An Open Letter To Frank Schaeffer’s Open Letters
Dear Frank Schaeffer‘s Open Letters: Hi, I’m Caleb Howe’s blog entries (hereafter referred to as “a blog”). Thanks for listening. I used to be an open letter (hereafter referred to as “the hacky crutch”) much like you. Eventually I had to change. Too many bad things happened over the years, and the hacky crutch was increasingly used for purposes I didn’t want to be a | Read More »
And you thought DL Hughley’s CNN show was offensive LAST week?
One segment this week certainly topped it. Even Hughley seemed embarrassed that this Frank Schaeffer guy was a such an over-the-top nutcase at the end. Video (8 mins long) I don’t know diddly about Evangelicals, but apparently this guy Schaeffer’s dad Francis was an early leading Evangelical and now his kid does a Ron Reagan and spends his time blogging on HuffPo about how evil | Read More »
If it bleeds, it leads … right?
Have you ever heard of Ted Haggard? If you ever read blogs you have. He’s a recurring joke online, an underline to a meme. He’s a favorite bogeyman, a name trotted out to point at religious conservatives … J’accuse! Haggard cleans up in internet searches. His name is in lights on every left blog ever conceived by man or beast. There’s a documentary coming. His | Read More »
HuffPo’s Frank Schaeffer to Obama: Purge The Heretics
Much was made, during storied campaign 2008, of the notion that we are all one people, needlessly divided. That from the many would come the one. There is not a liberal America, and a conservative America, there is the United States of America, after all. Heal this nation, we heard. Make us one, they pleaded. A lovely sentimentality, that. And an utterly false affectation, of | Read More »