Fundie Watch: September 2011


US Catholic Bishops Threaten Obama Over DOMA

Filed by Father Tony | September 29, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

In the context of this letter, the suddenly thunderous saber-rattling of the US Catholic bishops appears to be rooted in the prospect of lost funding rather than in the imaginary moral outrage of its flock.Read More


Signorile's Must-Hear Interview with NC Fundie Politician

Filed by Bil Browning | September 28, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Listen as Signorile eviscerates general jackass North Carolina legislator and doctor, James Forrester. The state senator has been the main force behind the state's proposed constitutional amendment to ban same-sex marriage and civil unions.Read More


Rev Lou Sheldon's Pathetic Press Conference

Filed by Bil Browning | September 27, 2011 | 10:30 AM | comments

Poor Sheldon didn't have much luck with his presser. No one showed up except three staffers from the Courage Campaign.Read More


Unreal: The Haggards on Reality TV

Filed by Leslie Robinson | September 26, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

I have to think Gayle Haggard had major qualms about participating. I can just hear her praying over the subject...Read More


Maggie Out: NOM Elects New Board Chair

Filed by Bil Browning | September 22, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

The National Organization for Marriage announced today that it is replacing board chair Maggie Gallagher with attorney Dr. John Eastman. Gallagher will remain on the board but is stepping back her day-to-day involvement with the organization.Read More

Ted Haggard on Celebrity Wife Swap

Filed by Bil Browning | September 22, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Everyone's favorite fundie isn't just willing to smoke meth and have sex with a male prostitute, now he's going to swap his wife with Gary Busey.Read More

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Free Speech Explained in Four Sentences

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

I ran across this story on the Christian Broadcasting Network today and it stunned me for the illogical tone it took with the article. Talk about preaching to the choir...Read More


Maggie Gallagher Attends Prop 8 Play Reading

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Looks like National Organization for Marriage board chair Maggie Gallagher can't get enough of herself.Read More

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California Sunshine: Prop. 8 Tapes to be Released

Filed by Jerame Davis | September 19, 2011 | 3:00 PM | comments

Today, US District Judge James Ware ruled that the video of the Prop. 8 trial will be released to the public. Of course, the proponents of Prop 8, who fought to keep the trial from being televised originally, aren't very happy.Read More


Christian School Gives Lesbian the Boot

Filed by Bil Browning | September 19, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

LGBT-affirming Christians always have such a hard time convincing our community that their god is a loving savior thanks to jackasses like the headmaster of The Master's School.Read More


Anti-gay Televangelist Pat Robertson Redefines Marriage Vows

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 18, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

Watch as notoriously anti-gay televangelist Pat Robertson radically redefines marriage!Read More

Suing the Vatican for 'Crimes Against Humanity'

Filed by Bil Browning | September 14, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

I'm not a lawyer and I don't play one on TV. Can any of our legal beagles fill us in on whether or not this has a chance of happening?Read More


Is VA Guv Allowing Religious Group to Direct Abortion Policies?

Filed by Michael Hamar | September 01, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

The deputy secretary of health and human resources for Virginia who heads the office that will interpret new anti-abortion regulations is none other than Matt Cobb, husband of religious extremist Victoria Cobb, President of the Family Foundation.Read More