Hagee: even if they die, they were healed.

John Hagee’s son (and boy, did that apple not fall very far) wants people to know that if you pray for someone’s cancer to be healed and they subsequently die, that they were truly healed. Of course, believing Hagee is no less embarrassing than believing an ancient book talking about a guy rising from the [Read More...]

Oklahoma bill places restrictions on funeral protests.

In a bill undoubtedly targeted at the Westboro Baptist Church, the Oklahoma legislature has enshrined limits on how a person can protest funerals. New Oklahoma law restricts funeralprotests. Oklahoma GovernorMary Fallinsigned a bill into law Monday that adds restrictions to funeral protests. Under Senate Bill 406, protests would not be allowed two hours before or after [Read More...]

First Muslim lesbian couple married in the UK. Now they fear for their lives.

Few things confuse me more than gay people that still consider themselves Christian or Muslim.  Why would you pledge allegiance to a god and a people who so clearly despise you? Anyway, a lesbian Muslim couple recently became the first such couple to wed in the UK. Rehana Kausar, 34, and Sobia Kamar, 29, from [Read More...]

Arkansas Republican doesn’t understand respect.

Arkansas Rep. Jason Rapert (Republican, surprise, surprise) posted this tweet yesterday: I suspect AtheistLoki, like most atheists knows plenty about respect.  I suspect the problem with Jason Rapert is that he has not learned that respect should be denied to contemptible ideas and people, regardless of the size of the cross around their neck. First: [Read More...]

LoL streaming!

It’s late, it’s a holiday.  So how about some gaming?  Michaelyn will join me later.  :) Watch live video from jteberhard on www.twitch.tv [Read more...]

Louie Gohmert: woman should carry brain-dead fetus to term.

In the debate over a bill that would ban abortion after the 20th week of pregnancy, the Democrats brought forth a witness who told this story (to a panel comprised entirely of men): “I would have had to carry to term and give birth to a baby whom the doctors concurred had no chance of [Read More...]

Maintaining inequality with a smile, and making sure children are just as callous.

There’s a new picture book out for kids titled God Made Mom and Dad. Want to comment on that video? Don’t bother, because as usual the comments are turned off.  There are, however, 2,402 down votes on the video (and only 26 up votes). This is a great book that can be used as a [Read More...]

Godless love.

Here’s the Godless Love episode of The Nones from yesterday.  [Read more...]

Arguing with people makes a difference (156).

This is the 156th such email I have received and will be saving.  Name withheld. Hey JT, I remember trying to argue with you about good Christians vs bad Christians a few years ago. I’ve really done a 180 since that time. I have read your blogs and read your parents posts. I’m coming around [Read More...]

Join me for more gaming streaming!

Michaelyn’s at Darrel Ray’s barbecue tonight, which means I’m home alone and bored.  Time for LoL! Watch live video from jteberhard on www.twitch.tv [Read more...]

Love competition/discussion today!

Don’t forget!  At noon CDT today five “celebrity” atheist couples will compete for prizes that are more real than god. Five loving atheist couples, where both partners are atheist activists, will match wits to decide the question once and for all. The couples on the panel include in no particular order JT Eberhard and Michaelyn [Read More...]

Streaming League of Legends!

Gonna play some LoL.  Join me if you feel so led.  Watch live video from jteberhard on www.twitch.tv [Read more...]

Homophobes should celebrate the Boy Scouts allowing gay boys.

Christina here… The following guest post has been written by my alter ego, Christina Christianphens, and should not be construed as the actual, non-satirical opinions of me, Christina Stephens: Hello Good homosexuality-opposing Christian parents! I know most of you are furrowing your ever-furrowed brows and pointing your ever-pointy fingers at the Boy Scouts of America, [Read More...]

Two churches in Philadelphia have killed more than two dozen children through prayer.

I just read an article about two faith-healing churches in Philadelphia.  Between the two of them, they have been responsible for the deaths of more than two dozen children. Families who attend Faith Tabernacle Congregation in North Philadelphia and First Century Gospel Church in Juniata Park have lost more than two dozen children to illness [Read More...]