Where Complaints About Christian Persecution Fall Flat

Let’s skewer some claims of Christian persecution and see how the outrage can be redirected in a way that works better for all of us, Christian and atheist. [Read more…]

Human Memory: Vivid Doesn’t Mean Accurate

Surely you remember where you were on 9/11. Apologists argue that the remarkable nature of the gospel story meant that it was recorded correctly. But an example shows the dramatic difference between a vivid memory and an accurate one. [Read more…]

Jesus and Vampires and Werewolves and Time Travel

How does time travel work? How do vampires interact with sunlight? Different stories have different answers, just like different religions. [Read more…]

Atheist Monument Critique: Ten Commandments and Ten Punishments

A Christian contrarian is unhappy with a new atheist monument on public property. See how well his attack supports the Ten Commandments and the associated punishments. [Read more…]

Atheist Monument Critique: Founding Father Freethinkers

A Christian contrarian is unhappy with a new atheist monument on public property. See how well his attack stands up to quotes from three founding fathers: Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Benjamin Franklin. [Read more…]

Atheist Monument Critique: Treaty of Tripoli

A Christian contrarian is unhappy with an atheist monument on public property. See how well his attack stands up to the quote from the Treaty of Tripoli. [Read more…]

Bad Atheist Arguments: “Science Can Explain Everything” (2 of 2)

A Christian writer promises to illustrate the dreadful consequences of bad atheist arguments. Read on to see if any of your arguments are dreadfully bad. (Part 7b) [Read more…]

Bad Atheist Arguments: “Science Can Explain Everything”

A Christian writer promises to illustrate the dreadful consequences of bad atheist arguments. Read on to see if any of your arguments are dreadfully bad. (Part 7) [Read more…]

Atheist Monument Critique: Madalyn Murray O’Hair

A Christian contrarian is unhappy with an atheist monument on public property, put up in response to a Ten Commandments monument. Now, he wants to attack a quote by Madalyn Murray O’Hair, founder of American Atheists. [Read more…]

Bad Atheist Arguments: “Religion Poisons Everything”

A Christian writer promises to illustrate the dreadful consequences of bad atheist arguments. Read on to see if any of your arguments are dreadfully bad. (Part 6) [Read more…]