Christian Group Responds to Atheist Bus Ad… and They Want Money

Remember the atheist bus ad that was put up by the New Orleans Secular Humanist Association? Well, there’s now a Christian response ad to it — similar to the ones put up in Britain: It reads “There definitely is a God. So join the Christian Party and enjoy your life.” But what’s that writing underneath? [Read More...]

An Atheist’s Version of Lent

Austin Cline wrote this article last year, but it’s a great idea, so why not bring it up again during this time of Lent: The principle behind Lent is asceticism: denying material, physical pleasures for the sake of the soul. Atheists reject Christian mythology and can turn Lent on its head by observing anti-Lent. If [Read More...]

We Were Just Kidding!

Cartoonist Cam Cardow drew this political cartoon in The Ottawa Citizen: Heh. Cute riff on the atheist buses. A reader disagrees, however: I’m sure you can think of something to say about it; for myself, I’m too disgusted to comment. I’m not disgusted. I don’t think this is implying that atheists are about to believe [Read More...]

Do You Fit the Atheist “Stereotype”?

What do you think the stereotypical atheist looks like? If you’re not sure… well, that makes one of you. When I hear atheists, the first adjectives that come to mind aren’t pleasant ones — not because they’re accurate, but because I’m so used to hearing them. I’m sure many of us can conjure up in [Read More...]

Christian Democrats Group Forms… Where?!

A group for Democrats has now formed at Pat Robertson‘s Regents University. The school has had a Republicans group since… well… forever. But this is new ground for them: … Carlos Campo, Regent’s vice president for academic affairs, said Robertson gave his thumbs up to the new group. “He said, ‘You know what, it reflects [Read More...]