How many churches emphasize serving the poor as much as the Bible itself does? Would the world look the way it does if all believers followed these commands? Instead, the loudest christians today have infected our culture with the idea that capitalism = holiness, and the results of capitalism, no matter how brutal, is always moral.
They preach the gospel of commerce, that when jesus told us to serve our fellow man he didn’t mean to volunteer at a homeless shelter, or directly help someone who is down and out, no, what jeusus really meant was that we need to set up unregulated markets that concentrate wealth in the hands of a few, and let the help and aid trickle down to the widows and orphans.
Meet Bud Pilgrim, the leader of “Integrity Leadership” Christian ministry. He’s sick of all this talk about being “in service to your fellow man” bullshit. What he does is give chirstians excuses to be greedy and sleep soundly while ignoring the needs of the least among us, and we break down his message.
Our look at hypocrisy today: Newt Gingrich being caught by Wolf Blitzer in a double standard for criticism of U.S. presidents apologizing for atrocities committed by Americans against Muslim nations. Yes, you read it right, Newt got Caught in a cotradcitory double standard by WOLF BLITZER. Getting taken down by the corporate talking point repeater Wolf Blitzer is quite a feat, reminiscent of Sarah Palin getting exposed by that muckracker Katie Courick.
Sexist joke or crazy liberal over reaction? Frank joke about Rick Santorum’s daughter has caused quite a stir on the Best Of The Left show and we air some of
the criticism we received from the listeners and break them down. And yes, of course we make fun of them and use comedy to point out their flawed logic, contradictory thinking, and humorlessness.
Tueday’s with Moron is back and Moron finally tells us what happened to him and where he has been for the last few months. The Rush Limbaugh controversy hasn’t slipped past Moron and he wants to know if we are castigating Bill Maher like we are Rush. Plus we find out what Moron got Therese for Valentines Day, hint: it helps her clean the dryer!
Originating from KPFK 90.7 FM in Los Angeles, The Jimmy Dore Show is an irreverent and humorous take on today’s headlines and hypocrites. The program skewers politicians as well as the corporate mouthpieces which make up today’s mainstream “news media.” Each and every week, The Jimmy Dore Show provides the unvarnished truth with a twist of funny.