Monday, December 12, 2011

Breathing Out Lies

Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.
--Exodus 20:16
There are six things that the Lord hates, seven that are an abomination to him: [#6] a false witness who breathes out lies.
--Proverbs 6:16,19a

Equality Matters has collected a list of some of the things Tony Perkins (president of the Family "Research" Council) has recently said about LGBT folks:
  • “It Gets Better” project tries to “recruit” kids into a “lifestyle” of “perversion.” [FRC donation mailer, 8/18/11]

  • “Research is overwhelming” that gay men are more likely to molest children. [MSNBC Hardball, 11/29/11]

  • Gay teens commit suicide because they know being gay is “abnormal.” [National Public Radio, 10/26/10]

  • Anti-bullying programs promote “indoctrination into homosexuality.” [Fox News, America’s Newsroom, 5/26/11]

  • Senators who vote for DADT repeal will have “the blood of innocent soldiers on their hands.” [FRC online Washington Update, 12/16/10]

  • "Kids do worse in these same-sex households. They’re more susceptible to violence.” [Fox News, Fox & Friends Sunday, 4/24/11]

  • Gays are trying to “spread fear and intimidation so that they can disrupt and destabilize” the legal system, like terrorists. [Washington Watch radio show, 4/29/11]

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