Stay Safe; Play the Censored Version

I won the first round with Ganesha. But with multiple arms, you totally saw that one coming. As reader ash child points out, “it’s worth it just to read the initial disclaimer.” So true. (Thanks to Ash for the link!) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Speech and Bad Spelling

Not atheism-related. I help coach the Speech Team at my school. The state tournament’s coming up. Good luck to us. Anyway. While our Varsity squad was kicking butt at one tournament, our JV squad took second place at another (considering we were up against other schools’ varsity teams, it wasn’t a disappointing showing at all). [Read More...]

Top 10 Ways Christians Tend to Fail

John Shore (a Christian) wrote up his list of the Top 10 Ways Christians Tend to Fail: Too much money Too confident that God thinks we’re all that and a leather-bound gift Bible. Too quick to believe that we know what God really means by what he says in the Bible. Too action-oriented. Too invasive [Read More...]

Church Politics (and Joel Osteen)

This time of the year, a number of pastors (and their churches) get in trouble for endorsing candidates for local, state and national offices. Even when withholding an endorsement, many churches allow the candidates to speak to their congregations. But not Joel Osteen. Jeremy Leaming of Americans United for Separation of Church and State says [Read More...]

Friendly Atheist Dating #1

Some of you submitted dating profiles after I put out a request for them. I’m posting the “datees’” information below! If you’re interested, feel free to contact them directly. And if you’d like to submit a profile for future postings, feel free to contact me. Let’s see if this works! … Name: Michael Age: 21 [Read More...]