"Could not agree more Loren, unfortunately, the abused are fighting this battle on two fronts.One is the power of the Church itself (in Ireland they were struggling against a functioning theocracy) and the official policy of the RCC which was…"
"What is needed right now is focused and concerted attention ANYTIME this happens, followed by criminal and/or civil prosecution, regardless of the perpetrator's religious affiliation. This shit is NOT acceptable, FULL STOP."
"...if our belief in God offends you, move!
Yo, Hagee! If OUR DISBELIEF in god offends you, why don't YOU move?
For all their prating about tolerance, what Hagee and others of his ilk really want is exclusivity, christians in first place,…"
John Hagee, the charismatic Christian pastor whose 2008 endorsment of presidential candidate John McCain was disavowed by the latter because of Hagee's controversial statements about Nazis, Jews, Islam and Catholics, is back in the news again.Guess what? He also doesn't like atheists (no surprise there) and he's not too happy with pagans in the military either (see video).…See More
Hi Hugh, I have been enjoying many of yr articles thanks.
I wondered if you or anyone has come up with a good acronym for when the religious morons respond with I have FAITH? If not, I'd like to offer mine for you to spread the word, -Fictional Apparition In The Head.
The link to the full article on the Jesus vs. Occupy Wall Street post is screwed up - think you cut'n'pasted the wrong text ... and for that matter, is it REALLY necessary to post the same piece TWICE here?
Just started reading some of your articles. I've alrady posted one on my Facebook page. I like your writing and appreciate the info you bring.
(I've only been on this site for a day..LOL)
Keep up the good work
Hey Hugh! I've been enjoying lots of your Examiner articles - which led me to what I believe is the perfect Xmas present for all the pre-schoolers, my nieces and God-daughters and grand-nephews: They Might Be Giants ~ Here Comes Science! So thank you ~ that's a huge chunk of the gift list taken care of!
Actually, the rednecks are here and everywhere. Let me say, I'm not a big fan of these people. That's putting it mildly. Need I describe them? You know who I mean.This seems to be the time of year when they come out of the woodwork. Here in Indiana, as the weather gets nice, the motorcyclists are out in full force. I hate the noise cycles make. Then there's the Indianapolis 500 fans, the majority of which are rednecks. Interview them or a typical Pacer fan (big news as they face the Miami…See More
"Happy Holidays is a good enough saying for anyone at Christmas time. I support the phrase "happy holidays" rather than the bullshit most Americans were taught. Let's go back in time to look at meanings here. "Holidays"…"