What It’s Like to be a White Conservative on Twitter When You Have a Black Child

Many of you know I have a black child whom we adopted from Ethiopia after my husband came home from war.   We also have two biological children who are blonde and blue eyed.  We don’t look like your typical family, because we aren’t your typical family. (more…)

Everything You Knew About the Abortion Conversation is Wrong

View image | gettyimages.com Ever notice how people are skittish when the topic of abortion comes up?  It’s almost like conservatives hesitate to speak frankly about it, for fear of being labeled “extreme” or “fundamentalist.”  It’s as if someone wrote a “how to maintain your conservative principles and still be accepted in society” manual, which we all basically follow.  It goes something like this: (more…)


View image | gettyimages.com Thanks for taking my poll!  Here are the results as of 10:30 Central…. Trump, with 37%, was the winner.  Here’s the rundown: Read more on the Patheos Faith and Family Channel, follow Nancy on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!  

Donald Trump Says Carly Fiorina is “Beautiful” – Still Doesn’t Get It

View image | gettyimages.com Tonight at the CNN debate, Jake Tapper asked Carly Fiorina about Donald Trump’s condescending comment about her face.  Chris Cillizza explains what was said: (more…)

Who Won the CNN Debate?

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It’s a Bad Time to be a Politician: Trump & Carson Leave Others Behind

Wow — this is something. I’ve never seen the political landscape shape up like this.  In the current polls, there’s not one senator or governor even close to Donald Trump and Dr. Ben Carson.  They’re leading the Republic Presidential Primary race far and away.  In a CBS poll, Trump leads with 29% and Carson is second with 25% of those polled in early primary states. (more…)

800,000 Gallons of Jim Beam Released into a Kentucky Lake, Hit by Lightning, Ignited, and Sucked into a Tornado

My mom used to sing me a song when I was little. “If the ocean were whiskey, and I were a duck… I’d dive to the bottom and never come up.”  (Maybe this nursery rhyme only happens in Tennessee homes.) In a similar spirit, this is the oddest video ever!  The Daily Mail has a crazy story (hat tip: Debby Witt): (more…)

Hillary Dares Speak to Sexual Assault Victims After Ridiculing Bill’s Victims for 30 Years

Wow.  In a new ad called, “Hillary’s Message to Survivors of Sexual Assault,” Hillary Clinton speaks directly to victims of sexual assault: (more…)

Fiorina’s AMAZING Campaign Ad In Response to Trump Insult About her Face

Did you see how Donald Trump dissed Carly Fiorina?  Chris Cillizza has the scoop: (more…)

Watch Donald Trump Interview Himself in the Mirror (starring Jimmy Fallon)

As you may have heard, Donald Trump’s appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon broke records.  Here was the very funny opening bit, in which Jimmy Fallon — dressed as Donald Trump — interviews the real Trump on the mirror: (more…)