If Dan won't say it, I will: All religion is bullshit.
Oh, I'm not saying there aren't some good things that come from religion or that people of faith are inherently bullshitters, just that in a very real and literal sense the Bible, the Koran, the Vedas, the Buddhavacana, the Book of Mormon, and all the other sacred texts and oral histories on which the world's various religions are based are total bullshit.
By Dan Gilgoff, CNN.com Religion Editor (CNN) - Columnist and gay-rights advocate Dan Savage is standing by his comment that “we can learn to ignore the bullst in the Bible about gay people” at a recent conference for high school st... Read Post
Dear Dan, I am a religious (in both senses of the word) reader of your work, and I just have to say, with regard to your acidic take on religion: enough! I take seriously your legitimate complaints about religion and about religious... Read Post
During a speech at a High School journalism convention, Dan Savage attacked anti-gay Biblical literalism, which caused Christian students to walk out: The right, predictably, flipped its shit. Savage apologizes for name-calling but ... Read Post