Just How Dumb Are the GOP’s White Rube Gun Nuts? Here’s How…

 "Ammon Bundy says God drove him to break into the offices of an agency that works on behalf of pileated woodpeckers, yellow warblers and other avian wonders. Bundy’s not leaving, he says, until land that we own — that is, every American citizen — is taken from us and given to some unnamed private entity.Yes, it’s comical — white privilege mixed with a “Hee Haw” parody. The only thing Bundy and his fellow burglars have accomplished thus far is to leave behind enough evidence for pros … [Read more...]

Saudi Arabia’s export of Wahhabi puritanical Islam has been one of the worst things to happen to Muslim World

"Nothing has been more corrosive to the stability and modernization of the Arab world, and the Muslim world at large, than the billions and billions of dollars the Saudis have invested since the 1970s into wiping out the pluralism of Islam — the Sufi, moderate Sunni and Shiite versions — and imposing in its place the puritanical, anti-modern, anti-women, anti-Western, anti-pluralistic Wahhabi Salafist brand of Islam promoted by the Saudi religious establishment. "It is not an accident that sev … [Read more...]

Watch out Democrats running for office in 2016. Don’t leave the denunciation of rape for God up to Fox News and the Tea Party haters

A tipping point is being inexorably reached. Sometimes reality trumps ideals. Take the nice liberal fiction that the only problem between the rest of us and radical Islam is a series of misunderstandings or bad Western actors. Consider just one day's (today's) New York Times headlines. ISIS Enshrines a Theology of Rape, ISIS Affiliate in Egypt Says It Has Beheaded Croatian Prisoner and  Nigeria: Boko Haram Is Said to Have a New Leader.Here's how the sweeping and terrifying ISIS Enshrines a Th … [Read more...]

BUSH “LEGACY” FINISHED– Should We Have Attacked the Saudis-Not Iraq? I Told You The Saudi-9/11 Story was Going to be HUGE NOW NYT TOP OF THE PAGE HEADLINE

George Bush and his oil cronies betrayed America. Period. Before the Saudi-Bush-9/11 story is over, he won't only be remembered as the worst American president ever, but as a traitor. Just wait. This is the story that will define the Bush legacy and the 2016 election too. Goodbye GOP.Just check out the New York Times headlines today. And remember that yesterday in, "Is This the Dirtiest Secret in American Government History? Did Bush Know it Was Saudi Arabia that Orchestrated and Paid For … [Read more...]

Is This the Dirtiest Secret in American Government History? Did Bush Know it Was Saudi Arabia that Orchestrated and Paid For 9/11?

No, this is not some roll out of a wacky conspiracy theory.  The New York Times just broke a story that --if true-- HAS HUGE  implications. We know that Bush foolishly attacked Iraq, that had nothing to do with 9/11.  But what if Bush/Cheney did that while knowing that our "allies," the Saudi royal family, had paid for Al Qaeda, trained them and were personally behind the 9/11 attacks?Here's an excerpt from the article. (Read the whole thing HERE.)Moussaoui Calls Saudi Princes Patro … [Read more...]

Bob Jones University Blames Abuse Victims

Evangelical Wheaton College went to court to stop women at the school getting contraceptive insurance coverage. The Evangelical Gordon College president wrote to President Obama to demand exemption from extending civil employment rights to gays. Now According to the New York Times, Bob Jones University has a long history of blaming victims for their their own sexual abuse. Question what is wrong with  evangelicals, their view of women and sexuality and abuse? They go to court to stop women from h … [Read more...]

Who Do You Believe Dylan Farrow or Woody Allen?

Child abuse matters. So does justice. Accusations that Woody Allen abused his adoptive daughter, Dylan Farrow, recently filled the headlines...Here's an excerpted part of the "Open Letter" from Dylan Farrow that was reprinted in the New York Times. Please read it and then read part of Woody Allen's excerpted response. Who do you believe?   *** (A note from Nicholas Kristof) "In 1993, accusations that Woody Allen had abused his adoptive daughter, Dylan Farrow, filled the headlines, … [Read more...]

Frank Schaeffer MSNBC Interview: Religious Delusion, the Shutdown and Evangelical America-Haters

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy  Frank Schaeffer is a writer. His latest book is And God Said, "Billy!" on Kindle, NOOK and iBook for $3.99 … [Read more...]


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