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Family Stations Inc.

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2013

    Harold Camping's Evangelical Radio Network Facing Apocalyptic Money Problems

    Come to find out, predicting the world will end is not cheap. Apparently, all that money Harold Camping, prolific Rapture predictor and founder of the bible-thumbing Family Radio network, spent on preparing everyone for an early Judgment Day has made post-prediction life kinda hard for him, financ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2012

    Harold Camping Apologizes for There Still Being a World

    ​A letter of apology from apocalypse-predicting nonagenarian radio preacher Harold Camping was released yesterday on his Family Radio web-site. "Yes, we humbly acknowledge we were wrong about the timing," Campbell writes, and he even goes so far as to call his prediction "incorrect and sinful ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Harold Camping, Wrong for Third Time on Apocalypse, Vows to Return to Drawing Board

    Harold Camping​A newly contrite Harold Camping told his followers in an audio broadcast last week that he is at a loss to explain why the world didn't end on October 21, as he had astutely predicted.It was the third time Camping, president of the Oakland-based Family Radio network, had predicted t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2011

    Harold Camping's Rapture Prediction -- Animated

    Bizarre news stories take on a certain cachet these days when they inspire cartoons from Next Media Animation, the offbeat Hong Kong-based company that has produced humorous CGI depictions of the travails of Charlie Sheen and Tiger Woods. The latest figure in the public eye to get NMA's attention is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Harold Camping Predicts Rapture Again, Says World 'Probably' to End Friday, Oct. 21, 2011

    Harold Camping​Whatever you make of his obscure numerological scholarship or beliefs about the end times, you have to give Oakland-based Family Radio president Harold Camping full marks for sheer persistence. Having predicted that Christ would return and the world would end in 1994 -- only to see ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Harold Camping, Rapture Predictor, Moved to Nursing Home After Stroke

    The man who claims he knew too much​Harold Camping's world just hasn't been the same since his erroneous prediction that the world would end May 21, 2011. He's taken heat from his followers over the failed Rapture, followed by a stroke that landed him in the hospital last month. His radio show, wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2011

    Harold Camping's Radio Show to Go Off the Air

    His world is falling apart ​The man who erroneously predicted the Rapture -- twice -- will reportedly stop airing his Open Forum radio program at the end of the month. The Evangelical preacher used his Open Forum program to warn listeners about Judgment Day, which was supposed to be May 21, 2011. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    Harold Camping, Rapture Predictor, Suffers a Stroke

    Camping suffers a stroke​Just as Harold Camping, the man who let us down with his failed Rapture prediction last month, was fading from the news cycle, he resurfaced over the weekend after news broke that the Alameda preacher suffered a stroke. The 89-year-old Evangelical preacher reportedly had a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Harold Camping Gets $1 Million Offer for Radio Empire -- Post Rapture

    Get them while they're hot, hot, hot!​A rival Christian proselytizer has, again, challenged Harold Camping to sell his broadcast empire for $1 million, which makes perfect sense if his Family Radio station will be worth nothing come Oct. 21 -- his latest Rapture date. Richard Myers, proprietor of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Harold Camping Sucks at Math

    stupidity squared ​The only person whose world came to an end on Saturday was Harold Camping's, the notorious evangelical Oakland preacher who riled up the religious community with his awesome premonition that the world would end May 21, 2011. But that day came and went, with not even so much as a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2011

    Harold Camping "Flabbergasted" by Another Failed Rapture

    The only world that came to an end this weekend was Harold Campings​I don't know what you were doing Saturday, rapture time, but being the hedonist I am, I was cramming in one of my favorite pleasures -- eating multiple scoops of ice cream (mint chip, chocolate, peanut butter) simultaneously. And ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2011

    KUSF to Get Harold Camping's FCC License Post Rapture

    Post rapture, KUSF-in-Exile will be heard in ex-Family Radio Inc. srongholds such as Europe, Asia, Russia, South America and Sub-Saharan Africa​Here is one group that will truly benefit from not being raptured. Former KUSF DJs, who lost their terrestrial radio station when the University of San F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    'Rapture Party' Planned for May 21

    Time to party with the Whore of Bablyon​On May 21, fans of American hip hop music will have a chance to celebrate the birthday of the late Christopher George Latore Wallace, popularly known as Biggie Smalls. But those who don't like rap need not feel left out, because we all have a reason almost a ... More >>

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    May 4, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    Gay Pride Movement Is Cited as "Proof" That the World Will End on May 21

    It's hard not to pass judgement on this​Some SF Weekly readers had a hearty chuckle when we showed them a pie chart illustrating exactly what would happen if gays were allowed to tie the knot: No, the terrorists would not win and schools would not start teaching gay sex. But apparently, Family Rad ... More >>

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