Fuji Minx Video Gets Banned from YouTube

YouTube has once again censored a video without a good explanation. It sounds to me like a few people were offended by the content and wanted to make sure no one else could see it either. This time, the victim is the video for the song “The Music Made Me Do it” by the band [Read More…]

Everlasting Godstoppers

It’s not the first time I’ve heard this phrase, but it’s the first time I’ve ever seen this terrific image (*Applause* for the double entendre?) The design was created by Bruce Harris and you can now buy a shirt with the logo at Zazzle. All net proceeds from the shirt will be donated to the [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Songwriter Famous for Christian Music is Secretly an Atheist

Dear Richard, I’m an atheist, and although I’ve only been reading The Friendly Atheist for a couple of months, I suspect my situation is unique: I’m actually famous, literally, for the Christian music I used to write and perform. I grew up in the Pacific Northwest, the son of a conservative, Christian pastor. I began [Read More…]

Can an Atheist Forgive People After They Die?

On PostSecret this past weekend, the following card appeared: One reader wrote in to say: I didn’t forgive him for his sake, but to set myself free. And it worked. How would you get over something as tragic as that? (Thanks to Greta Christina for the link) [Read more…]

8: The Mormon Proposition

Watch the trailer for this new movie and try not to get angry: The movie is “8: The Mormon Proposition” and it’s playing in select cities over the next few weeks. Looks like one worth checking out if you get a chance. (Thanks to Katie for the link!) [Read more…]