David Cross on Perceptions of Heaven

Hilarious (angry) stand up. He essentially starts at 0:50: via Godless Girl. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Poe or No Poe? “Heaven Sex”

I have been inspired to introduce a new series on Camels With Hammers which I am entitling “Poe or No Poe?” and which will run however frequently or infrequently as proves necessary.  In “Poe or No Poe?” posts, I will offer you lunacy riddled statements from apparent fundamentalists and other extremists around the internet and [Read More...]

Sundaily Hilarity: Jim Jeffries On Religion

Totally hilarious: Thanks Shane for the heads up. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

True Believers In Heaven

Do you really believe in heaven? Seriously? Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Heaven As Weapon

Johann Hari details some of the pernicious ways religions exploit the desire for heaven: Even some atheists regard heaven as one of the least-harmful religious ideas: a soothing blanket to press onto the brow of the bereaved. But its primary function for centuries was as a tool of control and intimidation. The Vatican, for example, [Read More...]

The Yearning Animal

Greta Christina takes down the argument that the desire for God proves there is a God to fulfill it out there to be discovered: Someone (I can’t remember who now) recently pointed out that the “no atheists in foxholes” argument, even if it were true (which it’s not), isn’t an argument for God’s existence. It’s actually [Read More...]