The Top 10 Anti-Christian Acts of 2009 (Fact-Checked)

The Christian Anti-Defamation Commission has put out a list of the Top 10 Anti-Christian Acts of 2009. Dave at An Ethical Hedonist has done an excellent job of fact-checking their list and found that (surprise!) many of their claims are untrue. My favorite “debunking” from Dave is below. I think his last sentence tells you [Read More...]

The Reason God Doesn’t Perform Miracles

Why doesn’t g0d perform miracles? It has to do with birds and boobs: (via SMBC) [Read more...]

Harlem Atheists Struggle Without Their Leader

The Harlem branch of the Center for Inquiry used to be one of the few places I knew of where black people could come together as proud atheists. The 20-or-so regulars were under the leadership of Herbert Crimes (a.k.a. “Sibanye”). A few months ago, Sibanye died of a blood disease. He was only 49. What [Read More...]

Religious Leaders Support Gay Marriage

Well, give them credit where it’s due. A number of religious leaders in New Jersey are fully in support of equal marriage and they are even offering to perform gay marriage in their churches. In a letter to state government officials, 120 clergy members from 19 faiths and denominations want marriage equality to be voted [Read More...]

Prisoner Wants Non-Bible-Thumping Cellmate

A prisoner is making news because he wants a new cellmate. His current one won’t “shut up about God.” In a letter to an inmates’ magazine, [Steven] Relf wrote: “I recently had the displeasure of sharing a cell with a Bible-thumping believer.” A source said Relf was “furious” at having to share at Manchester Prison [Read More...]