The Numbers Don’t Lie, Obamacare Is Working

Republicans have declared over and over again that the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) would destroy the economy, cost millions of jobs and cost too much for us to afford both individually and as a country. These are the same pundits and politicians who haven’t met a war they didn’t like – and some of […]

So You Believe Jesus Would Support Semi-Automatic Assault Rifles? Congrats, You’re a Fool

Conservative “Christians” never cease to amaze me.  Many of these people claim to be “followers of Jesus Christ” while being some of the most hateful, willfully ignorant, bigoted, racist, paranoid individuals I’ve ever encountered.  Which doesn’t make a whole lot of sense considering the fact that if you’re gong to call yourself a “follower of […]

Republicans Must Believe that Jesus Hates Hungry, Poor People and has a Deep-Seated Love for the Rich

I’ve always found it ironic that Republicans claim to be the party for “Christian values” or the “moral majority.”  I mean, I get why the GOP used religion as a tool to build their party; it’s a great way to manipulate people, but the whole think just reeks with irony with nearly every policy they […]

So I Wondered to Myself, What Might “Republican Jesus” Say at a Conservative Rally?

Often in this country, conservatives mix their politics with their religion.  In fact, I’ve said in doing so they’ve actually created something that’s not a political party and it’s not Christianity.  I call it “Republicanity.” They seem to believe that going to church, believing in God and saying you worship Jesus Christ suddenly makes you […]

If Jesus Were Alive He Might Not Be a Democrat, But He Damn Sure Wouldn’t Be a Republican

Republicans like to champion themselves the party of “Christian values.”  When I hear them make this claim, I can’t help but laugh. A party which brags about the death penalty, condemns the poor, cuts programs that help the needy and values guns—claims to be the party that represents Jesus Christ. That’s a joke, right? Whether […]