What Should This Wafer-Stealer Do?

What an *amazing* coincidence. Just days after Wafergate, someone on Yahoo asks this question: I took a communion wafer home with me after mass this morning… Nobody noticed and I didn’t get any phone calls all day. I figured somebody would notice that it didn’t get eaten but no one has. I’m starting to feel [Read More...]

Who Approved This Giveaway…?

You would think someone in the church would have said, “This could turn bad… very bad. Let’s not do it.” Instead, the plan went on as scheduled. It was stopped only when an instructor injured his foot and couldn’t attend: An Oklahoma church canceled plans for a gun giveaway Friday at its annual youth conference, [Read More...]

Humanist Symposium #22

The Humanist Symposium can be found this week at Faith in Honest Doubt. Go read it! The next HS is at Disillusioned Words in three weeks. Submit your entries here! [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Your Best Blog Post?

Simple question: What blog post are you proudest of writing? Note that it may not necessarily be your most popular posting. Personally, I was very happy with Why I’m Not an Angry Atheist. I’ve cited it in a number of my talks and the post still applies today. I’ll also mention my interview with Mike [Read More...]

Repair Man Proselytizing

Here’s an ethical dilemma for you. Your phone line (which connects you to the Internet) isn’t working. You call the company and they send out a repairman. He comes over. You make small talk. Then at some point, he says: “You know how I was talking about how I like history? I wanted to show [Read More...]