Virtue Signaling and Chechnya

by baldilocks In the last few days, it has been reported that the government of the Chechen Republic (Chechnya) is putting homosexuals in "concentration" camps. "Concentration camps" for LGBT people have been allegedly opened up in Chechnya where men have been tortured and killed because of their sexuality, Novaya Gazeta reported. The allegations came after a few eyewitnesses and survivors said in interviews … Continue reading Virtue Signaling and Chechnya

Ian McKellen Not so Irrational Fear of Scripture

Just a reminder that pretending to be a hero who fights for the west in movies doesn't make it so in reality. Details: Is it true that when you stay at hotels you tear out the Bible page that condemns homosexuality? Ian McKellen: I do, absolutely. I'm not proudly defacing the book, but it's a … Continue reading Ian McKellen Not so Irrational Fear of Scripture

Peering into the Cracks

by baldilocks Discovering the fallaciousness of an idea previously thought to be true can be traumatic. Indeed, some will refuse to even consider the fault lying in the foundation of an idea--in its premises--even when the hole in it is wide and deep. Such is the case with respect to and discrimination in private business. … Continue reading Peering into the Cracks

“Who am I to Judge?” for Dummies

UPDATE: With the Pope's visit to the US & the MSM spinning the above phrase it is a good time to provide this post to unspin those being played by the media. There is no phrase of Pope Francis that has been more spun by the world's media than Francis' famous words from an early … Continue reading “Who am I to Judge?” for Dummies

The Difference Between the Destination and the Journey

by baldilocks (Re-edited.) Last week's Mozilla-Brendan Eich saga has spawned many conversations. I have been involved in more than one of these, and they have produced a good amount of frustration in me. This frustration is borne of the fact that many people in this allegedly Judeo-Christian nation are functionally illiterate as to what they … Continue reading The Difference Between the Destination and the Journey

Torching Gay Bars isn’t newsworthy unless a Christian Does it

Just imagine a religious fanatic burns a popular Gay Bar in the middle of a New Year's Eve Celebration. Picture the arsonist telling a friend from his place of worship that "Homosexuals should be exterminated." What do you think would happen? The evening news would be full of the story of a hate crimes and … Continue reading Torching Gay Bars isn’t newsworthy unless a Christian Does it

Pope-a-Dope: What a difference 48 Hours Makes

On Jan 3rd I commented on a story where the Holy Father encouraged the Bishop of Malta to speak against "Gay Adoption" in his country and disagreed with Popewatch that this would be the breaking point with the left and the media: The problem is this is still an election year in America and if … Continue reading Pope-a-Dope: What a difference 48 Hours Makes

Shhhh Pope still Catholic

The Telegraph in England has an interesting story out of Malta: In his Christmas sermon, Bishop Charles Scicluna of Malta condemned adoption by same-sex couples. He insisted that God's own son was raised by a man and a woman, and not by two men or two women. How divisive! said the media. But now it … Continue reading Shhhh Pope still Catholic

NRO Cracker Barrels

And I'm one step ahead of the shoe shine Two steps away from the county line Just trying to keep my customers satisfied, Satisfied. Simon and Garfunkel Keep the Customer Satisfied 1970 One of the joys of the internet is waiting on Mark Steyn to comment on an issue and the Duck Dynasty story was … Continue reading NRO Cracker Barrels

Duck Dynasty: A Study of Cause and Effect

Mr Spock:It is attempting to generate terror, Captain. Star Trek Wolf in the Fold 1967 General John Burgoyne:  Swindon do you at all realize that we have nothing standing between us and destruction but our own blood and the ignorance of these backwoodsmen? They're men of the same British stock as ourselves. Six to one … Continue reading Duck Dynasty: A Study of Cause and Effect

It’s a Trap: Deep Breath My Fellow Catholics

Penny Carter: Is anyone gonna tell me what's going on? 10th Doctor: What, you're a journalist? Penny Carter: Yes. 10th Doctor: Well, make it up! Doctor Who Partners in Crime 2008 There seems to be a lot of people very worried about the media jumping all over the Pope's statement as reported   with weeping … Continue reading It’s a Trap: Deep Breath My Fellow Catholics

Will Kaitlyn Ashley Hunt be at Disney on June 1st?

One of the things we have seen with the Kaitlyn Hunt case that has really struck me is how the gay rights movement has been used as suckers by her family. As more and more facts continue to come out and the reactions of Ms. Hunt's defenders become more vitriolic to the point where her … Continue reading Will Kaitlyn Ashley Hunt be at Disney on June 1st?

Scottish Cardinal Resigns over “inappropriate acts” MSM hardest hit

News Broke this morning that Scottish Cardinal Keith O'Brien has resigned: Cardinal O'Brien said in a statement he had already tendered his resignation, due to take effect when he turned 75 next month, but that Pope Benedict "has now decided that my resignation will take effect today". As the Observer reported: Three priests and a … Continue reading Scottish Cardinal Resigns over “inappropriate acts” MSM hardest hit

The best answer to a question I’ve often heard from Athiests concerning homosexuality…

...and Christianity is given here. The question being: Why is homosexuality forbidden when other restrictions in Leviticus restricts are not? The scriptural conflict is well documented in the Acts of the Apostles from acts Chapter 10 (Peter and Cornelius) and the initial reaction of the circumcised. (Chapter 11) and the final decision to not force … Continue reading The best answer to a question I’ve often heard from Athiests concerning homosexuality…

…and lets also re-visit reality

I've had a little back and forth with my friend Cynthia Yockey yesterday (who will be on the show this Saturday at 10 A.M. on WCRN 830 Don't miss her!) I was updating the post with a link from Lisa Graas when I saw what is a very significant tweet from my friend Sissy Willis … Continue reading …and lets also re-visit reality