A ‘Joke’ from Rick Warren

On Sunday, pastor Rick Warren tweeted this (Yesterday, he deleted it… thanks, screenshots!): Before we get into how bad of an idea tweeting this joke is, let’s be clear here. Rick Warren isn’t some nobody. This man is a pastor of Saddleback Church, a mega-church with ten locations and weekly attendance around 20,000 parishioners. He [Read More…]

Gallup Poll: 46% of Americans Are Creationists

According to a Gallup poll released today, 46% of Americans believe in Creationism, 32% of Americans believe in god-guided evolution, and 15% of Americans are actually right: We are a country full of deluded people… Not surprisingly, the less education you have, the more likely you are to believe in nonsense: Americans with postgraduate education [Read More…]

Atheist Billboard Comes Down in Ohio After a Christian Complains

Last month, a few different billboards for the Mid Ohio Atheists went up in the city of Mansfield: Incredibly, that middle one turned out to be the most offensive. Today we received the news that the owner of the land where one of our billboards was placed has threatened to cancel his lease with Lamar [Read More…]

Cardinal Dolan Authorized Payments of $20,000 to Abusive Priests if They Quietly Left the Church

In news that’s shocking to no one, the Catholic Church is in the middle of another scandal: Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York authorized payments of as much as $20,000 to sexually abusive priests as an incentive for them to agree to dismissal from the priesthood when he was the archbishop of Milwaukee. So [Read More…]

A New Way to Display the Ten Commandments in a Public School

The last time we talked about the Ten Commandments banner in Giles County schools, the district has suggested surrounding it with other “historical documents” and a judge had offered the district a compromise: Just cut the Ten Commandments down to six! Where are we at now? There’s good news! The Giles County School Board voted [Read More…]