The Tennessee Shooting Proves Conservative Hypocrisy On Domestic Terrorism

On Thursday, a gunman opened fire on a military recruiting center with an assault rifle, then traveled a few miles down the road, crashed his car through a gate at a Naval Reserve center in Tennessee, and killed 4 Marines. As soon as the shooter’s name was released, the angry rhetoric began about how we […]

Explaining President Obama’s ‘Crusades’ Comment for Those Who Seem Too Simple-Minded to Understand It

When I first heard the comments made by President Obama about religious fanaticism and the Crusades, I just shook my head and sighed. Not because they were offensive, but because I knew what was coming from the conservative media: President Obama compared Christians to terrorist Islamic radicals! See, we told you he’s a Muslim who […]

Christian Right Weekly Round-Up: Pastor Pillow on the Shelf, the Cross Hugs the Crescent

Hi, I’m Pastor Pillow! I’m CPO of Cubic Zirconium Cathedral Ministries. What’s CPO? Oh, that’s Chief Pastoral Officer. Anyway, I’m so glad you could make it today. Thank goodness you brought the lighter fluid. I was going to have to rummage through the kitchen pantry for a bag of briquettes. And nothing quite ruins an […]

Right-Wing Christians Angered By Obama’s Comparison Of ISIS To The Crusades

Once upon a time, there were a series of religious wars waged by Christians against Muslims in what is today Syria, Lebanon and Israel. For nearly two hundred years between 1095 and 1291, these military actions known as crusades attempted to drive the Muslim occupants out of what European Christians believed to be the Holy […]