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The Indiana #RFRA, Memories Pizza, and the Left’s Fascist Orgasm

Posted by: Phineas on April 6, 2015 at 4:43 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas (Credit: Michael Ramirez)   “I know there is an authoritarian Left in this country, and I fear it.” —Daniel Patrick Moynihan to Richard Nixon (1970) (Preface: I should clarify something from the start — I am not a religious person. Born and raised Roman Catholic, I haven’t been to a Mass for […]

 

Obama: “Don’t criticize Islam because Christians did terrible things, too!”

Posted by: Phineas on February 5, 2015 at 3:44 pm » 10 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Sigh. While speaking at the National Prayer Breakfast, Obama warned against insulting religions, just because one has the right to do so. In the process, he engaged in some intellectually lazy moral equivalence: “Humanity’s been grappling with these questions throughout human history, and unless we get on our high horse and think […]

 

Let’s remember how #JamesFoley lived, but also how he was brutally murdered

Posted by: ST on August 23, 2014 at 12:58 pm » 6 Comments

For those of you who were under the radar and missed this horrifying news from earlier this week: In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley – and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say. Even […]

 

UN climate chief sees her job as “sacred.”

Posted by: Phineas on January 26, 2014 at 4:03 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Courtesy of the dread William Teach of Pirate’s Cove, the United Nation’s “Executive Secretary for Climate,” Cristina Figueres, sounds like she’d be more at home in a temple to Gaea than in a position supposedly dealing with empirical science. Her job, you see, is sacred: The top climate official at the United […]

 

#IranDeal: It wasn’t just the Israelis and the Saudis Obama backstabbed

Posted by: Phineas on November 26, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas There’s been a lot of talk since the weekend about the deal brokered between Iran on the one hand, and the US and its European partners on the other, that supposedly somehow represented a breakthrough in the quest to prevent the Iranian mullahs from getting their hands on nuclear weapons. Discussions have […]

 

#Shutdown follies: Priests threatened with arrest for ministering to military

Posted by: Phineas on October 4, 2013 at 7:07 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Jeez, first they threaten to arrest 90-year old WW II  veterans for visiting their own monument, now they’re going after priests who dare to hold services during the shutdown: In a stunning development, some military priests are facing arrest if they celebrate mass or practice their faith on military bases during the […]

 

North Korea: Dictator executes ex-girlfriend for doing porn, owning Bible

Posted by: Phineas on August 29, 2013 at 2:35 pm » 10 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I’ve figured it out: North Korea is the only nation founded on a bad acid trip: Kim Jong-un’s ex-girlfriend was among a dozen well-known North Korean performers who were executed by firing squad on Aug. 20, reports said Wednesday. Sources in China said singer Hyon Song-wol as well as Mun Kyong-jin, head […]

 

NC House Speaker’s office: So-called “state religion” resolution “dead”

Posted by: ST on April 4, 2013 at 6:07 pm » 3 Comments

Via ABC11/WTVD: RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis’ office said Thursday that a resolution asserting North Carolina has the power to set an official state religion is dead, and won’t go any further. The resolution, filed by two Republicans from Rowan County, declared “each state is sovereign and may independently determine how the […]

 

Clearing up confusion on the “NC wants to establish a state religion” nonsense

Posted by: ST on April 3, 2013 at 4:56 pm » 5 Comments

A brouhaha is erupting both in this state and nationwide over reports that the state of North Carolina wants to “establish a state religion” by way of a “bill” introduced in the state house. I’m hoping to clear up some confusion about this as our local Democrat-friendly mainstream media seems to want to throw misleading […]

 

Egyptian Muslim cleric threatens Copts with genocide

Posted by: Phineas on December 28, 2012 at 7:33 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s that Religion of Peace-thing, you know: Islamic leaders continue to portray the popular protests against President Morsi and his recently passed Sharia-heavy constitution as products of Egypt’s Christians. Recently, Muslim Brotherhood leader Safwat Hegazy said in an open rally, as captured on video: “A message to the church of Egypt, from an […]