Should This Atheist Propose to His Christian Girlfriend?

Interfaith dating is never easy — it’s certainly tough when an atheist dates a Christian. But a few couples have found ways to make it work. Atheist reader Steve is hoping he can make it work with his Christian partner. He writes this in an email: I am a 36-year-old male who has been an [Read More...]

An Apology and an Analogy

The Vatican just forgave John Lennon for saying the Beatles were bigger than Jesus. Now, Bob Jones University is apologizing for its former stance on race: For almost two centuries American Christianity, including BJU in its early stages, was characterized by the segregationist ethos of American culture. Consequently, for far too long, we allowed institutional [Read More...]

eHarmony Backlash for Pseudo-Gay-Outreach

eHarmony is finally offering a dating service for gay people — though it’s not part of their flagship site. It’s a separate-but-equal site. They’re getting flak for it, though, from religious conservatives. Like this woman, for example: From: Jan Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2008 5:34 PM To: [Dr. Neil Clark Warren, founder,] Subject: [Read More...]

Separate But Equal Dating

eHarmony hasn’t always been friendly to atheists and gays. It’s like the dating world’s version of the Boy Scouts. But thanks to a lawsuit, there will now be a gay version of eHarmony. It’s not *on* the same website… but it’ll be run by the company. It all makes perfect sense…: The settlement is the [Read More...]

Sexed Up Atheists

In case you wanted a way to catch up to the oversexified Christians, there’s now a new dating website for the non-religious. Sexed Up Atheists. Founder Claire writes this: … I hate the turn-key “atheist” dating sites that I find in searches for “atheist personals,” ugly, boring automated spin-offs of much larger dating networks., [Read More...]