Ignorant Christian Pastor Blames “Evolution” and Secularism for Murder of “55 Million Children”

Over the weekend, Pastor Matthew Hagee spoke to his father’s Cornerstone Church congregation about the Planned Parenthood videos, Cecil the Lion, and evolution.

You won’t be surprised to learn there was a lot of bullshit involved.



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GOP Debate Paints Nightmarish Vision of a Republican Presidency

“Senator Cruz, start from you. Any word from God?”

It was late in the night as debate moderator Megyn Kelly asked the question, her face beginning to crack from a marathon effort at hiding her own disgust with the performances on the stage up to that point. The whole affair had been more akin to absurdist performance art than political discourse, at turns laughable but mostly terrifying. Even Kelly, known for her acerbic tongue, was struggling not to cringe.



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A Fourth Atheist Blogger Has Been Hacked to Death in Bangladesh

For the fourth time since the beginning of the year, an atheist blogger has been killed in Bangladesh.

Following Dr. Avijit Roy in February, Washiqur Rahman in March, and Ananta Bijoy Das in May — and apparently a brief respite during Ramadan — tragedy struck again yesterday in Dhaka when 40-year-old Niloy Chatterjee, an organizer of Science and Rationalists’ Association of India, was assassinated.

Chatterjee (who often wrote as Niloy Neel) was found decapitated in his home, with his hands cut off. His assailants (between four and six of them depending on which report you read) apparently got entry into his apartment by posing as tenants.



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What We Can Learn from Jon Stewart

Last night, Jon Stewart ended his brilliant run at The Daily Show, but not before delivering a short monologue on the importance of calling out bullshit:



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A Christian Parody of “Uptown Funk”

Nothing screams “I love Jesus” more than a cringe-worthy pop song parody. So here’s “Holy Spirit Funk,” a parody of the Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars hit:



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