"Knockin' on Heaven's Door"
"God is a concept by which we measure our pain" sang John Lennon. However, Bob Dylan, in his fundamentalist Christian period, claimed "You've gotta serve somebody". No way, replied Lennon, "You gotta serve yourself", to which Leonard Cohen simply sighed "Hallelujah".
The fact is here in Canada same-sex marriage has been legal nationwide since 2005 and not one traditional marriage that I know of has ever been threatened or damaged in any way whatsoever.
A rant about Father Marcial Maciel Degollado, the leader of the ultraconservative Catholic order/cult known as the Legion of Christ. Father of one child, molester of up to a hundred more, this guy - a top adviser to the Pope - had a lot going on.
Pope Benny speaks out on condom use in Africa and shows where his true passion lies: Doctrine over human lives. How do you solve a problem as big as Benny?
The "Trinity of Asininity" and other sordid tales. Prepare to be sickened.
Another case of the Catholic Church doing what the Catholic Church does best: Showing absolutely no compassion whatsoever for its victims. Oh, and a rave review of Bill Maher's new film "Religulous" too.
Something special happened at the Super Bowl game yesterday... and it had nothing to do with the game itself.
More hate from the medieval mind of Benny The Pontificator.
A few great words from one very great man.
Closest man on earth to God? Well, yeah, certainly, if God likes the promotion of unnecessary death and suffering.
Christopher Hitchens speaks some timely truth about that buffoon Jerry Falwell.
What if religion and, especially, hardcore religious types treated hunger (one of the essential human drives) the same way they treat sex (another of the essential human drives)?
Is God a pedophile?
Is it just me or do you also sometimes ponder the (il)logical implications of that seemingly innocent "Thank God", "Thanks to God", "Thank you God" statement we hear so often?
Haters put their mutual hate aside in order to come together in a united front of hate towards others.
I was just minding my own business when out of nowhere I suddenly got blindsided by none other than the Holy Pontiff and he left me with no other option but to stand up to his bigotry, hatred and illogical ravings.
If petty, jealous, spiteful vindictiveness, with a wee bit of wrathfulness thrown in, is your idea of "loving" then this is your guy.
Who knew fundamentalists could be so funny?
What I really want to know is this: Isn't the idea of a bunch of never-married celibate men lecturing the world about marriage more than just a bit ludicrous?
God said to Abraham kill me a son...