Monthly Archives: January 2013

Outing Kids to Their Parents Because God.

‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill Returns With Added Requirement To Tell Parents Their Kids Are Gay In a move that is nothing more or less than a brutal attempt to scare kids who are trying to figure out how to come … Continue reading

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Location, Location, Location …

A few days ago I spent some time thinking aloud about Islam, and how the oppression associated with Islam seen in some parts of the world is more a function of the politics and power struggles of where it’s taken … Continue reading

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It’s Pretty Obvious

Why Are So Many People Flagging Atheist Mom’s CNN iReport Article As ‘Inappropriate?’ With close to 740,000 views and 10,000 comments, a CNN iReport article titled “Why I Raise My Children Without God” is one of the site’s most popular … Continue reading

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This Didn’t Happen: Blah, Blah, Blah …

I caught this on Reddit and it immediately reminded me of some of the inspiring stories, philosophical conversations, and really deep meaningful dreams I’ll occasionally see on Facebook.  All of which are clearly recalled verbatim … and all of which … Continue reading

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God Hates Airplanes.

Air cadets rewrite their oath to remove God from pledge In a move that delighted the British Humanist Association (BHA), the Air Cadet Organisation, which was formed in 1938 and played a key role in the second world war, is … Continue reading

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From Conception to Death! Unless We’re Being Sued.

I never really thought the Catholic Church had much in the way of integrity, especially with the way they’ve handled their child-molesting-priest epidemic.  Now, they’re expanding their absolute indifference to public perception by unveiling a more nuanced position on the … Continue reading

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