How about some Carl Sagan irony?


If you have been reading my stuff for any amount of time, you know I am strong advocate for Carl Sagan. Not only because of his tremendous contribution to science, but because his inspirational delivery provided much comfort to me in my younger years. A quick search of my posts, and I see that recently [Read More...]

Discovery Institute: “National Geographic Provides a Pulpit for Atheism”


When I was a kid, my grandmother always bought me a subscription to National Geographic for my birthday. As I got older, and with the rise of the Internet, I quit asking for it. But, it might be time to subscribe again. In an article entitled, “National Geographic Provides a Pulpit for Atheism,” our friends [Read More...]

Cal Thomas Warns Of Polygamy If Laws Are Not Based On The Bible


Here’s a Monday morning facepalm for ya. Last week, I wrote about how “Believers like Senator Mike Lee should not fear the Supreme Court and marriage equality.” The nonprofit religious organization known as the Klan, has always had the right to preach their bigotry, and therefore, anti-equality preachers should rest assured they will remain free to [Read More...]

Five Godly Things to Do With Your Kids This Sunday


It’s Sunday and perhaps you are looking for something to do with the kids. Well, here’s just five ideas that are mostly inspired by Christian Nightmares. First, you could send your younglings to Pastor Matt Hagee’s Vacation Bible School. If you don’t know Matt, he is the son of John Hagee who was featured in [Read More...]

The False Perception That Atheism Is Science


Based on comments across social media in response to yesterday’s post: “Richard Dawkins Is Right. The Rise of Nones Could Be ‘Even Worse’ Than Religion,” I must admit I was somewhat surprised how many readers seemed to assume that atheism itself somehow inoculates one with rationalism and critical thinking. I’ll leave that post to defend [Read More...]

Richard Dawkins Is Right. The Rise of Nones Could Be “Even Worse” Than Religion


There has been a lot of discussion lately about the recent Pew study which revealed the changing religious landscape of the United States. In a nutshell, Pew’s research found that between 2007 and 2014, the Christian population fell from 78.4% to 70.6%, while the religiously unaffiliated (Nones) rose from 16.1% to 22.8%. While there is [Read More...]

Ken Ham asks why Miley Cyrus does not have sex with animals


Miley Cyrus has been in the spotlight for many years, and lately it has been for some good reasons. Personally, I am particularly fond of Cyrus’ nonprofit organization, Happy Hippie, which aims to “rally young people to fight injustice facing homeless youth, LGBT youth and other vulnerable populations.”  This is an extremely important issue. According [Read More...]