Atheists in The Office

In case you missed The Office this week, Dwight is the interim regional manager. One of the things he does with his power trip is make all the employees say the Pledge of Allegiance. The camera then pans in on Oscar keeping his mouth shut while everyone else says “Under God” (sorry, non-Hulu people!): Later [Read More…]

Bill Maher on Hypocritical Christians

Last night on Real Time, Bill Maher explained the hypocrisy of many Evangelical Christians: … If you’re a Christian who supports killing your enemies and torture, you have to come up with a new name for yourself. The bit begins at the 2:35 mark: I was really surprised that Maher used the word “Christian” as [Read More…]

High School Student Puts a Stop to Graduation Prayer Vote

About a year ago, Eric Workman was graduating from Indiana’s Greenwood High School. The school had allowed students to vote on whether or not to pray at graduation. Eric contacted the Freedom From Religion Foundation and they put a stop to that illegal practice. As is always the case, student speakers were allowed to insert [Read More…]

After Hockey Player Supports Marriage Equality, An Agent Responds with Bigotry

I love those stories where sports and religion collide. I’m not used to seeing it in hockey, though. in case you haven’t heard, the New York Rangers’ trash-talking player Sean Avery recently issued a public service announcement in favor of marriage equality: It’s a great message and it’s nice to hear it from an athlete, [Read More…]

Countdown to Backpedaling

The people behind the Ask An Atheist show have a nice little “countdown to the Rapture” at a website called The site’s URL is a response to Family Radio’s Ask An Atheist also has an awesome party planned for the night if the Rapture… you know, just for those of you Left Behind [Read More…]