Smoke Detectors Violate Our Religious Beliefs, Say Amish

When it comes to Jehovah’s Witnesses and their religiously-motivated reasons to deny blood transfusions, the argument usually goes like this: If adults want to let themselves die for dumb reasons like that, let them. When they let their children die for the same reasons, they’ve gone too far. … A group of Amish men are [Read More...]

Bill Maher: A Degree from Liberty University Cheapens My Real Degree

From Friday night’s Real Time with Bill Maher (NSFW image at the beginning of the video): My favorite line: “This is a school you flunk out of when you get the answers right.” [Read more...]

Prayer: How To Do Nothing and Feel Like You Helped

(via god and son) [Read more...]

It’s Everybody Draw Muhammad Day 3

Today is Everybody Draw Muhammad Day 3: (Video via Thunderf00t) In previous years, I’ve compiled and posted large sets of images as a way to show solidarity with others who refuse to be censored by religious extremists… this year, for a variety of personal reasons, I just didn’t have the time to put it all [Read More...]

Jesus is Alive in Bradford County, Florida: My Day at a Ten Commandments Protest

This is a guest post by Annie Thomas. Annie is a science teacher and writer from Gainesville, Florida. She last wrote about her night at a Kirk Cameron-hosted “marriage-strengthening” event. *** On May 3rd of this year, a monument of the Ten Commandments was unveiled at the Bradford County courthouse in Florida. The $20,000 monument [Read More...]