House Republicans Introduce Resolution Against The “War On Christmas”

Remember how before the media’s sole focus was on terrorism and the latest thing Donald Trump said, there were a few days where everyone was talking about Starbucks and how they had joined the “War On Christmas” by not having holiday graphics on their plain red paper coffee cups? That was a little over a […]

Louisiana Boy Suspended From Public School For Having Long Hair

Louisiana, especially the rigidly conservative Protestant part of the state from Alexandria northwards, has a real problem with separating church and state. If you have ever spent any time in the state, you’d know what I’m talking about; if you don’t, bear in mind that the governor wanted to slash college funding but keep tax […]

Pope Francis Prays For Paris Gunmen, Conservative Christians Are Outraged

Wednesday, three gunmen killed twelve people at the offices of Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical magazine. The attacks are believed to be in retaliation for cartoons Charlie Hebdo has printed, both recently and in the past, that often mock radical Islam and Muhammad. In countries all over the world, candles were lit, signs with the […]

Dear Conservatives, You’re Not “Pro-Life” And Nobody Is “Pro-Abortion”

Along I-10 through Louisiana, there are a number of billboards paid for by the Susan B. Anthony List (SBA List) portraying Mary Landrieu as a “pro-abortion” liberal. This ad campaign targets 3 southern Democratic senators up for re-election; Senators Kay Hagan (D-NC), Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Mark Pryor (D-AR). Despite the fact that this is […]

Christian Right Weekly Round-Up: [CENSORED], Jars of Clay & Heavenly Haikus

Please turn in your hymnals to No. 1017. Two trailer park fundies go round the outside, Round the outside, round the outside Two trailer park fundies go round the outside, Round the outside, round the outside Guess who’s back? Back again? Pillow’s back. Tell a friend! Here, put on a hard hat and join me […]

Home Depot Founder Threatens Catholic Church, Charities Over Pope Francis’ Economic Comments

Did Pope Francis know (or even care) that calling out the massive flaws with trickle-down economics would send many conservative Americans right off the deep end? The Pope didn’t once say capitalism was bad.  All he did was point out the flaws that are found in unfettered capitalism (the kind many conservative Americans want).  By […]