In Response to City’s Jesus Display, FFRF Counters with ‘Jesus is a Myth’ Banner

For five years now, city officials in Streator, Illinois have allowed a sign to go up in a local park reading, “Jesus died for your sins”: Last month, they also allowed the erection of three Christian crosses: This is the same park that hosted a nativity scene this past winter, by the way. Eyebrows went [Read More...]

A Clever Alabama License Plate

I’m at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa today to speak to the Alabama Atheists and Agnostics. Reader Brian pointed out that I might appreciate his AL license plate: Love it! It manages to temporarily avoid controversy… and then creates even more [Read more...]

Atheist Family Ad Rejected by Texas Movie Theater… Again

Remember how the Dallas–Fort Worth Coalition of Reason started an advertising campaign called “Our Families Are Great Without Religion”? Remember how they wanted to place this ad in movie theaters to run before the showing of films? Remember how the Green Oaks Movie Tavern in Arlington said they *would not* run the ad? Remember how [Read More...]

At Christian Conference, Boys Must Use the Escalators

Christian Life College — a school in Chicago — is holding its annual Ascension Convention this weekend at a hotel near O’Hare Airport. As it turns out, one of my readers has a connection to the hotel where this convention is happening and noticed these signs plastered all over the place: Ok… time to play [Read More...]

Does God Really Prefer ‘Kind Atheists Over Hateful Christians’?

No. Because god doesn’t exist. *Point for atheists.* … That’s the message on the church sign outside Rose City Park United Methodist Church in Portland, Oregon. It’s getting a lot of press, too. “It is my hope from our little sign board in Portland, Oregon that perhaps some good discussion will take place among those [Read More...]