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 October 25, 2015
Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s’ Issues
- #ProLifeMyArse Texas ,cutting off state aid in the form of Medicaid to Planned Parenthood, is hell-bent on ending reproductive healthcare access for poor women
- #ForNow Jindal Administration’s Attack on Planned Parenthood Funds Blocked
- #KeyWordIllegal GOP Governors Won’t Stop Trying To Illegally Defund Planned Parenthood
- God help you if you miscarry and your hospital is Catholic-sponsored
- #PartingGift Boehner Appoints GOP Members to New Select Investigative Panel on Abortion & Planned Parenthood
- #BecauseTexassTexas Goes After Planned Parenthood in ‘Unprecedented’ Investigation
- #RightIsWrongThe Right’s Answer to Gutting Planned Parenthood? Elementary Schools, Homeless Shelters, Jails
- #TheocratCrossing Carson Wants to Overturn Roe v. Wade
- WalkersFolly Wisconsin’s voucher program drained funding for public schools so severely the state may raise property taxes.
Fifty Shades Of Barking Mad
- #HuckajeezusIzBonkers Huckabee: What’s the difference between smoking pot and denying someone a marriage license?
- #SheSaidThis “Abortions decreased Thanks To People Praying During Intercourse”
If Media’s The Message
- #AbstinenceQueenHasASad Bristol Palin: Raw Story bashed my mom’s pro-life hypocrisy — so please buy her book
Israel, End Times And John Hagee
- #GoAwayBadDream EndTimer Huckajesus Defends Israeli Apartheid, Decries Reality-Based Pundits
- #BeginTheEnd Israeli Minister calls for third Temple to be built on Temple Mount.
- #LastWingnutStanding? Cruz’s sincerity is tied deeply to the apocalyptic Christianity his father preaches
- #PsstAskAngelaMerkel Netanyahu Suggests Former Palestinian Leader to Blame for Holocaust
- #ApocalypticGreed Exxon Knew Everything There Was to Know About Climate Change by the Mid-1980s—And Denied It
- #ByMansHand “WHAT WE’RE SEEING (in Israel) ARE THE SEEDS OF TRANSFORMATION OF A NATIONAL POLITICAL CONFLICT THAT CAN BE SOLVED INTO A RELIGIOUS CONFLICT THAT CANNOT BE SOLVED”
- #GoodNewsJohnny John Kasich should understand that a secular society is necessary to protect the freedom of religion.
- #EstablishmentClauseHisArse Ben Carson:” It’s time for us to bring God back to our country”
- #EstablishmentClauseHisBippy Jeb! speaks of his “faith journey” that has included a conversion to Catholicism, “a partnership with Jesus Christ” and a commitment to a “culture of life.”
- #EstablishmentClauseHisHeinie Ted-The-Cruz: “I believe 2016 is going to be a religious liberty election”
- #JustAskMicrosoft Fiorina, sez that “people of faith make better leaders.”
- #FoodFight Baptist free-for-all: Cruz over Huckabee
- #OrNot Ben Carson: ‘The Power Of God’ Is Behind My Presidential Campaign
- #RyanWithTheFringyOnTop Ryan Has Long History With Fringey Duggar Ministry
- #Duh Why is Jeb Bush Courting Pat Robertson?
- #BryBryTrumped Trump has Support to Close Mosques, Crazy Bryan Fischer
- #Foodfight! Senator Sessions warns Paul Ryan on betrayal of base.
- #HucksFamilyValuesAreShowing Mike Huckabee Calls For Mass Civil Disobedience By Gun Dealers
Religion Gone Bad Gone Mad
- #DrankTheKoolAid Fatal beating church: Former Word of Life Church member speaks out
- #BecausePander Jeb Bush Doubles Down on Religious Liberty
- #HappeningNowInMaryland Hymen Inspections: Certificate Of Purity Offered To Father On Daughter’s Wedding Day
- #MeshugenahMuch? Jewish Evangelism: Speaking in Tongues Is a Key
- #CrackpotFearMongerer Ben Carson: I Need Secret Service Protection Because ‘Secular Progressives’ May Kill Me
- #TheocracyBySmallCuts Christian Fundamentalists’ Plot Against the Constitution: What Kim Davis’ Newly Unearthed Emails Reveal
- #OldishButWorthRevisiting Up to 400 Pastors Caught in Ashley Madison Hack
- #AnotherDayAnotherFamilyValuesHypocrite Anti-gay GOP senator caught posting photos on the gay hook-up site, Grindr
- #AnotherDayAnotherHuckster With a warrant out for his arrest, Ron Luce continues to steal and lie from fellow Christians ‘in the name of Jesus’”
- #CreepyPerv Five women sue Bill Gothard’s ministry that has ties to the Duggars
- #ThisMansCommandments Anti-abortion protester is a sex offender who raped a family member at knifepoint
- #BigFatYuccccchhhhh ‘Rehomed’ girls to appear on ’20/20’ to debunk Rep. Justin Harris’ claims about their demonic behavior
- #ThouShaltNotLie Pastor caught lying about ‘black robber’ busted again for pretending to be a Navy SEAL
Science – - Or Not
- #HamHeadedDominion God has given us dominion over the earth and expects His people to study His creation to find answers.
- #WowJustWow Actively Trying To Make Maine Dumber, Republican Gov. Appoints Creationist Education Commissioner
- #WhateverHappenedToFirstDoNoHarm Study: Doctors May Be Discouraging HPV Vaccination
Supremes And Lower Courts
- #Boom Court blocks Bobby Jindal’s efforts to defund Planned Parenthood in Louisiana
- #SchadenfreudeAlertFive women sue Bill Gothard’s ministry that has ties to the Duggars
- #CrusaderAlert Military Religious Freedom Foundation demands Dover AFB halts support for fundamentalist “Operation Christmas Child”
- #Gotcha No, Dover Air Force Base, You Can’t Recruit “Missionaries” for Franklin Graham
- #RememberWhen W said public schools should teach evolution as a theory with as much validity as intelligent design?
- #AndTheyLoveHimInIowa Ben Carson comforts conservatives: I will only police liberal speech on college campuses