Learning to Speak Christianese

Having trouble understanding what Christians are really saying? Now, there’s a helpful video guide, courtesy of The Thinking Atheist: There are a few more parts where that came from. (via The Radula) [Read more…]

Back in Their Burkas Again

A beautiful rendition of a song telling women to take off those oppressive burkas. The song was written by Helen Kagin and Edwin Kagin and performed at last weekend’s American Atheists convention: Just in case you want the lyrics (PDF): They’re back in their burkas again Women obeying their men No other man should ever [Read More…]

If You Don’t Agree with That, Are You Still Religious?

It’s a good question: how much of your religion’s actions do you have to disavow before you feel comfortable just walking away from the whole damn thing altogether? What aspects of your faith did you eschew before you finally stepped away from it for good? (via Atheist Cartoons) [Read more…]

Former Catholics, New Baptists

Since everyone is leaving the Catholic Church, Pastor Deacon Fred is happy to report that attendance at Landover Baptist Church is rising dramatically: According to Ticketmaster™, Landover Baptist church services in all four sanctuaries are completely booked through 2017 (even some Platinum Level Tithers are reportedly scalping their tickets for $3,000 a pop!) and there [Read More…]

The Holy Ghost Hokey Pokey

If someone had shown this to me when I was younger, I would’ve become a Christian *immediately*. And by Christian, I mean atheist. Or anti-theist. Or whatever else is as far away from Christianity as possible. I mean, seriously, what the hell was that? And who among the Christians is letting this happen? And who [Read More…]