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Miracle Girl

Erasing the Cartoon While Facing Another

Cartoons are funny, but the idea of Donald Trump in the White House is no joke.

Brother Richard's Life Without Faith

Bill Nye Answers: ‘Can We Bridge the Gap Between Science and Religion?’

I must seem like a walking dichotomy. I have railed against the Discovery Institute for stating that National Geographic “provides a pulpit for atheism.” I have condemned anti-vaxxers for the measles outbreak. Hell, I’ve even charged that “religious beliefs can threaten progress and perhaps our existence.” Yet, recently I told you that one of my missions [Read More...]

Dogma Debate

An Atheist’s Experience at the Ark Encounter

  July 7th, 2016 was the opening day of Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter, his follow-up attraction to the infamous Creation Museum. His goal was to build a replica of Noah’s Ark and to demonstrate to visitors of this attraction that the flood story is no fairy tale and was completely feasible. Ultimately, he wants to [Read More...]

Praying for Rain and Dancing with the Devil

Sacred Woods: Watch Your Step

The sacred wood, where the evil lies. There is obviously no actual photo of the sacred wood. Of course not! To capture such evil would have been a sinful act and who would have wanted to look at such an image? An image of something so heinous, so nefarious, and so malevolent. God would have [Read More...]

Dispatches from the Culture Wars

Fischer’s Anti-American Conception of Rights

Bryan Fischer is well-known as a Christian theocrat with very confused views about the Constitution, so it’s no surprise that he makes the ridiculous claim that since rights are “God-given,” anything that God says not to do in the Bible can’t be a right in this country. Fischer was complaining that students today are not [Read More...]

Removing the Fig Leaf

Positive Promiscuity and Self-Image

By Alessio Fiore Readers of this blog have likely noticed one of the most popular refrains of the abstinence-only movement.  Whether it is manifested with hokey images of chewed gum, beat up gym shoes, or gunky scotch tape, the message is clear:  “You are who you sleep with.” (Doubly important for those whose genitals happen [Read More...]

Laughing in Disbelief

MoCartoons: Explaining Religion To Subsequent Generations

Mohamed Ibrahim over at MoCartoons has a new comic, Explaining religion to subsequent generations. It’s interesting how godless parents explain religion to their kids. Many of you know how I explained God and religion to my kids when they were younger. A lot of adults have an imaginary friend named God. God isn’t real. He’s imaginary. A [Read More...]

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