Give Him Your Money So You Can Be Debt-Free

Did you know Benny Hinn is still around? (Don’t remember which televangelist he is? He’s this one.) His latest act involves helping you get out of debt! (What a nice guy!) How will he make this happen? All you have to do is pray. And give him money, of course, as a “seed.” It’s time [Read More...]

Out of the Wardrobe

The National is an English language newspaper published in Abu Dhabi. Reporter Gretchen Peters wrote an for it about how “coming out” can be an ordeal for atheists and agnostics. Chalmer Wren, vice president of the atheist society at the Metropolitan State College in Denver, was chatting on the group’s website with a fundamentalist Christian [Read More...]

Do Religious People Make Better Citizens?

Harvard University professor Robert Putnam has a new book coming out next year: “American Grace: How Religion is Reshaping our Civic and Political Lives.” Bits and pieces of the book’s revelations have been coming out — most notably at a recent conference hosted by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life. Last week, we [Read More...]

Atheist Bus Ads in South Bend Hit Snag

***Update***: I’m not sure what other contact info to use, but Transpo can be reached via this webpage. Let them know what you think of their decision to wait on approving the atheist ads. … I was under the impression that atheist bus ads would be seen in South Bend, Indiana this past Monday. So [Read More...]

What Christian Charity Should This Atheist Donate To?

Atheist Kim is setting a few goals for herself, but she needs some motivation. That means rewarding herself if she succeeds and punishing herself if she fails. The reward part is easy: I offer up my loins. The punishment part is more complicated. One suggestion is to give money to a charity she doesn’t like. [Read More...]