Entertainment Texas Pastor Says He Will Set Himself On Fire In Protest Over Gay Marriage

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Ving, Jun 26, 2015.

  1. Ving

    Ving Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    8,412
    Likes Received:
    6,689
    Teabaggers please join in this protest.


    Texas Pastor Says He Will Set Himself On Fire In Protest Over Gay Marriage



    Just two weeks ago, a Christian couple in Australia vowed to divorce if same-sex marriage is legalized in their country.

    However, a former Baptist pastor from Texas, who is also against same-sex marriage, has taken it one step further - and beyond - by declaring that he will set himself on fire if the Supreme Court rules in favor of marriage equality.

    Rick Scarborough, a Christian political activist, made the bold declaration during a conversation with right-wing minister and politician E.W. Jackson on the National Emergency Coalition Show, a podcast that is linked to the Staying True to America's National Destiny (STAND) group.

    "We are not going to bow. We are not going to bend, and if necessary we will burn," Scarborough said during the podcast, though he did not explicitly state that he would self-immolate in protest of gay marriage, the Independent UK reported.

    Scarborough was also quoted saying: "The preachers need to get out front, the leaders need to get out front, out front of these ordinary citizens and say, 'Shoot me first!'"

    Scarborough also went on to claim that same-sex marriage comes from Satan. "We now have a race of humans that don't want to acknowledge that there's a God," he said, according to the New Civil Rights Movement.

    Many anti-gay marriage activists have become more vocal on their opposition towards the stance, after Ireland legalized gay marriage by way of popular vote last month and it looks as if other countries might follow suit.
     
    Gusbuss, Bryce, Thikken Vaney and 5 others like this.
  2. Just Me

    Just Me VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    3,625
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2012
    Messages:
    4,958
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    :cwl::haha::lol1:
    I hope it's filmed. That is hilarious. The pussy will never do it though.
     
  3. rockstarhair

    rockstarhair Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    558
    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2014
    Messages:
    1,662
    Likes Received:
    3,986
    Cool, I live in Texas. Where is it so I can go and roast some marshmallows.
     
  4. SorryBoff

    SorryBoff Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    46,884
    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2012
    Messages:
    14,306
    Likes Received:
    20,535
    Flame on dumdum

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Alisonsbankacct

    Alisonsbankacct Out to lunch.

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2013
    Messages:
    11,245
    Likes Received:
    26,813
    You really do have the most colorful lunatics there. Ours are just the standard fare. I'm envious.
     
    octex, Bryce, Scarlett Ohara and 4 others like this.
  6. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    15,991
    Joined:
    May 12, 2012
    Messages:
    25,442
    Likes Received:
    23,227
    Well, that's dedication, I must admit .... :dontknow:
     
  7. rockstarhair

    rockstarhair Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    558
    Joined:
    Jan 14, 2014
    Messages:
    1,662
    Likes Received:
    3,986
    This place has 27 million people. The heat down here makes everyone kind of nutty.
     
    octex, Dorb, Shortwave98 and 5 others like this.
  8. Alisonsbankacct

    Alisonsbankacct Out to lunch.

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2013
    Messages:
    11,245
    Likes Received:
    26,813
    Far too few self-immolate these days IMO.
     
  9. Rupert Pupkin

    Rupert Pupkin That Ass is Attached to Daniela Lopez

    Reputations:
    -3
    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2012
    Messages:
    8,486
    Likes Received:
    15,943
  10. LawyerLarry

    LawyerLarry Mr. Fuckmoney in the Bank VIP

    Reputations:
    -222,105
    Joined:
    Jun 4, 2014
    Messages:
    38,804
    Likes Received:
    179,834
    Copy Rage Against the Machine some more, faggot.

    [​IMG]
     
  11. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    221,775
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2010
    Messages:
    64,252
    Likes Received:
    30,379
    If states want to preserve the sanctity of marriage, they should outlaw divorce. At least the Catholic Church goes all in
     
  12. R.P. McMurphy

    R.P. McMurphy Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2012
    Messages:
    41,581
    Likes Received:
    40,974
    ...like its not hot enough in texas already?
     
  13. Mack29

    Mack29 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    763
    Joined:
    May 14, 2012
    Messages:
    1,593
    Likes Received:
    3,001
    I doubt he'll follow thru with it.
    If he does, well, that'll show them.

    Maybe he should just hold his breath until he turns blue.
    I'm sure there's a reason that he's a former minister.
     
  14. monsoon

    monsoon Who are you with?

    Reputations:
    9,454
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    4,192
    Likes Received:
    16,710
    Let's make s'mores. Do you think he will burn long enough to roast weenies?.

    F mutt
     
  15. Tipsey Russell

    Tipsey Russell VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    41,910
    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2013
    Messages:
    16,244
    Likes Received:
    38,472
    Rick Scarborough is a Christian right political advocate, former Southern Baptist pastor and current human torch



    someone already got his Wikipedia account I see
     
  16. babybear

    babybear r.i.p 8/3/15, Wherewolf of AZ

    Reputations:
    65,521
    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2011
    Messages:
    22,303
    Likes Received:
    24,725
    just like here in AZ
     
  17. Just Me

    Just Me VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    3,625
    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2012
    Messages:
    4,958
    Likes Received:
    7,117
    That is one of the toughest men ever to live, I bet. To just sit there and probably meditate while you're on fire. Amazing.
     
  18. HypocriteHowie

    HypocriteHowie Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    35,678
    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2012
    Messages:
    7,244
    Likes Received:
    20,294
    I guess he couldn't find his matches when the Josh Duggar scandal was exposed.
     
  19. BRUTAL

    BRUTAL Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    3
    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2010
    Messages:
    269
    Likes Received:
    381
  20. Chicken Soda

    Chicken Soda Unknown Member

    Reputations:
    540
    Joined:
    Aug 15, 2014
    Messages:
    5,978
    Likes Received:
    10,039

    Fine..we'll take our TexMex food with us, and the rest of you can enjoy those shitty MexiCali burritos and fish tacos.