Wingnut Weekly – 6 Oct 2019

Wingnut Weekly – 6 Oct 2019

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Cartoonist Rob Rogers, who was fired for drawing cartoons that were critical of Trump, drew the above during this past week to make this observation…
We live on a planet where the children are wise and the adults are foolish. We need to listen to the kids.“

So what have we got this week from the Wingnut brigade, is it lot’s of sensible reasonable rational stuff for a change?

Nope.

Yes indeed, I’ll paint you completely unsurprised.

It is the usual batshit insanity; Trump is claimed to be “Christ-like”, Hilary supposedly drinks lots of blood, and Democrats apparently worship the demon god Moloch.

It all sounds like satire and mockery, but no, these are the actual claims being promoted.

Wingnut proclamations from the last 7 days

Here is this week’s select of gems …

The Cult of Trump …

  • Lance Wallnau: Impeaching Trump Would ‘Overturn the Will of 600 Million Americans’…”Trump-loving right-wing activist Lance Wallnau streamed a video on his Facebook page last Friday in which he declared that Rep. Adam Schiff “is a flippin’ nutjob” and fumed that in seeking to impeach President Trump, the Democrats are trying to “overturn the will of 600 million Americans,” 
    • It should of course not be a surprise to learn that a Trump supporter has no idea how many people live in the US
  • Josh Bernstein Says Democratic Leaders Should Be Tortured for Launching Impeachment Inquiry …“These people are the lowest forms of life on earth,” Bernstein seethed. “They are lower than pond scum. They are the most disgusting, vile pieces of jackrabbit crap you could possibly imagine.” … “I would rip out their fingernails and their toenails one by one and then waterboard them in front of their families,
  • Scott Lively believes that President Trump’s Ukraine whistleblower scandal was “orchestrated” by Trump himself: … “In his genius, fearless Trump knows that giving the Democrats and neo-cons just enough red meat to trigger their bloodlust would get them all out on the same limb, fully committed to the far left’s suicidal impeachment fantasy, while he gently revs the Shokin chainsaw behind his back, smiling in anticipation … It is more likely that a known leaker was set up like an unsuspecting worker ant to carry the dose of poison back to the Queen of the Nest (Nancy Pelosi, or perhaps Over-Queen Hillary).
  • Even though there is no DNC server in Ukraine, Glenn Beck has predictably embraced the right-wing conspiracy theory.
  • Bryan Fischer proclaims that evangelical Christians are President Trump’s “stone wall” against impeachment: … “If we continue to have his back, there is no way they can get to him and remove him through impeachment. We are the key to President Trump surviving this impeachment effort.
  • Mike Adams via Infowars: Impeachment Inquiry against Trump Part of Plan to Genocide Human Race
  • Doug Giles: Trump Has a Christ-Like Boldness and a ‘Prophetic Edge’ … “Giles insisted that Jesus would, in fact, vote for President Trump because Trump possesses a Christ-like sense of boldness and “a prophetic edge.”

The Joe Biden fan club…

The Hilary Clinton fan club is still up and running …

  • Rick Wiles notes that Hillary Clinton has been looking very healthy recently: … “She must be drinking a lot of blood.”
    • I’d be tempted to suggest that Rick is simply taking the piss here, but he would no doubt suggest that she drinks that as well.

Jesus is coming …

  • Pat Robertson led a Rosh Hashanah celebration at CBN last night, where he proclaimed that … “Rosh Hashanah signifies the second coming of Jesus Christ.
    • For those unfamiliar with the term, Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish new year. It has been and gone, and once again Jesus was a no-show.

Demonising Democrats … literally …

climate change activism = a sign from God …

  • Jim Bakker also declares that young people marching in the streets demanding action on climate change is evidence of … “God’s judgment coming to this country.

God called him to run for Congress …

What came out of the Wingnut fantasy land?

Lots of other stuff.

As always, it is an endless stream. Some of it is sad, some is rather grim, and some is quite frankly hilarious. Here are a few more samples …

It is not totally crazy out there, some are also prepared to speak out …

2 thoughts on “Wingnut Weekly – 6 Oct 2019”

  1. Seems like you and Pat are are two of a kind…..I guess its time to eat the babies,I mean your killing them already might as well enjoy your kill. You might say the following is the real definition of batshit crazy

    1967: ‘Dire famine by 1975.’,
    1969: ‘Everyone will disappear in a cloud of blue steam by 1989.
    ’1970: Ice age by 2000,
    1970: ‘America subject to water rationing by 1974 and food rationing by 1980.
    ’1971: ‘New Ice Age Coming
    1972: New ice age by 2070
    1974: ‘New Ice Age Coming Fast’
    1974: Ozone Depletion a ‘Great Peril to Life’
    1976: ‘The Cooling
    1980: ‘Acid Rain Kills Life in Lakes’
    1988: James Hansen forecasts increase regional drought in 1990s
    1988: Washington DC days over 90F to from 35 to 85
    1988: Maldives completely under water in 30 years
    1989: Rising seas to ‘obliterate’ nations by 2000
    1989: New York City’s West Side Highway underwater by 2019
    1995 to Present: Climate Model Failure
    2000: ‘Children won’t know what snow is.’
    2002: Famine in 10 years
    2008: Arctic will be ice-free by 2018
    2008: Al Gore warns of ice-free Arctic by 2013
    2009: Prince Charles says only 8 years to save the planet
    2009: UK prime minister says 50 days to ‘save the planet from catastrophe’
    2013: Arctic ice-free by 2015
    2013: Arctic ice-free by 2016
    2014: Only 500 days before ‘climate chaos’
    Sources: Washington Examiner,The Guardian,USA Today,WUWT,Associated press, NOAA, CEI.org, NASA, New York Times, NASA, TIMES , Washington Post, New York Times, Boston Globe

    • Easy test Craig … see if you can find a paper published within a credible science journal making any of those claims. Tony Heller (aka Steven Goddard) started the little list, then it was updated by John Nolte and others. It fails because while it crafts the illusion of being an argument, it does not actually address the observation that the prevailing scientific consensus is backed by every major scientific institution on the planet, not because of a press article, but because there is rock solid empirical data.

      Hint: When you cut-and-paste, please do try and remember that neither Brietbart nor Fox “News” are credible sources for anything.

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