All Videos Tagged politics (Think Atheist) - Think Atheist 2017-04-29T07:47:38Z http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/video/listTagged?tag=politics&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Welcome to Jesusland (Part 25) - FOX News & Bill O'Reilly Win the War on Christmas ?!? tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2016-12-25:1982180:Video:1610570 2016-12-25T01:39:35.572Z The Fantastic Skeptic http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/TheFantasticSkeptic679 <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/welcome-to-jesusland-part-25-fox-news-bill-o-reilly-win-the-war"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/gtZdsTOdq95OtZ3*K7betmdRt4bRugkKRvRyZTkeuKcYB24EFUPpYOVUDK9TkUV8W9X9DKxIVIMwBL-3E6pn0W6D4nuBD0AG/1247700029.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>FOX News claims that they "won" the war on Christmas. A "war" which was carried out by them and them alone. In Part 25 of the "Welcome to Jesusland" series, I respond to two videos put out by the "fair and balanced" network.<br></br> Response to:<br></br> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLVXh">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLVXh</a>...… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/welcome-to-jesusland-part-25-fox-news-bill-o-reilly-win-the-war"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/gtZdsTOdq95OtZ3*K7betmdRt4bRugkKRvRyZTkeuKcYB24EFUPpYOVUDK9TkUV8W9X9DKxIVIMwBL-3E6pn0W6D4nuBD0AG/1247700029.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />FOX News claims that they "won" the war on Christmas. A "war" which was carried out by them and them alone. In Part 25 of the "Welcome to Jesusland" series, I respond to two videos put out by the "fair and balanced" network.<br /> Response to:<br /> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLVXh">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLVXh</a>...<br /> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRNgo">https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRNgo</a>...<br /> -------------------------------------------<br /> This video is for educational/commentary purposes and the use of the clips/images within it fall under the FAIR USE clause under section 107 of copyright law. This video DOES NOT violate copyright, as it provides criticism and commentary for educational/critical commentary purposes and is transformative in nature as well as noncommercial. Anyone is free to download and mirror this video for educational purposes only.<br /> <a href="http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92ch">http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92ch</a>...<br /> <a href="http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/tex">http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/tex</a>...<br /> ---------------------------------------------------------<br /> References:<br /> Aust, Jerold (2000). “Christmas Before Christ? The Surprising Story.” Beyond Today. 20 December, 2000. <a href="https://www.ucg.org/the-good-news/chr">https://www.ucg.org/the-good-news/chr</a>...<br /> Denvir, Daniel (2013). “A Short History of the War on Christmas.” Politico. 16 December, 2013. <a href="http://www.politico.com/magazine/stor">http://www.politico.com/magazine/stor</a>...<br /> Hess, Alexander E.M. &amp; Douglas A. McIntyre (2015). “America’s Most Hated Companies.” 24/7 Wall St. 14 January, 2015. <a href="http://247wallst.com/special-report/2">http://247wallst.com/special-report/2</a>...<br /> Linkins, Jason (2008). “O’Reilly’s War on Christmas Goes Retail.” The Huffington Post. 7, December, 2008. <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/11">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/11</a>...<br /> Lipka, Michael (2016). “10 facts about atheists.” Pew Research Center. 1 June, 2016. <a href="http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/">http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/</a>...<br /> Mehta, Hemant (2016). “Bill O’Reilly Says the War on Christmas is Finally Over: ‘We Won.’” Friendly Atheist. 13 December, 2016. <a href="http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendly">http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendly</a>...<br /> Pappas, Stephanie (2012). “Pagan Roots? 5 Surprising Facts About Christmas.” Live Science. 22 December, 2012. <a href="http://www.livescience.com/25779-chri">http://www.livescience.com/25779-chri</a>...<br /> Wemple, Erik (2014). “FOX News’s Bill O’Reilly republishes atheist propaganda.” Washington Post. 4 December, 2014. <a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/">https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/</a>...<br /> ---------------------------------------------------------<br /> Tags: FOX News, FOX and Friends, Bill O'Reilly, The O'Reilly Factor, Response to FOX news, criticism of FOX News, criticism of religion, atheism, atheists, Christianity, Christians, politics, religion, skepticism, American Atheists, creationism, God, Atheist Billboard, War on Christmas, FOX News War on Christmas, Jesusland, Welcome to Jesusland, Welcome to Jesusland Part 25, The Fantastic Skeptic<br /> ---------------------------------------------------------<br /> Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/TheFanSkep">https://twitter.com/TheFanSkep</a><br /> Facebook: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/The-Fantasti">https://www.facebook.com/The-Fantasti</a>...<br /> Minds: <a href="https://www.minds.com/The_Fantastic_S">https://www.minds.com/The_Fantastic_S</a>...<br /> Instagram: <a href="https://www.instagram.com/the_fantast">https://www.instagram.com/the_fantast</a>... Mother Teresa Was No Saint tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2016-09-08:1982180:Video:1601410 2016-09-08T13:16:16.292Z The Fantastic Skeptic http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/TheFantasticSkeptic679 <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/mother-teresa-was-no-saint"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/bdcrBfX-ENvgFL1AubM9dxkVTp5pSaX*EO5wJuRO0CMyDWE0wpgDLHUnN0xo38pLhfm99VGmCHb7AeVf0DI0wgDb0TdbLAaI/1234987422.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>“Everything everyone thinks they know about [Mother Teresa] is false. It must be the single most successful emotional con job of the twentieth century.” - Christopher Hitchens. The Fantastic Skeptic explains why Mother Teresa wasn't so saintly and why her "miracles" weren't the result of divine intervention.<br></br> --------------------------------------------------------<br></br> This… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/mother-teresa-was-no-saint"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/bdcrBfX-ENvgFL1AubM9dxkVTp5pSaX*EO5wJuRO0CMyDWE0wpgDLHUnN0xo38pLhfm99VGmCHb7AeVf0DI0wgDb0TdbLAaI/1234987422.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />“Everything everyone thinks they know about [Mother Teresa] is false. It must be the single most successful emotional con job of the twentieth century.” - Christopher Hitchens. The Fantastic Skeptic explains why Mother Teresa wasn't so saintly and why her "miracles" weren't the result of divine intervention.<br /> --------------------------------------------------------<br /> This video is for educational/commentary purposes and the use of the clips/images within it fall under the FAIR USE clause under section 107 of copyright law. This video DOES NOT violate copyright, as it provides criticism and commentary for educational/critical commentary purposes and is transformative in nature as well as noncommercial. Anyone is free to download and mirror this video for educational purposes only.<br /> <a href="http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#107">http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap1.html#107</a><br /> <a href="http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/17/107">http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/17/107</a><br /> ---------------------------------------------------------<br /> References:<br /> <a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-37269512">http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-37269512</a><br /> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/news/2016/sep/02/mother-teresa-saint-criticism-miracles-missionaries-abortion-suffering-canonisation">https://www.theguardian.com/news/2016/sep/02/mother-teresa-saint-criticism-miracles-missionaries-abortion-suffering-canonisation</a><br /> <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-motherteresa-saintmaking-idUSKCN1181S9">http://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-motherteresa-saintmaking-idUSKCN1181S9</a><br /> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/world/2002/oct/02/philipwillan">https://www.theguardian.com/world/2002/oct/02/philipwillan</a><br /> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/news/2015/dec/18/mother-teresa-to-become-saint-after-pope-recognises-miracle-report">https://www.theguardian.com/news/2015/dec/18/mother-teresa-to-become-saint-after-pope-recognises-miracle-report</a><br /> <a href="http://dailycaller.com/2011/12/19/hitchens-nemesis-bill-donohue-remembers-sloppy-overrated-but-brilliant-adversary/">http://dailycaller.com/2011/12/19/hitchens-nemesis-bill-donohue-remembers-sloppy-overrated-but-brilliant-adversary/</a><br /> <a href="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/10739998/Charles-Keating-obituary.html">http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/10739998/Charles-Keating-obituary.html</a><br /> Orr, David (10 May. 2003). "Medicine cured 'miracle' woman – not Mother Teresa, say doctors". The Telegraph.<br /> <a href="http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,364433,00.html">http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,364433,00.html</a><br /> <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/20/world/her-legacy-acceptance-and-doubts-of-a-miracle.html">http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/20/world/her-legacy-acceptance-and-doubts-of-a-miracle.html</a><br /> ---------------------------------------------------------<br /> Tags: The Fantastic Skeptic, Atheism, atheists, Christopher Hitchens, Christopher Hitchens Mother Teresa, Mother Teresa, politics, religion, Christianity, criticism of religion, criticism of Christianity, criticism of Catholicism, The Bible, Catholicism, Catholic, Mother Teresa, sainthood, The Vatican, Vatican, Catholic Church, Bill Donohue, canonization, miracles, Saint, Saint Teresa<br /> ---------------------------------------------------------<br /> Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/TheFanSkep">https://twitter.com/TheFanSkep</a><br /> Facebook: <a href="https://www.facebook.com/The-Fantastic-Skeptic-884349381588483/">https://www.facebook.com/The-Fantastic-Skeptic-884349381588483/</a><br /> Instagram: <a href="https://www.instagram.com/the_fantastic_skeptic/">https://www.instagram.com/the_fantastic_skeptic/</a> VOTE 4 JESUS ! tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2012-10-07:1982180:Video:1190864 2012-10-07T17:29:19.069Z Richard C. Speaks http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/RichardCyrusSpeaks <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/vote-4-jesus"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/19l8l30Db5G-0VtUA5g9QWMZNJexiohVvZOJ5mBIoHXtTL9XEVF-5SOIi2996EwAfB3MYn5agJvoSokHAeVDYHoxAtyAKZvG/679835970.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The CHOICE Is Yours VOTE IChooseJesus.com 1-866-782-7927 ATS PO Box 462008 Garland TX 75046-2008 International Bible Society The music is royalty-free from: ... <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/vote-4-jesus"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/19l8l30Db5G-0VtUA5g9QWMZNJexiohVvZOJ5mBIoHXtTL9XEVF-5SOIi2996EwAfB3MYn5agJvoSokHAeVDYHoxAtyAKZvG/679835970.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The CHOICE Is Yours VOTE IChooseJesus.com 1-866-782-7927 ATS PO Box 462008 Garland TX 75046-2008 International Bible Society The music is royalty-free from: ... Test of Fire - Evangelicals trying to jack the US political system again tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2012-07-18:1982180:Video:1156452 2012-07-18T04:02:24.209Z Cody Staub http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/freki <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/test-of-fire-evangelicals-trying-to-jack-the-us-political-system"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/Ax7txSNuxTt6UTtEw54vdVue9qA4EJAZecIkL5JTWc3wPPrESddJGsKDTbDpAozBkNix2JWKXwGPz6BaFG7sWcNQDrewCGt2/900149097.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Scary how much power and influence the "Christians" in America over policy and politics. While I certainly respect everyone's right to freedom of speech, I sure wish these kind of hate-promoting ads weren't… <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/test-of-fire-evangelicals-trying-to-jack-the-us-political-system"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/Ax7txSNuxTt6UTtEw54vdVue9qA4EJAZecIkL5JTWc3wPPrESddJGsKDTbDpAozBkNix2JWKXwGPz6BaFG7sWcNQDrewCGt2/900149097.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Scary how much power and influence the "Christians" in America over policy and politics. While I certainly respect everyone's right to freedom of speech, I sure wish these kind of hate-promoting ads weren't around. Something From Nothing - a discussion w/ Richard Dawkins & Lawrence Krauss at on Feb 4, 2012 tag:www.thinkatheist.com,2012-02-14:1982180:Video:1056071 2012-02-14T20:40:27.223Z Matt http://www.thinkatheist.com/profile/Matt936 <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/something-from-nothing-a-discussion-w-richard-dawkins-lawrence"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/hVXDObuNLQ2BkOWug3rQYdVIc8Wk0-zvlqQFfpjkiPLO4RaxA3dlFS7KTRK*85xX0OOIMsacdaSxEdcR4Rq0vFnbKr8uNfwI/678504693.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science presents<br></br> Taped live on Feb 4, 2012 by <a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/ShirleyFilms">http://www.youtube.com/user/ShirleyFilms</a><br></br> In conjunction with the Origins Project at ASU…<br></br> <a href="http://www.thinkatheist.com/video/something-from-nothing-a-discussion-w-richard-dawkins-lawrence"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/hVXDObuNLQ2BkOWug3rQYdVIc8Wk0-zvlqQFfpjkiPLO4RaxA3dlFS7KTRK*85xX0OOIMsacdaSxEdcR4Rq0vFnbKr8uNfwI/678504693.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science presents<br /> Taped live on Feb 4, 2012 by <a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/ShirleyFilms">http://www.youtube.com/user/ShirleyFilms</a><br /> In conjunction with the Origins Project at ASU<br /> <a href="http://originsproject.org/">http://originsproject.org/</a>