In the process of doing the whole “homosexuality is wicked” song and dance on his Revival Today broadcast Pastor Jonathan Shuttlesworth took a moment to blame Robin Williams’ suicide on lack of Jesus: “When you see Robin Williams hang himself, that lets you know that no matter how much success you have, it is not [Read More…]
International secular community condems Bangladeshi leaders for reaction to murdered atheist bloggers.
Good morning guys! I’m blogging from my tablet as I’m still on the road, so posts will be short and sweet today. Due to apparent apathy in the wake of the fourth secular blogger murdered in Bangladesh this year (including the chief of police blaming the bloggers themselves for hurting the feelings of religious people, [Read More…]
Presidential hopeful Carly Fiorina thinks people of faith make superior leaders: “People of faith, I believe, make better leaders,” Fiorina said during a wide-ranging conversation that also touched on her economic policies and her foreign policy opinions. “Faith gives us humility,” she continued. “Humility is really important in a leader because it’s humility that causes [Read More…]
Texas Republican won’t apologize for image calling for nuclear bombing of “the Muslim world” on his facebook.
Sid Miller is the Texas Agriculture Commissioner. A Republican (because Texas), Miller’s facebook page recently shared out an image that suggested dropping nuclear bombs on “the Muslim world.” And yet atheists like me get called militant for wanting to change the minds of religious people with arguments and discussion. While I think the word “Islamophobia” [Read More…]
I know it’s 9 days old, but I just saw it today so it counts: When I say “I’m doing the lord’s work,” I just mean I’m sitting around watching tons of crazy shit happen, but not doing anything about it. — Evan J’daté Kessler (@EvanJKessler) August 8, 2015 [Read more…]
You know, I’m starting to detect a pattern… The Archdiocese of Louisville says a pastor has been placed on administrative leave of absence while authorities investigate accusations of child pornography possession or distribution. Father Stephen A. Pohl, pastor of St. Margaret Mary Parish on Shelbyville Road, is on leave as authorities investigate to determine if he [Read More…]
Employees of a private Nashville prison and the company that owned the prison are being investigated for using prisoners as slave labor. The accusation comes from two previous inmates who claim to have made various knick knacks in the prison’s woodshop which were then sold for profit by the people in charge. Former inmates at a [Read More…]
As you may have already read, the step-grandaughter of Morgan Freeman was murdered yesterday, stabbed sixteen times by her boyfriend. As witnesses have been gathered it’s come to light that the killer was shouting religious phrases indicating he may have been trying to exorcise her: Witnesses in New York who live close to the scene where [Read More…]
John Oliver went absolutely apeshit on prosperity gospel preachers and the IRS that code that lets them get away with it. This segment is god damn beautiful: Oliver actually did make a website for his church Our Lady Of Perpetual Exemptions. I checked it out, clicking on the section that would allow me to donate, [Read More…]
Just when I thought my opinion of Mike Huckabee could not get any lower, I read this: GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee supports Paraguay’s decision to deny an abortion to a 10-year-old rape victim, he revealed in an interview Sunday. In an appearance on CNN’s “State of the Union,” the former Arkansas governor argued that the Paraguayan [Read More…]