Brenda, a concerned mother, wrote into the 700 Club to ask Pat Robertson for some insight on her daughter’s afterlife, and whether or not she was definitely going to hell for living with a boyfriend who had yet to finalize his divorce.
“My daughter is a Christian and a good person. She lives with her boyfriend and plans on marriage, but he has to get a divorce first. Will they go to hell for this sin?”
The answer, according to Robertson, was a resounding YES! Because it’s adultery and thus the exact same thing as being an axe murderer. Keep reading »
A little over a week ago, Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind the blog “Humans Of New York,” posted a photo of a young man named Vidal who cited his school principal, Nadia Lopez, as the most influential person in his life: “When we get in trouble, she doesn’t suspend us. She calls us to her office and explains to us how society was built down around us. And she tells us that each time somebody fails out of school, a new jail cell gets built. And one time she made every student stand up, one at a time, and she told each one of us that we matter.” Vidal lives in a housing project and attends middle school at Mott Hall Bridges Academy in Brownsville, a neighborhood in Brooklyn with one of the highest crime rates in New York City. Keep reading »
Megyn Kelly, you’re all right.
Say what you will about Fox News (which hopefully is very little, because my god, talk about bottling up the worst conservative arguments into one place and giving them a megaphone), one thing is true: their own Megyn Kelly, right-leaning host of “The Kelly File,” is kind of a bad ass. Despite being a conservative talking head, she’s been making waves for regularly straying from the Fox party line, particularly when it comes to feminism and women’s rights. The New York Times already dubbed the Kelly renaissance a “Megyn moment,” and she’s gaining fans across both political parties. One person who may be less of a fan now? Conservative blowhard, Mike Huckabee. Keep reading »
Rest in purrs. A Florida feline has been dubbed a “zombie cat” after clawing his way out of an untimely grave. The cat’s owner, Tampa resident Ellis Hutson, 52, told ABC News he found his pet, Bart, in the road a couple of weeks ago. Read more on Huffington Post Weird News…
Put down your thinkpieces and tributes (especially the poorly written ones), Crosby Braverman has written the only words worth keeping in mind as you ugly cry your way through tonight’s series finale: Keep reading »