Just Because the Steel Girders Form Into a Well-Known Symbol…

The Onion, in true form, derides the 9/11 Cross by pointing out that, when steel girders bend into certain shapes, we see only what we want to see: “On the one hand, it’s pretty miraculous that there was a precisely shaped 80-by-80-foot swastika found in the rubble of the fallen World Trade Center, but in [Read More…]

The Middle School Students Were Born This Way

Here’s a video that’ll make you smile: In Portland, Oregon, the Hosford Middle School Gay Straight Alliance group made their own music video for Lady Gaga‘s “Born This Way”: (Seriously, where were all the kids like this when I was in middle school?) Also awesome: The principal of the school is named Kevin Bacon. Kick [Read More…]

Christian Magazine: The Prison Food Multiplied!

If this actually happened, you would think it’d get more headlines than just this one in Charisma, a Christian magazine. As it stands, I can’t find any other information about it. They had only prepared food for 70 people. But once the service in the prison in Pochutla had started, more and more men joined [Read More…]

Church to Unemployed: We’ll Help You By Praying for Your Resumes!

I saw this headline the other day: My first reaction was: “Well, this is silly. Of all the ways to *not* get a job, ‘getting your resume prayed for’ has to be at the top of the list.” My second reaction was: “Wait, don’t people put their contact information on their resumes? IT’S A TRAP! [Read More…]

What if Christians Sang About What Was Really On Their Minds?

What would happen if Christian worship music reflected what so many people in the congregations were actually thinking? It might look like this: I laughed Credit where it’s due: The song’s courtesy of First Baptist Orlando Church. (via Friendly Atheist Forums) [Read more…]