Amanpour Cues Ex-Conservative to Trash Pro-Lifers as Like Nazis, Iran

May 7th, 2022 7:52 AM

On Wednesday's Amanpour & Co., simulcast on PBS and CNN International, Christiane Amanpour brought on liberal activist Frank Schaeffer to complain about the pro-life evangelical movement that he helped found before turning liberal and spending his time trashing conservatives.

Joy’s Week of Hate: Fox Is al-Qaeda, GOPers Like Death, TX Loves Rape

September 4th, 2021 3:21 PM

MSNBC’s The ReidOut host Joy Reid had a pretty interesting time this week as her days and days of being Jalalabad Joy for the Biden administration on Afghanistan were rewarded with the end of the 20-year war and Texas’s new abortion law went into affect, so he had plenty of material to spew hatred and incite her viewers. Among the takes Reid offered, she compared Fox News…


Schaeffer Slams 'Jesus-Hating' Pro-Trump Christians As 'Pimps of Evil'

June 16th, 2018 5:38 PM
On Saturday's AM Joy show, MSNBC viewers were treated to the latest in a recent string of Bible-thumping on the liberal news network to promote left-wing policy as anti-evangelical Christian activist Frank Schaeffer excoriated pro-Donald Trump white Christians as "pimps of evil" who are "Jesus-hating," and need to "repent" by voting against President Trump in the future.

Schaeffer Slams Laura Ingraham's 'Betrayal of Teaching of Jesus'

April 1st, 2018 4:19 PM
On Easter Sunday's AM Joy on MSNBC, during a discussion of white evangelical Christian support for President Donald Trump, liberal Christian activist Frank Schaeffer -- a critic of conservative Christians -- suggested that FNC host Laura Ingraham and other Trump supporters are bad Christians who are engaging in a "betrayal of the teaching of Jesus."

MSNBC Guests See GOP 'Policy Pedophilia,' Like 'Hitler's Bunker'

November 12th, 2017 6:53 AM
On Saturday's AM Joy on MSNBC, during a Roy Moore discussion, recurring liberal MSNBC guests Bishop William Barber and author Frank Schaeffer both engaged in hyperbolic rants against white Christian conservatives. After Barber tried to link "white evangelicalism" to "white supremacy," and accused Christian conservatives of engaging in "policy pedophilia" by not doing enough to help poor children…

Reid Wrongly Claims More Anti-Obama Threats, Lauded as 'Intellectual'

September 30th, 2017 9:56 PM
Appearing as a guest on Friday's All In with Chris Hayes, far-left MSNBC host Joy Reid was spreading misinformation to viewers as she claimed that President Barack Obama "had more threats against him than any President" even though the claim was discredited years ago. And, on her own show on Saturday's AM Joy, liberal guest Frank Schaeffer laughably lauded her as a "great public intellectual."  

Frank Schaeffer Bores Again With I Was a Teenage Rightwinger Shtick

February 27th, 2015 4:34 PM
Frank Schaeffer has a worn shtick and no matter how many times he uses it, he never tires of wash, rinse, repeat over and over and over again. It goes like this: Once upon a time young Frank Schaeffer, son of well known evangelical parents, was a "vicious rightwinger." However, HALLELUJAH, he eventually saw the light and became a leftwing loon. It is a stale tale that Frank hangs on to like a…

On MSNBC, Schaeffer Sees GOP 'Pathological Hatred,' Want to 'Stop the

January 6th, 2014 1:28 PM
Appearing as a guest on Friday's PoliticsNation on MSNBC, during a discussion of conservative Christians making plans to push their agenda, liberal guest Frank Schaeffer charged that Republicans have a "pathological hatred" of President Obama, asserted that the GOP's goal is to "Stop the first African-American President from succeeding at all costs," and then drew a parallel with racist…

MSNBC Religion Expert Frank Schaeffer Comes Unglued: 'Slow Motion Lync

December 17th, 2013 6:04 AM
MSNBC's occasional Christianity "expert" Frank Schaeffer has come truly unglued with a dreadfully overwrought blog post called “The Slow Motion Lynching of President Barack Obama.” On Twitter he boasted “My blog went global closing in on twenty thousand shares/likes”. There's probably a lot of overlap with the "Bring Back Bashir" crowd. Bashir liked putting on Frank's rants. Schaeffer…

MSNBC Panel Sees 'Hate' in Limbaugh 'Mantra,' Conservatives Are in 'Ec

June 17th, 2013 11:34 AM
On Friday's PoliticsNation, MSNBC's Karen Finney asserted that Rush Limbaugh's "overall mantra" is "us versus them and hate in general," as she responded to a clip of the conservative talk radio host accusing the Republican establishment of being "ashamed" of the conservative base. A bit later, host Al Sharpton asserted that conservatives are "almost like in an echo chamber. They're talking to…

MSNBC's Bashir Gives Platform to Frank Schaeffer to Slander Christian

June 15th, 2012 4:59 PM
The conservative Faith and Freedom Coalition is in the middle of a three-day "conference and strategy briefing" in Washington, D.C., which proved to be a sufficient justification for MSNBC's Martin Bashir to bring back anti-conservative-Christian hatemonger Frank Schaeffer to denounce the meeting as essentially a congress of an American Christian Taliban. "I think what you have to understand…

MSNBC's Bashir Gives Platform to HuffPost's Schaeffer to Rant About 'R

May 2nd, 2012 6:15 PM
He's compared conservatives to radical Hindus and Islamists, called the Tea Party the "racist white bloc" of the GOP, and compared evangelicals to the Taliban, so naturally Huffington Post writer Frank Schaeffer was the perfect guest for Martin Bashir to bring on the May 2 edition of his eponymous program to discuss the importance of religious "faith as an issue" in the 2012 general election…

On Ed Schultz Radio Show, Talk of Perry/Bachmann Backers Being Just Li

August 19th, 2011 3:34 PM
The ongoing panic and paranoia about the Fundamentalist Menace continues with Frank Schaeffer and liberal media outlets. On Thursday, he appeared on the Ed Schultz radio show with guest host and trial lawyer Mike Papantonio, who tried to freshen up the fright-wig dialogue by bringing up the assassination of Abe Lincoln: "The South got pulled into the Civil War over religious politics. They…

Tax-Funded Radical Pacifica Radio Spins Bachmann as Ayatollah, N. Kore

August 18th, 2011 10:38 PM
Left-wing media outlets are really eating out of former Christian evangelist Frank Schaeffer's hands as he paints Michele Bachmann as the outer fringe of the fringe, and "anti-American." On the radical-left yet taxpayer-subsidized Pacifica Radio show Democracy Now on Wednesday, host Amy Goodman encouraged Schaeffer to unfurl charges that Bachmann was somehow comparable to Ayatollah Khomeini and…