Even Wrestling “Divas” Have Atheist Boyfriend Issues

Total Divas, the reality show about the women of the wrestling world, has an upcoming episode in which Rosa Mendes is freaking out because she’s about to introduce her atheist boyfriend to her parents. Good thing she can get advice from the Bella twins.


[Read more…]

More of Christopher Hitchens’ Best Comebacks

This is another excellent compilation of Christopher Hitchens‘ best arguments and comebacks.

[Read more…]

“Scientist” Claims the Bible Is Compatible With Science

Scientists have long been the resource atheists turn to when making their case for atheism. Fairy tales in religious texts seem absurd when weighed against centuries of research and mountains of evidence that directly contradict their implausible premises. So when a scientist comes out and endorses religion as an acceptable way to parse the world around us, there’s always a bit of a cringe factor involved.


The latest case of this can be found in Dr. Michael Guillen. On face, his credentials are impressive. A former Harvard professor with a Ph.D. from Cornell in physics, mathematics, and astronomy, one might assume that he would be a staunch defender of logic and reason. And you’d be wrong.

[Read more…]

Louisiana Police Chief Does “Research” on Critics Who Dislike His “In God We Trust” Initiative

A couple of days ago, Chief Tim Lentz of the Covington Police Department (in Louisiana) wrote on Facebook about his decision to put “In God We Trust” stickers on all the vehicles.


[Read more…]

Conservatives Are Forgetting What Jesus Said in Their Criticism of Pope Francis’ Wall Comments

When it comes to taking rights away from other people, nothing is more important to conservatives that meeting biblical demands (or at least those demands they attribute to the Bible). Oddly enough, that paramount importance is lost when following biblical principles would interfere with enacting conservative policy. And conservatives go to great lengths to explain away or ignore those parts of the Bible.

For example, Pope Francis’ recent comments about Donald Trump? Well they present a veritable case study in conservative eagerness to disregard scripture. When asked, the Pope said:

“A person who thinks only about building walls, wherever they may be, and not building bridges, is not Christian,” Francis said when a reporter asked him about Mr. Trump on the papal airliner as he returned to Rome after his six-day visit to Mexico.

This has since prompted a flurry of responses from conservatives — including the following, from (Catholic) Sean Hannity:


[Read more…]