All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Bible’

Phil Robertson Uses Bible and Gun in Congressional Campaign Ad

Phil Robertson is campaigning, not for himself, but for kin. Robertson’s nephew, Zach Dasher, is running to unseat Republican Representative Vance McAllister from Louisiana’s Fifth Congressional District. This is significant because Phil supported McAllister last time he ran. If the name “Vance McAllister” sounds familiar, that’s probably because McAllister has earned himself a nickname since he took office: The Kissing …

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Christy Mack’s Ex, War Machine, Quotes New Age Book and Bible, Talks Forgiveness

Christy Mack is still recovering from the beating she allegedly received at the hands of her ex-boyfriend, Jon Koppenhaver. With a hearing she was supposed to attend postponed, and Koppenhaver under suicide watch, things have been a bit up in the air for Mack. Koppenhaver had been able to tweet out messages to fans before his suicide watch lockdown. The …

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Phil Robertson Doesn’t Care If You Hate Him

Phil Robertson is living the American dream. He has a hit television show that nets his family $200,000 per episode. He makes millions more from licensed merchandising. He does what he likes to do. He says what he wants to say with little impediment or consequence. He has millions of people who adore him, back him, dress like him, and …

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North Korea has Detained Another American Tourist

According to the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), North Korean officials have detained Jeffrey Edward Fowle, an American tourist, for acts inconsistent with the purposes of tourism. This makes the third American being held for illegal activities in North Korea. Fowler was detained last month because he “perpetrated activities that violated the …

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Peru Inmates Perform Musical ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ for Holy Week

Holy Week-the last week before Lent leading up to Easter Sunday-has kicked off to a theatrical start. Peruvian inmates at the Sarita Colonia prison performed their version of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar Tuesday as part of Holy Week in Lima. The cast, which has been preparing for the play since February, finally made their debut presentation among fellow inmates and …

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“Noah” Reviews Are Out Ahead of March 28th Release

The reviews are in for hesitant movie goers wanting details about Paramount’s recent cinematic interpretation of Noah in advance of the March 28th opening date. The 138-minute movie is a creation of Darren Aronofsky who brought the world Pi and Black Swan. The movie has an impressive cast lineup including: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Watson, …

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Bus Driver Bible Stops Two Bullets to the Chest, Saves His Life

According to the Bible’s King James Version, Isaiah chapter 54 verse 17 starts the scripture with: No weapon that is formed against thee, shall prosper… To some, this statement is literally just another read from a trendy book, but for a Dayton, Ohio bus driver, he strangely experienced the manifestation of this passage Monday morning. Rickey Wagoner, 49, called 911 around 5:20 a.m. after three …

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MLK’s Bible And Nobel Peace Prize To Be Controlled By Court

On Wednesday, Superior Judge Robert McBurney of Fulton County ordered that Martin Luther King Jr.’s Nobel Peace Prize and Bible be stored inside a safety deposit box. Only the court will know the location and have access to the assets while King’s children sort out their differences. The said items are in the possession of Bernice, King’s daughter, who has …

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Noah’s Ark May Have Been Round Not Pointed

I’m sure you have all heard the story surrounding Noah’s Ark. God told Noah to take two of each animal into a boat, known as the Ark, to save them from the great flood that God would be sending. Up until now, all pictures depicting the legendary Ark have shown a large boat that was pointed on each end. However, …

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Phil Robertson Under Fire for Anti-Gay Comments

Phil Robertson is used to sharing his honest opinion through A&E’s mega-hit reality television show, Duck Dynasty. The show continues to break records by maintaining an impressive amount of viewers. Robertson, the duck-hunter-turned-evangelist, recently spoke about homosexuality in an interview with GQ. “It seems like, to me, a vagina, as a man, would be more desirable than a man’s anus. …

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Costco Sorry for Putting Bible in Fiction Aisle

A Costco store branch in Simi Valley, California is under fire after a local pastor discovered that Bibles had been cataloged in the fiction section of the books aisle. Pastor Caleb Kaltenbach of Discovery Church, was browsing for a gift for his wife when he came across Bibles labelled as “fiction.” He then took to Twitter, adding the caption, “Costco …

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2,000+ Year-Old ‘Biblical’ Town Discovered

Archaeologist Dr. Ken Dark of the University of Reading (Berkshire, England) and a team currently in the midst of a field survey study, have claimed to have potentially discovered the location of an ancient city known as Dalmanutha in modern day Israel. Dark and his team have managed to unearth artifacts leading to this assertion in a location slightly north …

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Biblical-Era Town Discovered Bringing History To Now

A town over 2,000 years old located in the Ginosar Valley of Israel along the northwest coast of the Sea of Galilee may be the ancient, historical town previously relegated to Biblical tales. Dalmanutha which is also written as Dalmanoutha, is mentioned in the Gospel of Mark as the town where Jesus went to after multiplying fish and bread to …

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Friday the 13th Superstitions; There’s an App for That!

Did you know that this is your first chance at a Friday the 13th in 2013? We will have two this year, the next in December. Last year the odds were in the infamous day’s favor, with three occurrences landing in 2012. Your Smartphone has you covered though for all the apps you might require on this most fearful of …

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Vince Gill VS. Westboro Baptist Church Protesters

Vince Gill, the famous country singer, decided to take a stand against a group of protesters recently, outside of the performance center in which he was performing. Normally this may not have been a big deal, but of course in this case, the protesters were from the Westboro Baptist Church. This is the group known for picketing the funerals of …

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Atheist Books Next To Bibles? Could Happen In Georgia’s State Parks

Georgia’s state parks are now allowing Bibles to be placed in rental cabins. An atheist group arguing for equal representation is now presenting a plan that would allow them to place books with atheist philosophies in those same cabins next to the Bibles. The AP reports that David Silverman, president of the American Atheists organization, is now waiting to hear …

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The Bible Miniseries Comes to the History Channel

A new miniseries titled The Bible has begun airing on the History Channel. The show premiered on Sunday March 3, and subsequent episodes will air each Sunday in March, with the last episode coming on March 31, also known as Easter Sunday. The series is being produced by Mark Burnett and his wife, Roma Downey. Burnett is best-known for network …

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Atlantic City Firefighters Use Bible iPad App to Swear in During Promotion Ceremony

The image you see below is of several Atlantic City firefighters swearing allegiance to Steve Jobs in order to be promoted to the ranks of Battalion Chief and Fire Captain. No, not really. What you’re actually seeing is several Atlantic City firefighters swearing in on a bible iPad app in lieu of an actual bible because someone forgot to bring …

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Google Helps Put Genesis And The Ten Commandments Online

Google announced today that it is helping bring 5,000 images of scroll fragments from the Dead Sea Scrolls online by providing Google Storage, App Engine, Maps, YouTube and Google image technology to the Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library. This supplements earlier efforts by Google and the Israel Museum to make the Dead Sea Scrolls accessible online. “The Israel …

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