Christian ‘Family’ Group Complains About LGBT Minor Offered at Louisiana University

Last week, I mentioned that the University of Louisiana at Lafayette was the first school in the state to offer an LGBT minor — and a Catholic Bishop was complaining about it. Turns out that’s only the beginning of the story. You also have the Louisiana Family Forum — you know they’re Christian because only [Read More…]

Knox County Commission Plans to Say Yes to Pre-Meeting Prayers

With all the legal problems city councils are having over their invocation prayers, the Knox County Commission in Tennessee is taking a step today… in the wrong direction: They’re putting their invocation policy in writing so that it’ll be officially approved. Knox County Commission Chairman Mike Hammond said now is a good time to “reaffirm [Read More…]

A Little Piece of My Neighborhood

So there are two things right in front of my apartment building in Chicago that make me sigh/chuckle. The most prominent of the two is this sign: It is literally directly across from my bedroom window. (Do you think they know that my boyfriend and I are living there togetherĀ in sin?!) Yes, it’s kind of [Read More…]

After a Tragedy, Every Christian/Atheist Conversation Sounds Something Like This…

(Click image to enlarge) In my head, the pig sounds like Brian from Family Guy. (via The Atheist Pig) [Read more…]

Are All the Victims in the Aurora Tragedy Christian?

Because that seems to be the assumption Greg Zanis was making when he put 12 crosses up on behalf of the victims of the shooting in Colorado: “These crosses are [for] them,” Zanis said of the families. “We love them. We are not going to pretend we know what you are going through, but we [Read More…]