If God Were Up For Re-Election

College Humor has some posters for a challenger for the job of God Almighty, which are definitely amusing. Since I have been grading assignments about the problem of evil, I found this one particularly worth sharing: Click through to read the rest. HT Hemant Mehta. [Read more...]

More of Your Brain on Inerrancy

As a follow up to the last post and the video I shared in it… [Read more...]

This is Your Brain on Inerrancy. Any Questions?

It has been a while since I’d seen this video, and so thanks to John Byron for reminding us about it! [Read more...]

Respect Steve Jobs’ Buddhism!

Having shared several of the cartoons depicting Steve Jobs in a traditional Christian sort of heaven, it seemed appropriate to share this response as well… By Matt Bors [Read more...]

The Case of the Missing Fruit

We have several fruit trees in our yard. Most years, we have so much – in particular of pears – that we give away bags full of them to friends and colleagues. This year, we didn’t get to eat a single piece. All the fruit from the two pear trees, the apple tree, the peach [Read More...]

The Seven Deadly Keystrokes

From Neatorama via Marc Cortez [Read more...]


Have you heard about the conservative Christians who are encouraging Christians to celebrate “JesusWeen” instead of Halloween? It may sound like it is a parody, but it isn’t. What one has to understand in order to begin to make sense of this is that there are Christians who view negatively any event or holiday that [Read More...]

The Great Asteroid of 1998 (or how to respond to Facebook requests to do someone’s homework for them)

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Worst False Antithesis of the Week

Theophrastus at the blog BLT nominated this as the “worst false antithesis of the week”: “Do we want a candidate who is a good, moral person — or one who is a born-again follower of the lord Jesus Christ?” – Robert Jeffress, senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Dallas, at the Values Voter Summit [Read More...]

Biblical Minimalism at its Finest

And if you are interested in a minimalist treatment of a wider range of religious texts, then this may be of interest… [Read more...]

Moses Gets His Tablets Upgraded

Another great cartoon via Danut Manastireanu [Read more...]