Military funds marriage seminar by Pentecostal fans of Newt Gingrich

Fort George G. Meade, Maryland is a high-tech media-savvy military base. It's home to NSA, the new United States Cyber Command, and the largest joint Public Affairs training academy - Defense Information School (DINFOS). Fort Meade is a little brainier than most bases... So, how the hell did this happen? *If you want to see the original advertisement, click here before the Fort Meade official facebook page takes it down.* Mike and Trisha Fox run the website Marriage For Today, … [Read more...]

Facebook super-fail: only Christians survive in a foxhole

Larry M. says I'm a 'dummy' that's going to get 'wacked' (sic) in a foxhole because... I'm not a Christian. He's also grateful that he doesn't have to be the guy who carries my body back to the FOB. Atheists are just too damned heavy! At least he accepts that there are indeed atheists in foxholes. I'm not sure why he sent me a message implying my impending death (because his god wouldn't block the bullets for me.) Oh well... this is progress, people! If you want to communicate with me … [Read more...]

Newt Gingrich’s attack on atheism is an extreme math fail

His anecdote is weak for many reasons. But listen to his story about the famous 12 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous (later adopted by dozens of other programs). www.youtube.com/embed/5dv-T_nXN1M? "If you could drop the 2nd step, we could fund the other 11 steps of Alcoholics Anonymous... [because] the 2nd step is the one that recognizes a higher being." - Federal Official We admitted we were powerless over alcohol —that our lives had become unmanageable. Came to believe that … [Read more...]