In Wake of Economic Crisis, Christian Colleges are Closing

According to an Associated Press article by Justin Pope, the economic crisis has played a major role in the closings of several Christian colleges: Late last month, [Cascade College,] the small Christian college with just 280 students and $4 million in debt announced it would have to shut down at the end of the current [Read More...]

How Do You Keep the Atheist Group Momentum Going?

Reader Samuel is a leader of the Agnostic & Atheist Student Association (AgASA) at the University of California Davis. Friday night, Dan Barker — author of Godless: How an Evangelical Preacher Became One of America’s Leading Atheists — spoke to the group. It was a successful event and Samuel is facing a wonderful problem: … [Read More...]

The Incredible Hulk. In Bed. Thanks to Allah.

This video speaks for itself. The money part begins at the 2:35 mark: I don’t know the story behind this, but reader Jason gives us the abridged version of the video as well as the claims we ought to be skeptical about: Egyptian guy claims that the doctors (never named them or the hospital or [Read More...]

Maybe It’s Not a Church/State Violation?

Reader (and lawyer) Bruce offers his take on the Catholic Churches denying Communion crackers to anyone who voted for Barack Obama — and whether that constitutes a violation of separation of church and state: … I don’t know that urging those who voted for X not to participate in a religious rite AFTER the election [Read More...]

Better Than a Swiffer

I now have an excuse to clean my apartment: (via onehandclapping) [Read more...]