He Scored Her

I must visit this church. They give you something much more valuable than eternal life: A hot wife. Also: What the $*#& is this guy wearing? (via ChurchRater) [tags]atheist, atheism, Christian, pastor, humor[/tags] [Read more...]

Sam Harris in Rolling Stone

To commemorate the upcoming fortieth anniversary issue of Rolling Stone, the writers interviewed several artists, musicians, thinkers, etc. One of them was Sam Harris, author of The End of Faith and Letter to a Christian Nation. You can read the interview here. A couple excerpts: What are the most profound changes we will face in [Read More...]

Probing the Pastors

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) the top ranking GOP member on the Senate Finance Committee said that he is investigating the finances of six well-known TV ministers. Who’s on the list and why? Here’s some information from The Guardian: Creflo and Taffi Dollar Grassley’s letter asks for records on private planes, board makeup, compensation and donations [Read More...]

Friendly Atheist Contest #8: Atheist Haiku

Last week, I ran this contest: Make a motivational poster for atheists! This was the website that let you do it. Here are the Top 10 answers (with submitters)! 10| (Richard Wade) 9| (Vovic) 8| (Richard Wade) 7| (Aisling Child) 6| (T.) 5| (Skeptigator) 4| (Mere Skepticism) 3| (J. J. Ramsey) 2| (Terahertz) 1| (Kate) [Read More...]

Quick: What Are These Kids Doing?

If you said “praying in Sunday School,” you lose. They’re observing the mandatory moment of silence in an Illinois middle school. And just for the sake of irony, #87 on the Chicago Bears is a player named Muhammad. (via Unscrewing the Inscrutable) [tags]atheist, atheism, prayer, public school[/tags] [Read more...]