What’s Wrong with This Magazine Cover?

Below is the cover for the current issue of Gospel Today magazine. See if you can spot the problem with it: Did you find it?! If you said, “Women pastors?! WHAT?! That’s blasphemy!” then you win! Turns out Lifeway Christian Bookstores — owned by the Southern Baptist Convention — is pulling the magazine from its [Read More...]

Are There Any NBAtheists?

Reader Brian asks: Are there any players in the NBA who are publicly Atheist? I would love to follow their career, just on principle alone, maybe even go so far as to purchase/wear a replica of their jersey. I looked through your blog’s archives and didn’t see anything, but I surely could have overlooked something. [Read More...]

His Father Was Chief…

My sister teaches 8th graders in Arizona. This is funny because my sister looks like a 5th grader herself. Anyway, she told me this story. It must be shared. She was teaching grammar this week by putting incorrectly punctuated news stories on the overhead. One was about the passing of Pink Floyd member Richard Wright. [Read More...]

Contest to Design a Secular Card and Ornament!

HumanLight is an alternative celebration for Humanists during the winter season. In anticipation of this year’s festivities, the HumanLight Committee is throwing a contest: The HumanLight Committee is hosting a HumanLight Holiday card and ornament design contest for secularists of all ages. Contestants should design an artistic expression to positively address these questions or some [Read More...]

Whose Wedding Is It?

WordNerd and her fiance (“IP”) are going to have a fabulous atheistical wedding. But they may have to do it against her mother’s wishes: … IP and I are atheists and are adamant about using someone who understands and respects our viewpoints — and I’ve always said that ceremony without meaning is useless to me, [Read More...]