Did You See Last Ounce of Courage Yet?

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If God Tells You To Kill Your Child…

… just tell him he doesn’t exist. (via NonStampCollector) [Read more…]

Say Hello to Daniel Fincke

Richard Wade here. The overall I.Q. at Patheos blogs just got significantly higher, and the atheist channel is the immediate beneficiary of that additional brainpower. Dan Fincke (pronounced “fink-eh”) is bringing his blog Camels With Hammers from FreeThought Blogs to Patheos. For the last few years it has been my esteemed privilege and honor to [Read More…]

You Mean I Don’t Have to Go Crazy When Someone Offends Me?

The image may be NSFW, but this Onion article explains it in detail: Following the publication of the image above, in which the most cherished figures from multiple religious faiths were depicted engaging in a lascivious sex act of considerable depravity, no one was murdered, beaten, or had their lives threatened, sources reported Thursday… … [Read More…]

I Guess the Dalai Lama’s a Humanist Now?

Earlier this week, the Dalai Lama posted a status update on Facebook that turned some heads: All the world’s major religions, with their emphasis on love, compassion, patience, tolerance, and forgiveness can and do promote inner values. But the reality of the world today is that grounding ethics in religion is no longer adequate. This [Read More…]