In the recent flap over Fox anchor Megyn Kelly's comments about Santa and Jesus both being white, Ms. Kelly needs to remember some basic maternal wisdom:
- 'Historical' and 'verifiable' are not subjective - check your facts and your dictionary before you go on air (and remember, we can watch the recording!)
- You can't complain about being the victim in a fight you started.
- Making fun of people is wrong in general, but when a public statement is begging for ridicule, it's only human to give into temptation!
From making public proclamations of faith to engaging in intolerance, hate speech, and avarice to failing to act with grace, the Radical Religious Right falls short in every aspect of the Christian code of conduct delineated in the New Testament and in honoring the message of their chosen messiah.Continue reading
Patrick Casey responds to Robert Spencer and Daniel Ali's Inside Islam. "Its meager 154 pages are so vituperative, so dripping with shameless spite that I felt compelled to write over 20 pages of notes, commentary and corrections, a portion of which are presented here for your consideration." In this editor's opinion, writings such as these inspire acts of violence against Muslims and are no different in form or substance than the proclamations of Islamofacist Imams.Continue reading