The Hidden Meaning of Church Signs

David Hayward dissects a seemingly innocuous church sign and hits a home run (click on image to enlarge): (via nakedpastor) [Read more…]

How to Respond to the Westboro Baptist Church Protest of Twitter

Fred Phelps and his crew descended upon Twitter’s offices in San Francisco the other day. Protesters were ready. And hilarious. I love seeing absurd beliefs fought like this. So much better than a shouting match. And there are plenty more examples of fighting crazy with humor when it comes to the Westboro Baptist Church. It’s [Read More…]

Spirits for Spirits

There’s a new (to me) type of gathering for atheists taking place near the University of Illinois in a few weeks, courtesy of the Champaign-Urbana Freethinkers: Spirits for Spirits. You put your hand on the Bible and deny the holy spirit — and get a $2 draft beer in exchange! (If you’re 21+, of course.) [Read More…]

A Fair and Balanced Debate on… Everything?

I didn’t know FOX News Channel staged a debate between scientists and Creationists… Hope you didn’t miss the crawl at the bottom (via SMBC Theater) [Read more…]

Jamie Kilstein Goes After Anti-Gay Christians

Comedian Jamie Kilstein was in Chicago the other night at the Lakeshore Theater (which is the best place ever) and had wonderful material about Rick Warren, Ted Haggard, women’s ministries at Saddleback, gay rights, the Bible… and all the other wonderful topics you love to discuss I heard him channeling a little Patton Oswalt there [Read More…]