Do You Know Who Launched the Shutdown? Hint: He’s Southern, a Birther, White and an Ardent Evangelical Who Serves as an Elder in His Fundamentalist Church

Do you know who launched the shutdown? Hint: He's Southern, white and an ardent evangelical who serves as an elder in his fundamentalist church. His name is Mark Meadows. Watch this news clip about him. It explains all you need to know about why it's a bad idea to have ardent evangelicals run for national office. They just don't live in a fact-based world.Of course America is on the brink because of religiously deluded conviction. Here's my friend Rachel Maddow giving a great explanation of … [Read more...]

No Place Left to Hide for the None-Too-Bright Delusional White Male Rubes Hijacking the GOP

The 40 Fools in Congress (the extremist driving this shutdown show) might as well be a global militant Islamist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in Peshawar, Pakistan. Speaking as the father of a US Marine who spent 2 tours in Afghanistan hunting for bin Laden, I say to the Tea Party/Congressional 40: Please take off those flag pins! After the faith, credit and economy of the US risks being shattered, then recovers, and this shutdown is all said and done, where do “patriots” like Lim … [Read more...]

President Obama Listened to a Heckler With Humility His Critics Are (Ususally) Wrong

 The president I know and love stood listening with respect to a heckler when he spoke today about closing Guantanamo prison. He is a big man in every sense of the word with a big heart. The "IRS scandal" and the "Benghazi scandal" are just more bash Obama "stories" that aren't about what they purport to be about. Liberals and far right conservatives have joined forces in writing off the Obama presidency so many times I’ve lost count. They did so from day one. Liberals did it by o … [Read more...]

Fox News Really Are Liars and If You Don’t Believe That Watch This

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Catholic Ideas Are Becoming Marginal to our Politics

 The sex abuse scandals that shadowed John Paul’s last years have become the defining story of his successor’s papacy, and the unexpected abdication of Benedict XVI has only confirmed the narrative of a church in disarray....READ THE REST HERE   … [Read more...]

An Intelligent Conversation (at last!) on Our Culture of Violence Guns/Entertainment/Law and the Republicans

At last, an intelligent discussion on our culture of violence. Where is the Republican Party? Please watch and please respond below. Let's talk.Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Frank Schaeffer is a writer and author of Crazy for God: How I Grew Up as One of the Elect, Helped Found the Religious Right, and Lived to Take All (or Almost All) of It Back.To book Frank to speak at your college, church or group please contact Frank HERE … [Read more...]

Good Riddance To The White Stupid Rube GOP!

  Here's my favorite Maureen Dowd column of all time! Amen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! A Lost CivilizationBy MAUREEN DOWD Published: December 8, 2012 New York Times  Instead of smallpox, plagues, drought and Conquistadors, the Republican decline will be traced to a stubborn refusal to adapt to a world where poor people and sick people and black people and brown people and female people and gay people count.As the historian Will Durant observed, “A great civilization … [Read more...]

TELL ROMNEY CLIMATE CHANGE ISN’T A JOKE

All Posts NOW please read my answer to the Republican Party, the Religious Right and the Evangelicals who have signed on for the destruction of our country by greedy traitors and fools. Click HERE to read How the Evangelicals Doomed the Republican Party, God and (Maybe) America  Frank Schaeffer is a writer and author of Crazy for God: How I Grew Up as One of the Elect, Helped Found the Religious Right, and Lived to Take All (or Almost All) of It Back.To b … [Read more...]


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