Inspiration Comes from Only One Source?

The backstory from PassiveAggressiveNotes: A college RA puts inspiration quotes on the bathroom wall. Someone writes on one of the posts, asking why the quotes are always from the Bible. The RA doesn’t like the tone of that question and issues a response as follows: Damn… someone took that criticism a little too hard. I [Read More...]

Peaceful High School Protest Against Westboro Baptist Church

Fred Phelps‘ Westboro Baptist Church was set to descend upon Dutchtown High School in Louisiana Thursday night because they were staging a production of “The Laramie Project.” Instead, 500 counter-protesters made a stand and Westboro was nowhere to be found My friend Doug Stewart was there and took some great pics (click to expand). He [Read More...]

Indian James Randi Gets Great Press

There’s a lot of religious nonsense that takes place in India. A lot of times, it’s just a petty scam and people lose only money as a result. Sometimes, it’s much more tragic and lives are lost. Last week, it was reported that an Indian couple couldn’t conceive a child, so they went to a [Read More...]

Fundamentalist Mormon Sentenced to 75 Years in Prison

Merril Leroy Jessop, a member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, got what he deserved. Jessop was convicted Wednesday on allegations that he illegally married and fathered a child with a 15-year-old girl while living at the Yearning for Zion Ranch in Schleicher County in 2006. He was sentenced to [Read More...]

Great Article About Atheist Benefactor

It made the rounds quite a bit yesterday, but in case you missed it, the Raleigh News & Observer ran a fantastic article about atheist benefactor Todd Stiefel. Todd has given organization-changing gifts to the Secular Student Alliance, Secular Coalition for America, and American Atheists in the past year. That’s not all: Last week, he [Read More...]