Wingnut: God Doesn’t Believe in Atheists

Don Boys is a former member of the Indiana state legislature and a permanent member of the wingnut brigade, as evidence by this profoundly ridiculous column at BarbWire about why atheists don’t exist. Funny, I’m pretty sure I do exist. And the rhetoric is so idiotic that it will just leave you shaking your head.
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Fischer: Jesus Would Support Torture

I find it amusing that some Christians point to Jesus’ command to love thy neighbor to get out of all the barbarism of the Old Testament, like slavery is wrong now because we’re supposed to love our neighbor. Now Bryan Fischer says that Jesus would approve of torture, because of course Bryan Fischer would say that.
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Wingnut on Wingnut Crime: Pat Robertson vs Ted Cruz

Okay kids, it’s wingnut on wingnut crime time again. And this time, we have infamous Christian con man Pat Robertson taking on the relatively new political con man Ted Cruz. Like a whole lot of other conservatives, Robertson blasted Cruz for his grandstanding in the Senate over the weekend, which actually hurt their cause:
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Jindal’s Rally Shaping Up to Be a Wingnutapalooza

The bigots, haters and bizarre extremists are coming out of the woodwork to support Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s upcoming prayer rally, which is identical to the one Rick Perry held in 2011 to launch his failed presidential bid. A bunch of them have made videos urging people to attend, including Cindy Jacobs:
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Satanic Temple to Get Display at Michigan Capitol

The Michigan State Capitol Commission, at the behest of members of the state legislature, recently decided to allow a nativity scene to go up on the ground of the capitol building, though it hasn’t happened yet because the law hasn’t been changed to allow permanent displays. But the Satanic Temple is going to put one up that meets the current standards.
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Previewing the Humanist Disaster Response Teams

One of the projects that Foundation Beyond Belief will roll out in 2015 is the development of Humanist Disaster Response Teams. We have a preview of that program, including a rundown of the people who are leading it, what we are building and what those teams will do to alleviate suffering and help people after natural disasters.
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Dick Cheney: Still a Pathological Liar

As Dick Cheney makes the rounds of all the talk shows, including Meet the Press (where Chuck Todd probably had really difficult questions ready for him like “Why are you so awesome?”), he continues to spew lie after lie. Politifact took his Meet the Press performance — and that’s what it was — and found virtually everything he said to be false.
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Cleveland Police Want an Apology

The police union in Cleveland, where the police force has just been found to have a long and serious track record of excessive use of force in a DOJ investigation, is very upset that a Cleveland Browns player wore a shirt before an NFL demanding justice for two innocent people gunned down by cops in that city. And they want an apology.
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