A General Rule for Airline Pilots…

… Don’t go crazy and start screaming that you want to talk to God in the middle of a flight. It scares people. An Air Canada flight made an emergency landing in the Irish Republic after a pilot apparently suffered a breakdown. A passenger said the pilot was carried from the plane shouting and swearing, [Read More...]

What Julia Sweeney Has Learned Since Performing Her Atheist Monologue

Julia Sweeney, the former Saturday Night Live actress who now performs her one-woman show Letting Go of God, addressed the crowd at the Freedom From Religion Foundation convention in October. Her remarks are hilarious. She presents them around the theme of what she has learned since she started performing her show. You can download the [Read More...]

Atheist MySpace Group Still Defunct

The Atheist and Agnostic Group on MySpace (once, technically the largest atheist group in the world) is still deleted. The Secular Student Alliance issued this press release: “MySpace refuses to undelete the group, although it never violated any terms of service,” said Bryan Pesta, Ph.D., the group’s moderator. “When the largest Christian group was hacked, [Read More...]

Help a Couple Seminary Students

Josh and Karlene are seminary students looking to speak to non-Christians as part of a class project: We are seminary students who have been given an assignment in one of our classes to have a series of conversations with others who do not share our Christian faith. The purpose of these conversations is NOT to [Read More...]

Is the Catholic Church Approving Condoms?

They are! Kinda. One year after the election of Pope Benedict XVI, the Vatican, in a reversal of church doctrine, is prepared to allow the use of condoms to combat AIDS. In a victory for reform-minded critics of the Vatican, Pope Benedict XVI has now reversed the Catholic Church’s long-standing position with regard to the [Read More...]