be Muslim, including Hindus and Sikhs? … [Read more...]


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CFI Decides Not to Appeal FL Religious Rehab Case

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CFI's legal team has decided not to appeal the Florida case they lost last week involving public money being used for religious substance abuse programs. The reason is because they think it's doubtful that they'll get a positive result in the appeals court and are afraid that ruling would go even further than the lower court did. … [Read more...]


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About That Sodomy Bill in Michigan

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For the past several days I've seen a ton of headlines about Michigan passing a law that puts people in prison for 15 years if they have oral or anal sex. Given that the sources this has come from, like the New Civil Rights Movement, aren't exactly reliable and are prone to wildly exaggerated claims, I've also had a few people message me and ask me if it's true. So let me explain. … [Read more...]


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Delgaudio Trolls Marco Rubio

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Our old friend Eugene Delgaudio is no longer a local elected official in Virginia so now he has more time to devote to being a professional bigot and douchebag. His latest publicity stunt to keep people sending him money is trolling Marco Rubio in New Hampshire with a bunch of homemade signs criticizing him for having a single gay donor. … [Read more...]


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Gohmert: Supreme Court Declared Itself God

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Oh, Louis Gohmert. If you didn't exist, I might have to invent you just for the lulz. He guest hosted a Christian right radio show last week and said that the Supreme Court has now declared itself to be our god by allowing gay people to get married because they ignored Moses. The nerve of them! … [Read more...]


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Rafael Cruz: Secular Humanism is Our National Religion

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Rafael Cruz has never had anything more than a tenuous connection to reality so it's no surprise that he actually believes, or at least claims to believe, that we are now living in a theocracy of secular humanism. Damn, I wish he were right, but that's fantasy so ridiculous that only a Christian dominionist could possibly believe it. … [Read more...]


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Rubio: I’m as Bad as Cruz, I Promise!

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Christian right leaders have flocked to Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio doesn't like it one bit. So he had his "faith outreach director" do an interview with the Christian Post to assure the wingnuts that he's every bit as much of a Christian extremist as Cruz. He'll hate gays and women just as much as Cruz, he promises! … [Read more...]


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Giuliani Clutches Pearls Over Beyonce Performance

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This report comes to you from the Clueless and Cranky Old White Guys Department: Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani got his panties all bunched up over Beyonce's halftime performance, which symbolically was a tribute to the Black Panthers, who were founded 50 years ago like the Super Bowl. It's an outrageous insult to police officers! … [Read more...]


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Ted Cruz Gets an Exorcism!

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Okay, this is absolutely hilarious. A couple guys in Texas interrupted one of Ted Cruz' campaign speeches to attempt to perform an exorcism on him because he's possessed by demons. What makes it all the funnier is that it's people like Cruz who believe in such utter nonsense in the first place. … [Read more...]


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