Canadian Grocery Stores Are Awesome

It’s like I’ve been telling American grocery stores for years: If you want to bring in atheist customers, you have to put the Kids next to the Bacon, like they do in Canada. In case you’re wondering why they put the Wieners next to the Kids… well, Catholics priests go shopping, too. (ZING!) (Thanks to [Read More…]

There’s Bacteria on the Cracker; Must Be a Miracle!

A Catholic priest molests a little boy and the Church sits on the issue for years. A communion wafer turns red and they’re on it faster than you can say “cracker.” The story is that a consecrated wafer fell on the floor. They placed it in water. But it didn’t dissolve. Instead, it turned red. [Read More…]

An Evolution-Related Victory for Texas Schoolchildren?

It’s not often I get to say that, but the Texas Board of Education just approved “scientifically accurate high school biology textbook supplements from established mainstream publishers” by a unanimous vote: On Friday, the 15-member elected board voted 14-0 (with one absent) to approve the list of electronic supplements, with two biology textbook publishers agreeing [Read More…]

Save The James Webb Space Telescope

It’s no surprise that our country doesn’t take science very seriously — just look at how NASA’s budget is getting cut. There’s another (potential) budget casualty that’s not getting nearly the same press, but it’s just as frustrating. Congress may halt progress on the James Webb Space Telescope: The House Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science [Read More…]

After a Catholic Priest Molested Your Brother, Can There Be Justice?

David Margolick has just released a short book (a Kindle Single) called A Predator Priest, a candid look at the Catholic Church sexual abuse scandals through the story of one priest and the family he destroyed. Is anyone surprised to hear that it’s a true story…? … Margolick [tells] the tale of Father Bernard Bissonnette, [Read More…]