Tag Archives: faith healing

The Exor-Sisters!

In the “I guess everyone needs a hobby” department, I give to you Savannah Scherkenback, Tess Scherkenback, and Brynne Larson:  three beautiful young ladies trained by Brynne’s father to rid the world of the demonic influences of Satan and his … Continue reading

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Atheist Crusader Murdered in India

India’s answer to James Randi, Penn & Teller, and the Mythbusters was murdered this past Tuesday. He was a fervent crusader against both New Age and millennia-old bullshit of all types, from yogi mystics claiming miracles and fraudulent snake oil … Continue reading

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One Family, Two Cases of Negligent Homicide.

I personally would have thought one child’s death at the hands of a mother and father who think that standing over them and mumbling will cure them of things like bacterial pneumonia would have been enough to put them away … Continue reading

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Before We Claim the Intellectual High Ground

On Saturday I wrote about the murder of Kepari Leniata, who was tortured and then burned alive on top of a pile of trash for alleged “witchcraft”.  One line in the article I cited had this to say about the … Continue reading

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Good Luck With That.

In lieu of cancer testing, deputy health minister reportedly opts for reciting Biblical verses According to the report, Dr. Shlomo Lewkowicz, the head of a cancer awareness organization, invited [Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman, a long-serving ultra-Orthodox MK from United … Continue reading

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The State 1; Homeopathy 0.

It didn’t happen in the US, but it’s still a start … Girl, 8, to get vaccination shots after court overrules mum The Victorian mother, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, was resorting to homeopathic methods to try to … Continue reading

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Curing Appendicitis Without Surgery

So what sort of godlessness and debauchery do we have from that atheist hellhole known as Sweden?  Oh, a medical technique that could revolutionize the way we deal with appendicitis … Swedish Scientists Say Antibiotics Could Replace Surgery for Appendicitis … Continue reading

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