Bible Spice & Blame Shifting – Adventures in Recovery

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by Calulu “Tell me what you want, what you really, really want..” - The Spice Girls from their song “Wannabe” One of those many things I've come to view differently after leaving Patriarchal Fundamentalism is the tendency of those I was around to blame … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: Every Sperm is Sacred

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With so many Quiverfull leaders, conservative law makers, Evangelicals and others wanting to redefine rape, conception parameters, tiny babies in the uterus from birth control and controlling every single aspect of reproductive … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: Stop Hitting Yourself

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              From marriedtothesea.com Comments open below NLQ Recommended Reading ... 'Breaking Their Will: Shedding Light on Religious Child Maltreatment' by Janet Heimlich ‘Quivering Daughters‘ by Hillary McFarland ‘Quiverfull: Inside the Christian Patriarchy Movement‘ by Kathryn Joyce   <A HREF="http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=US&ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Ffamiliesthatflou%2F8010%2F3a66ffe9-ddd0-4d6b-8d9b-5eebb6c82db3&Operation=NoScript">Amazon.com Widgets</A> … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: Pat Robertson’s Romantic Advice

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In response to Pat Robertson's advice that women are responsible for their husbands losing interesting in them Stephen Colbert of The Colbert Report had these words to say... … [Read more...]

Quoting Quiverfull Special Edition: Who is Supposed to do the Housework??

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QUOTING QUIVERFULL is a regular feature of NLQ – we present the actual words of noted Quiverfull leaders and ask our readers: What do you think? Agree? Disagree? This is the place to state your opinion. Please, let’s keep it respectful – but at the same time, we encourage readers … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: The “Learning” Channel?

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"White Trash" isn't a moniker that we use here but it is interesting that The Learning Channel seems determined to feature shows with a freak show element involving mostly Caucasians making fools of themselves. They might … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: New Year’s Resolutions & the Six Craziest Beliefs

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How are you and your family planning on spending tonight? Watching the ball drop on Times Square or some other way? Making any resolutions this year? As I think about things I need to personally change in the coming year I think about the most insane beliefs … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: Surviving The End Of The World What Now?

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Now that the end of the world according to a misunderstanding of the Mayan calender has come and gone some folks out there might need to make some slight, um, amends for things they did … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: Westboro Baptist

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See what happens when you start thinking about what it is you actually believe? Buzz Feed posted the 35 best times Westboro has been owned during their protests. Be sure to scroll down and watch number 26 when the Foo Fighters showed up to play them away!   … [Read more...]

Laughter is Good Medicine: What Would Jesus Buy?

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Are you feeling stressed or grumpy by the upcoming holidays?  Take a break and watch "What Would Jesus Buy?", an interesting take on how we celebrate Christmas in America. It's a documentary … [Read more...]


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