On The Incoherence Of Divine Command Theory And Why Even If God DID Make Things Good And Bad, Faith-Based Religions Would Still Be Irrelevant

The claim that all value, whether moral or otherwise, requires a God is a familiar one.  But what this claim either means or how it is supposed to be apparent to us is far from self-evident. The claim could mean something along the lines of a divine command theory interpretation of value according to which [Read More...]

David Boies Discusses The Prop 8 Overruling

Here is one of the two lawyers behind the successful constitutional challenge to California’s Proposition 8 giving a half hour lecture and then answering questions for more than a half hour. Thanks to Alan for the find. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Daily Hilarity: New Law Would Ban Marriages Between People Who Don’t Love Each Other

New Law Would Ban Marriages Between People Who Don’t Love Each Other Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Tormented By Umbrellas

More pathetic attempts from the anti-gay-marriage forces to paint themselves as somehow the real victims of injustice: Will they ever make anything that approaches the semblance of a legitimate argument or is it just impossible to dress up irrational disgust, fear, hatred, and disinterest in gays’ well being as anything than it is? Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Daily Hilarity: Stephen Colbert On Homosexuals

Okay, I couldn’t post that video in which a Christian singer unironically sings “I am America” without balancing it out with a little of Stephen Colbert deliciously ironic, I Am America (And So Can You!). In this clip he all too depressingly accurately apes homophobic logic: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

U.S. District Judge Rules DOMA Unconstitutional

A just outcome, but I am not sure how I feel about appealing to states’ rights to define marriage for themselves, which could inevitably be used as a justification for individual states to deny gays’  rights to marriage.  The case is about equal rights, not states rights, and should have been settled as such: A [Read More...]

Gay Bless America

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If Atheists Acted Like Politically Conservative Christians

So well done: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]


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