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Anti-Gay Group Claims Being Gay Causes Cancer, Compares Same-Sex Marriage To Sharia Law



A religious organization fighting same-sex marriage in Ireland has been telling outrageous lies.

Ireland will vote on same-sex marriage in May, and religious groups are pulling out all the stops – and stopping at nothing – to instill fear in the only way they can: by telling lies.

Last month, an unnamed religious group put out a pamphlet asking Irish citizens questions that included,

“Should children be exposed to sounds of sodomy?”

“Should children be exposed to this beastly obsession with unholy acts?”

“Should the sounds of sodomy echo in the halls of a Christian home?”

That failed campaign led to hilarious responses on Twitter, like this:

Undeterred, yet another religious group is now attacking same-sex marriage by telling lies.

The Alliance for the Defence of the Family and Marriage (ADFAM) has handed out pamphlets that claim being gay causes cancer, same-sex marriage is a “confidence trick,” the “average life expectancy of those in same-sex relationships is 60 years,” and children “who are adopted by couples/pairs other than by man + woman couples, are subject to 8 times more harm, and are 50 times more likely to die of injuries inflicted on them.”

Other lies claimed by ADFAM include “Voting for same-sex ‘marriage’ is like voting for Islamic-State-style ‘sharia law’.”

In another pamphlet, ADFAM falsely claims, “Homosexuality is a neurosis, and active homosexuality is an addiction,” and “Same-sex male unions last on average 1.5 years.” It also claims, “It is widely admitted now that no one is born homosexual.”

These false claims led to one Irish journalist detailing her experience with being handed one of the pamphlets, and then an hysterical campaign on Twitter called #ADFAMfacts, mocking the group that put out the hate-filled lies, ADFAM.

A few of the tweets:

There were also tweets decrying ADFAM’s hate and lies:


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Hat tip: Newsweek

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‘Jesus Was Not a Socialist!’ Fox News Panel Explodes Over Jesus Christ’s Political Views



Conservative religious pundits on Fox News recoiled in outrage on Sunday after a left-leaning guest suggested that Jesus Christ was “more of a socialist” than a capitalist.

During a Fox & Friends segment designed to cast doubt on the faith or Democratic presidential candidates, evangelical pastor Robert Jeffress argued that socialism is “antithetical to Christianity.”

But St. Paul Reverend Dee Dawkins-Haigler reminded the other panelists that scriptures seemed to point to what people now call socialism.

“We believe in things like, what did you do to the least of them?” Dawkins-Haigler explained. “You fed the hungry, you clothed the naked, you went to see those who are in prison.”

“You do not have to be a socialist to be a Christian!” Jeffress shot back. “Socialism is antithetical to Christianity and if they nominate Bernie Sanders, they are not going to be able to attract any faith voters.”

“I totally disagree,” Dawkins-Haigler retorted. “People would have said that Jesus was more of a socialist than anybody we’re talking about today.”

The remarks stopped Fox News host Pete Hegseth cold.

“Why was Jesus a socialist?” he exclaimed.

“Because Jesus did not sit with the establishment, he overturned tables of the tax collectors, he sat with people who were lepers,” Dawkins-Haigler explained. “He made sure he healed people who people thought should not have been healed.”

“So we have to be very careful how we use this language and try to take ownership of who God is,” she added.

“That’s a big claim,” Hegseth interrupted again, giving the floor to Jeffress.

“No! Jesus was not a socialist!” Jeffress opined. “He said render unto Ceasar the things that are Ceasar’s and to God the things that are God’s. He was compassionate. Church is to be compassionate, but you don’t have to believe in socialism, which is nothing but communism light and is absolutely is opposed to everything that is Christian.”

Watch the video below from Fox News.

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Trump National Security Advisor Blasted for ‘Weaponizing’ Classified Intel Against Bernie Sanders as Nevada Caucuses



President Donald Trump’s National Security Advisor was blasted online on Saturday for a smear against Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) while Nevada Democrats were caucusing to choose the DNC’s 2020 presidential nominee.

Josh Dawsey, White House reporter for The Washington Post, broke news on Saturday about what Robert O’Brien said in an interview to air on Sunday.

O’Brien was quickly criticized for his comments. Here is some of what people were saying:

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Internet Heaps Praise on CNN’s Anderson Cooper for His ‘Must Watch’ Destruction of Rod Blagojevich



CNN’s Anderson Cooper received near-universal praise across the board for what one commenter called his “fiery rebuke” of recently paroled former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich on Friday night that culminated in the CNN host telling him excuses for why he should not have been in prison were “bullsh*t.”

During the highly-contentious interview, Cooper came armed with facts and did not let Blagojevich get away with comparing himself to political prisoner Nelson Madel a which drew a smirk and rebuke from the CNN host.

Many on Twitter were quick to point to the interview as one all cable hosts should look at as a way to stop guests who go on shows to lie with no pushback.

As former President Bill Clinton Labor Secretary Robert Reich put it: “At a time when so many lies go unchecked and unaddressed by the media, @andersoncooper ‘s fiery rebuke of Blagojevich’s narrative could not have been more necessary. This is what real journalism looks like.”

You can see similar comments — as well as video — below:

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