Fundie Watch: December 2007

Mike Huckabee Anti-Gay Hit Parade

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 30, 2007 | 8:53 AM | comments

With only a few days before the Iowa caucuses, I thought it a good idea to recap some of the hateful things that Republican frontrunner Mike Huckabee has said about LGBT people. Homosexuality I believe to try to legitimize that...Read More


More Lies About our History

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 30, 2007 | 7:39 AM | comments

The House of Representative's unfortunate Christmas resolution reveals -- yet again -- that many Americans have no clue what a republic is, even though we all live in one. The clueless include many who serve in public office, though they...Read More


The Season & Its Reasons

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 28, 2007 | 1:19 PM | comments

The holiday wouldn't be complete without the obligatory "Jesus is the reason for the season" commentary, and this year Roland S. Martin provides it. This whole push to remove Christ from the Christmas season has gotten so ridiculous that it's...Read More


Good news from Idaho

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | December 20, 2007 | 3:34 PM | comments

A lesbian friend of mine just sent me a news item from one of the most generally ultraconservative states in the union. The city of Moscow, Idaho (population 22,239 ) has just voted for a new insurance plan for city...Read More


Pat Robertson rant: Marriage is all about baby-making

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 20, 2007 | 3:10 PM | comments

Pat Robertson's latest gay-hating rant: Summary: The smaller the minority, the less protection it needs. Gays are weak, worthless, breeding through recruiting, and destroying Christianity, nature, kids, America, and Western civilization. Baby-making is necessary for marriage even though it's really...Read More


Huckabee's Procreative Imperative

Filed by Terrance Heath | December 19, 2007 | 6:01 PM | comments

As I was catching up on my blog reading this week, I came across Timothy's response, over at Box Turtle Bulletin, to something Mike Huckabee said about homosexuality. "Let's understand what sin means -- sin means missing the mark," he...Read More


Mike Huckabee, We Hardly Know Ye

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2007 | 3:20 PM | comments

It seems we can't get enough out of this new endless source of amusement here in the liberal blogosphere. I've been holding off on posting everything we find out about Huck's nutty past here even though at any other time...Read More


STFU and deal with it, fundamentalist Christianity is America's religion

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 19, 2007 | 7:06 AM | comments

I didn't mention this last week when it passed, but anyone interested in maintaining a secular state would probably be frightened/annoyed by this resolution. The same House that can't be counted on to do much of anything for actually repressed...Read More


Huckabee on AIDS, DADT and the Role of Religion in Politics

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 18, 2007 | 11:07 AM | comments

Mike Huckabee appeared on the Larry King Show and talked his AIDS quarantine remarks, his opposition to allowing gays to serve openly in the military and whether or not he would have gays in a Huckabee White House. Huckabee claims...Read More


Huck's anti-lesbian

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 16, 2007 | 1:01 PM | comments

A Kossack diary reports that Mike Huckabee endorsed the idea that women should "submit" to husbands: In August of 1998, Huckabee was one of 131 signatories to a full page USA Today Ad which declared: "I affirm the statement on...Read More


Mike Huckabee Says Homosexuality a "Public Health Risk"

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 12, 2007 | 11:57 AM | comments

More information is coming out about what Andrew Sullivan calls the "rancid homophobia" of Republican Mike Huckabee. In a 1992 senate race Huckabee when asked about allowing openly gay Americans to serve in the military said: I believe to try...Read More


Homofabulous headline of the day

Filed by Pam Spaulding | December 12, 2007 | 11:38 AM | comments

I went back to WND looking for more bizarre homo-obsessive "news" and boy, look at this juicy banner headline: Homosexodus!? Are these folks trying to look crazy on purpose? At this point the juiced-up hysteria becomes comical. If you click...Read More


Anti-LGBTQ Carolers Spread Xmas Jeers in CA

Filed by Dustin Kight | December 11, 2007 | 8:05 AM | comments

Just when you thought anti-LGBTQ protesting couldn’t get any more upsetting (and ridiculous): Anti-LGBTQ carolers in a Sacramento suburb gathered at their local Target to show (aka sing) their opposition to recent updates to California’s safe schools laws. The spectacle...Read More


Mike Huckabee: Let's round up some homos!

Filed by Alex Blaze | December 10, 2007 | 11:15 AM | comments

Every time I hear someone disparaging the idea of "political correctness", I just roll my eyes because they just don't get it. Which is what I did when I read what Mike Huckabee said yesterday in response to publication of...Read More


Is radio-hater Michael Savage gay?

Filed by Mike Rogers | December 08, 2007 | 12:45 PM | comments

The Young Turks seem to think so: You know who is a gay phony? Michael Savage. I just read an old article in Salon about Michael Weiner (his real name) and it's one of the saddest things you'll ever read....Read More


Does God Want Mike Huckabee to Be President?

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 08, 2007 | 10:15 AM | comments

Huckabee seems to think so. But, then he also thinks gay marriage will destroy civilization....Read More


Homo-hate thuggery is alive and well - and targeting out officials

Filed by Pam Spaulding | December 07, 2007 | 1:11 PM | comments

Openly gay Chapel Hill (NC) Town Councilman Mark Kleinschmidt (who I recently met up with at the G&L Leadership Conference last weekend) is the target of a bunch of online neo-Nazi thugs who have compiled a list of out gay...Read More


Mike Huckabee Thinks You're a Threat to Civilization

Filed by Michael Crawford | December 06, 2007 | 11:45 AM | comments

Surging Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said that he believes gay marriage is a threat to civilization. Yep, he believes that two men or two women who want to live together, build a life together in sickness and in health,...Read More


More AFA follies: action alert over bare bums next to a Ford ad

Filed by Pam Spaulding | December 05, 2007 | 12:39 PM | comments

In yet another desperate attempt to claim responsibility for Ford Motor Company's uneven performance this year, Don and Tim Wildmon's 24-hour-all-homo-all-the time American Family Association has issued another of its breathless alerts, and you've got to see it to believe...Read More