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  • Norman Lear: ‘That’s Not the American Way’

    December 17, 2014 | 2:57 pm

    Following is an excerpt from Norman Lear’s autobiography, “Even This I Get to Experience”:

    The biggest next after my decade in network television was socio-political. It had begun brewing in me years earlier with the proliferation of fundamentalist TV ministries that perverted...

  • Pat Robertson: Jews too busy ‘polishing diamonds’

    April 1, 2014 | 2:17 pm

    Televangelist Pat Robertson said Jews are too busy “polishing diamonds” to do weekend chores.

    Conservative activist Rabbi Daniel Lapin appeared on the “700 Club” Monday with Robertson to discuss what makes Jews successful.

    “What is it about Jewish people that make them prosper...

  • Pat Robertson: Time to legalize marijuana

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    March 10, 2012 | 11:37 pm

    For once, televangelist Pat Robertson says something not crazy. Via the New York Times:

    “I really believe we should treat marijuana the way we treat beverage alcohol,” Mr. Robertson said in an interview on Wednesday. “I’ve never used marijuana and I don’t intend to, but...

  • Pat Robertson says ‘many made homosexuals because of a coach or a guidance counselor’

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    June 9, 2009 | 7:41 pm

    The Rev. Pat Robertson, so often a source of consternation and embarrassment for evangelical Christians like myself, seems to believe that most people who are gay left the straight life after being sexually abused by a coach or a guidance counselor. Whoa.

    Speaking on his show,...

  • Liberals at Pat Robertson’s Regent University

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    March 3, 2009 | 4:25 pm

    Back in October I picked up on a Los Angeles Times story about how Biola was getting surprisingly liberal with the formation of the Biola College Democrats—though not nearly as liberal as the Times made it seem. Now it seems a similar “revolution” is taking over the college founded...