FFRF gets Georgia Southern University to reprimand and stop proselytizing teacher.

The Freedom From Religion Foundation and the Richard Dawkins Foundation sent a letter to Georgia Southern University urging them to investigate Emerson McMullen, a professor of history at the school, for using his classroom to proselytize his religion. The results of that investigation are in: The report also confirmed that McMullen had indeed offered an [Read More...]

Bryan Fischer: Jesus would use torture.

No commentary needed: “Christianity is not a pacifist religion,” Fischer said. “The God that we serve is described in Exodus 15 as a ‘man of war.’ Now we often think of gentle Jesus, meek and mild, but let’s not forget, according to Romans 19:13, when he comes back … he will be riding a white [Read More...]

Kelly Shackelford incensed that gays persecute Christians so much.

Kelly Shackelford from the Liberty Institute recently said some pretty silly things about how persecuted Christians are at the hands of gay people. In a conference call held by E.W. Jackson’s group Staying True to America’s National Destiny (S.T.A.N.D) last week, Liberty Institute president Kelly Shackelford said that the advancement of LGBT rights and laws [Read More...]

Your morning happiness: Mrs. Claws.

Happy holidays.  :) [Read more...]

Open letter to anybody who acts like it’s the end of the world when their drive through order is wrong.

This post isn’t about religion or politics, but it’s my blog and I write what’s on my mind.  So there.  :P On a facebook group of which I’m a part, a guy was complaining the other day how the “high schooler” at McDonald’s had gotten his order wrong and how he had to go all the [Read More...]

Your morning happiness: a unicorn that farts rainbows.

Yesterday was a pretty rough day for me psychologically.  Today’s not much better, but I have an appointment with Katy (my therapist) at 4pm, so hopefully we can sort some of it out. Because of this, I couldn’t sleep last night (got to bed around 5:30am, hence why the morning happiness post is coming in [Read More...]

Pat Robertson: don’t bother going to the doctor, god will be your physician.

The other day Pat Robertson got a message from an elderly man named Jim who was eschewing doctors in favor of his faith in god: I am 76 years-old.  Several years ago, I made a covenant with god.  I asked him to be my physician.  I said, “I trust you, Lord, for all my physical [Read More...]

Public high school student won’t participate in class until ten commandments monument returns.

The superintendent of Harding High School in Marion, OH recently did something really smart: he removed a ten commandments monument from the school.  His reasoning was: According to Superintendent Gary Barber, he had watched other Ohio school districts face legal challenges and wanted “to make sure that [our] resources are directly aligned to our district’s mission and vision [Read More...]

Gay conversion group uses gay model to represent a straight twin.

An anti-gay group called Parents and Friends of Ex-gays and Gays (as if a friend is someone who tries to shame what you are and turn you into something you’re not) recently put up a billboard.  The billboard says twin studies prove homosexuality does not have a genetic component (as if genes can’t express in [Read More...]

ISIS pamphlet details the proper way to make sex slaves of captive women.

Apparently ISIS has begun circulating a pamphlet with instructions on how they may or may not rape/beat their female captives: In some of its answers, the document cites the Koran to back up its claims. In answering whether it’s OK to have sex with a captive, the pamphlet states, “It is permissible to have sexual intercourse [Read More...]