Category: Religion

Jesus Poetry, Add Pundit

My Other Boyfriend™ discusses the disappearance of The Holiday Formerly Known as Christmas and can barely keep a straight face. See Jill’s take below with an engaging conversation by y’all, the usual suspects. The compelling question: “Why would anybody take…

It was only a matter of time…

Although it seems a long time ago, it really wasn’t, that people who came here from other places made every attempt to fit in. Assimilation wasn’t a threat to anyone – it was what the Statue of Liberty represented. E…

Bah Humbug

I love Christmas, but the wingnuts are really bringing out the Grinch in me. If I have to read one more article about how Christians are being persecuted by stores wishing them “Happy Holidays” instead of “Merry Christmas,” I might…

Anti-Christian Bias?

Do UC schools discriminate when they refuse to give credit for classes based on textbooks by Bob Jones University? According to the perpetual-victim Evangelical set, yes. Now, it’s obviously problematic if religious discrimination is actually going on. But refusing to…

In Jesus’ Name, I Pray

Or at least, I give thanks that this lady isn’t my mom. Watch the video. I promise, you will not regret it. Good LORD. UPDATE: It keeps on getting better. Check out the mp3. via Mikey.

Final Exit

This post by a long-time friend of mine details her experience going to a fundamentalist Christian church for their “haunted house.” The local White Horse (heh) Christian Center makes very clear why liberal and progessive thinking makes the baby Jesus…

Hijab Chic

Major retailers and fashion designers are now marketing to Muslim and conservative women, offering fashionable scarves and modest clothing. I’m not sure what to make of this one. Thoughts?

Worshipping God, One Wife at a Time

Well, I guess fundies do get laid after all. I probably shouldn’t make a joke, since it’s a really sad article. Especially when it’s a joke that isn’t even really mine. Mr. Jeffs, age 45, has as many as 70…