The Flip Side: What Do You Wish to Say to Your Parents?

I have been avidly reading every response to the post called “What Do You Wish Your Parents Would Say to You?” and I was struck by the enormous amount of courage, caring and integrity people expressed in their many different suggestions for others and stories about their own families. I was also struck by the [Read More...]

Say Hello to Richard!

For those of you who frequently comment or read the comments on this site, you’re used to seeing quality responses from Richard Wade. Richard has been a welcome presence on this blog ever since it began. He always manages to combine humor, patience, and intelligence in his postings. To that end, I’ve invited him to [Read More...]

Ministry Purposely Lied to Get Access to Public School Children

From the Minnesota Monitor, a Christian ministry called “When You Can Run But You Cannot Hide” has been doing anything it can to get in front of a group of public school students, at which point they unleash condemnations on homosexuality and evolution. A lot of administrators haven’t caught on and continue inviting the group [Read More...]

Voting for Atheists and Teaching Creationism

In the latest issue of The Economist, there is an article called “Who will take on Hillary?” The article includes this graph which highlights differences between Republicans and Democrats on several moral/social issues: Here’s the part that seemed most interesting to me: No, it’s nothing you didn’t already know. But it’s still shocking to see [Read More...]

Jesus Versus Dinosaur

I don’t really get it… but it features Jesus and a dinosaur. So it must be good: The comic is by Jeffrey Rowland at (Thanks to Tom for the link!) [tags]atheist, atheism, Jesus, Christian, faith, religion[/tags] [Read more...]