Why Do You Hide Your Atheism?

John Smulo is often afraid to tell others about his beliefs. He’s a Christian and it’s hard, he says, to tell others that. Why? He’s boiled it down to five key reasons: It is conversation stopper, instead of a conversation starter. It communicates something other than what I mean. I’ll lose out on potential friendships [Read More...]

The Most and Least Religious Colleges: 2009

The Princeton Review just came out with its annual college rankings in a variety of categories, including religion. Here’s where the schools rank: The Least Religious Schools: 1 Lewis & Clark College Portland, OR 2 Eugene Lang College — The New School for Liberal Arts New York, NY 3 Reed College Portland, OR 4 Bennington [Read More...]

Jesus: He’s Everywhere You Want Him To Be

For once, I must take issue with one of Jessica Hagy‘s notecards: She completely ignored the Jesus that was found in cat fur! And we all know Cat Fur Jesus is the real Jesus. (Thanks to beltranpr for the link!) [tags]atheist, atheism, Jesus, Indexed[/tags] [Read more...]

Can You Give Some Advice to This Teacher?

This is a bit lengthy but please read it. From the FAForums: I believe I have been fired from my job due to being an atheist. I don’t know if I can prove it. I really don’t think I have any legal protection from what happened but if I do I want to know about [Read More...]

They Just Keep Getting Younger…

And I keep getting more disturbed: A number of thoughts immediately come to mind: This makes more sense than what many adult pastors say. This isn’t brainwashing because the baby doesn’t know what he’s doing. This is brainwashing because the baby doesn’t know what he’s doing. I wonder what role the parents had in making [Read More...]