Category Archives: Mythology

A religion old or new, that stressed the magnificence of the universe as revealed by modern science, might be able to draw forth reserves of reverence and awe hardly tapped by the conventional faiths. Sooner or later, such a religion will emerge.
— Carl Sagan

Giving One’s Life For The Fight…

I have belittled the religious foolishness of that benighted country called India – a nation that allows women to marry snakes, forces men to marry dogs, and has companies that elect imaginary friends to their board. Alas, we have lost … Continue reading

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UFO Religion Demands Swastika Back

It’s difficult to make this shit up: UFO religion the Raelians want to rehabilitate the swastika As the beachgoers of Long Island soaked up the sun last month, their attention was caught by a light aircraft flying above with a … Continue reading

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More On The Madness Of Muslims: Bangladesh Bozos Making Trouble….

Here’s a common refrain, whether it’s in the blogosphere or realtime: “Hey, it’s only a few crazy troublemakers making the rest of us look bad.” Look again, people: it’s more than a few crazies – it is in fact, hordes … Continue reading

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Republicans Gone Retarded–A Pulse As An Excuse For Misogyny

  Heartbeat, heartbeat, listen to my heartbeat – Red 7 Texas. Yet another state the US could do without. Texas Legislators File Radical ‘Fetal Heartbeat’ Bill To Ban Abortion After Just Six Weeks On Thursday, three Texas Republicans filed a … Continue reading

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Defending The Delusion: Or How Journalists Pander To The Sheeple…

It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury signifying nothing. — Macbeth (Act 5, Scene 5 Puff pieces. Nauseating things. They’re usually filler, pandering to the great unwashed, designed to tug a tear from the … Continue reading

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Republicans Gone Stupid: Yet Another Pseudo-Scientific Claim

Really, just when you thought these jackasses couldn’t come up with anything stupider: Trent Franks’s Abortion Ban Now Has a Rape Exception On Wednesday, Representative Trent Franks argued that the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, which would ban abortion after … Continue reading

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More On The Madness Of Muslims: Street Patrols In London

Actually, this is exactly on point: Extremist ‘Muslim Patrol’ attempting to enforce Sharia law in East London is condemned by England’s imams The Muslim Patrol has verbally harassed gays, calling them“dirty” and demanding that they leave the neighborhood quickly. A … Continue reading

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Abstinence Makes The Church Grow Fondlers: Not Very Funny Anymore…

It’s a small wonder that Pope Ratzi resigned: it seems that pedos in robes are coming out of the woodwork these days… Police investigate allegations of sex abuse at Catholic boarding school Police are investigating allegations of abuse at a … Continue reading

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More On The Madness Of Muslim: Sharia Is For Shit

When I read horrendous accounts like this, it’s almost too much to bear: Alicia Gali: Rape Victim Who Was Jailed For Being Assaulted in UAE Tells Her Story Those familiar with the Steubenville case or the Rehtaeh Parsons suicide are … Continue reading

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Brain Dead On The Bayou–The LSEA

“Stop the insanity!” – Susan Powter So here we are, well over a decade into the 21st century, and guess what? The primitives are still wasting our tax dollars on superstitious nonsense. Like this, for instance: The Louisiana Science Education … Continue reading

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