Christian Refuses to Sign Civility Contract… Guess Why?

We know Christians are divided. There are a lot of Christians who probably agree more with secular values (like separation of church and state) than they do fundamentalist Christian beliefs. Jim Wallis and the folks at the group Sojourners recently released a “Covenant for Civility” that calls for all Christians to come together despite their [Read More...]

A Happy Day for Skeptics and Atheists

There were a couple incredible news stories taking over the skeptic/atheist world yesterday. To recap: After Simon Singh won his recent appeal, the British Chiropractic Association has dropped their case against him (PDF)! This means Singh is almost done with this nightmare — which started because he spoke the truth about the BCA: their products [Read More...]

A Couple Events in Chicago This Weekend

For atheists near Chicago, there are a couple events in the city you might be interested in this weekend. Friday night, PZ Myers is coming to town to participate in a panel discussion on God and morality and how they shape our world. He’ll be joined by Communist Sunsara Taylor and Catholic priest Bob Bossie. [Read More...]

Jesus Plays Telephone

SMBC explains where Westboro Baptist Church gets it from…: Now it all makes sense! [Read more...]

The Miracle that Wasn’t

This post is courtesy of Ron Gold. Did you hear about little Nadia Bloom, an 11-year-old Florida girl with Asperger’s syndrome who was rescued yesterday after spending four days lost in a swamp? It’s definitely a feel good story, but I don’t see why the guy who found her has to call it a miracle: [Read More...]