Sergeants Want to Attack Atheist Soldier

He’s already filed a lawsuit (PDF) that says he was denied a promotion because of his atheism. Since then, Specialist Jeremy Hall hasn’t won many fans in the military. He’s still facing threats. Spc. Jeremy Hall filed a formal statement Wednesday with the Army. He says he overheard a conversation between two sergeants in his [Read More...]

Jesus Curls

Hehe. (via Holy Juan) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Richard Dawkins Will Be on Real Time with Bill Maher Next Week…

At least, the crawl at the end of his show tonight said so. Dawkins is scheduled to appear on the April 11th broadcast (11:00 p.m. ET on HBO). Not coincidentally, Bill Maher‘s movie about religion, Religulous, will be coming out in a couple months. Should be fun. (Thanks to Keith for the info!) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Sci-Fi Updates

Battlestar Galactica will begin its fourth (and final) season tonight. Here’s the promo picture for the premiere: That looks strangely familiar… And for those interested in the sci-fi genre, Dragon*Con is taking place on Labor Day weekend (Aug. 29th to Sept 1st) and the guest list is already filled with impressive speakers (including the following [Read More...]

Uganda or America?

Anne Jackson talks about a question posed to her and a (religious) leadership development team during a recent trip to Uganda: “Would you rather your children grow up in Uganda or America?” What would you say? Seems like an easy answer, no? One man — a pastor/father/Ugandan — said this (without hesitation): “Uganda.” Some of [Read More...]