So Long, Anti-Gay Christian ‘Values’

You may have heard the awful story about how Belmont University fired the women’s soccer coach, Lisa Howe, because she is expecting a child… with her same-sex partner. The best commentary I’ve read about it comes from Christy Frink, a social worker in Nashville. In her life, she has gone from Southern Baptist to Focus [Read More...]

An Athlete Thanks Everyone But God

There’s no need for athletes to thank a god — or blame one — after a game. They just need to be honest about how they got their abilities (via Atheist Media Blog) [Read more...]

God Dropped the Ball…

You Buffalo Bills fans probably don’t want a reminder of what your wide receiver Steve Johnson did in overtime during today’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers… After that miss, the Steelers got the ball, got a field goal, and won the game 19-16. So who did Johnson blame for his miss? So I guess we [Read More...]

They’re Gathering in Detroit to Pray For What?

Usually, when I hear religious people say they’re going to pray for something, two thoughts go through my mind: 1) That’s not gonna help. 2) At least it’s for a good cause. The prayers come after a disaster or when someone is sick… so even if it’s ineffective, at least the sentiment is positive, right? [Read More...]

How My 5K Run Went…

Yesterday, I ran my first 5K. You all gave me excellent advice and I used absolutely none of it. Dinner the night before the race? Indian food. Breakfast the day of the race? Donuts. Warmup? Who needs that. Clearly, I was destined to win this race. Here’s how things went down: [Race starts] Me: We’ve [Read More...]