When a Catholic Woman Discovers That the ‘Brick Testament’ Isn’t Christian-Friendly, Hilarity Ensues…

You know the Brick Testament, Brendan Smith‘s wonderful and hilarious series of Bible stories told through carefully placed Lego pieces? The series that’s spawned several books? Well, Catholic Kathy Schiffer just made a remarkable discovery: The Brick Testament doesn’t make you want to become a Christian! Her article reads like someone who just found out [Read More...]

Accounting for Accumulation

This is a guest post by frequent commenter Claudia. … Yes, I know the prospect of yet another post on sexism within the atheist community, along with its accompanying civil and productive comments thread, fills you with joy and enthusiasm. So prepare to rejoice! In a previous post, Hemant mentioned women being frequently ‚Äúpropositioned for [Read More...]

How We Talk About Atheist Activism

Ed Clint of the Illini Secular Student Alliance offers this helpful image: Now for someone to make the XKCD version… [Read more...]

This Qualifies as a ‘Scandal’ in the Catholic Church?

Of all the scandals in the Catholic Church, this should really be the least of their worries: But no. Assistant Bishop Gabino Zavala will resign for the crime of having a family. Meanwhile, other priests rape little boys and just get transferred to a different parish. And we’re supposed to be the ones without morals? [Read More...]

And That Resolution Is Out the Window

(via Cyanide and Happiness) [Read more...]