Sci-Fi Gospel: Pope Francis, Aliens and Jesus.

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The media world exploded yesterday when Pope Francis announced the Catholic Church would baptize aliens, if any ever asked.  Reaction ranged from the amused detachment of the Daily Mail to subtle mockery from the Internet news site, The Daily Beast.It is important to note that Pope Francis used aliens as a funny illustration. He wanted to demonstrate the complete openness of the church to all seekers. The media took the sound bite out of context and ran with it.  While the media doing this k … [Read more...]

HamOnNye Pre-Debate Coverage: Interview with Ken Ham

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(A few years ago, I visited the Creation Museum with a large group of atheists (that's a story for another day). Needles to say, the experience was interesting. On one hand, I was impressed with the production value of the museum. On the other, as a Christian, I cant agree with Ken Ham, his view of the bible or his cultural war mentality. Still, this is America and everyone has a right to present their views without edits. What you see below in the full on, unedited version of Ham's answers on … [Read more...]

Ham on Nye Pre-Debate Coverage: Interview with Dr. Jack Collins.

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(Once upon a time, I went to seminary. I had awesome professor by the name of Jack Collins, smart, educated, faithful and a theological badass. Jack also wrote a book called Science and Faith; Friend or Foes, an amazing book that I reread on a regular basis. He's also a bit of smart alec, which is why he was, hands down, my favorite professor in seminary. As scientist and evangelical scholar, he is able to give a good, reasoned and passionate point of view on this whole evolution/creation … [Read more...]

Ham On Nye Pre-Debate Interview: Dr. Kenneth Miller

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(As we approach the debate, Geek Goes Rogue will continue to post interviews and editorials. In this particular interview, a man we've long admired, Dr. Kenneth Miller, Professor of Biology at Brown University, author and committed Catholic. Along with Francis Collins, he's been on the forefront of teaching that you can be Christian and accept evolution. Here, he gives a short interview on all the issues that the upcoming debate brings up and what it will mean to the debate . And, hey, he's been … [Read more...]

GGR EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE OF HAM On NYE DEBATE STARTS HERE!!! WITH EXCLAMATION POINTS!!!

Hey everyone,We can now announce that Geek Goes Rogue founder, Jonathan Ryan, will be covering and attending the Ken Ham/Bill Nye debate live from the Creation Museum on February 4th at 7:00 P.M.So, what does that mean?-SEE! Interviews on Geek Goes Rogue in the weeks leading up to the debate.-FEEL! the heat of the action as we Tweet and possibly blog live right here on Geek Goes Rogue from the debate. Follow Jonathan Ryan @authorjryan #GGRDEBATE-UNDERSTAND! The position of … [Read more...]

ADVENTURES OF THE SUPER AGNOSTIC: CONSCIOUSNESS AND AFTERLIFE PART TWO

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(Hey! Comic book guru and Super Agnostic Chris Bowsman here! I'm back with part 2 of my discussion of consciousness, the afterlife, and of course geekery and Agnosticism. Enjoy! - CB.)ADVENTURES OF THE SUPER AGNOSTIC: CONSCIOUSNESS AND AFTERLIFE “Each man hides a secret pain. It must be exposed and reckoned with. It must be dragged from the darkness and forced into the light. Share your pain. Share your pain with me... and gain strength from the sharing.” - Sybok, Star Trek V: The Final F … [Read more...]

Adventures of the Super Agnostic, Part One

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(Chris Bowsman, our resident gaming and comic guru, wrote a two part series on why he is an agnostic. Here is part one. -ed)   “Are we not all our limitations?”      - Professor X: Astonishing X-Men: Dangerous  My first rule in talking about faith (or the lack of it.) is “Respect the freedom of choice.” To be Agnostic to me means to realize that our knowledge is limited, and to respect that and work together, like Professor X does with the X-men, who all come from different background … [Read more...]

“Breaking Bad” Celebrated With Calendar, Exhibit, Hollywood Screening

From Geek Goes Rogue TV Editor Zach Lorton, as told to by the sleeping wife one day after their 10th anniversary:"I'm sorry, Dave.  I can't do that.""Breaking Bad" has become one of those television shows that influences the culture it was introduced to.  I've seen food products, clothing, stickers, room decor, and even bath salts that have been based on the characters in the program.And it's no surprise.  Breaking Bad made waves when it was first picked up by AMC in 2007 as part … [Read more...]

The Chemistry of “Breaking Bad”

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From Geek Goes Rogue TV Editor Zach Lorton, as told to by his keyboard:I'm sitting in front of my television, where I have taken many a late-night mini-vacation while my wife sleeps.  Our tastes in entertainment are somewhat different.  For instance, she's not a Star Trek fan, so she thought Star Trek Into Darkness was "really, really good".  And we geeks understand why that's frustrating.Because I want to talk about "Breaking Bad."  When was the last time the science of a show hooked you … [Read more...]


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