Rob Sherman Tries to Put a Stop to Local Ten Commandments Monument

Give credit to Rob Sherman, the atheist activist from Illinois, when he thinks there’s been a church/state separation violation, he does everything he can to put it to a stop. He just filed a lawsuit last week over the Bald Knob Cross. The reason for the lawsuit is… … to force Friends of the Cross [Read More...]

The “Don’t Be a Dick” Speech

At The Amazing Meeting 8 last month, the most controversial talk turned out to be Phil Plait‘s “Don’t Be a Dick” speech. (Check that link for more background info.) Video of his talk has now been made available by JREF, so watch it unfiltered: Has your mind about the talk changed from before now that [Read More...]

Catholic Group Rewrites Internet Poll After Results Are In

The American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property (a.k.a. anti-gay-marriage-people) had a poll up on their website asking “What do you think about Judge Walker’s decision to overturn Prop. 8 banning same-sex ‘marriage’ in California?” At one point, it was hit hard by the people from Daily Kos and these were the [Read More...]

Keith Olbermann’s Take on the (Close To) Ground Zero Mosque

Yet another opinion on Park51, this time from Keith Olbermann: “This is America, dammit, and in America, when somebody comes for your neighbor, or his Bible, or his Torah, or his Atheist Manifesto, or his Koran, you and I do what our fathers did and our grandmothers did and our Founders did. You and I [Read More...]

Will Phillips Speaks Out Against Anti-Gay-Marriage Rally

I’ve mentioned Will Phillips here before. He’s the 10-year-old boy who didn’t stand up for the Pledge of Allegiance last year because we live in a country where we don’t have “liberty and justice for all” — just ask all the gay couples who can’t get married. The other day, Will spoke at a rally [Read More...]