Articles by: T. Steelman
A lifelong Liberal, I have been writing about politics for over 20 years, half of that time online. While I'm a policy wonk and interested in all aspects of politics, my focus is on religion, especially issues of religious freedom since I am a Wiccan. Though I do try to keep it in check, my sarcasm gets off of its leash -- more and more often nowadays. I enjoy reading, making jewelry, Prog Rock and etymology. I share my home with my husband, daughter, 2 cats and a small herd of alpacas. "If the future's looking dark, we're the ones who have to shine..."

‘Marriage Advice’ From Misogynist Preacher Highlights Backwards Pseudo-Christian Beliefs (VIDEO)

Are you the perfect wife?

Pastor Bill Lytell still lives in the 1950s. His “marriage advice” would be suitable for that time, but is backwards and misogynistic today. No, thank you!

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Batsh*t Professor Who Called For Killing Dissidents Resigns West Point Post

And there was much rejoicing

The West Point law professor who advocated killing dissidents in the war on terror has resigned. Guess he couldn’t take the spotlight on he and his radical ideas.

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This Man Was Fined For Picking Berries In A Park: Can You Say ‘Ridiculous?’

Picking these is illegal?

Maryland rangers fined a man for picking raspberries in a regional park. Is picking a quart of berries destruction of a plant? I don’t think so.

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Despite What Ammosexuals Say This Is How Americans ACTUALLY Feel About Gun Control (GRAPHICS)

Americans overwhelmingly support gun laws

Americans overwhelmingly support three gun control measures, including universal background checks. This is the opinion of the *actual* vast majority.

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Law Prof. Proposes War On Terror Include Dissenters: Civilian Collateral Damage A-Ok

Bradford envisions this for dissenters

A West Point law professor advocates going after legal dissenters in the war on terror. Great destruction and civilian casualties be damned.

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Ted Cruz Sends Sermon To Pastors: How Many Will Violate Their 501(c)3 Rules And Preach It On Sunday?

Churches are for worship, not politics.

This Sunday, thousands of right-wing Christian pastors will preach this sermon provided to them by Ted Cruz. Preaching politics again. Time to tax them.

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Congratulations, America! You’re Now Averaging More Than One Mass Shooting PER DAY

One of these shoots 4 or more people every day in America

America now averages one mass shooting every day. Think about that one for a minute. That’s 4 or more people shot at one time EVERY DAY. Yay us.

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This Hilarious List Of ‘Conservative’ Songs Is One Of The Best Examples Of Confirmation Bias You’ll Ever See

The Supremes making conservative music

What we have here is a failure to comprehend. This list of songs that are supposedly conservative will make your jaw drop.

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Venezuela Is Living The Republican Dream As President Rounds Up And Deports Immigrants

Venezuelan troops have been sent to deport Colombians

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is doing there what Republicans would love to be able to do here.

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Ten Times ‘Obama’s Katrina’ Was Invoked By The ‘Liberal’ Media (VIDEO)

Four days after Katrina hit New Orleans

It’s been 10 years since Bush’s big fail, but the right still uses “Obama’s Katrina” like a very dull sword to attack the President.

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Glenn Beck Convinced Satanic Temple Milk Protest Was ‘Ancient Ritualistic Evil’ (VIDEOS)

Glenn Beck Convinced Satanic Temple Milk Protest Was ‘Ancient Ritualistic Evil’ (VIDEOS)

A counter-protest at a Michigan Planned Parenthood included some theater from the Satanic Temple of Detroit. Glenn Beck thinks that it was some kind of evil ritual.

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Top 5 Stupid Things Pseudo-Christians Said This Week

Top 5 Stupid Things Pseudo-Christians Said This Week

Our weekly feast of dumb courtesy of the Pseudo-Christians.

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New Orleans Cop Found Guilty Of Raping Child, Faces Life In Prison

New Orleans Cop Found Guilty Of Raping Child, Faces Life In Prison

It took a dozen years but this child-raping cop is going to prison.

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Veteran’s Memorial Controversy Gets Todd Starnes’ Attention And He Derps All Over Himself (IMAGES)

Veteran’s Memorial Controversy Gets Todd Starnes’ Attention And He Derps All Over Himself (IMAGES)

Fox’s Todd Starnes gets involved in a controversy over a veteran’s memorial in Iowa. In his eagerness to promote Christianity, Starnes derps again.

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For Michael Savage, Sweet Dreams Are Made Of Trump (VIDEO)

Image via Savage Nation

In an example of Too Much Information, Michael Savage tells us about how Donald Trump is in his dreams.

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You Can’t Feel The Bern Until You’ve Heard His 1987 Spoken Word Album (AUDIO)

You Can’t Feel The Bern Until You’ve Heard His 1987 Spoken Word Album  (AUDIO)

Did you know that Bernie Sanders recorded a folk album in 1987? No, really! And it’s better than you’d think…

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Profanity Alert: Canadians Turn Crazed Harper Supporter’s Rant Into Hilarious Memes (IMAGES/ VIDEO)

Profanity Alert: Canadians Turn Crazed Harper Supporter’s Rant Into Hilarious Memes (IMAGES/ VIDEO)

This supporter of current Canadian PM Stephen Harper should give back his Canadian Card. He’s giving Canadians a bad name. NSFW

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Ben Carson’s Immigration Solution: ‘One Drone Strike, Boom’ Problem Solved

Ben Carson’s Immigration Solution: ‘One Drone Strike, Boom’ Problem Solved

Ben Carson is hopping on board the crazy train on immigration talk. Military! Drone strikes! Bomb the whole Southwest. What could go wrong?

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Student Was Raped Once, Now College Is Doing It Again By Demanding Her Complete Sexual History

Student Was Raped Once, Now College Is Doing It Again By Demanding Her Complete Sexual History

A student who was raped is suing the school. Now the college wants to see her entire sexual history! Yet another way to blame the victim.

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Bully Cop Throws Harmless 61-Year-Old To The Ground For Singing In Public (VIDEO)

Bully Cop Throws Harmless 61-Year-Old To The Ground For Singing In Public (VIDEO)

It seems that singing in public in Allentown, PA will get you assaulted by police. That is what happened to Jim Ochse. Luckily, it was filmed.

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