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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 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

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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

The Weekly Upchuck July 5, 2015

Abortion, Contraception And Other Women’s Issues

  • #AttentionMustBePaid Ohio’s Attempt To ‘Regulate Abortion Out Of Existence’ Is Flying Under The Radar
  • #AttentionMustBePaid Ohio Moves to Ban Abortions After 20 weeks.
  • #WhereIsTheOutrage? Ohio is the new Texas, thanks to our Republican legislature and the born again Governor Kasich. These regulatory schemes have one purpose: to remove women’s access to safe and legal abortion.
  • #WantsToBePrez Thanks to John Kasich, Ohio now has some of most restrictive abortion laws in country.
  • #WhosReallyProLife? Abortion is 14x safer than childbirth. It could only be safer by being easier to reach.
  • #This Happened A Slew of Anti-Choice Laws Took Effect This Week

Education

Fifty Shades Of Hate

  • #NotWhatMLKMeant Huckabee: Same-Sex Marriage Opponents Don’t ‘Have A Choice’ But To Engage In Civil Disobedience
  • #HyperbolicHate Cruz: ‘Darkest 24 Hours In Our History’ (worse than PearlHarbor)
  • #GodDontLikeRacists God don’t like ugly’: Bystanders laugh as trucks wreck during cop-sanctioned Confederate flag parade
  • #InJesusName Pastors call for stonings and warn of God’s wrathful judgment after marriage equality ruling
  • #Remembering MatthewShephard Gay couple beaten by homophobes at Seattle Pride celebration faces thousands in medical bills
  • #TheTropesComeOut Lutheran pastor says Jews to blame for destroying Christian values after US approves gay marriage
  • #GirlScoutsRising Donor Says Girl Scouts Can’t Use $100K Gift for Transgender Girls. So the organization gave the money back.
  • #MethinksHeWill Baptist pastor bans gays from his Tennessee hardware store: ‘No, I’ll never regret this
  • #ImagineAHuckabeeAmerica Huckabee Takes Same-Sex Marriage Opposition To Logical Conclusion, Condemns Love #BlameItOnTheirGod League Of The South Holds July 4th Rally For Confederate Flag And ‘Christian Marriage’

Fifty Shades Of Lies, Hypocrisy And Propaganda

  • #AboutHypocrisyStupid Bristol Palin defends herself against ‘giddy a$$holes’: ‘I meant to get pregnant — so deal with it’
  • #EspeciallyTheRepressedAndClosetedAmongHim Pat Robertson: Gays Will Force Christians To Like Anal Sex And, Eventually, Polyamory And Bestiality
  • #PukeyPuke Tony Perkins brazenly lies about sodomy laws to support his wild claims about gay marriage
  • #PukeyPukePuke Tony Pukins: Now That More Gays Will Be Marrying Out-Of-Wedlock Births Will Increase
  • #HyperbolicTwaddle: Mat Staver: Christians in America are just like Jews in Nazi Germany thanks to gay marriage
  • #NoSandyYoureTheThreat Sandy Rios: Gay Rainbows Increase Terrorism Threat For America
  • #ExceptionallyScary Majority of Americans say U.S. special to God
  • #FromTheManWhoStole2004 Ken Blackwell says “The War on Truth: It’s a Progressive Disease”

If Media’s The Message

  • #AndJesusWept Christian pastor says his new anti-LGBT movie was inspired after meeting nice lesbian couple
  • #IncestuousPedophiliacApologists ‘Praying For Our Nation’: Duggars Post Biblical ‘Wicked Ways’ Verse Hours After Gay Marriage Ruling
  • #BringOnTheArk Fox Host Todd Starnes: “Record-Breaking Floods Have Inundated” D.C. After Supreme Court Defied God
  • #IncestIsBest Duggar Family Hypocrites: Gays -Not Pedophiles- Must Change Their ‘Wicked Ways’ If They Want To Go To Heaven
  • #OrwellianIndeed Asking Hate Groups About Marriage Equality Isn’t Balance, It’s Bad Journalism
  • #RoundAndRoundWeGo Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Starts New Religious Freedom War
  • #NoMoreWishingOnAStar Glenn Beck floats the possibility of boycotting Disney for making a movie about … Charles Darwin
  • #BryBrySpinsOut Christian radio host Bryan Fischer has mental breakdown on Twitter over same-sex marriage ruling
  • #DoocyDoozie Ten Commandments are in courthouses because it’s ‘where our laws came from’
  • #MethinkHeDothProtestPedophiliaTooMuch Matt Staver: Kindergartners Will Be Forced Into Same-Sex Relationships Following Supreme Court Marriage Decision
  • #IsisTrumpsGayness Conservative columnist says dangers of same-sex marriage are far worse than the threats from ISIS
  • #TheDayTheTruthDied Texas’ Omnibus Anti-Abortion Law #HB2 Is Based on False Claims. Why Won’t More Reports Say That?

Israel, End Times And John Hagee

  • #GodsCEO Pastor John Hagee tells God: Punish America for same-sex marriage or ‘apologize to Sodom and Gomorrah’
  • #MustaReadItInTheBible Robert Jeffress: Supreme Court decision, White House rainbow lights are signs of the End Times
  • #HieTheeGoneJohn Christians United for Israel comes to Britain – Here’s one Jew that’s less than thrilled
  • #FaustianBargain “The reason why John Hagee doesn’t need to talk about converting Jews is that there’s no reason to rush these things. The End Times will take care of all that.”

LGBT

  • #WhenCherryPickingDoesntWork THE BIBLE VERSE THAT WILL DRIVE CONSERVATIVES CRAZY ON GAY MARRIAGE
  • #FemaleDog? Idaho county clerk threatens to marry her dog after Supreme Court legalizes same-sex marriage
  • #TheBuckeyeBoot You’re Gay, you’re fired and yes, it’s legal in Ohio
  • #SouthernManDontForgetWhatYourGoodBookSays An East Tennessee business owner just put a “No Gays Allowed” sign in his store window
  • #PsstYourSonIsGay Phyllis Schlafly demands Congress pass a resolution affirming the dignity of straight people
  • JimBakkerOnMorals Jim Bakker: Supreme Court Ruling Bringing ‘Abandonment Wrath’ on Nation
  • #ItsTheLawStupids America Bless God’: Texas officials protest Supreme Court decision by refusing to marry anyone
  • #HeBeingTheWicked Alabama Supreme Court Lawyer Calls Upon Judges to Punish the Wicked and Protect the Righteous
  • #Arriverderci ‘For the glory of God’: Entire staff in Tenn. county clerk’s office resigns over same-sex marriage

Politics Nation

  • #NotGonnaHappen I get to do what I want: Huckabee vows to replace White House rainbow lights with nativity
  • #CruzingTowardObscurity Cruz: Clerks Should be Able to Opt Out of Gay Marriage Licenses
  • #BayouBarf Bobby Jindal Demands Defunding the Supreme Court. GOP is All America Needs
  • #FrothyFoam Frothy Says We Need to Fight Gay Issues More Than Global Warming
  • #PerishTheConstitution Huckajesus : Conservatives can ignore gay marriage ruling like Lincoln ignored Dred Scott
  • #UmWhat? Bobby Jindal: Gay marriage isn’t like interracial marriage because Christians aren’t ‘racist’
  • #PanderFestContinues Rand Paul’s ‘libertarian’ compromise on marriage equality mirrors RW Xtian talking points
  • #KeepOnSpewing Rick Santorum Claims That, Compared To Gay Marriage, Skin Cancer Is A Blessing For Americans
  • #ReligiousBlinders So Ted Cruz Thinks Religion Had Nothing To Do With Interracial Marriage Bans?
  • #HesTwignorant ‘Did Jesus ride dinosaurs?’ : Bobby Jindal’s Twitter Q&A hilariously backfires
  • #ButNotFromDuggars Huckajesus vows to protect anti-gays from “discrimination,” prosecute acts against “religious liberty” as hate crimes
  • #ThinksWe’reAChristianNation More Huckajesus: The Supreme Court is not the Supreme Being, and the Court can no more repeal the laws of nature and nature’s God on marriage than they can the laws of gravity.
  • #KeepsHimUpAtNight Tom Tancredo is worried gay marriage will end his freedom to bash Islam & love the Confederacy

Religion Gone Bad Gone Mad

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • #FatLadyNotFinished Gay Couples Celebrating Today Could Be Fired Monday for Being Gay
  • #BadJesusIsShowing Huckabee Totally Loses It (Because Huckabee totally LOST it)
  • #JustWhenWeWereLookingForwardToAGoodBurning Texas pastor walks back promise of self-immolation.
  • #TheyreNotGoingAway ANTI-GAY EVANGELICALISM IS THE NORM: A LESS ROSY TAKE ON THE EVANGELICAL “TIPPING POINT”
  • #AlwaysEverAboutPower Evangelical “Sexual Purity” Is Not About Sex—It’s About Power
  • #SmilinPastorNotSoSmiley Joel Osteen’s armed guards shut down hecklers protesting his prosperity gospel
  • #GotThatWrongBub GOP Rep: Gay marriage ruling “offensive” to Civil War dead who fought for “a Christian lifestyle”
  • #BetterCallHalliburton Why the Christian Right Is Going to War (with Itself)
  • #GoAwayAndLiveInFundieIgnorance Will Ultra-Orthodox Jewish Sect Be Able To Accept US $10 Bills If A Woman’s Face Is On Them?
  • #MethinksHesGettingOff Creepy megachurch pastor prays the gay away’: ‘Somebody fondled you, somebody raped you’
  • #AWeeksNotAWeekWithoutAWordFromPat Pat Robertson Claims Gays Deliberately Spread AIDS Using Sharp Jewelry

Sausage Makers And Their Sausage

  • #LeesRevenge Senator Mike Lee, along with House co-sponsor, Raul Labrador, introduces a bill preventing any agency from denying a federal tax exemption, grant, contract, accreditation, license, or certification to an individual or institution for acting on their religious belief that marriage is a union between one man and one woman.
  • #YeahRight Senator James Inhofe: My Gay Friends Think Court Ruling Was Bad
  • #TheLiesTheySpew Tea Party Caucus Chair Tim Huelskamp: Left Wants Churches, Non-Profits, Schools To Accept Polygamy
  • #ThisIsOurCongress House Passes Bill that Prohibits Expert Scientific Advice to the EPA
  • #WherePanderfestBegins Nine Iowa lawmakers think same-sex marriage violates the separation of church and state

Scandal

  • #Boom! Non-family sex abuse victim to file lawsuit against Josh Duggar
  • #CanHardlyWait Josh Duggar Molestation Civil Lawsuits Will Shed a Light on Duggar Family Values
  • #UnderTheVeilOfOrthodoxy Orthodox Rabbi Accused of Rape Arrested Fleeing Israel, His Identity Under Police Gag Order
  • #Pedophiles4Huck Huckabee defends calling Jay Z a ‘pimp’ — but says ‘nothing is unforgivable’ for Josh Duggar

Supremes And Lower Courts

  • #SayWhat?Fox’s Robert Jeffress Claims Marriage Decision Was Greatest “Blunder” In Supreme Court History
  • #TheresAJailCellForFolksLikeThis Alabama Supreme Court Order Does Not Allow Judges To Refuse Marriage Licenses To Same-Sex Couples
  • #MooreUpchuck Roy Moore’s Lawyer Demands Alabama Defy ‘Wicked’ SCOTUS Ruling, Choose ‘God Or Satan’
  • #ItsTheLawStupids At least 22 Alabama counties will not issue same-sex marriage licenses
  • #AhButTheyCanAndWIll Ken Ham’s attorney tells judge Kentucky can’t take away tourism tax incentive to build Noah’s ark

Theocracy Rising

  • #SidlingUpToPower Inside Story of Hobby Lobby’s New Bible Museum on the National Mall
  • #BewareAChristianNation How the Religious Right Is Turning Pastors into Politicians

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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

Antidotes

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Lauren Mayer: 'Glorious Notorious RBG' (Ruth Bader Ginsburg)

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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.
Note: Check out Lauren's CDs, including her latest, "If My Uterus Were A Gun (And Other Musical Rants From The News)" - available at "http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/laurenmayer8" as well as on iTunes and Amazon. Her website is laurenmayer.com. She's on Twitter at @laurenscomedy
Lauren's podcasts are on IndieMediaWeekly

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Last week's RBG interview on MSNBC inspired this Jewish mother-turned rapper

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