Is There Ever a Right Age To Break It To Your Kids?

(via Toothpaste for Dinner) … The cartoon reminds me of this fantastic Louis CK bit (start at the 0:35 mark… NSFW): … Can’t forget this comic from Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal! [Read more...]

The Battle Over a Public High School’s Prayer Banner Continues…

We’re still awaiting the judge’s ruling on whether Cranston High School West gets to keep its Prayer Banner, but in the meantime, Jessica Ahlquist, the high-schooler who’s leading the charge to take it down, has been talking about the case in a few select venues. A few months ago, she was awarded the Thomas Jefferson [Read More...]

This Explains the Broncos Game

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A New Word Has Been Coined

Word: Hitchling. Part of speech: Noun. Definition: A child void of religious indoctrination who is encouraged to read broadly and to seek the truth unapologetically. Use in a sentence: That hitchling I had for breakfast was especially delicious. (via Socratic Mama) [Read more...]

New Atheist Billboard in Italy Calls Out Wasteful Government Spending on Catholic Church

We gripe about church/state separation in America, but in Italy, a *lot* of taxpayer money goes toward funding the Catholic Church. The Union of Rationalist Atheists and Agnostics (UAAR) is trying to raise the consciousness of other Italians on this matter. They’re putting up the following billboard in the cities of Genoa (today) and Venice [Read More...]