Religious conservatives celebrate ‘Faith and Freedom’ by urinating on Obama’s face

Christian values? Guests and speakers at the 2014 Faith and Freedom Coalition Conference currently underway in Washington, D.C. are urinating on President Barack Obama’s face. That’s right, there are Obama urinal cakes in the men’s restroom outside the conference hall where leading Republicans are demanding America's leaders do more to defend Christian values. The Huffington Post’s Igor Bobic shared the image with the world on Twitter. Conference organizers said more than 1,000 evangelical lea … [Read more...]

Hypocrisy: Pope Francis says no to pot while sipping on wine

Pope Francis enjoys a taste during communion in St. Peter's Basilica

Wine enthusiast Pope Francis condemned the legalization of marijuana as a flawed and failed experiment on Friday, apparently unaware of the profound hypocrisy of promoting alcohol while disparaging cannabis. On Friday morning, Pope Francis made his anti-pot position clear to the International Drug Enforcement Conference currently taking place in Rome. “Let me state this in the clearest terms possible: the problem of drug use is not solved with drugs!” the Pope said . Francis told delegates att … [Read more...]

Obama to sign executive order protecting LGBT employees

President Barack Obama to sign executive order protecting LGBT employees

In a move certain to anger anti-gay Christians, President Barack Obama will sign an executive order granting the single largest expansion of LGBT workplace protections in our country’s history. The sweeping executive order will ban federal contractors from discriminating against employees on the basis of their sexual orientation or gender identity, the White House said Monday. The order comes after the repeated failure of Congress to pass the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA), which w … [Read more...]

Mormon terrorist: Oregon school shooter wanted to kill ‘sinners’

The journal of the young Oregon school shooter described as a “devout Mormon” reveals he was determined to kill “sinners” who “smoked cigarettes and took the Lord's name in vain.” Jared Michael Padgett, a 15-year-old freshman, terrorized his suburban high school last Tuesday in yet another tragic school shooting. Padgett killed fellow student, 14-year old Emilio Hoffman, in the boys' locker room, and also shot and injured a teacher, before taking his own life after exchanging gunfire with polic … [Read more...]

Company forced workers to join New Age ‘Onionhead’ cult

Onionhead and the story of Woo? Employees were forced to participate in New Age religious activities at work, and fired if they refused, according to a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). The EEOC filed a lawsuit on behalf of former employees of United Health Programs of America and its parent, Cost Containment Group, a Syosset, New York company, claiming that workers were forced to participate in a New Age religious cult called “Onionhead.” In the com … [Read more...]

Archbishop says he was unsure if priests raping children was a crime

Despicable and disgusting: In an unbelievable display of moral cowardice and deceit, the head of the Archdiocese of St. Louis said under oath that he wasn't sure whether he knew if it was illegal for priests to have sex with children. After admitting to protecting pedophile priests from prosecution, St. Louis archbishop Robert Carlson testified that he wasn't sure whether he knew if it was illegal for priests to have sex with children when he served as chancellor of the Twin Cities archdiocese … [Read more...]

Superstition and Ignorance: Three in Four Americans see Bible as Word of God

Intellectual disease: The U.S. continues to be plagued by ignorance and superstition - a recent Gallup Poll shows 75% of Americans believe the Bible is the word of God. According to the poll, twenty-eight percent of Americans believe the Bible is the actual word of God and that it should be taken literally. In addition, about half of Americans say that while the Bible may not be the literal word of god, it is the inspired word of God. In the end, a combined 75% of Americans believe the Bible is … [Read more...]

Woman kills toddler while reenacting story of Abraham

Bible study gone wrong: Inspired by a church sermon on the Book of Genesis, a Florida woman allegedly killed a 2-year-old girl and attempted to kill the girl's 10-year-old brother in a failed attempt to recreate the Biblical story of Abraham. According to police, Kymberley Dawn Lucas, 40, is accused of killing 2-year-old Elliana  and trying to kill her 10-year-old brother Ethan before trying, unsuccessfully, to end her own life. Lucas and her longtime partner had raised the boy and girl since … [Read more...]