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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.

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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

Education

  • 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”

Politics Nation

  • #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

Scandal

  • #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

Theocracy Rising

  • #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

 

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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.

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Return Of The Weekly Upchuck October 18, 2015

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

  • #BecauseWhatWomenDontKnowDoesHurt California Becomes The First State To Crack Down On Misleading ‘Crisis Pregnancy Centers’
  • #ThisIsHuge Arkansas Urges Roberts Court to Rethink ‘Roe’
  • #HateHathNoBoundary Alabama judges believe they can deny same-sex couples marriage licenses because of one word in a segregation-era law
  • #TruthLeak Pro-Lifer Admits Regulating Women’s Sexuality, Not Abortion, Drives Planned Parenthood Attacks
  • #SpreadingIgnorance The United States’ Deceptive Anti-Abortion ‘Pregnancy Centers’ Are Going Global
  • #1For2 Oklahoma judge halts 1 abortion law, lets another stand
  • #ItsAMadMadMadMadWOrld Group attacking Planned Parenthood has ties to clinic violence, but Congress is investigating…Planned Parenthood?
  • #DangerousGames Pro-Life’ Protesters Endanger Families In Huntsville, AL
  • #DamningScienceToHell Wisconsin Republicans Advance Fetal Tissue Research Ban

Education

  • #IllegalAsAllGetOut Florida school board meeting devolves into chaos as rambunctious Christian protesters disrupt vote over illegal prayers
  • #TeachingTheocracy Mississippi pastor-turned-teacher mocks atheist ‘fools’ in his public school history class
  • #TheOathOfGuns Oath Keepers Starting College Chapters So Students Will Stop ‘Cooperating In Their Own Murders’
  • #ThatsPreyNotPray One hundred Texas Christians pray before school board meeting to spite non-believing parents

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • #BecauseChristian Mike Huckabee tweets out racist joke about Asians eating dogs during Dem debate
  • #GivesNewMeaningToSonOfABitch Huckabee, father of an alleged dog torturer, doubles down after mocking Koreans for eating dogs
  • #QuelsChristians Racist dolts complain that honoring ‘Michael’ Luther King at KKK memorial is ‘repugnant’ to Christians
  • #TexasTwoStep Religious Right Groups Break Out The Scare Tactics To Keep Discrimination Legal In Houston
  • #GottenUglyOutThere Texas Republican’s idiotic tweet: Jewish Bernie Sanders is a democratic socialist – just like the Nazis
  • #FamilyValues Boycott gay weddings, even family, says Southern Baptist leader
  • #TwoStepRedux Texans Owner Donates $10,000 To Fight LGBT Protections In Houston
  • #DominionistSpews Ted Cruz: Far Left Hates Christians, Obama Trained by Harvard’s Marxist Elites

Fifty Shades Of Stark Raving Mad

  • #FreakingFreak Toledo GOP ‘priestess’ freaks out and speaks in tongues after radio host calls her a ‘false prophet’

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • #ProbsTrueWhenHesInCharge Carson: ‘We’re Getting Closer’ To The End Of Days
  • #WhatWasRight? WHAT REALLY WAS WRONG WITH THE BEN CARSON INTERVIEW ON THE END-TIMES
  • #EndTimesingThugsAll The Rise of Shallow, Demonstrative Religion
  • #BettingOnZion Las Vegas Casino Magnate Adelson Ready to Back GOP Candidate Rubio
  • #Oopsie Christian Doomsday Cult’s Excuse for Why the World Didn’t End as They Predicted

If Media’s The Message

Politics Nation

  • #RunningForJeezus One of Colorado’s most conservative state legislators to run for US Senate
  • #DemFrackinWIlksBoys Major Anti-Choice Donors Among Biggest Presidential Campaign Contributors Identified by ‘New York Times’
  • #AndHeWantsToBePrez Ted Cruz Demands Portrait Gallery Remove Bust Of Planned Parenthood Founder Margaret Sanger
  • #NopeWeHaveAHucksterProblem Huckabee: “Racism exists because we have a sin problem in America, not a skin problem.”
  • #TwoWhoHateForGod Ted Cruz And Ben Carson Appear In Film Promoting A Radically Anti-Gay Pastor And Slavery Defender
  • #PanderTrump Donald Trump prays with religious leaders, Kenneth Copeland, Paula White and others
  • #HucksterHawksAnotherLoogie Mike Huckabee shills for hate group that has attacked Jews, African Americans, gays and Native Americans
  • #ForTheBibleTellsHimSo Mike Huckabee Agrees: Poor People Convicted of Crimes Should Be Sold Into Slavery
  • #RandyRand Rand Paul Wants All Of U.S. To Return To Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell — Leave Gayness At Home
  • #NoBetterPlace Ted Cruz plans religious liberty rally at Bob Jones

 

Religion Gone Bad Gone Mad

  • #OhBJeezus The gun store for “Christians.”
  • #Monsters Oregon couple who chose prayer over doctors will go to prison for child’s death
  • #InJesusName 2 Brothers Were Beaten for Hours at Secretive New York Church, Police Say
  • #NonPartisanMyBippy Did Newark Archbishop Just Declare Democrats Ineligible For Communion?
  • #DenyThisJerkAllMedicine Pat Robertson can’t quite explain why he has had so many surgeries if faith is all that anybody needs to be healed
  • #Boom! 7th Day Adventists to Ben Carson: ‘Your anti-Muslim rhetoric is not only ironic, but also immoral.’
  • #InCertainCirclesNotSo LGBT ‘conversion therapy’: still very much a thing. Question is, how effective are bans against it?
  • #TheLyingDOminionist Some Real Truths About the Sketchy Past of Ted Cruz’s Father, Rafael

Scandal

  • #EveryManOfGodHasConcubines Megachurch pastor who raped young ‘concubines’ also accused of paying for mistress’ abortion
  • #NotLongEnough Former pastor gets 40 years for sexually assaulting teenage sisters
  • #NoExcuse Lawyer: Mom Too ‘Meek’ To Stop Beating Death Of Son Inside Church
  • #The8thCommandmentDance Jill Duggar and husband offering refunds to donors for their South American missionary work
  • #IsHeNowProChoiceLikeRobPortmanTurnedProSSM? Former mistress of GOPer David Vitter claims he got her pregnant and asked her to abort

Science – - Or Not

  • #UhOhKenHam ‘Stunning’ discovery: 125-million-year-old mammal remains found with visible fur, skin, and organs

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • #TantrumBoy Justice Scalia Is Still Hopping Mad Over The Gay Marriage Ruling
  • #IgnoranceKills Attorneys argue that the First Amendment permits crisis pregnancy centers to lie to women
  • #MartyrNoMore Kim Davis Finally Throws In The Towel On Marriage Licenses

Theocracy Rising

  • #OnwardChristianCrusaders Marine base in Hawaii to keep ‘God bless’ sign despite ABQ group’s protest
  • #KimDavisWannabe Football coach says he will defy school’s prayer ban

 

Antidotes

  • Local abortion clinics will stay open; Ohio health officials cannot use new law, judge rules
  • Recent polling suggests the main reason Catholics leave the church is bc it hasn’t evolved its doctrine and practice.
  • Government Report Condemns ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Young People
  • State Court Permanently Blocks Arizona Restriction on Medication Abortion
  • Anti-vaccine megachurch hit with measles epidemic, now offering free vaccinations
  • Some 1,500 protesters march in Jerusalem amid a wave of violence. ‘Only together can we break the bloody cycle of occupation and hate,” MK Dov Khenin says at the rally.

 

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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.

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The Weekly Upchuck September 6, 2015

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

  • #ExtremeUpchuck More extremism on abortion
  • #DisgraceToHerSex Jessa Duggar sparks furious backlash after she’s booked to speak at Southern women’s event
  • #DoingJustThat Huck Promises that He and His Party Will Outlaw Abortion Completely
  • #BackToTheAlleyForReal Unless the Supreme Court steps in, 5.4 million Texas women will have only 10 abortion clinics
  • #ButTheStatesWontDoIt Planned Parenthood President: If Feds Won’t Do It, We Need States To Defund Abstinence Programs
  • #GoingNowhereGood Fire At Planned Parenthood Clinic In Washington State Ruled Arson

Education

  • #TaxDollarsAtWork ‘God is STILL in our schools!’: Video shows mass baptism at public high school football practice
  • #ConstitutionBeDamned Texas pastors want tax dollars for church schools
  • #HappninNowInASchoolNearYou KKK Praised in Text used in State-Funded Christian Schools
  • #EgadsHambo Ken Ham: Science has ‘contaminated’ kids into believing in evolution and LGBT rights

Fifty Shades Of Lies, Hypocrisy And Other Somesuch

  • #LovinKim Fourth Husband Of Kim Davis Says She’s “Standing For God,” Hints He’ll Use Gun To Defend Her
  • #HereASinThereASin Kim Davis Was Knocked Up With Another Man’s Twins While Married To First Husband
  • #HowDareHe Lawyer representing Kim Davis compares her to a Jew under the Nazis
  • #HuckAPuke Huckabee Compares Kim Davis To Abraham Lincoln
  • #HowToBecomeAMillionaire KY Clerk Kim Davis Tries to Set Up GoFundMe Account to Make Millions from the Religious Right
  • #But GoFundMe’s New Policy Prevents Kim Davis From Collecting Conservatives’ Cash For Her ‘Religious Heroism’

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • #LikeOilToFire Religious Jews are visiting the Temple Mount , defying a centuries-old rabbinic ban & stoking tension with Muslims

Politics Nation

  • TheUltimateHuckster Donald Trump, who meets next month with a group of televangelists, has strong ties to the prosperity-promising prophets of the quick buck—because of course he does.
  • #SinnersLament Bobby Jindal: Racist clerk breaking marriage law must resign but anti-gay clerk breaking marriage law must keep job
  • #BecauseTheBase Only 2 Republican Candidates Think Kim Davis Needs To Quit Or Follow The Law
  • #KentuckyWelcomesHim Mike Huckabee is headed to Kentucky to stop the “criminalization of Christianity,”
  • #NotSoLongAgo John McCain:”Discussing the dangerous Iran deal at a CUFI town hall meeting at ASU tonight” Remember when Candidate McCain had to distance himself from John Hagee and his endorsement?

Religion Gone Bad Gone Mad

Scandals And Scammery

  • #BewareTheShinyObject ‘Prosperity gospel’ preacher hilariously re-enacts that time God showered him with gold dust
  • #ReasonToMurder Jesus guy with a gun: Tennessee man accused of killing wife thinking she had stolen his church tithe money
  • #SatanMadeHimPlantASeed? Josh Duggar’s alleged mistress had pregnancy scare
  • #HeDidHerWrong Finally, Josh Duggar’s Sister Speaks Out Against Her Hypocrite Brother & the Shame He Brought on Faithful Christians
  • #DownOnDuggar ‘She should leave him’: Adult film star says says Duggar ‘not stable enough’ to be trusted with kids.
  • #Shocker.Not. Rick Scott’s Office Caught Manipulating Reports on Planned Parenthood Investigations

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • #BuhBye Supreme Court denies Kentucky clerk request on gay marriage licenses
  • #WowJustWow Scalia thinks public servants with religious objections to laws should quit
  • #WheresTheOutrage Alabama taxpayers billed $200,000 for’ legal fees after state loses doomed same-sex marriage fight
  • #SeekingMartydomAndABigPaycheck Kim Davis: I am prepared to go to jail. Translation:As RW’s newset martyr, give me a big paycheck.
  • #BullyForJesus Kim Davis’s Deputies Reportedly Say They Want To Issue Marriage Licenses But Are Too Afraid Of Davis
  • #NepotismHillbillyStyle Kim Davis’ son Nathan refuses to issue same-sex marriage licenses in Kentucky after mother is jailed
  • #HillbillyGoesToJail Kim Davis will be jailed on contempt charges until she agrees to issue same-sex marriage licenses
  • #Beavis’sButthead Kim Davis’ fourth husband says clerk won’t resign: ‘Tell Judge Bunning he’s a butt’

Theocracy Rising

  • #HeAintRisen Texas sheriff lashes out at critics by citing Bible verses: ‘All authority comes from God’
  • #TexAssAgain Texas lawyer exposes religious hiring test for peace officers: County only wanted Baptist constables
  • #TimeToOrderThisBook New Zealand bans award-winning teenage novel after outcry from Christian group.
  • #Truthy Republican Religious Fanatics Pose A Much Bigger Threat To Our Country Than ISIS

When Media’s The Message

  • #AlreadyACivilWarOfWords Fox News’ Erick Erickson Says Kentucky Clerk’s Jailing Could Lead To “Another Civil War”

Antidotes

  • With Kim Davis In Jail, Her Office Just Issued Their First Same-Sex Marriage License
  • Fox News panel concludes that Kim Davis’ lawyer is ‘ridiculously stupid’

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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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