Catholic Bishop Compares Obama to Stalin and Hitler Before Telling Congregation Not to Vote for Him

Bishop Daniel R. Jenky said the following during a Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral for the Diocese of Peoria (Illinois): Hitler and Stalin, at their better moments, would just barely tolerate some churches remaining open, but would not tolerate any competition with the state in education, social services, and health care. In clear violation of [Read More...]

25% of Millennials Don’t Subscribe to a Religious Faith

The Religious News Service headline makes it sound like it’s a bad thing…: Young ‘Millennials’ losing faith in record numbers A new study put out by the Public Religion Research Institute and Georgetown’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs explains what’s happening (PDF) to 18-24-year-olds. When it comes to how their faith is changing, [Read More...]

Justification for the Nomming of Babies

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A Penny Saved…

This freakishly old penny from 1792 (which never even went into circulation) was just sold for $1,150,000: The best part? The inscription: Todd Imhof at Heritage Auctions told ABC that unlike today’s legal tender which bears the inscription, “In God We Trust,” the copper-silver penny reads “Liberty Parent of Science & Industry.” “At the time, [Read More...]

Why Should You Attend the Secular Student Alliance Convention?

There are two conferences I’ll do anything in my power not to miss: Skepticon (which I went to last year for the first time and have no plans of missing ever again) and the Secular Student Alliance national conference. Drew Pruitt of the Secular Student Alliance at UNLV explains why he’s making sure his group’s [Read More...]