For all time’s sake: John Piper’s latest tweet stupidity

He pulled it down, but you know what… he’s still the south end of a northbound horse. Since he took the tweet down, I decided to leave the tweet before and after to show where it was.

Society and Religion

sexual predator

Their anger followed the comments made by prosecution lawyer Robert Colover. In sentencing, Judge Nigel Peters apparently accepted the suggestions that Wilson’s teenage victim, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was complicit in the abuse; despite her being well below the age of consent. The girl was accused in court of “egging her abuser on” and was described as “looking older” than her thirteen years, something the judge said he would consider in Wilson’s favour. But anti-rape campaigners railed at the accusation that the young victim was promiscuous. They argued that it helped facilitate the sexual abuse of


Oh come on, – Nothing like “get your rape gear”

Looks like Amazon in the U.K. loves it some rape culture. I checked and they aren’t in the U.S. Amazon Store, but the company is real. Disgusting. Ht GM via the twits Related articles A UNC Rape Victim Faces Expulsion ( this is how rape culture feels ( Ways to End Rape Culture ( Women are being faced with the dilemma of violating federal law if they choose to defend themselves against rape [Strange] ( ‘Rape Culture’ and everything that is wrong with it (

Religion and Politics

Richard Mourdock

“I struggled with it myself for a long time, but I came to realize life is that gift from God,” Mourdock said at a debate (video, which was posted by the state Democratic Party, is below). “And I think even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that it is something that God intended to happen.” I don’t know what else to say… Oh, and Romney loves this guy and picked him over Dick Lugar.

Society and Religion

Connecticut Court decides rape requires physical resistence

When we consider this evidence in the light most favorable to sustaining the verdict, and in a manner that is consistent with the state’s theory of guilt at trial, we, like the Appellate Court, ‘are not persuaded that the state produced any credible evidence that the [victim] was either unconscious or so uncommunicative that she was physically incapable of manifesting to the defendant her lack of consent to sexual intercourse at the time of the alleged sexual assault.’ via Court Requires Disabled Rape Victim To Prove She Resisted, Calls For Evidence Of ‘Biting, Kicking, Scratching’ | ThinkProgress. What the

Gender Issues

Exactly #rape


Religion and Politics

Rape is just another ‘method of conception’

I really want to give fellow pro-lifers the benefit of the doubt… but this is nuts. “I’m very proud of my pro-life record, and I’ve always adopted the idea that, the position that the method of conception doesn’t change the definition of life,” Ryan explained. “But let’s remember, I’m joining the Romney-Ryan ticket. And the president makes policy.” (here) IVF, etc… is a method of conception, no doubt, but some pro-lifers are opposed to that. I’m not it is spiritually wise – who cares about politics – to declare rape, incest, etc… as just another method of conception. Are