Topic / Idiocy

Christian moron: put crocodile problem ahead of gay marriage

Back in 2011, an Australian independent MP, Bob Katter above, was slammed by his gay half-brother for saying that the idea of same-sex marriage deserved to be ridiculed. The Christian fundamentalist told an anti-gay rally at Parliament House in Canberra: Truly this proposition deserves to be laughed at and ridiculed. It doesn’t serve any serious […]

Indian politician wants an actress and filmmaker killed

Suraj Pal Amu, above, a member of India’s Hindu nationalist ruling party, yesterday (Sunday) offered a $1.5-m (£1.14-m) bounty to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of a yet-to-be released Bollywood film that depicts a romance between a Hindu queen and Muslim ruler. According to this report, Padmavati was set to be […]

Elderly woman shot following a firearm safety lesson in church

An as yet unnamed 81-year-old Tennessee man accidentally shot his wife, 80, in the First United Methodist Church in Tellico Plains, pictured above, after he gave parishioners a lesson in gun safety on Thursday. The Christian Post reports that the bullet tore through the woman’s lower left abdomen, exited the right side of her abdomen, […]

Deranged NY rabbi weighs in to support judge Roy Moore

On Thursday, a conference of crazies took place in Alabama in support of beleaguered judge Roy Moore. Among them was Rabbi Noson Shmuel Leiter, head of Jews for Decency, who is pictured above with the infamous Gordon Klingenschmitt, right. According to this report, the New York rabbi was among about 20 faith and “pro-family” leaders […]

Texas church massacre was God’s way of answering prayers

Commenting on the shooting that claimed 26 lives at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, this weekend, Illinois Lutheran Pastor Hans Fiene, above, said: When those saints of First Baptist Church were murdered yesterday, God wasn’t ignoring their prayers. He was answering them. In a piece written for the right-wing website The Federalist, […]

Kenyan censor appalled by photograph of ‘crazy gay lions’

When Ezekiel Mutua, the head of the Kenya Film Classification Board, saw a photo of two male lions apparently having sex, he instantly blamed gays whom he suggested might have influenced the animals. He is quoted here as saying: These animals need counseling, because probably they have been influenced by gays who have gone to […]

Egyptians have a ‘national duty’ to rape immodest women

Egyptian lawyer Nabih al-Wahsh, above, believes that sexual harassment and even rape would discourage women from wearing immodest clothing. In fact, he believes, it is the “patriotic duty” of men to abuse provocative females, according to this report. The prominent conservative, described last year as “mentally ill” by a liberal Muslim cleric, made his views known […]

Bible used to justify leniency towards a violent criminal

Back in 2015, an unnamed man in Portugal was given a 15-month suspended sentence and a fine of 1,750 euros (around £1,5002)  for using a bat spiked with nails to assault his ex-wife, leaving her covered in cuts and bruises. The prosecutor, according to this report, had argued the sentence was too lenient and asked […]

Minister has change of heart over a gravestone he seized

When North Carolina Baptist minister J C Shoaf, 73, above, claimed he’d not been paid in full for a five-year-old’s gravestone, he repossessed it! But when news broke that he had treated the gravestone of Jake Leatherman “like a car”, and people began voicing outrage, Shoaf immediately announced he would return it. Jake died of […]

Funeral bells toll to mark the ‘murder’ of Christian morality

Christians can be such drama queens … The latest manifestation of priestly outrage, according to this report, comes from Greece where a number of churches said that will ring funeral bells every day until Saturday to protest a new law that makes it easier for people to change their legally recognised gender. Greece’s parliament passed […]