Anti-Gay Celibacy Group’s Arrival Forces Dozens of Catholic Students to Leave Church

At the University of Toronto, the Newman Centre is the gathering place for a lot of straight and gay Catholic students. At least, it was… until a chapter of the group Courage was invited to hold events in the building.

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Pat Robertson Blames Marriage Failure on Lack of Romance… and Ugly Wives

Why, oh why, are people still asking Pat Robertson for advice?

He’s either going senile or just plain mean. Or somewhere in between. I am going to call it “Mean-ile.” (Trademarked.)

It’s no secret that Robertson doesn’t think a whole lot of women in general, so when a 17-year-old kid writes into the 700 Club because his parents seem to be having marital problems, you know we’re in for a treat: [Read more…]

President Obama Mentions Non-Believers in Religious Freedom Day Proclamation

Turns out President Obama did something else meaningful today: He signed a Presidential Proclamation declaring it Religious Freedom Day — and he didn’t forget to include non-religious Americans in the mix:

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When Inviting People to Your Atheist Group, You Have to Define the Important Terms

The West Brook High School Secular Student Alliance (in Texas) has its first meeting this Thursday, and the leaders are advertising by making sure everyone knows some important terminology:

Mmmm… sacrilicious :) [Read more…]

Your Life Story Would Be More Interesting if It Conformed to My Expectations

There’s a Hindu blogger on Patheos who goes by the name Ambaa.

Interestingly enough, she’s white. [Read more…]