At Iowa Faith Forum, Republican Presidential Candidates Try to Out-Fundie Each Other, Fail to Impress

By: Sunday October 23, 2011 11:50 am

So how did they all do? “I don’t see anyone galvanizing people like they did for Mike Huckabee,” said Steve Scheffler, president of the event’s sponsor and a leading social conservative activist in Iowa. “And I’d be lying if I told you that can change in one event.”


Jerry Falwell, Jr. “Admires” Rick Perry for Calling for Secession

By: Friday September 16, 2011 10:30 am

The Secessionist made a pilgrimage to Liberty University this week to kiss the ring of Jerry Falwell, Jr. and seek absolution for his HPV vaccine problem. All was forgiven — and then some.

Rick Perry: In Less Than Three Years, America Has Forgotten God, Needs to Repent

By: Sunday August 7, 2011 11:30 am

Apparently, in the 930 days since Barack Obama became president, the United States has slipped into a dangerous agnosticism, if not outright atheism.

NPR Profiles a Few of the Crazies Rick Perry’s Praying and Fasting with Tomorrow

By: Friday August 5, 2011 10:30 am

NPR had a really excellent story about just how fringe and nutty the Secessionist’s Saturday Fundiefest is. Just look at this cast of characters.

Rick Perry’s Sectarian Pep Rally for Jesus a Big Flop

By: Wednesday August 3, 2011 10:30 am

The Secessionist must not be in very good standing with the Man Upstairs.

God’s Answer to Rick Perry’s Prayers for Rain: Go to Hell

By: Friday July 1, 2011 10:30 am

On April 21, The Secessionist, who last year sued the EPA so Texas could dump even more carbon into the atmosphere (which totally doesn’t cause global warming), used his elected office to ask the Ancient Mayans people of his state to pray that God might end our worst drought in over 100 years.

Franklin Graham’s Lament: Government Poverty Programs Take Money Away from Churches

By: Tuesday April 26, 2011 10:30 am

It’s worth revisiting the bizarre interview Franklin Graham gave with Christiane Amanpour in which he came close to endorsing Donald Trump, questioned Obama’s citizenship and faith — and made this historically revisionist claim.

Will the Right Condemn David Petraeus for His Cowardly Indulgence of Moral Equivalence?

By: Sunday April 3, 2011 11:50 am

For most functioning adults, condemning self-promoting acts of unabashed bigotry is a no-brainer. For those with mild disabilities, condemning self-promoting acts of unabashed bigotry that put American lives at risk is still pretty doable. But when the bigot is a Christian wingnut and his target is Islam, well, that does complicate things a bit for the mouth-breathing right. So they’ve spent the last few days lashing out at Obama and the media for…criticizing Jones. Seriously.

Tea Party Sheds the Libertarian Fig Leaf, Goes Full Fundie

By: Sunday August 29, 2010 11:30 am

We should all be thankful to Glenn Beck and The Quitter, because they’ve finally ripped the “libertarian” mask off the Teabaggers — once and for all. If there was a single theme at yesterday’s Beckstallnacht rally in Washington, it was Allah.

Sharron Angle: Separation of Church and State is Unconstitutional, Thomas Jefferson Was “Misquoted”

By: Wednesday June 30, 2010 10:30 am

After she won the GOP Senatorial primary in Nevada, Sharron Angle quickly took down her website – which was chock-full-o’ crazy – and stopped doing interviews. Undoubtedly because John Cornyn at the NRSC told her to STFU. Well, she’s finally broken her silence with a Nevada journalist, and, inevitably, come out with more crazy.

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