Singer who filmed an ‘anti-Christian’ video is to receive an award

Singer who filmed an ‘anti-Christian’ video is to receive an award January 10, 2020
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LAST  June, the forever-outraged Calvin Freiburger of LifeSiteNews had conniptions when American pop singer and LGBT rights advocate Taylor Swift released a video that depicted ‘those who hold a Christian view of homosexuality and a bilogical [sic] view of sex as angry, dim-witted rednecks.’

Freiburger complained that the video – “You need to calm down” – features:

Caricatures of anti-LGBT protesters as screaming rednecks with cartoonish hair and tattered clothes, bearing signs such as ‘homosexuality is sin’ and a misspelled ‘get a brain morans.’

Image via YouTube/Vevo

Freiburger is now even more angry because Swift, above, is to receive an award for her pro-gay activities. This week, GLAAD announced recipients for its 31st annual Media Awards  – and Swift will receive the organisation’s Vanguard Award, which recognises:

Allies who have made a significant difference in promoting acceptance of LGBTQ+ people.

Freiburger pointed out that the singer is demanding that the Trump administration respond to a petition she launched supporting “the so-called Equality Act” which would would amend the 1964 Civil Rights Act to include “sex”, “sexual orientation”, and “gender identity” among expressly recognised non-discrimination categories in public accommodations.

The bigot wrote:

Conservatives have long warned that the bill’s true purpose is not to protect homosexual or gender-confused Americans from tangible harm, but to force religious adoption agencies to place children in same-sex homes; force other Americans such as photographers, florists, and bakers to participate in same-sex ‘weddings’; force employers and businesses to accommodate cross-dressing and sex-change treatments regardless of their own values or policies; and to force women and girls to sleep, shower, and use the bathroom alongside gender-confused males.

The Democrat-controlled House of Representatives voted to pass the act last year, but it’s considered a non-starter in the Senate and is opposed by the president.

More than 578,000 people have so far signed Swift’s petition.


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  • Raging Bee

    …and a misspelled ‘get a brain morans.’

    Um…y’all do remember that misspelling didn’t start with a Taylor Swift video, right?

  • Anon

    ‘those who hold a Christian view of homosexuality and a bilogical [sic] view of sex as angry, dim-witted rednecks.’

    She did that because they are. Let people live their lives and stop being a bigot. No one likes you, go back to your bubble where you’ll be happier.

  • Tawreos

    People like him are so fearful that they might have to treat other people with decency and respect.

  • Martin Penwald

    So, Calvin, tell me if I understood correctly: you are offended that people who share your bigoted views were represented as backward rednecks. And you think it’s not PC from Mrs. Swift to point that out. You sound like these “liberal” snowflakes you despise, don’t you think?
    Besides, your bigoted side regularly depicts LGBTQIA2S people as pædophiIe perverts: what makes you think it’s fair in this case to shamelessly misrepresents reality?

  • Tawreos

    Caricatures of anti-LGBT protesters as screaming rednecks with cartoonish hair and tattered clothes, bearing signs such as ‘homosexuality is sin’ and a misspelled ‘get a brain morans.’

    You’ll forgive me if I don’t shed a tear for this depiction of you considering that you and other religious people have spent decades portraying gay men as lisping drug users that want nothing more than to rape straight men and boys and spread disease to every person they meet. When you start writing articles about your fellow christians needing to stop that maybe we’ll listen to you on your side looking like inbred morons.

  • Jim Jones
  • WallofSleep

    Actually the video was anti-bigotry. It’s quite telling that Calvin interprets it as anti-xtian.

  • Som

    Looks like Calvin Freiburger is very jealous of Mrs. Swift since she going to receive an award for her pro-gay activities.

  • Raging Bee

    Perhaps they’re upset because they were watching a Taylor Swift video expecting to see Taylor Swift, and were horribly shocked to see far less beautiful people instead.

  • Michael Neville

    Hey Cal, this one’s for you.

    https://i.ytimg.com/vi/rB3TDuxLRKw/hqdefault.jpg

  • WallofSleep

    “… expecting to see Taylor Swift, and were horribly shocked to see far less beautiful people a mirror instead.”

    FTFY 😉

  • Lauren Greene

    Will these bigots ever stop scapegoating others to deflect attention away from their weedy gardens? I think not.

  • Old Harry

    You should try working with them when the word ‘inadvertant criticality’ is important.

  • orion dumptee

    of course NOT….its the ” Xstain way”

  • David Heath

    I know who Adam is, but (looking at the sign) who is St Eve? I didn’t realise Eve was sainted!!

  • Khanh Ho

    Anti Xtian= Anty Bigotry
    Divide by Anti
    Xtian= Bigotry

  • Lurker111

    Actually, per the Bible, it WAS “Adam and Steve.” See here:
    http://www.smbc-comics.com/index.php?db=comics&id=2409#comic
    Remember to press the Big Red Button under the comic, for a postscript.