Book Review: 50 Reasons People Give for Believing in a God by Guy P. Harrison

50 Reasons People Give for Believing in a God by Guy P. Harrison is a fantastic book for any new atheist — or for anyone standing on that border between theism and atheism. It’s not very philosophical, it’s not very theological, and it’s not over your head. Perhaps like many of you, when I first [Read More...]

German Bible

When it’s in German, it just sounds all the more blasphemous… (via futruym) [tags]atheist, atheism, Christian, Bible, Christianity[/tags] [Read more...]

You Aren’t a Real Theist Unless You Have the Bling

Clearly, you have to act all Flavor Flav-ish or you’re just not proud of your faith: And that’s not even the disturbing picture. That distinction goes to the image here. But don’t go there if you’re at work… or haven’t eaten lunch yet… (via LOL god) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Praying in the Hospital

Somehow this story slipped by me last week. Manoj Jain — a doctor from Memphis — wrote a piece for The Washington Post where he discussed his discomfort with praying with a patient. … Although I am comfortable asking patients about their faith when I question them about their profession and their family or social [Read More...]

Suspended: No Astrology Allowed

How dare they fire these professors for teaching Astrology in an Astronomy class!? ComedyJesus tells us their stories in this Expelled parody: Oh, Professor Cleo, they never should’ve gotten rid of you… My favorite quotation: “Astronomy is like AIDS to the American education system. It’s a disgrace and there is no cure.” Immediately followed by: [Read More...]