If Spock Were a Fundamentalist

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The Safety of US Airways Flight 1549 Passengers Was No Miracle

After the remarkable fact that all 155 passengers of US Airways Flight 1549 are alive and fairly well, I’m not surprised to hear people saying it was a miracle and that this was God’s will. (Of course, no one is saying God directed the geese to fly into the plane’s engines… but that’s another story.) [Read More...]

If Atheist and Christian Buses Collided…

Hmm… In this collision, the Christian bus seems to have the upper hand: If I knew how to photoshop, this would never happen. Unless someone can explain how the Atheist Bus is actually winning this one… (via The Sacred Sandwich) [Read more...]

Mormon Rejection

Elna Baker tells a great story about trying to meet guys when you’re a Mormon who is waiting until marriage… (she meets an atheist along the way. It doesn’t quite work out.) Baker is also the writer of one of my favorite stories *ever* from This American Life — the one about working at FAO [Read More...]

Chuck Colson is Mad at the Dictionary

Ex-con and SuperChristian Chuck Colson is mad at the Oxford Junior Dictionary. You know those kinds of dictionaries — the abridged versions that are limited to words kids see on a more regular basis. It seems several archaic words pertaining to “Britain’s Christian heritage” are gone. Gone were words like “coronation,” “willow,” and “goldfish.” In [Read More...]