Religion and Politics

Quote of the Day: Hannity, you are a shrill

You have to watch this entire video here. Quite frankly, you are the worst excuse for a journalist I’ve ever seen. …What you just displayed was not journalism. It was yellow journalism. It wasn’t anything close to try to tell the American people what’s really going on. I mean it’s just shocking. …Every journalistic ethic I have ever heard of was just violated by you. …You are a shill for the Republican party. …You alibi them 100% of the time. Watch… let’s discuss. Related articles Ellison explodes on Hannity ( Rep. Keith Ellison hammers Sean Hannity: You’re a shill

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Jesse Lee Peterson – America is Doomed because Women can Vote

Rev. Jesse Lee Peterson, a Fox News contributor, tea party activist and personal friend of Sean Hannity’s said in a sermon recently published to YouTube that America’s greatest mistake was allowing women the right to vote, adding that back in “the good old days, men knew that women are crazy and they knew how to deal with them.” In the video, published to YouTube in March, Peterson explains that he believes women simply can’t handle “anything,” and that in his experience, “You walk up to them with a issue, they freak out right away. They go nuts. They get mad.


Karl Giberson on Optional Facts for Christians

This kind of critical thinking about sources and expertise is essential in navigating the complexity of our modern scientific world and developing sensible and defensible positions on everything from the age of the earth to the real cost of Medicare. Unfortunately, America has an uneasy relationship with experts. Many people don’t like the idea of consulting some egghead at a university to get scoop on complex problems, even though that egghead might be the world’s leading expert and hold a position endorsed by the National Academy of Sciences. Every night on Fox News Glenn Beck assaults expertise and education

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Would Sean Hannity Lie?

Remember that recent completely and totally unbiased ‘report’ by master truth teller Sean Hannity? Yeah…not so unbiased… Hannity Clip Shows Katie Couric Calling Reagan “An Airhead.” From Hannity’s “Behind the Bias” special: KATIE COURIC: Good morning. The Gipper was an airhead. [Fox News, Hannity, 4/22/11] Full Context: Couric Was Citing A Conclusion From A Reagan Biography That Drew A “Tremendous Amount Of Interest And Fire.” From the September 27, 1999, edition of NBC’s Today: KATIE COURIC, co-host: Good morning. The Gipper was an airhead. That’s one of the conclusions of a new biography of Ronald Reagan that’s drawing a

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Do Christians Torture? Sean Hannity thinks it is okay]

Hannity asked “Do you disagree with your dad at all about enhanced interrogations?” “My attitude is that if we capture an enemy combatant in the battlefield — or we can use Osama bin Laden — who may have information about a pending attack. You know what, I don’t have any problem taking his head sticking it underwater and scaring the living daylights out of him and making him think we’re drowning him and I’m a Christian,” Megan McCain disagreed. “I think it’s what separates us from the terrorists . My father could never lift me up as a child