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The Weekly Upchuck for February 21, 2016: Shocking Religion News by Author @KCBoyd3

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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.

The Weekly Upchuck February 21, 2016

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

  • Kentucky’s Senate Republicans Advance Forced Ultrasound Bill
  • Catholic Leaders Say Zika Doesn’t Change Ban on Contraception
  • Anti-Choice Groups: Block All Obama Supreme Court Nominees
  • Jeb Bush: defund Planned Parenthood, redirect money to crisis pregnancy centers that lie to clients
  • Desperate Women In Zika-Infected Countries Are Begging For Abortion Pills
  • Indiana Republicans Push Abortion Ban for Fetal Anomalies
  • Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Signs Bills to De-Fund Planned Parenthood, Takes Away $8 Million
  • Abortion ban linked to dangerous miscarriages at Michigan Catholic hospital, report claims
  • Pope Francis suggests women can use contraception if they are at risk of contracting Zika virus
  • The Right’s Answer to Gutting Planned Parenthood? Elementary Schools, Homeless Shelters, Jails
  • Want An Ultrasound? Visit a Crisis Pregnancy Center, Idaho Republicans Say
  • One Hospital in Cincinnati Gave Vulnerable Women an Option. Now It’s Gone.
  • GOP Kentucky governor slaps new Planned Parenthood facility with a lawsuit
  • Arizona Republicans Advance Anti-Choice Onslaught
  • Ted Cruz Levels the One Right-Wing Attack That Could Really Damage Trump His sketchy record on abortion might hurt him in upcoming primaries.
  • The War Against Planned Parenthood Is Advancing

Education

  • The education mess in Ohio under Gov. John Kasich
  • An Idaho Senate panel just approved a bill to let public teachers use the Bible to teach biology and geology

Fifty Shades Of Hate

Fifty Shades Of Lying Propaganda And Other Hypocrisies

  • Cruz: ‘Disastrous’ Marriage Equality Ruling Led To ‘Persecution’ That’s ‘Unprecedented’
  • Trump, who questioned Obama, Cruz and Carson’s faith, says “no leader” would ever question someone’s faith
  • Log Cabin Republicans Accepted as CPAC Sponsor
  • Ted Cruz to skip Antonin Scalia funeral after attacking Obama for doing the same

 

Fifty Shades Of Stark Raving Mad

  • It’s Mary Lou! She believes Obama was a homosexual prostitute & she’s running for TX Board of Ed

If Media’s The Message

  • Glenn Beck claims Fox told him not to push prayer because it takes God’s attention off of war
  • Washington Post Jerusalem bureau chief detained for ‘incitement’
  • Glenn Beck: God Allowed Scalia To Die In Order To Highlight The Importance Of Electing Ted Cruz
  • Mark Levin warns that the “survival of the Republican Party” hinges on blocking Obama SCOTUS pick
  • Rafael Cruz joins Pat Robertson to rail against Satanic gay marriage, gun reform leading to dictatorship and murder
  • Mary Matalin and James Carville say Ted Cruz will be Republican nominee for President
  • Christian Television Leader TBN Partners With Leading Pro-Israel Organization CUFI in Hard-Hitting New Weekly News Program, “The Watchman
  • Rush Limbaugh Rips Pope Francis For Saying Donald Trump Is “Not Christian”
  • Bryan Fischer Says ‘God Took Antonin Scalia Home’ To Make SCOTUS The Central Issue In The Election
  • Ted Cruz suggests Phil Robertson for U.N. ambassador
  • Fox Contributor: Pope Francis “Needs To Ask Donald Trump’s Forgiveness” For Implying Trump Is Not A Christian
  • ‘Duck Dynasty’ star goes on crazed 13-minute Bible-thumping rant at Ted Cruz rally
  • Ted Cruz: Phil Robertson ‘Terrifies’ People Because He ‘Speaks With Joy’

 

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • Thanks to Zionists and Christian Zionists, 1,800 new settlement housing units started getting built in 2015. What settlement freeze?
  • Alex The Lunatic Jones: Obama killed Scalia and now “all Hell is about to break loose”; “this is the beginning of the final war”
  • Rafael Cruz: Satan Will Destroy America If President Obama Gets To Make SCOTUS Appointment
  • John Hagee Says America ‘Will Be Lost Forever And Immediately’ If Obama Is Allowed To Replace Justice Scalia
  • Cruz-loving End Times pastor uses numerology to prove Obama sacrificed Scalia in pagan ritual
  • Cruz-loving End Times pastor uses numerology to prove Obama sacrificed Scalia in pagan ritual
  • I Went to Church With Ted Cruz: He is Building an Army of Young Christian Voters

 

Politics Nation

  • Prominent Scammer/Televangelist Says He Will Endorse Donald Trump
  • Ted Cruz campaigns with Christian-nation extremist David Lane in South Carolina
  • When he finished cleaning his navel, Huckabee endorsed anti-gay activist Janet Porter in her bid for a seat in the Ohio state senate
  • John Kasich Proposes Federal Agency To “Push Christianity” On the Middle East
  • Cruz Staffer: “Separation of Church and State is a Myth”
  • Donald Trump: ‘Trust Me’ To Overturn The ‘Shocking’ Gay Marriage Decision
  • Pope’s comments could help Trump with evangelicals
  • Donald Trump Is Jealous of the Pope
  • Trump Reeling After Religious Leaders Condemn His Attack On Pope Francis
  • Megachurch pastor tells ‘confused’ Pope to beg forgiveness from ‘martyr’ Donald Trump

Religion Gone Bad Gone Mad

  • Christian conservatives push child marriage with creepy meme comparing girls to apples
  • Rabbi berates Arizona town council members over Christian prayer — then gets booted out
  • Idaho lawmakers to consider faith healing bill
  • Palestinian and Israeli mothers’ tears are the same.
  • Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback tells religious freedom rally participants to keep up the fight
  • Dr. James Dobson: “I know Ted. He’s a Christian family man of the utmost integrity.”
  • Trump Supporter on CNN: Evangelicals Don’t Want to Hear From ‘Foreigner’ Pope
  • The future of the religious right? Cruz and Rubio have very different ideas

Scandal

  • The Sex Scandal That Devastated a Suburban Maryland Megachurch
  • Israel: Rabbi Pinto, guru to the rich and famous, heads to jail with hundreds of followers
  • TV preacher who is sexually aroused by money endorses ‘warrior spirit’ Donald Trump
  • Sheldon Adelson Bets It All. Is dirty money spent by corrupt Chinese officials at Macau casinos flowing into our elections, at least indirectly?
  • Missouri Republican and staunch foe of abortion rights abruptly resigned Wednesday, and is now embroiled in a scandal amid allegations that he had an extramarital affair.
  • More women sue home-schooling guru Bill Gothard for sexual harassment
  • Teen victims say Duggar pastor preyed on rape survivors who sought his help: ‘It’s just evil’

Science – - Or Not

Supremes And Lower Courts

Theocracy Rising

  • Ted Cruz is anointed by God to help Christians in their effort to “go to the marketplace and occupy the land … and take dominion” over it. This “end-time transfer of wealth” will relieve Christians of all financial woes, allowing true believers to ascend to a position of political and cultural power in which they can build a Christian civilization. When this Christian nation is in place (or back in place), Jesus will return
  • Conservative President May Mean More God-Friendly Military
  • The U.S. Military and Religion
  • Definition of Chutzpah: Franklin Graham, Son Of Moral Majority Founder Tells Pope To Keep Out Of Politics
  • How One of the Most Extreme Groups Within the Religious Right Is Remaking the GOP Race for the Presidency
  • Walk carefully toward new ‘religious freedom’ laws

Antidotes

  • Israel’s Supreme Court: Public ritual baths must accept non-Orthodox, too
  • After anti-Semitic remarks, gun owners think it’s time for Ted Nugent to be booted from NRA board.
  • Obama Removes All Funding For ‘Abstinence-Only’ Sex Education
  • African countries clamp down on churches tied to ‘miracle cures’
  • Pope Francis calls out Trump’s hateful rhetoric: ‘This man is not Christian’
  • Pope calls for worldwide abolition of death penalty

 

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Lauren Mayer is a singer/songwriter/pianist who writes comedy songs about everything from Supreme Court decisions to the Kardashians. She proudly supports leftist causes including equal pay, reproductive choice, fair minimum wage, addressing climate change, and marriage equality.
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Caring for immigrants, helping the needy, protecting the planet - Francis is just like that other long-haired hippie!

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"Why must the Pope talk about the environment? "Leave science to the scientists," they sneer. Ignoring the fact that this one actually is one and denying facts won't make them disappear."

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Your Weekly Upchucks: Shocking Religion News by Author @KCBoyd3

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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

Your Weekly Upchucks: The place where religion meets your rights

The Weekly Upchuck January 11, 2015

All Things LGBT

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

Creationism

Education

Fifty Shades Of Hate

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • Prefers Duck-Chuck: Religious Right Hater Warns Christians To Beware Of All The Gays On TV
  • BoynkerDoes A Pukey-Puke: Jerry Boykin: Police Can’t Go Into Dearborn, Michigan, Because Of Muslim Population

Fifty Shades Of Stark Raving Mad

If Media’sThe Message

Israel, Hagee And End Times

LGBT

Politics Nation

Religion Gone Bad

Supremes And Lower Courts

Scandal

Supremes And Lower Courts

Theocracy Rising

Antidotes

 

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Your Weekly Upchucks: Shocking Religion News by Author @KCBoyd3

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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

Your Weekly Upchucks: The place where religion meets your rights

The Weekly Upchuck January 4, 2015

Abortion, Contraception And Women’s Rights

  • Mega-Poop: Dallas Pastor Urges Black Megachurches to Fight Sprawling Planned Parenthood Complex With 8 Foot Concrete Wall
  • Banning Barf: The New York Times calls on President Obama to repeal the Helms Amendment banning foreign money for abortion
  • Upchuckably Ugly: Mario Cuomo, like the millions of unborn children whose lives he refused to protect, is dead.

Christian Nation

  • The Nasty Of Nationalism: Why American Christians Get So Angry When You Question Nationalism
  • Bristol-The-Paleo-Palin Pukes It Up: “I just get so sick of hearing about the ‘separation of church and state.’ Because it usually means the state is pushing Christians around.”

Creationism

  • Knee Jerk Ka-Ka: Ark Park sues Kentucky for right to discriminate.
  • The World According To Ham-Chuck: Christians are persecuted because the state of KY won’t back their Ark Amusement Park
  • In The Belly Of Sodom: Ken Ham has put up a video billboard in Times Square, addressed to America’s ‘Intolerant Liberals’ near the famous dropping ball, so that millions who tune in to watch it fall will also catch a glimpse of their billboard’s video cross.
  • Pope To HamChuck: Pope Francis says he would baptise aliens: ‘Who are we to close doors?’
  • Ham-Chuck To Pope: Creationist Ken Ham Says Aliens Will Go To Hell So Let’s Stop Looking For Them

Education

Fifty Shades Of Lies, Propaganda And Other Orwellian Tomfoolery

  • Selective Slurp: Speaking of only Middle Eastern Christians and not Palestinians, Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin: “It is genocide when you take over an area and strip people of their homes [and] their lives, and send them to an ambiguous future.”
  • Upside Down Chuck-Up: Non-Discrimination Policies Are Discriminatory Against Christians
  • Urban Upchuckery? The new terminology: Christians, Stand Your Ground Against ‘Homofascism’

Fifty Shades Of Flim-Flam-Scammery

 

If Media’s The Message

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • Upchuckable Alliances: Indiana’s Governor Pence sits down w/Israeli Minister of Defense Moshe Ya’alon in Tel Aviv, funded entirely by John Hagee’s CUFI.

 

Politics Nation

  • Puddle of Puke Seen Under Another Bush: Why Doesn’t the Right Wing Like Jeb Bush? He’s One of Them
  • Expect Upchuck-Chuck: WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE CHRISTIAN RIGHT IN 2015

Religion Gone Bad

LGBT Issues

  • Whose Upchuck This Is, We Think We Know: 14 of the Worst Anti-LGBT Villains of 2014
  • Klink. Klank. Klunk.State Senator Gordon Klingenschmitt praises Fayetteville for voting “against the Devil” by repealing non-discrimination ordinance
  • Would Rather Watch Men, Chuck: Porno Pete worries we’ll soon all have to watch lesbians making out at baseball games and Apple’s Tim Cook is going to hell.
  • Lions And Tigers And Lesbians, Oh Chuck! Gay-hating Duggars have a lesbian in their family — and she thinks they’re crazy
  • Upchucking The Law! Florida Clerks Cancel All Courthouse Weddings to Avoid Performing Gay Ceremonies
  • And Jesus Upchucked: The death of transgender teen Leelah Alcorn should be a wake up call for Christians

Science – Or Not

  • Nauseous Neil: Neil de Grasse Tyson angers Christians with Christmas tweet
  • The Whore-Of-Babylon-In-Chief-Chuck: Pope Francis Expected To Instruct One Billion Catholics To Act On Climate Change

Antidotes

  • Newsweek ends year w/cover story on the Bible that declares the Scripture to be “so misunderstood it’s a sin.”
  • 200 Muslim Men Surround Christian Church On Christmas Day To Protect Worshippers
  • Obama Drops Judicial Nominee Who Touted ‘Conservative Christian Values’
  • Gay Marriage Cleared in All FL Counties
  • “God Is Not A Magician”
  • Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye praise Pope Francis for smacking down US evangelicals
  • “God Is Not A Magician” Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye praise Pope Francis for smacking down US evangelicals
  • Bishop Calls On Catholic Church To Recognize Same-Sex Relationships

 
 
 

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