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Catholic scandal: Are these guys reading the same news?

Hardly a day goes by that we don’t read something new about the worldwide, decades long scandal involving the Catholic Church and sexual abuse cover-ups.  What seems obvious to me is that there has been a persistent, consistent pattern of … Continue reading

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Podcast #71 – Eye of Sauron Edition

We look at three recent TV programs that have attracted the attention of the Eye of Sauron, a.k.a. Catholic League president Bill Donohue, whose job it is to manufacture outrage anytime anyone makes fun of the Church or offers sharp … Continue reading

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Penn & Teller Vatican vid courtesy of Eye of Sauron

A few days ago I posted a link to a bootleg copy of the episode of Penn & Teller: Bullshit! in which they excoriated the Vatican.  If you didn’t get a chance to watch it before Vimeo and YouTube pulled … Continue reading

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Penn & Teller do the Vatican

I don’t know how long this video will be up, so watch it sooner rather than later.  It’s the latest episode of Penn & Teller: Bullshit!, in which they take on the Vatican, holding nothing back: Penn & Teller: Bullshit … Continue reading

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Never get into a staring contest with the Eye of Sauron

After I posted my last note about the Catholic League’s Bill “Eye of Sauron” Donohue whining about Penn & Teller, I zipped over to CNSNews.com to read Brent Bozell’s review of Herr Donohue’s new book Secular Sabotage: How Liberals Are … Continue reading

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Eye of Sauron turns its gaze on Penn & Teller

The Eye of Sauron has once again turned his baleful gaze on magicians/freethinkers Penn & Teller.  This time around Catholic League president Bill Donohue is unhappy about P&T’s treatment of the Vatican in an episode of Bullshit! that hasn’t even … Continue reading

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When will abortion opponents reap what they sow?

By now you’ve probably read that Dr. George Tiller was gunned down on Sunday as he attended church in Wichita, Kansas.  Police have arrested a suspect named Scott Roeder.  The picture is rapidly developing, but it appears that Roeder was … Continue reading

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Podcast #53 – Gay Marriage in the News

You can’t turn on the news lately without hearing multiple items involving gay marriage: Maine’s legislature passes (and its governor signs) a bill legalizing same-sex marriage; former NYC mayor and failed Republican presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani skips the wedding of … Continue reading

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Webster Cook Deposed

University of Central Florida student senator Webster Cook, who sparked a furor a few weeks ago by making off with a Eucharist during an on-campus Catholic Mass, has been removed from office after a committee hearing.  While I hate to … Continue reading

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Webster Cook Speaks

Webster Cook, the University of Central Florida student at the center of the Eucharist controversy, gives his version of events on Freethought Radio.  Here’s the link.

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