Third secular blogger in Bangladesh killed this year.

Another secular blogger in Bangladesh has been hacked to death by a group of men wielding machetes.  This morning Ananta Bijoy Das was slain: Ananta Bijoy Das, a Bangladeshi writer known for advocating science and secularism, was hacked to death by masked men wielding machetes while on his way to work Tuesday morning. Das died instantly [Read More...]

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Chairman of Lincoln County BoC won’t let non-Christians pray, wonders what the big deal is with minorities.

The chairman of the Lincoln County board of commissioners in North Carolina recently found out that a federal judge had ruled against the county.  It turns out they were using government time to issue sectarian prayers, inviting people to know Jesus, and blocking out any other religion that wanted to be represented.  Carrol Mitchem, the [Read More...]

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The devil went down to Georgia to make a teacher say racist things.

A Georgia educator recently made the mistake of ending her school’s graduation ceremony before the valedictorian was allowed to speak: Footage of the event at TNT Academy showed Gordeuk criticizing crowd members after she mistakenly ended the ceremony before the valedictorian made his speech. Hey, no prob.  Mistakes happen.  Easy fix: “Hey guys, my bad. [Read More...]

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Jeb Bush hints he would let his Christianity influence how he governs as President.

When giving the commencement speech at Jerry Falwell’s Liberty University Jeb Bush strongly hinted he would not be religiously neutral as President: “I am asked sometimes whether I would ever allow my decisions in government to be influenced by my Christian faith,” Bush told the group of 34,000. “Whenever I hear this, I know what [Read More...]

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A man killed his daughter to send her to a heaven without migraines, then his family so they’d go to a heaven without shame.

A Canadian man has killed his entire family along with himself: An Agassiz man posted a chilling confession to social media after allegedly murdering his wife, sister and daughter in homes in Langley and the tiny Fraser Valley community of Rosedale on Thursday. He then allegedly killed himself after setting fire to the family home. [Read More...]

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Norway gets rid of its long-standing blasphemy law in the wake of Charlie Hebdo.

How about some good news to start the day?  :) Norway has scrapped its longstanding blasphemy law, meaning it is now legal to mock the beliefs of others, in a direct response to January’s brutal attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo. The proposal to rush through the change was made in February by [Read More...]

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Strings.

A couple from the Heritage Baptist Church in Lawrence, KS just came to our door to hand us a tiny tract of Christian talking points.  It doesn’t contain any evidence, but I guess they were assuming we’d accept a dude rose from the dead because it was printed on a tiny piece of paper. This [Read More...]

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Youth pastor’s wife turns him in for child porn possession after finding thousands of images/videos on their laptop.

Meet Pastor Tony Waller, nice enough lookin’ feller: Unfortunately for Waller who, up until recently was the youth pastor at the First Assembly of God Church in Jonesboro, Arkansas, he had a bit of a thing for downloading pictures of underage girls: An Arkansas youth pastor is facing child pornography charges after his wife reportedly [Read More...]

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Alabama lawmakers asking to lose another same-sex marriage lawsuit.

Republicans in Alabama are trying to pass a law that would allow even government employees who marry people to decline to perform that service to people entitled to it by law if their religion says they shouldn’t: Alabama lawmakers are pushing through a bill that would allow wedding officiates to refuse to marry same-sex couples for [Read More...]

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Top Iranian cleric: promiscuity causing earthquakes.

A high ranking Iranian cleric has declared that the recent earthquakes impacting the country are not the cause of pressure building up and then getting released in the earth’s crust, but because women might be showing a little too much skin. In about the most extreme example of slut shaming yet, a prayer leader in [Read More...]

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