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Politics and its Discontents: It’s Official: Trump Won The Debate

So declares America’s favourite crazed evangelical, Pat Robertson. Presumably, his assessment came from on high.

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Politics and its Discontents: He’s Back At It Again

Personal duties are currently cutting into my time for blogging, but I hope the following once more helps to demonstrate reasons for my disdain of the right-wing evangelical mind. He starts off reasonably enough, but by the end, one will likely thank the deity that Pastor Pat is not a hospital chaplain.

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Politics and its Discontents: For Those Of You Who Missed Sunday Services Today ….

You can derive some inspiration from the always risible but earnest Pat Robertson, about whom I like to periodically post for the benefit of everyone’s spiritual renewal. BYW, this moment is brought to you by The Mound of Sound, who obviously sensed my recent spiritual dryness when he alerted me to this.

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Politics and its Discontents: Sunday Sermon

As a special service for those of you who missed attending your house of worship today, I offer the following two orators for your discernment. You will notice a common theme as they discuss the impending wrath of their very strange, intolerant deity:

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Politics and its Discontents: A Warning For Our American Cousins

I had a busy morning and so was unable to put up anything on the blog earlier, but thankfully, the pace of the day has slowed sufficiently for me to post this warning from Pastor Pat about what happens to a country when it loses “pure, undefiled religion.”

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Politics and its Discontents: Why Do I Mock Pat Robertson And His Kindred Brethren?

This is why. I have to say, I’ve never seen the old fella go on such a protracted tear before:

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Politics and its Discontents: But Can He Heal Himself?

That well-known metaphysician to the fundamentalist Christian soul, ‘Doctor’ Pat Robertson, prescribes some strong medicine to combat an infectious workplace agent:

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Politics and its Discontents: Why Would You Be Enslaved To A Vegetable?

Vegetable, get behind me! So intones Pastor Pat Robertson in one of his finest hours. Watch and be saved, brothers and sisters!

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Politics and its Discontents: And Just When You thought It Was Safe To Go Back To Facebook

Pastor Pat has a warning for those given to ‘abhorrent’ practices.

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Politics and its Discontents: Pastor Pat On ‘The Blessings Of Discipline’

Many will doubtlessly be reassured by Pastor Pat Robertson’s ongoing enthusiasm for biblical discipline, although they might be wondering if it is appropriate for him to darkly allude to the sorts of things that happen to young men in prison:

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Politics and its Discontents: Giving The Devil His Due

I sometimes worry that I do not give sufficient coverage to my favourite crazed evangelical, Pat Robertson. A quick review of this year’s posts shows that I offered a mere nine stories on God’s anointed one during 2014. In the interests of staying on the ‘right’ side of God, or at least the smiting version . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: Giving The Devil His Due

Politics and its Discontents: Not That Anyone Asked

…but the always reliable Pastor Pat tells us there is really no reason to worry about the ‘gay problem’ for reasons he makes clear below:

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Politics and its Discontents: Says Pat Robertson: "She’s Asking For It"

What is she asking for? Why, divine retribution, of course.

Watch. Learn. Repent!

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Politics and its Discontents: In Which Pastor Pat Discusses ‘Safe’ Investments

God love Pastor Pat Robertson. Few others can:

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Politics and its Discontents: That Crazy Old Evangelical Strikes Again

You’re never too old, counsels Pastor Pat:

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Politics and its Discontents: In Which Pat Robertson Makes Even Less Sense Than Usual

I’m completely stumped by this one from my favorite crazed evangelical:

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Politics and its Discontents: Love ‘Em, But Don’t Accept Their ‘Lifestyle’

Thus speaketh that irascible and crazy old televangelist, Pat Robertson.

Pat Robertson: ‘Love’ your lesbian family member by refusing to accept her (via Raw Story )

On Thursday, televangelist Pat Robertson counseled a 700 Club viewer that the most Christian way for her to behave toward a lesbian in her family is to refuse . . . → Read More: Politics and its Discontents: Love ‘Em, But Don’t Accept Their ‘Lifestyle’

Politics and its Discontents: I Have Missed Him

But he’s back! My favourite crazed evangelical, and I hope yours, Pat Robertson, is once again making ‘newsworthy’ statements. Watch below as this preacher of the preposterous, this evangelical of the extreme, holds forth on yet another topic from his prodigious repertoire of ‘expertise’.

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Politics and its Discontents: On A Lighter Note, Even Pat Robertson Is Embarrassed

It is always a delight when even the crazed religious right begins to splinter. Watch the video below, a five-minute compilation of Bill Nye’s recent ‘debate’ with creationist Ken Ham on evolution, followed by Pat Robertson’s reaction to Ham.

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Politics and its Discontents: I Am Weak

Already, I am breaking my New Year’s resolution not to mock unhinged televangelists. Pat Roberston, as usual, provided a temptation I could not withstand:

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Politics and its Discontents: Pat Robertson Rarely Disappoints

Whenever I want a little theatre of the absurd, I turn to Pat Robertson. He rarely disappoints:

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Politics and its Discontents: Advice From Pat Robertson On How To Get ‘A Leg Up’ In Life

If you are feeling a bit down, I hope Robertson’s unintentional humour cheers you up:

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Politics and its Discontents: Pat Roberston Commemorates 9/11

And he does it in his inimitable way by offering his ‘insights’ on Islam and the consequences of godlessness:

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BigCityLib Strikes Back: On Poison Rings, Gay Or Otherwise

Recently U.S. evangelical Pat Robertson has been in the news again for suggesting that gay men in San Francisco use “special rings” that they cut your finger with to give you HIV.  The video is below:

We’ll assume Pat’s crazy.  But what if he wasn’t?  A poison ring that leaves a cut on its intended victim . . . → Read More: BigCityLib Strikes Back: On Poison Rings, Gay Or Otherwise

Politics and its Discontents: Kids, Don’t Try This At Home

The multi-talented Pat Robertson offers two solutions to what I am sure is a common household problem:

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