Religion and Politics

For once, I agree with Michele Bachmann – Natural Disasters and God

For Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, Hurricane Irene and last week’s earthquake in the eastern United States were a message from God that Washington needs to change its policies. Even as Irene was beginning its raking course up the East Coast over the weekend, which killed 21 people and caused widespread flooding and power outages, Bachmann told senior citizens in Poinciana, Florida, on Saturday that the hurricane was an “act of God” that Washington should heed. The Minnesota congresswoman, who has gained media prominence for her fiery attacks on Democratic President Barack Obama and against big government, recalled Washington

Religion and Politics

Eric Cantor: Protect Israel, Ditch the United States

As East Coasters brace for what some say will be a historic pummel by Hurricane Irene, at least one lawmaker is fuming over a requirement by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) that any potential emergency disaster aid be offset by spending cuts. “It is sinful to require us to cut somewhere … in order to provide emergency disaster assistance for American citizens,” Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.) told The Huffington Post on Friday. via Louisiana Congressman: GOP ‘Sinful’ To Tie Disaster Aid To Spending Cuts. Do you know what happens when a sick and dying person refuses to let

Glenn Beck: Hurricane Irene is a Blessing

For years, Beck has been talking up the need to stockpile supplies due to what he sees as a coming “global disruption in food.” As such, he hopes this hurricane will teach people the need to be prepared and will work as a message from God that we’re not in control. (here) I’m not going to add comment. I’m not going to add a comment. Because, if I were to add a comment, I would mention thinks himself a prophet is more concerned about the profit. Related articles Beck: Irene Is A ‘Blessing’ (