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K. C. Boyd, is the author of Being Christian - A Novel,: A black comedy guaranteed to take you on a wild and frightening ride deep into the dark side of the religious right. It is available on Amazon in multiple formats.

She is the go-to blogger for religion, hypocrisy, and all things church v. state.  You can read her earlier posts on The Political Carnival here and more about who she is on her own website here

The Weekly Upchuck July 26, 2015

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

  • #ReducedToThis Fact-Based Guide to Resisting Anti-Choice Propaganda in the Wake of the Attack on Planned Parenthood
  • #EvenThoghItsUnconstitutional Scott Walker signs 20-week abortion ban
  • #IlFaut ‘Stand-To:’ Holding The Line Against Christian Fascism
  • #TurnsOut One of the founders of the shadow organization attacking Planned Parenthood runs Operation Rescue
  • #ContraceptionToo? Mike Huckabee: It’s Not Enough to De-Fund Planned Parenthood, We Must End Abortion
  • #NewBadNews A 2nd doctored undercover video shows a push to get a top doctor to alter how abortions are done—but she mocks the idea of turning a profit on fetal tissue.
  • #YaGottaBeKidding Missouri State Rep Who Sued To Keep His Adult Daughters From Getting Birth Control Wins Key Court Fight
  • #WeSmellARat Watchdog Group: California Should Investigate Anti-Choice Attack Organization for Fraud
  • #KnowlegePlusAccess Publicly funded contraceptive services helped women prevent 2M unplanned pregnancies in ’13
  • #To! How Fetal Tissue Is Used For Medicine- In the battle between science and religious ideology, with so many lives and cures at stake, who’s really pro-life?
  • #WarOnWomen Christie Leads the Fight to Destroy Planned Parenthood
  • #BuckeyeWarOnWomen Under John Kasich’s watch, half of Ohio’s 14 abortion clinics closed their doors Now he’s running for President.
  • #TheCatholicChrister Jeb Bush Visits Crisis Pregnancy Center, Calls for Planned Parenthood Investigation
  • #FastTrackEmOuttaHere Senate Fast-Tracks Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood
  • #NokieDokie Republican Party Chairman Chairman Tells State To Ignore Roe v. Wade

Education

  • #ThanksToYourTaxDollars “Federal aid to Liberty’s students has grown so high that it now exceeds the revenue collected by the university.”
  • #OpenMouthInsertStupid Texas Eagle Forum Worries International Baccalaureate Program Is Turning Students into Leftists
  • #SisBoomJesus Americans United, allies say TX cheerleaders don’t have the right to display sectarian signs at games

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • #Your country on hate: KKK Applauds SC Black Church Killings, Saying the Bible Commanded It – We Need “10,000 more men like [Dylann Roof]”
  • #SowStoopid Erick Erickson Compares Pregnant Women To “Female Animals,” Calls On Companies To Stop Donating To Planned Parenthood
  • #BattyFears Theodore Shoebat says that all gays must be put to death before they turn the Boy Scouts into a Nazi-like gay army

Fifty Shades Of Propaganda, Lies And Other Some Such

  • #PukinsPukin Tony Perkins: Planned Parenthood opposes 20-week abortion bans because the “parts” are pricier
  • #ExceptSheDoesnt Walker Makes It Clear That His Wife Supports His Views On Gay Marriage
  • #PedophilesWanted David Barton claims that gay marriage will now force churches to hire pedophiles to run their day care centers
  • #OrNot Pat Robertson: Sex with Animals and Children to Become Legal Because of Gays
  • #WorseThanTrump? Huckabee Says Obama “Leading Jews to Ovens”
  • #BilliousBroadcast Steve Deace Hosts Abortion Clinic Stalker To Hype Deceptively Edited Planned Parenthood Video

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • #OneSmallStepForMankind Obama tells Congress to take note after UN okays Iran deal
  • #ScrewUsAll John Hagee’s goal: “To launch a war that will end all war since it will bring an end to human history.”
  • #SittingInNoTree Hagee & the GOP, Making fools of you & me. First comes hate,then comes war, then the planet is no more.
  • #ConflationThyNameIsGOP The Relationship Between Planned Parenthood and Redefining Marriage
  • #HaulingOutTheTropes Naturally, John Hagee reacts to the Planned Parenthood videos by likening the organization to Hitler and Mengele
  • #OnTheSeventhDayFoxSaidLetThereBePestilence Fox News Pundit Calls On God To Cast Biblical Plagues Upon Liberals And Obama
  • #DiasporaSchpilkes World Jewry ever more uneasy with Israel, major study finds
  • #Dermertitus “Logic turned on its head. Ron Dermer to Congress: Kill Iran Deal and US will still stop Iran nuclear program. Huh?”

 

If Media’s The Message

  • #WileyMoron Rick Wiles: Gays are “neo-Nazis” running the U.S., Muslim-Americans just itching to kill millions
  • #DesparatelyDuggar The Duggars Believe God Wants Them Back On The Teevee
  • #UmNoRight-wing outlet WorldNetDaily warns its readers that Seattle has fallen to Sharia law
  • #MoreDesparatelyDuggar Duggars’ desperation reaches new heights after show is canceled
  • #SavagelyEvil Michael Savage says Islamists have taken over the government and now Civil War is “the only thing that could save us”

LGBTQ

  • #DamageTheChildren GOP’s Open Season on Gay Kids Now that same-sex marriage is a right nationwide, Republicans have turned their gaze to LGBT youth.
  • #TheHeartisALonelyHunter Nigeria: Police round up 12 teenage suspects over ‘lesbian cult’
  • #AfricanJesus Pat Robertson tells Obama to listen to “his fellow Africans” and criminalize homosexuality before it destroys America
  • #HateThatGayWashItAway GOP Gov. Candidate Offers Bizarre Explanation for Why He’s No Longer Gay

 

Politics Nation

  • #BirtherBarf Scott Walker: “I don’t know” about homosexuality, evolution, Obama’s faith and love of America
  • #WomenAreLesserBeings “You don’t believe the final decision should be between a woman and her doctor?” Scott Walker: “No.”
  • #EliminateBenFromPolitics Ben Carson pushes debunked far-right claim that Planned Parenthood wants to “eliminate black people”
  • #EvilIncarnates Mike Huckabee & Ben Carson to address summit organized by radical group backing Russia’s anti-LGBT crackdown
  • #ShrinkingTent GOP turns up the volume on anti-gay rhetoric
  • #PureFroth Rick Santorum: Planned Parenthood’s a racist, segregationist group trying “to deconstruct humanity”
  • #GunningForArmageddon Cruz: Iran Deal Likely To Force Next President To Take “Direct Military Action”
  • #VituperativeFroth Rick Santorum: Legal abortion is “genocide,” Planned Parenthood a “cancer”
  • #LyingFroth Rick Santorum bizarrely claims that books featuring straight parents are banned from Mass schools
  • #InquiringMindsWantToKnow Is GOP Leadership Coordinating Harassment of Planned Parenthood With Anti-Choice Radicals?
  • #TheDonaldFlunksDogWhistling Trump’s religious talk causes unease among social conservatives
  • #StealthEvangelical GOP Presidential Hopeful John Kasich Has Overseen Closure of Half of Ohio’s Abortion Clinics
  • #AnythingForAPander GOP presidential candidates to appear with a disgraced conspiracy theorist who thinks John Brennan is a Saudi spy
  • #RememberWhen Flash back to when Perry ran to NYC to kiss Donald’s ring in 2011, like other Republicans
  • #SendHimToJail Rick Perry: “Defund #PlannedParenthood nationwide just like we did in Texas!”
  • #FrothyHeadship Rick Santorum: Scott Walker’s Wife Isn’t Subservient Enough Because She Supports Same-Sex Marriage
  • #SuckupToShelly Who’s Ahead In The ‘Sheldon Adelson Primary?
  • #WhyIndeed Why Evangelicals Like Trump
  • #MoreStealthEvangelical New to Republican race, John Kasich espouses wisdom of Torah
  • #PrinciplesOfPuke Donald Trump The ‘Moral, Principled’ Leader for Christian Nation Extremist David Lane?
  • #AntiHuman Ohio Journalists On The Real John Kasich: Anti-Union, Anti-Choice, Anti-Marriage Equality
  • #RememberThis Watch The Brutal Romney Ad Against Mike Huckabee That Never Aired
  • #HuckHurls Huckajesus asserts that President Obama ‘will take the Israelis and march them to the door of the oven”

Religion Gone Mad Gone Bad

Sausage Makers And Their Sausage

  • #GohmertsPile Gohmert says it’ll be God who deserves all the “glory and praise” if they can manage to stop the Iran deal
  • #FatLadyAintSung Indiana-Style Bill Promoting Anti-Gay Discrimination Gains Steam In Congress
  • #PanderPanderSigh Jebya says he asks God for forgiveness ‘regularly’
  • #ABCsOfDiscrimination Bill That Lets Bosses Fire Single Women For Getting Pregnant Gains Steam
  • #WillSayAnything GOP senator wonders if Obama delayed Chattanooga flag-lowering as distraction from Iran deal

Scandal

  • #PssstShhhhh Ex-Believers Accuse Jehovah’s Witness Leadership Of Covering Up Sexual Abuse
  • #CulticAbuse Woman who jumped to her death was ex-Hasidic Jew who wanted to help others to leave the sect
  • #OkWhatever Insane pastor feeds worshippers live snakes to test their faith
  • #JeezusHatesGays Vandals spray paint church that has gay pastor with marriage plans
  • #TheDevilMadeHimDoIt Jehovah’s Witness poisoner asks to be spared jailed for putting weed killer into milk of fellow worshipper
  • #TakingTheHeat Israeli Jewish brothers jailed for Jewish-Muslim school arson
  • #MaNishTaNah Rabbi gets nine years for sex offenses against four minors
  • #Oopsey ‘Faith healer’ loses appeal on sex convictions
  • #SchadenfreudeAlert Rick Perry Loses As Court Rules That He Must Face Felony Abuse Of Power Charge
  • #PredatorsForHuckabee The Duggars Incident Isn’t The First Time Mike Huckabee Has Sided With a Sexual Predator

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • #KeepinItHateful Ark. municipalities say they’re keeping anti-discrimination ordinances despite a law intended to nullify them
  • #GetYourWorryOn Federal Appeals Court Begs Supreme Court To Overrule Roe v. Wade
  • #InchByInch FEDERAL APPEALS COURT CORRECT TO REJECT BOGUS ‘RELIGIOUS FREEDOM’ CLAIMS IN WASHINGTON BIRTH CONTROL CASE
  • #OfCourseTexas Texas Supreme Court says city must repeal HERO or put it on ballot

Theocracy Rising

  • #DiminishingReturns According to the Christian Right, only the Bible and God can determine how our economic system is run.
  • #StealthEvangelicalII So called moderate John Kasich: “We Shouldn’t Try To Fix Climate Change Because That’s The Creator’s Wish”
  • #BigFatDogWhistle Kasich Quotes Jesus, Reagan “The light of a city on a hill cannot be hidden. America is that city and you are that light.”
  • #ComingToAStateNearYou Terrifying Law Turns Michigan Into A Theocracy
  • #ItAllFallsApart When you open the door to compromise in Genesis, it doesn’t take long for other doctrines to fall
  • #CrusadesAnyone? Air Force leaders hammer helpless subordinates with Evangelical “Gospel Explosion.”

Antidotes

  • Stephen Hawking Just Launched A $100m Hunt That Will Enrage The Christian Right
  • Two Christian Colleges to Allow Same-Sex Married Faculty
  • Texas Concedes Case Over Benefits for Same-Sex Couples
  • The Incredible Story Behind Bea Arthur’s Plan to Help LGBT Homeless Youth After Her Passing
  • Watch Mike Huckabee get mocked for his unbiblical shaving habits
  • NEW LGBT RIGHTS BILL WILL ENSURE THE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM RESTORATION ACT CANNOT BE USE TO DISCRIMINATE
  • White House honors 12 faith leaders as climate-change ‘champions’
  • A federal appeals court panel says Washington state can force pharmacies to dispense Plan B or other emergency contraceptives.
  • UN Security Council unanimously approves Iran deal

 

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She is the go-to blogger for religion, hypocrisy, and all things church v. state.  You can read her earlier posts on The Political Carnival here and more about who she is on her own website here

The Weekly Upchuck July 19, 2015

Abortion, Contraceptions And Other Women’s Issues

  • #HowTheyRoll The 5 Most Absurd Arguments Made Against Women’s Choice At The Right To Life Convention
  • #ThisIsF—ked Right-wing Christian ‘expert’ on feminism insists that submitting to marital rape makes Jesus happy
  • #DontBeFooled Walker’s strategy of pretending to be moderate on reproductive rights could trick some voters.”
  • #BigTentBegone GOP Presidential Hopefuls Compete Over Anti-Choice Credentials
  • #BamaWarriors Advocates Fight to Keep Tuscaloosa Abortion Clinic Open
  • #MedicalFlunkee Anti-Abortion Doctor Has Unscientific Method For Reversing The Abortion Pill
  • #AfterTheDeluge ‘Hobby Lobby’ Is About Blocking Contraception Access, Not Religious Liberty
  • #PoliticsOfDeception Profiting From Fetal Body Parts? The GOP Sure Is
  • #LeaveEmInFlames What the Planned Parenthood hoax really proves: Right-wing extremists have no qualms about destroying peoples’ lives
  • #SoCalledModerate Ohio Attorney General, On A Mission To Shutter All Abortion Clinics, to Investigate Planned Parenthood After Doctored Anti-Choice Video
  • #LiesTheyTell The doctored video “exposing” Planned Parenthood was released on Tuesday and now the entire story is falling apart
  • #TakinEmDownAnyWayHeCan Co-Founder Behind Planned Parenthood Video Has Close Ties to Abortion Clinic Violence
  • #SanityRules Warren Buffett Gives Enormous Sums in Support of Women’s Rights – Christian Conservatives Furious
  • #DeceptiveIllusions Planned Parenthood Isn’t Doing Anything Wrong—But That May Not Matter – Logic and reason simply can’t compete with #PPSellsBodyParts.

Education

  • #PukeyDumbDown Tony Perkins urges Christians to pull their kids out of public schools in the wake of SCOTUS gay marriage ruling
  • #MooreKaKa Alabama’s Supreme Court Justice, Roy Moore’s advice to parents: Pull kids out of schools that teach, “They evolved from monkeys”
  • #ThanksToYourTaxes Conservative America’s Favorite Christian University Is Thriving — Because Of Progressive Policies
  • #BarelyLiterate How Christian Fundamentalist Homeschooling Hurts Kids
  • #DoesntPassTheTasteTest GI Bill pays for unaccredited sex, Bible and massage schools
  • #WhenStupidsInChargeMiss. school district claims it keeps violating the First Amendment because it just doesn’t understand the law
  • #EtcEtcEtc Creationists Take Down Another Top Professor

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • #OneAndTheSame KKK Applauds the SC Church Killings, Saying the Bible Commanded It – We Need “10,000 more men like [Dylann Roof]”
  • #DoNoHarm? Ben Carson listed as speaker at conference organized by pastor who thinks gay people should be killed

Fifty Shades Of Lying Propaganda

  • #WontBeFooledAgain 3 Deceptive Edits In The Video Claiming Planned Parenthood Is “Selling Aborted Baby Parts”
  • #FromTheWarmongersWhoBroughtYouIraq Obama’s Iran Nuclear Concession Is Worse Than Chamberlain’s Munich Sellout
  • #SwiftboatingWomen Planned Parenthood Doesn’t Sell Fetuses: The Real Story Behind That Shady Think Progress Video​

If Media’s The Message

  • #RenderUntoJeffress Fox pastor: ‘Render unto Caesar’ means ‘the real Jesus’ wants churches to rat on hungry immigrants
  • #EgadsTheGirlsArentGettingPreggers Fox and Co. Go Psycho Over Clinics That Give Teens Birth Control
  • #SavagelyStupid Michael Savage: Liberals Using LGBT Rights To ‘Eliminate Males’
  • #EverSoChristian Fox Pastor – “Jesus Wants Churches to Turn Over Undocumented Immigrants, Not Feed or Shelter Them”
  • #CrossedARedLine American Family Association Spokesman Bryan Fischer Tweets Link to White Supremacist Site
  • #BarefootPregnantDumbedDown Fox News goes nuts over clinics that give teens free birth control
  • #Boom! TLC officially cancels ’19 Kids and Counting’ after Josh Duggar admits to molesting girls as a teen
  • #ShouldaBeenASlamDunk Canceling Duggars: Too Little, Too Late?
  • #FogAlert Watch A Climate Scientist Explain The Reality Of Global Warming To PatRobertson’s 700 Club

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • #EndTImesLobby 1st there was the NRA, then there was AIPAC. Now, John Hagee’s newest lobbing group, headed by Gary Bauer, to bring political muscle to the pro-Israel cause
  • #KeepinEmScared No, Mr. Netanyahu, Iran Isn’t Trying to Take Over the World & It Isn’t ISIL
  • #RememberingGW After Iran deal, the Gog and Magog war between Obama and Netanyahu begins
  • #BestInPropaganda Conservative Critics of the Iran Deal Get Ready for Another Iraq War Deception Strategy
  • #TwoStatesMyBippy Israel aims to build settlement despite Supreme Court order
  • #GayAvek Democrats see Jewish voters remaining loyal despite GOP efforts to court them after Iran pact
  • #TheFinalWar Joel Rosenberg, Messianic Jew and good friend of the Netanyahu Govt. tweets that we must “prepare for possibility Israel could team up with Saudi Arabia, the Gulf states, Egypt & Jordan to attack Iran.”
  • #OyVey AIPAC has launched a new advisory group, Citizens for a Nuclear Free Iran, whose advisory board includes five former Democratic members of Congress: Sens. Evan Bayh (Ind.), Mark Begich (Alaska), Mary Landrieu (La.) and Joseph Lieberman (Conn.) will spend approximately $20 million on advocating against the Iran Deal, including advertising in 30 to 40 states.
  • #PotKettle Frothy, quite the theocrat himself, and who is “not for a two-state solution” says of Iranians. “They are radical theocrats. We cannot contain them.”
  • #ElfinPolitics Gary Bauer of the CUFI Action Fund: “We’re going to go all out, as challenging as it will be, to get the 67 votes that we will need in the United States Senate” to nix the deal”
  • #ChristerScrewLoose Pastor Jim Bakker blames Obama’s Iran deal for California’s drought and the Second Coming of Christ
  • #Meshuggina AIPAC to fight White House head to head in Congress over Iran deal
  • #CourtingEndTimes Presidential candidates make their pitch to Christian Zionists

 

Heard At CUFI Conference

  • #Theocrat Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) “We need leaders on their knees before God.”
  • #Theocrat Trent Frank (R-AZ) ” If there had never been an Israel, there would probably never have been an America.”
  • #BigFatTheocrat Mike Huckabee: “John Kerry should get up on his crutches, he ought to walk out of that room, go straight to Jerusalem, hug Benjamin Netanyahu and say, ‘We are going to stand with our real friend,”

Military

  • #BlazingMikey ‘We’ll Go to War Over That!’: Mikey Weinstein Calls for Firing of Vocal Anti-Gay Marriage Chaplains- Faces Off With Christian Leader

Politics Nation

  • #AintGonnaHappen Frothy Calls For A Constitutional Amendment To Ban Same-Sex Marriage
  • #OrallyChallenged Frothy Calls Gay Marriage And Abortion A Spreading ‘Cancer’
  • #HeAndTenOthers Scott Walker Says His Presidential Bid Is ‘God’s Plan’
  • #GoAheadAndSuffer Mike Huckabee says Christians must be “willing to suffer” for disobeying the “unjust” SCOTUS gay marriage ruling
  • #SpotCome As Frothy considers love affair w/his dog, He Says He’s Always Been Right About ‘Man on Dog’ Warning
  • #CallTheirBluff Republicans want to use nuclear deal in campaign against Hillary & the Dems but they might overplay their hand.
  • #FrothySpew Rick Santorum: If we try to “take down the Confederate flag, let’s take down Planned Parenthood”
  • #MindNumbing Walker Implies That Gays Are Pedophiles
  • #FrothySeeAbove Santorum – Don’t Vote for Walker, His Wife Supports Gays

Religion Gone Bad Gone Mad

  • #ErrantBible Captive Virgins, Polygamy, Sex Slaves: What Marriage Would Look Like if We Actually Followed the Bible
  • #BartonBarf David Barton: God Opposes Retirement Because It ‘Is A Pagan Concept’
  • #StirringTheFearPot Religious Right will mark 9/11 anniversary by accusing gays & women of inviting God’s judgment
  • #UglyMan Scott Walker’s Offensive Claim About Gay Men And Children
  • #LikeTheEverReadyBunny Stone homos” pastor warns of contracting the “sodomite demon” at restaurants, on dates
  • #SonOfAPreacherMan 5 faith facts about Scott Walker
  • #FatLadyAIntSung We’re likely to see an uptick in the use of religion to justify illegal LGBT discrimination after EEOC decision

Sausage Makers And Their Sausage

  • #BrownbacksTheMatterWithKansas Brownback’s office: Religious freedom order doesn’t apply to local government
  • #NotTheOnion Governor Abbot is sending the Texas State Guard to make sure that the USA doesn’t take over Texas.
  • #MehScience Ted Cruz Is Really Excited About Pluto. So Why Does He Want to Cripple NASA?
  • #SayWhat? Breaking: Republican US Senators Kill LGBT Students’ Anti-Bullying Bill
  • #MehWomen House GOP Pulls Breast Cancer Bill Over Unfounded #Abortion Concerns
  • #BooOnTucky KENTUCKY’S ANTI-LGBT COUNTY CLERKS GETTING AN ASSIST FROM STATE POLITICIANS
  • #UnitedStatesOfTheocracy Republicans In Congress Push A Federal Evangelical License To Discriminate Law

Scandal

  • #UnAppealing ‘Healing touch’ faith healer who asked clients to be naked loses appeal
  • #HowToSayArsonGateInHebrew? Three Jewish Terrorist Suspects in Israeli Church-Burning Identified – - and Hushed Up
  • #AnointedOne Largely unrepentant ex-Mars Hill’s Mark Driscoll is back in numerous pulpits
  • #SexPest Rabbi Eliezer Berland’s Aide Detained By Police In Hunt For Missing For Missing Hasidic Leader
  • #19AndCropping Josh Duggar missing from family’s Facebook photo — ‘family values’ fans are furious
  • #BecauseJesus Florida church sends $1,000 collection notice to single mother because she didn’t tithe
  • #ReligiousQuackeryAbounds Autism: how unorthodox treatments by quacks like Jim Humble can exploit the vulnerable
  • #WorseThanCosby Evangelical pastor arrested for sex abuse after being found with 13-year-old girl in backseat of a car
  • #TakeEmDown Group Behind Planned Parenthood Sting Video May Have Tricked IRS, Donors

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • #MoorePuke Roy Moore To RW Extremists: LGBTQs Need ‘God, Not Government’
  • #SoDuh Court To Liberty University: Your Liability Insurance Doesn’t Cover Kidnapping Children From Their Gay Parents
  • #TheCompanyHeKeeps Justice Roy Moore accepts award from radical anti-choice group that blamed 9/11 on legal abortion
  • #NaNaNiBooBoo GOP Texas Judge Will Only Marry Same-Sex Couples If They Sign A Form Saying He’d Rather Not
  • #STFU Anti-LGBT Kentucky clerk insists he is ‘being violated’ by governor’s order to follow law he swore to uphold
  • #HeHathIssues ‘Homosexual behavior leads to death’: Ford engineer sues for religious right to harass gay co-workers
  • #MooreIsLess Ala. Supreme Court Justice — Satan Made U.S. Supreme Court Rule in Favor of Marriage
  • #KYRarelyDisapoints First round of legal challenges to the SCOTUS marriage equality ruling happened in Kentucky Monday.
  • #SayethTheFelon Tom DeLay urges Congress to punish entire federal court system for SCOTUS gay marriage decision
  • #HamheadHurl Ken Ham Advances Lawsuit Against KY Over Life-Size Noah’s Ark; State Argues Biblical Ark Is a Tool for Evangelism

Theocracy Rising

  • #BrokenLawz County Clerk In Trouble For Displaying 20 Crosses On Wall
  • #ServingNow Rep. Robert Pittenger says that his “primary mission” as a member of Congress is to be “an emissary for Christ”
  • #AndTheyreArmed Anti-government groups urge local officials, backed by armed militias, to defy SCOTUS on marriage
  • #Oy Religious Freedom bill picks up momentum in the House.
  • #KingOPhobe Steve King Wants Congress To Officially Resolve That Equality ‘Perverts’ Marriage
  • #AhButItDoes Brownback’s office: Religious freedom order doesn’t apply to local government
  • #VotesTheBible NC Republican tells religious gathering that his “primary mission” as a congressman is to promote the Gospel of Christ.
  • #GodsArmy Evangelical policy activists raise ‘God’s army’ at Colorado Springs conference

Antidotes

 

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She is the go-to blogger for religion, hypocrisy, and all things church v. state.  You can read her earlier posts on The Political Carnival here and more about who she is on her own website here

The Weekly Upchuck June 21, 2015

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

Begin The Crusades

Education

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • #UncleTom Black pro-gun pastor, E. W. Jackson, tells Fox: ‘Hate crime’ means shooter is prejudiced against ‘biblical views’ — not race
  • #ForTheLoveOfGod 30 of the Most Violent Exhortations from the Bible, Torah and Quran
  • #HittingBottom Sandy Rios of The American Family Association: Obama ‘Enjoyed’ Charleston Shooting
  • #EwwwwJackson Fox News pastor EW Jackson links gay people to #CharlestonShooting, says they created anti-Christian climate
  • #OilySickSlick Texas Oil Exec Stops His Car to Punch a Gay Pedestrian Unconscious

Fifty Shades Of Lies And Propaganda

  • #OrkinMan Tom DeLay fears martial law is coming, hails Cliven Bundy over armed standoff
  • #OrkinRedux Tom DeLay pledges to defy the “ten” justices on the Supreme Court over marriage equality
  • #FalseFlag Lindsey Graham downplays race after black church shooting: People ‘looking for Christians to kill them’
  • #Goebbelesque Why (Racist) Conservatives Only Talk About ‘Religious Liberty’ Re Charleston

Fifty Shades Of Stark Raving Mad

  • #PropheticPoop Apparently, American Pharoah’s Triple Crown is a prophetic sign that Christians are poised to take over the culture
  • #NastyRacistAssholes NRA board member blames Charleston shooting deaths on pastor’s vote against guns in churches

If Media’s The Message

  • #HasHeReadTheBible? Fox pundit warns of polygamy if marriage laws aren’t based on ‘scripture’
  • #TheComfortOfHate Ray Comfort has a new movie coming out aimed at helping Christians defend their “convictions about homosexuality and gay marriage.”
  • #MarxistInTheFOXhole Fox host freaks out over ‘Marxist’ Pope Francis: He is ‘the most dangerous person on the
  • #SavageIgnoramus Michael Savage: Pope Francis Like False Prophet ‘Directing Mankind To Worship The Antichrist’
  • #AmberGrainsOfHomophobia Iowa radio host Jan Mickelson furious about the LGBT “freak show,” Caitlyn Jenner’s transition
  • #HereATrollThereATroll Houston man trolls airwaves with anti-gay ads
  • #DoocyDoozer Fox’s Steve Doocy: In the wake of Charleston, we must arm our pastors and priests.- it’s an attack on Christians
  • #TruthBusters Fox News contributor dismisses claim that #CharlestonShooting was racial hate crime, says it’s about abortion rights

Israel, End Times And Hagee

  • #SpawnOfBill Anne Graham Lotz says gay marriage is Satanic and pushing the world into the End Times
  • #BecauseEndTimes Greg Laurie on Israel and End Times Prophecy: ‘America Needs Israel More Than Israel Needs America’
  • #DanceWithTheirDevil Israeli schools are using a Bible curriculum designed by Hobby Lobby’s team of Evangelical scholars
  • #WakeUpDiaspora! Israel’s Religion Minister: ‘Reform Jews Are a Disaster to the Nation’
  • #ComeOneComeAllAndJoinTheApocalyse When it comes to inciting a clash of civilizations, no one trumps the fundie Xtians
  • #BeginTheEnd Israel Church Set Ablaze in Possible Jewish Extremist Attack
  • #UppingTheAnte Netanyahu refuses U.S. request to disavow Michael Oren’s claims Obama abandoned Israel

LGBT Issues

  • #BoycottLouisiana Bobby Jindal will not be deterred: Standing firm against SSM
  • #WhatAFeteItWillBe 175,000 Pledge To Party If Anti-Gay Australia Couple Divorces Over Same-Sex Marriage
  • #WhyAreThereSoManySongsAboutRainbows? Homophobic “Christian” Threatens to Call Police On Widow
  • #InTheirFaces Baltimore Woman Vows To Make Her ‘Relentlessly Gay’ Yard Even Gayer After Homophobic Note

Politics Nation

  • #BatsInHisBelfry Greg Gianforte, aspiring Republican governor of Montana, urges college students to reject policy that favors savings plans and retirement options because, like Noah, Christians have “an obligation to work” until they are hundreds of years old
  • RememberThis? Jebya Tells Pamela Geller He Will ‘Trust His Brother’ to Deal With the ‘Islamic Threat’
  • #PureFroth Rick Santorum says he will fight a court ruling for gay marriage as part of “protecting children”
  • #BringsToMindPedophileForHuckabee Rick Santorum asked about child molestation, answers by boasting about his opposition to gay marriage
  • #PartyOfFools Why Bush, Rubio Can’t Quit the Radical Right
  • #SprigOHate FRC’s Peter Sprigg cannot support Donald Trump in his run for president because Trump invited Catilyn Jenner to be a judge at the Miss USA Pageant.
  • #JustDoIt JEB OPPOSES FRANCIS ON CLIMATE CHANGE AT HIS PERIL
  • #BecauseTheyVote If US nones are growing, why does the Republican campaign often feel like a revival meeting?
  • #BecauseGOP Why Do Republican Officials Keep Partnering With Christian-Nation Extremist David Lane?
  • #LovesGlocksHatesHumanity Huckabee: If Only Somebody in That Prayer Meeting Had a Concealed Carry…
  • #RacistToTheMarrow Lindsey Graham: The Confederate flag is “part of who we are” in South Carolina — even if “it’s a racist symbol”
  • #NeverForget Jeb Bush Brags About Interfering In Schiavo Case At Conservative Conference
  • #HawkALoogie Huckabee: ‘One Racist Lunatic’ Doesn’t Mean The Confederate Flag Is Problematic
  • #RacistPedophileLovingPig Huckabee: South Carolina Can’t Be Racist Because They Elected Haley And Scott
  • #BigFrothyPussy Rick Santorum won’t say if he thinks the Confederate Flag should come down. His opinion is that he should keep his mouth shut and look the other way. Rick Santorum is a coward.

Religion Gone Mad Gone Bad

Sausage Makers And Their Sausage

  • #HotMess GOP Rep. Jody Hice claims that secularism breeds Big Government, divorce, crime and gang violence
  • #StateElectionsMatter Michigan lawmaker Gary Glenn wants school officials held criminally liable for teaching students about homosexuality
  • #AndHeNeverWIll Iowa’s Governor Branstad is the only man in the state who can authorize payment for an abortion He’s never done so.

  • #PersistenceAndTheLongGame Michigan Republicans Cindy Gamrat & Todd Courser introduce bills setting the stage for “RFRA for Marriage”
  • #GoodChristianManspeak Bobby Jindal Attacks President Obama’s Gun Violence Comments As ‘Completely Shameful’
  • #RacistPigs Mike Huckabee, Lindsey Graham and Rick Perry have all defended states flying the Confederate flag
  • #RememberPencesFolly IBM Punishes Louisiana For Governor’s Anti-Gay Executive Order

Scandal

Science/History – - Or Not

  • #TangledUpInMiley Creationist Ken Ham on Miley Cyrus’ sex life: If evolution is true, why not involve an animal?
  • #Truthbomb The Founders Loathed Superstition and We Were Never a Christian Nation
  • #Boom! How Pope Francis just destroyed the GOP’s religious con artists

Theocracy Rising

  • #WontStand Michigan And North Carolina Republicans Enact Un-Constitutional Theocratic Laws
  • #AntiAmerican Matt Staver: Christians Must Stand Their Ground, ‘Disobey’ Unjust Laws Limiting Religious Freedom
  • #WhatsNext?TheGuillotines? When the Creation Museum is named a ‘top workplace,’ we’re in trouble
  • #TheocracyRisen Sen. James Lankford will receive the D. James Kennedy Center for Christian Statesmanship’s Distinguished Christian Statesman Award at a ceremony on Capitol Hill
  • #GameOn Southern Baptists declare ‘spiritual warfare’ on Supreme Court with resolution denying marriage authority
  • #BiblicalLaw Texas GOPers Take Anti-Constitutional Position on Supreme Court and Marriage
  • #GrandOldPukes NH GOPers demand RNC official shut up or resign after learning she supports gay marriage
  • #TheocracyAlert Jeb Bush Says Catholic Dogma Trumps US Government
  • #GohmertsTheocraticPile Louie Gohmert tells the Supreme Court: Jesus’ law more important than constitutional law

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Your Weekly Upchucks: Shocking Religion News by Author @KCBoyd3

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Please welcome back regular guest contributor, author of Being Christian and the go-to blogger on religion, hypocrisy, and all things church v. state,  K.C. Boyd. You might remember her from her earlier posts. You can link over to her site here for the rest of this post. It’s well worth a look, because I left out a ton of great upchuckable stuff, including antidotes! These are but a few of her weekly "where religion meets your rights" collection:

Your Weekly Upchucks: The place where religion meets your rights

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

Christian Nation

  • Rushed To The Loo-Chuck: Ted Cruz And GOP Leaders Record Ads For Far-Right Groups: ‘God’s People’ Must ‘Restore’ American Values
  • Right-Wing Bilge: Theocracy in one easy lesson: GOP CANDIDATES SHOULD ‘KISS THE SON’, JESUS.
  • Thanks To The Scrotum: SCOTUS Victory Helps Hobby Lobby CEO Build $800 Million Bible Museum
  • Duh Chuck: NFL admits mistake in penalizing Muslim player for post-touchdown prayer
  • Upchuck Ejaculate: Frothy Joins the Green Family in OKC to launch the Museum of the Bible initiative.
  • Third World Upchuck: Amid troubling lack of oversight, there are serious questions about the quality of healthcare provided by missionaries in Africa
  • Upchuck Is A Civil Right: Catholic Leaders Say California Abortion Insurance Policy Is a Civil Rights Violation
  • Oversize Load: Jefferson would be repulsed by Justice Scalia

Creationism

  • Is That A Speck Of Ham In My Upchuck? “There’s a slippery slope in regard to authority,” “If you say that the history in Genesis is not true… why shouldn’t you just reinterpret what marriage means?”
  • Ch-Ching! A Chuckie Lightbulb Moment: Creationism Is About Gay Marriage, Not Science

Education

  • Tippecanoe And Upchuck Too: Ohio public school’s band’s ‘Salvation’ shirts prompt complaint
  • And Jesus Hurled: TN Teen Leaves Private Christian Academy After Disturbing Racist Bullying
  • Ben Carson Makes Us Ready To Upchuck: Fox’s Ben Carson: AP History Curriculum Would Make “Most People … Ready To Go Sign Up For ISIS”
  • Take Thine Frickin’ Revisionism & Shove It: Colorado: “Sickouts” close schools again over changes to history curriculum & links to teacher pay.

Electioneering

  • Not Christian Enough-Chough: Why Chris Christie and Jeb Bush were snubbed by social conservative leaders
  • Take Her To The Woodshed-Chuck: Whack Job Joni Ernst Flat-Out Lied About Supporting Personhood Amendment
  • Bemoaning Democracy’s Demise Chuck: Anti-Choice Super PAC Aims to Swing Senate Control With Attacks on Pro-Choice Democrats
  • AIPAC Hurls: How Israel Lobby Wooed (Coerced) a Lonely Lawmaker
  • The Glory Of Upchuck? Pat Robertson: Electing Mike Huckabee Would Be A ‘Hallelujah Moment’ For America? More like an F-U.
  • Equality Sux-Chux? GOP Congressional Candidate Refuses To Debate At ‘Suspect Venue’ Of Islamic Community Center
  • Women Have A Problem With Misogyny-Chuck: Colorado GOP gubernatorial candidate Has ‘Big Problem’ With IUDs
  • And This Chuck: Colorado GOP gubernatorial candidate dismisses climate change: A higher power has it figured out
  • Graham’s Crackers Belong In S’mores Chuck: Looking for a VP slot. End Times-ing Lindsey Graham Explores 2016 Bid for Presidency
  • Exterminator Sprays: Tom DeLay Wants To Run For Office Again To Expose ‘Radical Marxist’ Obama

End Times, Israel And John Hagee

  • Binge And Purge: Michele Bachmann: The GOP’s End Times ‘Foreign Policy Expert’
  • So Bye-Bye Miss American Pie. Took My Chevy To The Levy And The Levy Was Full. Of Upchuck: What does a Republican-controlled Congress look like in 2015?
  • Leaving Us Behind Chuck? Belligerent, loud and willing to smash. It looks like the Apocalypse Caucus.
  • And John Hagee ‘s Jowls Quiver: PM Netanyahu suggests force on the table if US agrees to ‘bad deal’ with Iran

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • Because He Can-Chuck: MN man upset over hand-holding in gay bar shoots couple with BB gun, shouts Bible verses
  • Puce Green: Pat Robertson: Obama ‘Trained’ To Protect Islam
  • Def Don’t Like Her-Chuck: Islamophobes (as in Pamela Gellar) sue New York transit authority for denying anti-Islamic bus ad
  • Shooting Her Mouth Off-Chuck: Ark. Firing Range Owner Announces ‘Muslim-Free’ Zone
  • Still Don’t Like Her-Chuck: Pamela Geller: Oklahoma Beheading Was The Next 9/11
  • Haven’t We Seen This Movie Before Chuck: It Might Be Time To Bring Back Internment Camps For Muslims
  • The Huckster Hawks A Big One: President Obama doesn’t want America to be the superpower, the exceptional nation that I believe God made us to be.”

Fifty Shades Of Lies, Propaganda And General Hypocrisy

  • You Had Me At Upchuck: Anti-Gay Activist Peter LaBarbera: I’m Like A Jew In Nazi Germany!
  • Because It Ain’t Tebow’s God, Chuck: Muslim NFL player penalized for praying after touchdown
  • Sexual Upchuck: Hallelujah! Christians Pole Dance for Jesus in Texas
  • Orwelllian Puke: In the world where up is down – - Texas Supreme Court justice: Churches went to sleep, let progressives take over
  • Tony Puking: With teen pregnancies down, Tony Perkins is up in arms about IUDs He’d rather the pregnancies.

Fifty Shades Of Stark Raving Mad

  • Boynk-ing Mad: Jerry Boykin Wishes ‘Cowardly’ Christians Would Be Brave Like ISIS Terrorists
  • Doo-Wa-Diddy-Hurl: AMA Beware! Pat Robertson’s Faith Healing Will Put Doctors Out Of Business!
  • Koo-Koo Ka-Ka: Fischer: Ban Muslim Immigration Because We Don’t Know Who Is Carrying ‘The Decapitation Virus’ –
  • Perky-Puke: Tony Perkins: Gun-Toting Texans, Not Liberal New Englanders, Will Stop The Terrorists
  • Recuse Your Mouth From Speaking Spew Bry-Bry: Bryan Fischer asserts that if Justices Kagan and Ginsburg do not recuse themselves from cases involving marriage equality, they will be “committing a federal crime

If Media’s The Message

  • Constitutionally Billious: Fox host tells school to ‘stand up’ to atheists: ‘Salvation’ T-shirts are ‘harmless’
  • Dazed And Confused Chuck: Glenn Beck says he stands with gay Russians but partners with supporters of Russia’s anti-gay crackdown
  • Tangles Up In Upchuck: If you like Jesus, pumping iron & pumping/getting pumped by acquaintances bound by holy matrimony, there’s a website for you
  • Upchuckably Challenged:The brilliant reality TV star Jessa Duggar blames the Holocaust on the theory of evolution
  • What the DUCK? Creator of Duck Dynasty Starred in Gay Adult Film!
  • Savage Puke: Michael Savage: As part of his purported war on white people, Obama Wants To Bring Ebola Epidemic To

Politics Nation

  • News From The Abattoir Chuck: GOP gubernatorial candidate, Greg Abbott’s Views on Abortion Not Supported by Most Texans
  • Cruzin’ To The Toilet: Is Ted Cruz good for conservatives? Or is it the other way around? The answer matters a lot, because it’s not impossible that this guy could be the next GOP presidential nominee
  • Poetry In Motion Chuck: As the GOP reaps what it sows, the Schadenfreude flows: Disgruntled Kansas Tea Partiers Threaten to Sit Out on Roberts
  • The Pressure’s On Chuck: Christers repudiate Scott Brown for defending “a woman’s right to choose” abortion through all nine months of pregnancy.
  • Raffy Regurges: Ted Cruz’s Father Preaches That His Son Is An “Anointed King” Who Will Bring The “End Time Transfer Of Wealth”

Religion Gone Bad

  • Women With Cooties: El Al urged to stop ‘bullying’ of women by ultra-orthodox passengers
  • They Say Third Temple, You Say Third World War: Prepping the world for WWIII, International crowdfunding campaign to build Third Temple raises over $100,000
  • United States Of ISIS: Right Wing Columnist Wants to Hang Women Who Have Abortions- And this is different than beheadings how?
  • Women With Cooties II: El Al decides not to put in place policy on ultra-Orthodox men who refuse to sit by women
  • Mansplaining The Puke: MRAs for Jesus: A Look Inside the Christian ‘Manosphere’
  • IHOP? Pancakes Made With Poop: Inside the sinister International House of Prayer

Same Sex Issues

  • Bayou Barf: Louisiana church boots AA because they’d “have to accommodate homosexual &and lesbian community”(including conducting SSMs) if they let other groups use the building.
  • God’s Hand Hurls: Matt Barber Was Sent By God To Tell Gays That HIV Is Divine Punishment For Homosexuality
  • Methinks Pete Doth Protest Too Much-Chuch: Porno Pete: We Need Anti-Gay Campaigns Like We Have for Tobacco
  • Exporting Hate-Chuck: And Now A RW Christian Group Is Lobbying For Anti-Marriage Referendum In Slovakia
  • Dickwad Rising: 2nd Annual Ex-Gay Awareness Month to Feature Alan Keyes
  • Milky White Upchuck: Catholic University of America cancels screening of “Milk”
  • Disdaining Upchuck: LGBT Groups To Journalists: Stop Conflating Bigotry With Religious Faith

Sausage Makers And Their Snausage

  • Bachmann’s Overdrive Chuck: After Stating That Talk About Same Sex Marriage Is Boring, Michele Bachmann Tries To Walk Back Her Remarks.
  • Benghazi Barf Redux Chux: Rep. Randy Weber: Can’t Trust Obama On Ebola Because Of Benghazi
  • Puking All Over The 1st Amendment: Rep. Jody Hice: ‘Who Could Possibly Be Offended’ By School-Sponsored Prayer?

Scandal

  • The Upchuck That Refreshes: Catholic bishop in England resigns over affair with woman, calls decision ‘liberating’
  • Forgive Them Not Chuck: Abuse ‘rampant’ at Northern Ireland boys’ home
  • Nor Him, Chuck: Kansas City Bishop Robert Finn under Vatican investigation for shielding a priest in the ongoing clergy sexual abuse crisis.
  • Sucks To Be Upchuck: Mars Hill: Donations to mega church down sharply in August
  • Scammers Up Their Chuck: Here, there & everywhere: Leicester couple hands over £85,000 to bogus spiritual healer
  • Great White Vomit Scam: Man who left Portland Church of Scientology sues for $30,000 allegedly prepaid 4 religious training
  • Too Many To Count-Chuck: Connecticut Attorney Takes on Sexual Abuse of Children, Jehovah’s Witnesses
  • The Body Of Bile: Another leader in the body of Christ has admitted to a “moral failure” concerning his marriage
  • Finger In The Upchuck: Top Brownback Aide Being Investigated By FBI over receiving financial compensation from three insurance companies that were involved in Brownback’s health care reform, known as KanCare.
  • The Pattern Of Upchuck: CATHOLIC ARCHBISHOP CAUGHT WITH THOUSANDS OF CHILD IMAGES
  • What The F-ck Chuck? Catholic group issues statement saying priests should protect child molesters’ confessions.
  • Sticky Fingered Chuck: A scandal a day keeps democracy away? North Carolina GOP Senator/Candidate Accused Of Welfare Fraud
  • Scandalicious . . . Or Not-Chuck: Influential Religious Right Donor Indicted For His Role In The Lisa Miller Kidnapping Case
  • Upchuck In My Mouth: Parents sue 2 churches after youth pastor solicits daughter

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • Idolatry Of Upchuck: Atheist Groups Threaten Lawsuit Against Georgia High School Over Bible Verses on Football Statue
  • We Have A Bad Feeling ‘Bout This Chuck: SCOTUS to decide if municipal sign ordinances can restrict speech and religious liberty
  • Justice Upchucks: Texas Supreme Court Justice thinks that if we stick to the principles of the Ten Commandments, our nation would be far better off and we would once again be the light on the hill.
  • Chuck Sez, Ominous-er & Ominous-er: U.S. Supreme Court Meets To Consider Utah Same-Sex Marriage Case
  • Hugely Interesting-Chuck: SCOTUS will not take up the question of whether states can ban same-sex marriage in the list of cases it will hear in new term
  • Worrisome-Chuck: Is the right to worship in NYC public schools headed to the Supreme Court?
  • S-A-Y W-H-A-T Chuck????? Justice Antonin Scalia: Constitution allows religion to be favored over secularism
  • Smells Like Upchuck: Headscarf-wearing Muslim woman was denied sales job
  • Theocratic Rulings Make Us Hurrrrllll: 5th U.S. Circuit Court lets Texas immediately enforce abortion rules likely to close 12 more clinics
  • Confirmed: They’re Nuts-Chuts: Far past outrage: Alabama’s Abortion Law Puts Minors On Trial And Gives Their Fetuses A Lawyer
  • SCROTAL Train’s A’ Comin’:SCOTUS to rule on Abercrombie & Fitch ‘religious bias’ over hijab
  • As If Chuck:Holding The Religious Right To Its Own Standard

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