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Religion aka The Long Con

Quick background: When I was much younger I worked for a few telemarketing companies that were, let’s just say, not exactly on the up and up. Going in, I thought they were legitimate businesses and all I had to do … Continue reading

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Another Failed Rapture Prediction? Hellz Yeah!

I’m sorry Harold Camping, but your fourth end of the world “Rapture” prediction has failed like Rick Santorum‘s presidential campaign. (Rick having 7 kids isn’t an attribute, it’s a catholic breeding program). To celebrate all of us still being here … Continue reading

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Atheist Billboard Removed From Church Property

I love this story. The Freedom From Religion Foundation paid Matrix Media Services (Clear Channel) to place a billboard with the smiling face of a local atheist that said “I Can Be Good Without God”. First off, I want to … Continue reading

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Rap, a-rap, a-rap, they call it the Rapture

It’s getting closer Can’t you feel it? The electric in the air? Are your pets prepared? Did you book a hotel room? Hotel room? Hell yeah! You aren’t going to drink and drive are you? If only there was karaoke … Continue reading

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National Day of Reason May 5, 2011

Last year Federal District judge Barbara Crabb ruled that the National Day of Prayer was unconstitutional after a suit was brought by the Freedom From Religion Foundation. On April 14, 2011, a 3-judge panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals … Continue reading

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Hagee & Gingrich: Two Peas From A Pod

CNN recently posted a piece about Newt Gingrich’s appearance at John Hagee’s Cornerstone Church in San Antonio. Gingrich made some inane comments about Islamists running a secular atheist state. (lol) Here is the text of his statement. “I have two … Continue reading

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American Atheists and Other Good News

Friday night, March 11th, I had the good fortune to attend a presentation by David Silverman, president of the American Atheists co-sponsored by Florida Atheists and Secular Humanists and the Center For Inquiry. Mr. Silverman discussed and outlined the goals of American … Continue reading

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Conservapedia Claims Atheists Outweigh The Religious

Conservapedia really ought to be renamed Conservapediment. On one of their pages they make the claim that atheists are more unhealthy than the religious and are more obese. They cite atheists PZ Myers, Madalyn Murray O’Hair and a few others as examples. They also … Continue reading

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Catholic Church Validates Virgin Mary in Wisconsin – NYTimes.com

In 1859, the year after Mary is said to have appeared in Lourdes, a Belgian immigrant here named Adele Brise said she was visited three times by Mary, who hovered between two trees in a bright light, clothed in dazzling white … Continue reading

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Ricky Gervais Hits the Nail on the Head

In case you haven’t read the opinion piece by Ricky Gervais posted on the Wall Street Journal site the other day, give it a go. It pretty much explains it all in one nicely wrapped little package. A Holiday Message … Continue reading

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