The Young Turks (Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur) spent some time talking about the over-the-top responses from some Christians to the Jessica Ahlquist story: On a side note, the Providence Journal had a nice, short article about the “Evil Little Thing” t-shirts which are being sold in Jessica’s honor. All profits from sales will be [Read More…]
Designers are going to cringe (Yellow! Comic Sans! Random baby!)… but it’s hard to argue that these new billboards in Minneapolis (put up by the Minnesota Atheists and American Atheists) aren’t going to get attention: (***Edit***: Commenters points out that the font in question is not Comic Sans. It’s Chalkboard. This doesn’t make me feel [Read More…]
The fantastic Christian Nightmares Tumblr is providing video entertainment between sets at a show at Johnny Brenda’s in Philadelphia this Saturday night. Here’s a preview of what you’ll see: I don’t know anything about the bands or DJs playing, but if Christian Nightmares is a part of the show, it has to be good, right? [Read more…]
Will Religious Universities and Hospitals Be Forced to Cover Contraceptives in Employees’ Insurance Plans?
As part of President Obama’s health care reform, almost all employers will be required to provide their employees with health insurance that covers birth control free of charge. That includes religiously-affiliated organizations, too. The Obama administration announced it will provide these religious institutions with an extra year to meet the requirement, but will [Read More…]
A new billboard created by the Boulder Atheists (on behalf of the Colorado Coalition Of Reason) just went up in three locations — two in Denver and one near Colorado Springs: “God is an imaginary friend; Choose reality, it will be better for all of us.” Somewhere, those of you who love professional design are [Read More…]