Should Atheists Offer Services to a Conservative Christian Group

Reader Brielle is facing a dilemma: I run the Abusive Hosts Blocking List — its a spam fighting service that provides lists of questionable/dangerous/spammy IP addresses. Today, we had a contact from a Christian group, specifically a faith-based ad network that targets Christian families and values. They wanted to use the AHBL data on their [Read More...]

I Want To Be Your Indian Friend!

I just found out I cost only $19.95. That might explain why my phone has been ringing all day. I think it’s funny, dammit. (via Sepia Mutiny) [Read more...]

Ask Richard: One Spouse Became an Atheist After a Few Years of Marriage

Dear Richard, Over the last few years my beliefs have changed drastically from fundamentalist Christian (since childhood) to staunch atheist. There came a certain point in which I finally shed my fear-based beliefs and overcame my indoctrination to religion and embraced rational and free thought. It was a painful internal struggle but I felt relieved [Read More...]

A Child Questions Noah’s Ark

I’ve never seen the USA show Psych before, but this clip makes me want to start. The background: Each episode begins with a flashback of main character Shawn Spencer‘s life. That flashback somehow connects to the present-day plot. Just watch the first two minutes of the most recent episode, “The Devil is in the Details… [Read More...]

Cherry Creek School District Lawsuit Settled

A while back, Cherry Creek Public Schools began promoting “40 Developmental Assets” — a program that would help students become “responsible and confident young adults.” One of those assets was Asset Number 19. It suggested “young adults spend one or more hours per week in activities in a religious institution.” The Freedom From Religion Foundation [Read More...]