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Web address
Slogan Conservative Values for an Unsaved World
Commercial? No
Type of site
Satirical blog
Registration Optional
Available in English
Alexa rank
Steady 51,376
Current status Active

Christwire is a satirical website that publishes blog-style articles intended to ridicule excesses of American Christian conservatives. Recurring topics include homosexuality, atheism, Hollywood, and other purported threats to American culture.[1][2][3][4]

Like similar satirical websites, Christwire's stories have sometimes been erroneously taken at face value.[2]

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  1. ^ John Hudson (August 19, 2010). "Satirical Christian Site Hoodwinks the Huffington Post". The Atlantic Wire. 
  2. ^ a b John Hudson (February 1, 2011). "Rachel Maddow and NBC Struggle With Satire". The Atlantic Wire. 
  3. ^ Katla McGlynn (August 18, 2010). "9 Signs Your Husband Is GAY, According To (PHOTOS)". Huffington Post. 
  4. ^ "Line of inquiry crosses a line". The Sydney Morning Herald. August 19, 2010. 

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