Moses Just Had Bad Eyesight

Now it all makes sense: (via Reddit) [Read more…]

Church’s Illegal Fighting Match Results in Death

GUTS Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma has a youth program they call Sub30. (Because, you know, that name’s so hip, you *have* to join!) One of the ways the group celebrates God is by having a regular Fight Night. It’s exactly what you think it is… They even celebrated their latest event on Twitter: Ok, so [Read More…]

Two Atheist Billboards Going Up in California

Fresh off their ripping-up-photocopied-Bible-Verses publicity stunt, Bruce Gleason and the Backyard Skeptics have put up two billboards in the Orange County area. The first one encourages readers to reject all religious superstitions (not just everyone else’s): Good luck reading all that while you drive… It’s reminiscent of the “Extraordinary Claims” campaign that went up in [Read More…]

Churchgoing Christians in Alabama Are Literally Getting a ‘Get Out of Jail Free’ Card

If you’re a non-violent criminal in Bay Minette, Alabama, you now have an option for how you’d like to handle your punishment: Stay behind bars… or attend the church of your choice. Operation Restore Our Community or “ROC”…begins next week. The city judge will either let [misdemeanor] offenders work off their sentences in jail and [Read More…]

How Can Atheist Groups Flourish in the South?

Gordon Maples is the President of the Alabama Atheists and Agnostics at the University of Alabama (in Tuscaloosa). He gave a talk at the 2011 Secular Student Alliance conference on “Expanding Your Group in Harsh Territory“… by which he means The South Gordon also wears the greatest hat *ever* during his talk. Check it out! [Read More…]