Fundie Watch: November 2007

"Won't somebody PLEASE think of the CHILDREN?!"

Filed by Gina de Vries | November 30, 2007 | 3:51 PM | comments

According to Saving Childhood: Protecting Our Children from the National Assault on Innocence, Teh Homosexuals MADE ME CHOOSE A SEXUAL ORIENTATION before my time! Yep, it's all there, right on Amazon.com! I mean, I would say my experience of coming...Read More


"General Betray Us" evil, evil, evil; "General Fagginess" funny

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 29, 2007 | 4:18 PM | comments

There was a question from a retired gay general last night at the Republican CNN/YouTube debate about DADT (note how the Republicans boo and heckle the general): Republicans are pissed off that General Kerr turned out to be on the...Read More


Religious Right for Huck

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 28, 2007 | 4:31 PM | comments

Or at least some of them. Jerry Falwell, Jr., endorsed Huckabee this morning. Besides being his father's son, he's also a minister, a lawyer, and the current president of Liberty University, which his father founded. Huck's been unable to get...Read More


Militant Homosexual Lobby vs Wal Mart

Filed by Michael Crawford | November 25, 2007 | 10:34 AM | comments

While you and I were contemplating the things that we have to be thankful for, the American Family Association was busy spreading more anti-gay lies. In an action alert that the AFA sent to its email list they claim that...Read More


Conservapedia homo-obsessed statistics are probably fake

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 24, 2007 | 7:45 AM | comments

The story about the Conservapedia site statistics that would prove that conservatives are completely obsessed with homosexuality has been making its way around the blogosphere, and it probably isn't true. The Conservapedia site statistics, as they're being reported around the...Read More


Joke of a Lifetime

Filed by Eric Leven | November 20, 2007 | 12:23 PM | comments

What do you get when a MegaChurch priest confesses to his congregation he's been sleeping with his brother's wife and fathered a child with her? Another religious scandal. Can I finally choose how I'd like to live now, openly and...Read More


Bibles, Sex Kits and Goldfish - Oh My!

Filed by Sara Whitman | November 15, 2007 | 2:25 PM | comments

When I was a kid and my family traveled, I had a thing about bathrooms. I had to see as many bathrooms as I could. I didn’t really need to go but loved looking at the design, how some had...Read More


Mark Foley's Hollywood Comeback

Filed by Steve Ralls | November 15, 2007 | 9:29 AM | comments

Los Angeles: Beaches, boys, bars . . . . . . so can Mark Foley be far behind? Not at all, according to The Washington Post. Post blogger Mary Ann Akers reports this morning that America's most famous instant messenger...Read More


A word about Michael Savage’s recent diatribe

Filed by Ellen Andersen | November 14, 2007 | 4:20 PM | comments

Alex posted about Michael Savage’s most recent hateful lesbian=nazi diatribe yesterday. You know, the one where Savage refers to a woman he assumes is lesbian as “the type that stuffed ovens in Hitler's concentration camps,” who is now “pos[ing] as...Read More


Love Tells the Truth

Filed by Bil Browning | November 13, 2007 | 6:45 PM | comments

Since I blogged yesterday about the positive thing I saw at the Love Won Out conference, today I’ll focus a little more on what I noticed that was, well, just f--ked up. Tomorrow I'll have an interview with ex-gay leader...Read More


Egyptian ex-gay doc under fire

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 13, 2007 | 4:07 PM | comments

It seems like all aspects of American culture are being exported.... An Egyptian doctor opened up a clinic to treat gay men (and not for diseases, but for homosexuality) and has come under a lot of fire. His clinic is...Read More


Love Won Out may be helping some parents

Filed by Bil Browning | November 12, 2007 | 5:10 PM | comments

It has taken me a while to write this post about attending the Love Won Out ex-gay conference with Ryan McCann, Public Policy Director of the Indiana Family Institute. Between the election, the blog contest and simply relaxing and cleaning...Read More


Pat Robertson endorses Rudy Giuliani

Filed by Alex Blaze | November 07, 2007 | 11:57 AM | comments

Say good-bye to the possibility of a social conservative third-party run. The Washington Post has video of Pat Robertson at the National Press Club endorsing Rudy Giuliani this morning. This indicates three things:Rudy Giuliani is not "moderate on gay rights"...Read More


Ted Klaudt: Putting Craig In Perspective

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | November 06, 2007 | 3:29 PM | comments

Yet another Republican policymaker sex scandal -- this time in South Dakota, where Ted Klaudt, who was finally term limited out of their state legislature after serving as chairman of Government Operations and Audit Committee and was a member of...Read More


Will love win out? How about friendship instead?

Filed by Bil Browning | November 02, 2007 | 4:20 PM | comments

This is a post that's taken a while to write... I recently attended a viewing of Inlaws & Outlaws with Ryan McCann, Public Policy Director for the Indiana Family Institute. Ryan challenged me to attend Love Won Out, the ex-gay...Read More