Christians celebrate Holy War with Islamic State

Death cult longs for Armageddon: Christians thank the Islamic State for committing atrocities against their fellow Christians, claiming the terror and blood shed is a sign of the final apocalypse.Last month popular evangelist Franklin Graham, son of even more popular evangelist Billy Graham, electrified Christians by claiming that one day the Islamic State will bow to Jesus.Graham wrote the following on a Facebook post that has been shared over 42,000 times and received close to 150,000 … [Read more...]

Guru convinced 400 men to castrate themselves to be closer to God

‘Guru of Bling’ collects testicles for God: An Indian spiritual leader is accused of convincing up to 400 followers to remove their testicles, claiming that by doing so the men would be able to speak directly to God.Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, known as “The Guru in Bling,” is accused of coercing hundreds of followers to undergo the procedure at a hospital run by his spiritual organization.India’s Central Bureau of Investigation has reportedly obtained statements from victims, saying the cast … [Read more...]

Muslim militants assassinate American atheist in Bangladesh

Allahu Akbar? Machete-wielding assailants hack to death an American atheist and blogger critical of Islamic extremism in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka.Avijit Roy, a U.S. citizen of Bangladeshi origin and founder of the Mukto-Mona (Free-mind) blog site, was attacked and killed on Thursday while returning from a book fair.In addition, Roy’s wife and fellow blogger, Rafida Ahmed, was seriously injured in the attack.Roy and his wife lived in Atlanta, Georgia, and were visiting B … [Read more...]

American Atheists court conservatives at CPAC 2015

Jamila Bey, American Atheists board member, speaks at CPAC 2015.

After being banned from formally participating at last year’s conference, American Atheists reach out to political conservatives at CPAC 2015.Jamila Bey, American Atheists board member and a Washington, D.C.-based writer and radio host, spoke on the main stage during the Thursday (Feb. 26) morning session of CPAC 2015.She is believed to be the first atheist activist to address CPAC’s annual meeting.Bey said, in part: Today I stand before you not just as a fellow conservative, I sta … [Read more...]

Jessa Duggar tells liberals they will burn in Hell

Jessa Duggar (Image via Facebook)

Christian love: In an obnoxious Facebook rant, Jessa Duggar, reality TV star and victim of the radical Christian extremist movement known as Quiverfull, tells liberals they will burn in hell.The 22-year-old 19 Kids and Counting star addressed her thousands of followers via Facebook Wednesday in order to share a “hard truth” - hell is for real, and if you don’t do as she says God says, you will fry for an eternity.Jessa writes: I will speak to you a hard truth. I do not write this becau … [Read more...]

Leading scientists: Children should be protected from religion

Top scientists Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss advocate for children, arguing children should be allowed to develop as critical thinkers and be protected from religious indoctrination.Speaking with The Irish Times, Dawkins, a leading biologist, and Krauss, a leading physicist, defended a child’s right to a proper education.Dawkins said: There is a balancing act and you have to balance the rights of parents and the rights of children and I think the balance has swung too far towards p … [Read more...]

NYC abandons consent requirement for Jewish oral suction circumcision ritual

New York City caves to pressure from the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community, and abandons a policy requiring written consent from parents before a mohel can perform metzitzah b'peh, a barbaric circumcision ritual that involves orally suctioning blood from the wounded penis.Metzitzah b'peh is a bizarre Jewish ritual where a member of the ultra-Orthodox clergy known as a mohel uses his mouth to suck the blood off a newborn's penis immediately after circumcision, in order to “ritually cleanse the w … [Read more...]

Creepy Christian dad offers 7 rules for dating his daughter

7 rules

"Sex may be fun. But now sex can kill." A smooth talking Christian dad offers advice for dating his Christian daughter.The overly earnest and very mellow Christian Dad begins by asking: Going all the way with a guy or girl—what is it? How can you do it? And how can it be fun and enjoyable and not leave you feeling guilty and scarred, reminiscent of a memory you wish you could forget? The bizarre but chill Christian dad goes on to offer the “right rules for the right kind of fun” when hangi … [Read more...]