I’ve Been Exposed…

ChristWire finally revealed the truth about me yesterday. Turns out I’m a Smiling Mexigay: Poor humor, however, is not the most troublesome aspect of this website. Neither is the horrid design, with illegible Satanic markings next to a picture of a smiling Mexigay. … … In its entirety, the “Friendly Atheist” blog represents a sustained [Read More...]

Secular Adoption Agency Takes In Children the Catholic Church Doesn’t Care About

Ever since civil unions became legal in Illinois, Catholic-run, partially-state-funded adoption agencies have been closing shop because they refuse to put children in the homes of loving, gay couples. Now, the Youth Service Bureau of Illinois Valley, a secular agency, is stepping in to help out the children that the Catholic charities don’t seem to [Read More...]

‘God Said’ by Anthony David

Singer Anthony David was listening to Pat Robertson explain how the “earthquake in Haiti was because of a curse from God” and that compelled him to write a song called “God Said.” I’m not one of those who claims that religion is the ONLY thing that causes all of the wars and bloodshed, but it [Read More...]

A Few More Thoughts That Are Sure To Be Uncontroversial

I know you’re sick of this by now, but I need to get my own thoughts cleared up and it helps me to write them down. So there you go. I had said before Elevator Guy was a creep. I’m now convinced that was a poor choice of words because that gets him off easy. [Read More...]

Responding to Christians' Questions

A lot of Christians offered their questions for me on my friend Rachel Held Evans‘ site, and my answers are now posted there. If you think your responses would have been better than the ones I gave, feel free to leave them on her site. [Read more...]