Tag Archives: Christianity

Have You Even Consulted an Attorney?

A couple of weeks ago, a story broke on Fox “News” about the US Army’s recent decision to include the American Family Association – described as a “well-respected Christian ministry” that “advocates for traditional family values” by the folks over … Continue reading

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Hey, They Only Give God 10%, So …

Earlier this week, a 20-year old openly gay waiter at Carrabba’s Italian Grill in Overland Park, Kansas was stiffed on a tip because the customers were conservative Christians.  Instead of leaving any money, they decided to write him a note … Continue reading

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Care Packages of the Damned

The Upstate Atheists of Spartanburg, South Carolina have a lot of experience doing volunteer work with people across the religious spectrum, including Habitat for Humanity and the March of Dimes.  Their philosophy is that volunteering together can not only help … Continue reading

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True Scotsman or Not …

Thanks, RawStory, for providing information that, while factually true, is not relevant to the situation. Self-professed ‘militant atheist’ brutally beats Ohio pastor First, let’s start with the description of the attack: On Sunday, a self-professed “militant atheist” with a checkered … Continue reading

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One More Success for Real Science

(Sorry Deb, I’m picking on Texas again!)  Back a couple of months ago, the Texas State Board of Education met to determine the contents of the next generation of science textbooks.  The importance of this being that whatever they decide … Continue reading

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God, Freemasons, Dark Sided …

I had a class last night, so here’s a quick two-fer. First, courtesy of my friend Dan, we have a decision from Oregon’s Department of Justice recognizing the legality of same-sex marriages from out of state.  Too bad we still … Continue reading

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Nowhere to Go

Today’s post is going to be a little short because we spent a big portion of yesterday evening at a great restaurant run by chef Vitaly Paley.  Check out his menu for a sample of the kind of cuisine he … Continue reading

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