Topic / Idiocy

No rabbi, you do not promote learning by pandering to idiots

Rabbi Dr Natan Slifkin, above, founder and director of The Biblical Museum of Natural History in Beit Shemesh, tells the story of a ultra-Orthodox Jewish man who entered his museum. I recall seeing one visitor, an adult, standing in front of our lion exhibit, marveling at it. “It’s amazing!” he said to me. “Yes, it […]

Crazy evangelist who sparked cinema panic plays victim card

Pastor Michael Webber, who caused people to panic when he stood up to preach in a California cinema recently, wants people to know that he’s not mad, laments the fact that when he gets up to gabble about God people curse and throw things at him – and that being charged with a misdemeanor was […]

In California Christians fear that Bibles could be banned

In passing legislation to combat quack ‘gay cure’ therapies, California may have made it illegal to sell Bibles. Christians are in full panic mode … again! An op-ed published by The National Catholic Register today said that after Assembly Bill 2943 passed the state assembly in April, Christian groups and religious-freedom advocates warned that the measure […]

Jewish children injured in ritual burning of ‘evil’ smartphones

After a number of smartphones were thrown onto a Lag B’Omer bonfire in London’s Stamform Hill, home to a huge community of ultra-Orthodox Jews, a massive explosion occurred, injuring as many as 30 people, mostly children. The explosion, according to this report, occurred around 10 pm on Wednesday night near the Biala Shul in Stamford […]

Bavaria orders crosses to be displayed on all state buildings

In a moment of sheer lunacy, the government of Bavaria recently ruled that all entrances to state buildings must display a Christian cross – a move that has annoyed many, including a Catholic cardinal. Said Bavaria’s new leader, Markus Söder, pictured hanging a cross in the entrance area of the Bavarian state chancellery in Munich on April […]

Catholic pundit says hospital had ‘imprisoned’ Alfie Evans

In a swingeing attack on Liverpool’s Alder Hey Hospital, US-based Catholic commentator Matthew Archbold accused hospital administrators of ‘imprisoning’ Alfie Evans and wanting him dead to preserve ‘faith’ in a ‘socialised’ health care system. Shortly before the boy’s death last Saturday, Archbold, writing for The National Catholic Register, outrageously claimed: A young boy was imprisoned, […]

People hurt as mad evangelist causes panic in a US cinema

Michael Ray Webber, inset, a preacher with an outfit called Truth and Triumph Ministries, was arrested after he caused a stampede at a California cinema complex. At the end of a screening of the latest Avengers movie – Avengers: Infinity War – Webber, according to this report, stood up and started yelling, causing panic among […]

Global protests against sex education take place today

Driven by mainly by the Christian conviction that sex-education is bad, and that schoolkids should be kept ignorant, a bunch of ‘concerned’ parents are today staging ‘Sex Ed Sit Out’ protests in multiple US cities as well as Australia and the UK. According to this Life Site report, the protest, originally launched by a few […]

In this new church, the Holy Spirit comes in bottles & cans

Around eight months ago ‘Pope’ Tsietsi Makiti, above, launched a church intended to be a haven for boozers. Yesterday an AP report said that Gabola Church is gaining in popularity, and it quoted Makiti as saying: We are a church for those who have been rejected by other churches because they drink alcohol. Gabola Church […]

Deranged Christian suggests around 90% of men are gay

Dave Daubenmire, aka ‘Coach Dave’, spends most of his time ranting about a variety of issues he claims are destroying the fabric of American Society via his “Pass The Salt Live” webcasts. Last month  the former high school football coach was banging on about the “sissification” of young American men: Everywhere they go, [young men] […]