Tag Archives: Mike Huckabee

HomoQuotable – Fred Karger

“While governor of Arkansas, 11 years ago, [Mike] Huckabee commuted the 108-year prison sentence of Maurice Clemmons. Clemmons then went on a crime spree and ended up in Seattle, Washington, where on 19 November 2010, he casually walked into a coffee shop early one morning and shot and killed four police officers while they were eating breakfast. He fired at …

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The Rise Of Seven Mountains Dominionism

Probably the scariest development in the Christianist movement in recent years is the advent of “Seven Mountains” dominionism. Right Wing Watch explains: Seven Mountains dominionism seeks to place Christians in control over the seven forces that shape and control our culture: (1) Business; (2) Government; (3) Media; (4) Arts and Entertainment; (5) Education; (6) Family; and (7) Religion. The reason …

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Huckabee Leads GOP 2012 Poll

Gallup reports: Mike Huckabee tops a large list of potential GOP presidential candidates in current support for the party’s 2012 nomination, with 19% of Republicans saying they are most likely to back him. This gives Huckabee a slight edge over Mitt Romney (15%). Sarah Palin is now at 12% after receiving 16% support in three prior Gallup polls. Newt Gingrich …

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Mike Huckabee: Reinstate DADT

Prospective 2012 GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee tells the American Family Association that he would work to reinstate DADT if elected. “I would — because that’s really what the military wants,” says Huckabee. “There’s been some talk that the military is fine with having same-sex orientation people. But if you really surveyed the combat troops, that is not at all …

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Chart Of The Day

According to a “Christian preferences” poll on prospective 2012 GOP candidates, the outlook is bleak for unseating Barack Obama.

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Mike Huckabee Slams Obama: Gays Are Breaking Up “Traditional” Families

Prospective 2012 GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has slammed President Obama’s decision on DOMA, saying that dirty queers are behind the nation’s crisis of deadbeat dads. Or something. “I’m deeply disappointed,” Huckabee said. “They are clearly out of sync with the public.” Huckabee noted that 33 states have affirmed, via ballot initiatives, that marriage should be between a man and …

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GOP 2012 Favorables/Unfavorables

Nate Silver: It does look like Republicans have some legitimate reason to worry. In the previous five competitive primaries — excluding 2004 for the Republicans, when Mr. Bush won re-nomination uncontested — each party had at least two candidates whose net favorability ratings were in the positive double digits, meaning that their favorables bettered their unfavorables by at least 10 …

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NPR Fires Host Juan Williams Over Muslim Comment, Wingnuts Go Berserk

National Public Radio has fired host Juan Williams (who also does political commentary for Fox) after he said on the Bill O’Reilly Show that seeing Muslim-looking people on airplanes makes him nervous. And all of Teabagistan is going nuts. Williams, who is also an analyst for Fox News, told Fox today that he was not given a chance to defend …

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Mike Huckabee Invites You To Fast And Pray That God Smites Dirty Queers

Dominionist Lou Engle and his TheCall ministry will be gathering thousands of bigots at the state house in Sacramento over Labor Day weekend, where they will fast and pray that God finally turns America into a Christian theocracy in which dirty queers are trampled under the righteous boots of God’s Gentle People™. Mike Huckabee invites your attendance.

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