Review of Iron Man, By Pastor Deacon Fred

***Update***: I didn’t think I needed to say this, but I’m well aware that Landover is a parody site. I know Pastor Deacon Fred. I’ve interviewed him on this very site. I appreciate the comments and email that point this out, but rest assured I’m not duped *that* easily … Pastor Deacon Fred of Landover [Read More...]

Would You Like to Test Some Science Toys?

If you live in or near Providence, Rhode Island, Kate is looking for some atheists and/or scientists to test some science-related toys and products next week as part of a focus group. More details are in this PDF. [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Christian Pop Culture

Hanna Rosin, author of God’s Harvard: A Christian College on a Mission to Save America, discusses this peculiar and omnipresent phenomenon at Slate. Here are the best couple paragraphs you’ll read all day: One night, a couple of years ago, I walked in on a group of evangelical college boys sitting on a bed watching [Read More...]

Things You Cannot Say in Church

Anne Jackson asked the question in good faith, but you all might take it a bit less seriously. Which might make it *far* more amusing What is something you feel you can’t say in church, or around other Christians? Some of Anne’s own commenters (mostly Christian, I assume) have some fantastic responses: I’d rather look [Read More...]

Who is More Intelligent: Atheist or Theist?

Someone brought that comic to my attention (via The Flowfield Unity). No, I don’t agree with it. I was asked recently if, on the whole, I thought atheists were smarter than the religious. My gut instinct was to say “Yes.” The vast majority of scientists don’t believe in God. Despite what critics might say, I [Read More...]