Tag Archives: Religion

Russia’s Pussy Riot on trial today, face 7 years in jail for performing a punk song

TweetThe trial of members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot began today. In February, the band performed the song ”Mother of God, Cast Putin Out” in Moscow’s Christ the Saviour Cathedral to protest the Russian Orthodox Church’s support for Putin. Maria Alyokhina, 24, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, 22, and Yekaterina Samutsevich, 29, were all arrested in March. They have [...]
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“In the good old days, men knew that women are crazy and they knew how to deal with them.”

TweetFile under: we can’t make this shit up. Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson believes that the worst thing to happen in modern society is that women were given the right to vote. Additional important information provided by this genius: Women are sluts (Limbaugh was right) and women are now out of control with power, so much power–vaginal [...]
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Tax-funded CPC’s now hiring: Christians only need apply

Tweet With the news that 1 in 2 recent grads are jobless or underemployed, I’m sure many of you are job-hunting or know someone who is. Well, look no further yall! I hear there are some lovely CPCs that are hiring. They are taxpayer funded and can offer you or your job-seeking buds a sure-to-be [...]
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“I’m a gay mormon”: BYU students make an It Gets Better video

TweetThis has been circulating the interwebs the past couple of days — 22 students from Brigham Young University have released an It Gets Better video for fellow students at BYU and other gay Mormons out there, and it’s pretty powerful. http://youtu.be/aU-zw1aSy5s The producer told WaPo of the group’s intentions:   “In our religion, there is [...]
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David Brooks’s New York Times sportswriter #Fail

TweetI woke up this morning and pulled up the New York Times to see that conservative columnist David Brooks had attempted to join #Linsanity and write about New York Knicks breakout NBA star Jeremy Lin. In “The Jeremy Lin Problem” Brooks opens with the following: “Jeremy Lin is anomalous in all sorts of ways. He’s [...]
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