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Posts Tagged ‘Bigots’

January 8th, 2017 - 10:41 pm § in Politics, Religion, Repugnants

Thoughts about snowflakes

Because you are a special snowflake, who really, really believes in what you’re doing; your feelings about something make you so special that the law just ceases to apply to special little you. “It’s the religious far-right’s ‘special snowflake’ syndrome. ThatR[...]

June 17th, 2016 - 11:35 am § in Politics

Alabama county refuses to honor Orlando victims

“Alabama county officials refused to lower flags to half-staff to honor the victims of the Orlando mass shooting this week even after President Barack Obama and Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley ordered flags to be lowered.” Read story here. The best way to deal with this is by avoiding Baldw[...]

June 14th, 2016 - 9:15 am § in Religion

Preacher praises murders of 50 “pedophiles”

“Are you sad that 50 pedophiles were killed today?” he said in the sermon. “Um — no — I think that’s great! I think that helps society. I think Orlando, Florida is a little safer tonight.” — Pastor Roger Jimenez “A Sacramento Baptist preacherR[...]

May 19th, 2016 - 12:07 pm § in Politics, Religion

Have a Bible-thumping shopping experience

A rightwing bigot, dragging her 12 kids behind her, rants inside a Target store. (Read story here.)[...]

January 31st, 2016 - 9:13 am § in Misc.

Hypocrisy: When Africans or African Americans celebate Black pride that is great, but when they demonize non blacks for their skin color, that is racism!

Farrakhan: Trump Followers Are Racist There is no better example of the “pot calling the kettle black” than Louis Farrakhan, leader of the Nation of Islam and fake “minister, accusing GOP presidential candidate Donald… DCCLOTHESLINE.COM|BY DEAN GARRISON[...]

December 16th, 2015 - 1:50 pm § in Religion, Schools & Colleges

Religious education in Tennessee

Several local school boards in Tennessee are objecting to a state curriculum that mandates teaching public school students about world religions, i.e., religions other than Christianity, and specifically, Islam. Read the story here. Below, a newspaper advertisement inviting citizens to attend a priv[...]

November 16th, 2015 - 8:12 pm § in Uncategorized

The Bigoted States of America

Yellow states are accepting Syrian refugees. Orange states are telling them to go to hell (or to a yellow state, which to them, is the same thing). How much sense does it make to blame the ISIS terror attacks on the victims of ISIS genocide and terrorism? “Syria” is the new hate term in [...]

November 11th, 2015 - 9:46 pm § in Religion

Bigoted Utah judge takes foster baby away from married lesbian couple

“They said Judge Johansen cited research that children do better when they are raised by heterosexual couples. Hoagland believes the judge actually imposed his religious beliefs.” A controversial Utah judge already facing a formal complaint for making a mother punish her daughter by cutt[...]

October 30th, 2015 - 7:27 pm § in Politics, Religion, Repugnants

GOP presidential candidates flock to gathering that makes KKK look benign

From Raw Story: “Republican presidential candidates seem to be competing over who will denounce the (nonexistent) persecution of Christians in America the loudest, with Mike Huckabee decrying the supposed “criminalization of Christianity” and Ted Cruz lambasting the “atheist Taliban” a[...]