What a War on Christmas Really Looks Like

To Bill Donohue, Bill O’Reilly, and everyone else at Fox News Channel: There is no War on Christmas. This ad, no matter what you think it does, does not threaten Christmas or Christians: The next story, however, is what a War on Christmas really would look like, and it’s horrifying: On December 18, Hindu fundamentalists [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Should I Help My Boyfriend Fool His Parents, or Not?

Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Richard, I always thought that I had it pretty easy as an atheist and that I’d never have to write one of these e-mails, but I guess I’ve made it to my first big atheist milestone. I’m a sophomore in college and I’ve been an [Read More…]

Teachers Get a Housing Allowance, Right…?

I always thought most church pastors make next to nothing. I don’t know if the guy I’m about to mention is an exception or run-of-the-mill, but maybe I need to rethink that… Check out this story from a tax preparer as he explains work he did for a local minister… The minister gets paid from [Read More…]

Who’s the Atheist Apologist Now?

Does the following excerpt look like it comes from an interview with Christopher Hitchens? Maybe Richard Dawkins? Wasn’t [science] also used to justify slavery, genocide and the subjugation of women? Why should we trust science when it comes to God? When was science used to justify slavery, genocide and the subjugation of women? There are [Read More…]

An Army Survey Biased Against Foxhole Atheists

Sgt. Justin Griffith recently took a test called the Soldier Fitness Tracker (SFT) that would test his competency in four areas: Emotional, Social, Family, and Spiritual. One of these things is not like the others… Why is Spiritual on that list? Who knows… Among the questions Justin had to answer on a scale of 1 [Read More…]