Come to Indiana: It’s a great place to be a bigot


If you love shaming and humiliating people who are different from you, come to Indiana, it’s a great place to be a bigot.A funny new comedy video is mocking the state’s new ‘religious freedom’ law. The video boasts: Whether you’re a family of bigots, a couple of bigots, or just an individual bigot, you can explore Indiana Dunes State Park, tour the covered bridges of Park County and shame and humiliate people who are different from you to your heart’s content. Earlier this week Indiana Gove … [Read more...]

‘Duck Dynasty’ star fantasizes about the rape and murder of an atheist family

Christian love: “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson fantasizes about how an atheist father would react to watching intruders behead his atheist wife and rape and kill his two atheist daughters.The conservative icon elaborated his gruesome fantasy on Friday while speaking to a crowd of conservative Christians in a ridiculous and offensive attempt to illustrate the supposed perils of atheism.According to audio surfaced by Right Wing Watch, Robertson made the remarks during a speech at a Flo … [Read more...]

Atheism on the rise: CNN investigates ‘the World of Non-Believers’

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CNN asks “Is there a God?” while promoting a special report on atheists airing Tuesday, March 24th at 9 ET/PT.The program will include interviews with American Atheists’ President David Silverman, pastor-turned-atheist Jerry DeWitt, and leading scientist Richard Dawkins.A clip previewing the program suggests the focus will be on the risks and rewards associated with “coming out” atheist to friends, family, professional colleagues, and most importantly, one’s self.In addition to th … [Read more...]

CNN airs controversial atheist ad promoting Freedom From Religion

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This week CNN has been airing a controversial ad featuring Ron Reagan describing himself as an atheist who is “not afraid of burning in hell” while warning of “the intrusion of religion into our secular government.”The following is a transcript of the TV ad promoting the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) and featuring the son of President Ronald Reagan: Hi, I'm Ron Reagan, an unabashed atheist, and I’m alarmed by the intrusion of religion into our secular government. That’s why I’m ask … [Read more...]

Lebanese host silences sexist Muslim scholar who told her to ‘shut up’

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Lebanese television host Rima Karaki silences London based Islamist scholar Hani Sibai after being told to “shut up” because “you are a woman.”Karaki pulled the plug on the sexist Muslim scholar after he refused to cooperate in an interview discussing ISIS. During the interview, Sibai insulted his host after being asked to address the questions being put to him.After some heated back and forth, an angry Sebai snarled: “Are you done? Shut up so I can talk.” A stunned Karaki asked: “How … [Read more...]

Jessa Duggar tells liberals they will burn in Hell

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Christian love: In an obnoxious Facebook rant, Jessa Duggar, reality TV star and victim of the radical Christian extremist movement known as Quiverfull, tells liberals they will burn in hell.The 22-year-old 19 Kids and Counting star addressed her thousands of followers via Facebook Wednesday in order to share a “hard truth” - hell is for real, and if you don’t do as she says God says, you will fry for an eternity.Jessa writes: I will speak to you a hard truth. I do not write this becau … [Read more...]

Bill Maher questions Obama’s reluctance to say ‘Islamic terrorism’

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Semantic shenanigans: Bill Maher questions the wisdom of President Barack Obama’s refusal to use the phrase “Islamic terrorism” when discussing the Islamic State.On Friday's broadcast of HBO's Real Time, Maher and panelists Elahe Izadi, Bill Nye and Rob Reiner discussed Obama’s semantic battle over the religious motivations behind the Islamic State.Maher said: This idea we cannot even call it ‘Islamic terrorism’ seems Orwellian to me. It seems like we’re paying a very high price for this … [Read more...]

Scientology exposed in new HBO documentary ‘Going Clear’

Scientology and the Prison of Belief: A scathing expose of the dangerous cult that presents itself as a scientific approach to spiritual enlightenment will debut on HBO on Sunday, March 29.A trailer for the new HBO documentary “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief” was released earlier this week.The Verge reports the documentary is director Alex Gibney's adaptation of author Lawrence Wright's riveting exposé of the Church of Scientology, and was one of the most talked about p … [Read more...]