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News Roundup – War on Christmas edition

The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook There is no war on Christmas. Seriously, did Bill O’Reilly say that Christianity was not a religion? Did Bill O’Reilly really say that Christianity was a philosophy and not a religion? That may be the dumbest thing I’ve ever heard from Fox News and Bill O’Reilly. According to the all-knowing Merriam-Webster’s dictionary, Christianity is the religion derived from Jesus Christ, based on the Bible as sacred scripture, and professed by Eastern, Roman Catholic, and Protestant bodies. I’ll have more on the stupidity

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President Obama in Aurora

Yesterday, President Obama met with the families of the Aurora shooting. From the Denver Post: President Barack Obama spent more than two private hours with injured victims and families at University of Colorado Hospital on Sunday evening before saying in a televised address that it will be the “good people” and the heroic acts that will be remembered in the theater shootings — not the alleged gunman. He quoted a passage from the Bible’s book of Revelation that says, in part, that God “will wipe away every tear from their eyes and death shall be no more.” “In the end, after

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Pastor preaches hate

I’m really disappointed when pastors stand up and preach hate. The Bible is a huge book. There is a lot of information in the Bible. There are stories about every human failing – greed, incest, envy and many more. There are stories about murder. There are stories about rage. But, when you stand back and try and look at what the Bible is telling us, the Bible is about love. The Bible is about our love for God. The Bible is about God’s love for us and about our love for each other. This is simple. This is Christianity 101. Maybe

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