One of the goals of this blog is to expose hypocrisy and the Christofascists and other self-anointed "godly folk" never disappoint in providing a treasure trove of hypocrisy that needs exposing. Now, yet another study has found that the so-called Bible Belt is also the "Porn Belt" of America, meaning that the Bible Belt has the highest per capita number of porn searches in the country. Deliciously, internet porn searching correlates wonderfully well with where Southern Baptists represent the highest percentage of local church bodies. A piece in Patheos looks at the phenomenon- which ultimately causes wrongheaded public polices - that needs to thrown in the faces of ranting Baptist pastors whenever they launch into homophobic rants. Here are article excepts:
According to a new study, the more you say you literally believe in the Bible, the more you watch porn. At least that’s the inevitable fact-based conclusion drawn from the biggest study of internet Google porn searches by region.