Articles by: Stephen D. Foster Jr.

Maine Republican Says He’s Qualified To Be A Senator Because Smacking His Wife Around Means He Has Guts (VIDEO)

Erick Bennett is running in a primary challenge against incumbent Susan Collins to be Maine's next US Senator. According to Bennett, he's qualified to be a senator because beating his wife makes him brave enough to stand up for "family values." Image: Screen Grab

As the war on women rages on, one Republican candidate has decided to wear his domestic violence conviction as a badge of honor. A Maine Republican says he has guts because he was convicted for smacking his wife around. Erick Bennett is running in a primary challenge against incumbent Susan […]

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‘Anonymous’ Leaves Special Message On White Supremacists’ Home Page

Photo cc Flickr 2008 by Anonymous9000. http://www.flickr.com/photos/anonymous9000/3106449652/

2013 wasn’t the best year for haters and white supremacists, and 2014′s shaping up to be even worse. On Friday, another hate group’s website got hacked.

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Pope Francis Attacks Christian Fundamentalism Again, Says It’s ‘Not Healthy’

Photo of Pope Francis from Agencia Brasil, a public news agency, via Wikimedia Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3APope_Francis_at_Vargihna.jpg

Prepare to hear more howling from conservative critics of the Holy Father. Pope Francis has called out Christian fundamentalism for being ‘not healthy.’

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‘Obama-Lynching’ Facebook Page Hilariously Hacked By Liberal Trolls (IMAGES)

‘Obama-Lynching’ Facebook Page Hilariously Hacked By Liberal Trolls (IMAGES)

Remember the Facebook page that posted a meme calling for the President to be lynched? Well, they’ve got hackers and it’s the most hilarious takeover ever.

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SC Democrats Push Forced School Prayer Bill, Reject Separation Of Church And State

South Carolina schools could soon be forced to conduct prayer in the classroom if a piece of legislation is passed this year. Church and State Separation? - Image @ACLU

Students in South Carolina schools could soon be forced to say prayers in their classrooms, if this law passes. So much for separation of church and state.

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Republicans Get Dumber: New Poll Shows Even More Of Them Reject Science

Human Evolution image cc 2008 by Tkgd2007 and modified by Elisabeth Parker (2012).

Republicans and Democrats are now divided by more than the usual political issues. A new poll shows that even more Republicans deny science than we thought.

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Right-Wing Facebook Page Calls For National Lynch President Obama Day (IMAGE)

"Another cause for Negroes leaving the South was lynching" abstract painting by the 'dynamic cubism' painter Jacob Lawrence via Wikimedia Commons.

Hey, Secret Service, here’s the right-wing Facebook page that says we should lynch President Obama and declare the day of his killing a national holiday.

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Atheists Save Christmas For A Poor Family After Their Church Refused To Help Them

Vintage Christmas

A poor Christian family in Oklahoma had a very special Christmas this year. Not because their church helped them, but because of the kindness of atheists.

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Racist School Teacher Tells Ambitious Black Student That He’ll Never Become President

Tea Party Protesters outside the White House Are Calling for the impeachment of President Obama. Image: Tom Lohdan @ Flickr

A school teacher in Ohio is in hot water this week for telling a pupil that he can’t follow his dreams because America doesn’t need another black president.

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Pope Francis Is Hated By Conservatives, But Americans Approve Of Him By A Landslide

Nate Beeler, The Columbus Dispatch

Conservatives may hate Pope Francis, but the American people love him more by a landslide according to a new poll. A new dawn for Catholics in this country.

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Pope Francis Gives Christmas Presents To Poor Immigrants In Latest Liberal Move

John Darkow, Columbia Daily Tribune, Missouri

Christmas is a time for giving. This year, Pope Francis did something for poor immigrants that a conservative wouldn’t be caught dead doing here in America.

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Republican Insults Neanderthals, Compares Them To Fellow Republicans (VIDEO)

A Republican, Sean Duffy, is finally acknowledging that the male dominated GOP is acting like a bunch of Neanderthals. Unfortunately, that's an insult to Neanderthals. Image: Gage Skidmore

  A Republican is finally acknowledging that the male dominated GOP is acting like a bunch of Neanderthals. Unfortunately, that’s an insult to the Neanderthals. A former GOP Rep compared Republicans to Neanderthals. During an appearance on the December 17th edition of ‘Morning Joe’ on MSNBC last Tuesday, former Wisconsin […]

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Pope Francis Rails Against Conservative Christians’ Superiority Complex (VIDEO)

Bill Day, Cagle Cartoons

According to Pope Francis in a speech last week, real Christians are not supposed to act like they’re better and more superior than everyone else.

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Make Poor Kids Work For Their School Lunch Says Georgia Republican (VIDEO)

Photo from VictorianChildren.Org. http://www.victorianchildren.org/victorian-child-labor/

The disdain that Republicans have for the poor is unbelievably inhumane. And now, yet another member of the GOP wants to take food away from poor kids.

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NC Republican Says Health Insurance Mandate Is Like Genocide And Terrorism

NC Republican Says Health Insurance Mandate Is Like Genocide And Terrorism

Comparing Obamacare to genocide and terrorism ranks among the worst things a Republican has said about Obamacare, and it’s totally out of line.

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Pope Francis Attacks Super Rich For Getting Mega-Salaries And Leaving ‘Crumbs’ For The Poor

Christo Komarnitski, Bulgaria

The holy father, Pope Francis, is once again calling out the super rich for being greedy and leaving nothing but mere ‘crumbs’ for the rest of us.

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Hindus Propose Giant Monkey God Statue On Oklahoma Capitol Grounds

Photo by Karunakar Rayker

How’s that 10 Commandments display working out for you, GOP? The Hindus are the latest group to propose a religious monument for Oklahoma’s capitol.

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Rush Limbaugh Tells Men To Sexually Harass Women And Then Blame Breasts For It (VIDEO)

Rush Limbaugh Tells Men To Sexually Harass Women And Then Blame Breasts For It (VIDEO)

Just ew. This is one of the grossest sexist comments Rush Limbaugh has ever made during a radio broadcast and it should anger women across the country.

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Why Do Conservatives Hate Pope Francis So Much? Just Read These 20 Quotes

Why Do Conservatives Hate Pope Francis So Much? Just Read These 20 Quotes

Since becoming the newest pontiff on March 13, 2013, Pope Francis has had a lot to say, moving the Catholic Church back to the actual teachings of Jesus.

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Fox News Officially Makes Pope Francis A Target For Conservatives, Compares Him To President Obama

Christo Komarnitski, Bulgaria

A war is brewing. Not between nations, but between conservatives and Pope Francis. It is a war that the right-wing is almost certainly going to lose.

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