Are All the Victims in the Aurora Tragedy Christian?

Because that seems to be the assumption Greg Zanis was making when he put 12 crosses up on behalf of the victims of the shooting in Colorado: “These crosses are [for] them,” Zanis said of the families. “We love them. We are not going to pretend we know what you are going through, but we [Read More...]

How do the Fundies Reconcile This…?

Reader Alan can’t figure out why anyone would use Leviticus 20:13 (below) to condemn homosexuality: If a man lies with a male as he lies with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination. They shall surely be put to death. Their blood shall be upon them. This is his argument (which may have [Read More...]

21 Injured After Walking Across Hot Coals at Tony Robbins Seminar

Ever seen people walk across hot coals? They can do it because coal is a poor conductor of heat and, if you walk fast enough, you should be ok. Richard Wiseman offers a brief explanation here: New age-y motivational speaker Tony Robbins uses the demonstration in many of his seminars. On Thursday night, at an [Read More...]

How Many People Are Religious Because of the Peer Pressure?

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Pennsylvania Group Announces Statewide Atheist/Humanist Conference

Following the trend of having more local events for atheists, the Pennsylvania Nonbelievers are hosting their own conference September 29th-30th: Speakers include Dan Barker, Dave Silverman, and Sharon Hill. More information is forthcoming, but the basics are here. (via Justin Vacula) [Read more...]


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