Rapture Believers, What Are You Waiting For?

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It’s Even Funnier If You Think It’s About Vaccinations

I loved one of the commercial parodies from Saturday Night Live over the weekend. The setup is this (actual) commercial about high fructose corn syrup. The parody features Kristen Wiig (Mom 1) and Nasim Pedrad (Mom 2). If you can, watch it before you read the transcript below: Mom 1: Wow! You don’t care what [Read More…]

Still Accepting Muhammads…

I know, I know… Last week, I said it was the deadline for sending me your drawings of Muhammad for Friday’s Draw Muhammad Day sequel. So many of you sent me amazing entries, though… The count is currently 44 drawings of Muhammad. It’s seriously incredible. I get the feeling there are more of you who [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Atheist is the Scapegoat in the Family

Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I came out as an atheist to my family eleven years ago (when I was seventeen). My family is Reform Jewish, and though I have relatives who had married outside the faith, my atheism caused a rift between me and my family which, [Read More…]

A Fun Response to Rapture Day

As May 21st approaches, reader Amanda has a fantastic idea: Everyone gather up a full set of clothes, including shoes. Place them in a public area on May 21st, as if someone was raptured. Underneath, place a note which says: “The rapture is a MYTH, but people and their needs are REAL, and these clothes [Read More…]