Gallup Poll: 22% of Americans Are Dissatisfied with Organized Religion and Wish It Had Less Influence

According to a new Gallup poll, nearly 40% of Americans are dissatisfied with the influence of organized religion:

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Finally, An Honest Church Promotion

I know Freedom Life Church in Hampton, Virginia wants to talk about the “the stewardship of our resources,” but they may want to rethink the way they’re promoting the series…

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Truck Driver Fired After Saying Jesus Was His Co-Driver on Legal Documents

Ramiro Olivarez is a truck driver who, like everyone else in his position, has to fill out a log containing his signature and the name of any co-drivers.

Even though he didn’t actually have a co-driver, that didn’t stop him from filling out those lines… with “Jesus”:

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Gov. Scott Walker on Evolution: “That’s a Question a Politician Shouldn’t Be Involved In”

There are plenty of reasons to criticize Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (below, left), a possible Republican presidential candidate, but he gave us a new one during an interview at London’s Chatham House today.

Moderator Justin Webb asked him a question he said he often poses to Republican politicians from the United States: Did Walker accept evolution?

And Walker did what Republicans so often do on science-related questions: He embarrassed himself:

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If You’re Looking for a Positive Way to Respond to the Chapel Hill Shootings, Here’s One Way to Help

One of the victims of last night’s shootings in North Carolina was 23-year-old Deah Shaddy Barakat (below, left):

Baraket, a dental student whose family came from Syria, planned to visit Turkey this summer to provide aid to refugees.

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