A Catholic Accuses Atheists of ‘Magical Thinking’… Seriously

Remember the atheist billboard about slavery? Recently, one Catholic tried to look for a rebuttal showing that the Bible wasn’t really pro-slavery. Not having any luck, the person wrote to Mark Shea of the National Catholic Register for advice. Shea responded with the following… and it’s a doozy: I think that atheists like your friend [Read More...]

‘Smut for Smut’ Campaign Returns to Texas Campus

Last week, the Atheist Agenda campus group at the University of Texas at San Antonio ran their now-annual “Smut for Smut” campaign, in which holy books could be exchanged for hard-core pornography. “The point is not to hand out porn, but rather the primary purpose is to get people to come talk to us so [Read More...]

Last Chance to Support an Atheist Photography Project

As I mentioned before, photographer Chris Johnson is working on a project that features 100 atheists (myself included) talking about what gives them joy and meaning in this life: Each portrait will be paired with a short message from the subject about some aspect of joy, meaning or passion in life. It could focus on [Read More...]

Jeremy Lin Thanks God… Then Comes to His Senses

Jeremy Lin, the Christian basketball player sidelined by injury, earlier tonight: Jeremy Lin, 1.5 hours later: Looks like he came to his senses and thanked the people who actually deserved it [Read more...]

Despite Ken Ham’s Wrangling, Creation Museum Left Off List of Places Every Kid Should Visit

Remember when Budget Travel was taking nominations for their list of “15 places kids should see before 15“? The Creation Museum had topped the list thanks to constant voting from Ken Ham‘s readers. (And golf claps to them for out-Pharyngulating us.) Now, the article based off the poll is out… and the Creation Museum didn’t [Read More...]