Baltimore-based DeClaw Brewing has a variety of beers with fantastic-sounding names.Like Sweet Baby Jesus (a reference to Talladega Nights):
Last month, we posted about Amos Yee: He's the 16-year-old Singaporean YouTuber who had been arrested and convicted of "wounding religious feelings” and “obscenity” after making a video that lampooned Christianity and Singapore’s founding father, Lee Kwan Yew.
For a couple of years now, Christians have been fighting to obtain special rights on college campuses that allow them to discriminate against certain kinds of students while still reaping the benefits of being official campus organizations.A...Show More Summary
Nothing says "functional relationship" quite like punishing your stay-at-home spouse for perceived wrongs by cutting off all access to the family's finances.I'm sorry, did I say functional? I meant abusive.This, however, is precisely...Show More Summary
Tomorrow morning, when black congregations will once again gather for what will surely be emotional church services, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio (who has a racist past of his own) has announced how he plans to protect those churches in his part of Arizona.He's going to "send armed volunteer posse members" to those churches.
Cartoonist Jim Benton explains what's going through God's mind...
I've posted several videos featuring Anthony Magnabosco walking up to strangers and chatting with them about their religious beliefs and how they came to them. It's called Street Epistemology.Christian apologists Dr. Tim McGrew and Tom...Show More Summary
As someone whose knowledge of architecture boils down to "That building looks tall," it's fascinating to see the work of Kacper Chmielewski. He knows that if you visit a lot of cities, especially in Europe, the most beautiful buildings...Show More Summary
Texas pastor Rick Scarborough (below) is one of those people who thinks marriage equality marks the beginning of the end for Christians everywhere.While nothing will actually change for the worse if gay people can get married, try telling that to him. Show More Summary
Polk County (Florida) Sheriff Grady Judd is the guy who has no idea what the boundary lines are between church and state. He's given government presents to local churches and delivered sermons at a local church in uniform. A few days...Show More Summary
Donald Trump speaking at CPAC in Washington D.C. on February 10, 2011. (Photo by Gage Skidmore via Wikipedia) There are many things about the U.S. that I've never been able to explain to observers living in other countries who have inquired. Show More Summary
When "C" was a little girl growing up in the UK, she was sexually abused multiple times by Jehovah's Witnesses ministerial servant Peter Stewart. She wasn't his only victim, either, and when the Watchtower Society found out, they simply...Show More Summary
Jason Heap (below) wanted to become a chaplain in the U.S. Navy. He's perfectly qualified for the position, too: He earned two master's degrees (including one in divinity), passed his physicals, and completed the paperwork... but what he doesn't have is the endorsement of a religious organization that's currently approved by the Navy. Show More Summary
Atlas Shrugged, part III, chapter I Dagny’s first day in John Galt’s secret capitalist valley, and her whirlwind tour of its inhabitants, ends with a dinner party at Midas Mulligan’s house later that night: Midas Mulligan met them at the door. She noticed that his grim, square face was not as harshly expressionless as she [Read More...]
Imtiaz Shams and Aliyah Saleem offer some excellent tips for ex-Muslims who may still be around their families during Ramadan but have no desire to participate in the religious tradition:
Reddit is a tremendously popular site that features a combination of link aggregation, discussion, active online communities (i.e., subreddits), and more. I have used it for the past 8 years to do some occasional blog promotion (andShow More Summary
It's Yahweh's birthday and he's invited all the other Gods, past and present, to join Him in celebration!But what he doesn't realize is that a band of atheists led by Richard Dawkins is out to destroy them all...
Comedian Jerrod Carmichael has a new show coming out this fall on NBC and the first trailer tells us three things:
I've been trying to digest this whole Rachel Dolezal story over the past few days. As you probably know by now, the Spokane NAACP leader resigned after it was revealed she was a white woman passing herself off as black. Obviously, the deception is a problem even if her intentions were good. Show More Summary
Greg Gianforte (below), the wealthy Christian whose family foundation has donated a lot of money to "Christian causes in education, poverty and evangelism" including the Glendive Dinosaur and Fossil Museum (a Creation museum in Montana), is considering running against Montana Gov. Show More Summary