We are all aware of the bills being currently passed nationally such as ACTA or PIPA, or most notably the recent demise of SOPA, it is well noted in the press about how everyone of different creeds and backgrounds aligned with each other to fight the good fight, which of course it is, because why would we want to stop our freedom to say and do what we want?
Though recently one thing popped into my head the other day while surfing the net and researching… Continue
Added by Daniel Kane on April 12, 2012 at 7:12pm —
Added by Pierre H. Vachon on October 15, 2011 at 1:30pm —
I know, I know. We’re all sick to death of the story of Elevator Guy (I refuse to call it ElevatorGate, come on people, that hasn’t been funny since CrackerGate). That is to say we’re so sick of it that we feel compelled to read every blog and watch every video we find on the topic and then pontificate on the subject at length in the comments section in the most smug, sarcastic and polarising manner possible. That goes for people on… Continue
Added by NotinMyName2050 on July 12, 2011 at 9:19am —
I'm so sick of hearing about "the war on christmas" and seeing any
non-christian (or anyone willing to stand up for any non-christian)
being vilified in the news. Tonight there was a segment on one of my local news affiliates (WTAE Pittsburgh) about a nativity scene being moved from in front of the borough building
in a local town after one woman (bravely) wrote in and asked that it be moved. It was moved a whole 20 yards from it's original… Continue
Added by Amanda Artman on December 8, 2010 at 6:56pm —
This is a chapter from my new book… Continue
Added by DrDee on September 1, 2010 at 8:29pm —
I absolutely despise this phrase: "They aren't True Christians." People just love bandying it about left, right and center as it suits them and it has become a rather abusive, repetitive term, which both camouflages hypocrisy and vindictiveness as well as serves as an automatic conversation stopper and verbal passing-of-the-proverbial-buck. It is a dangerous and unintellectual way out of an argumentative corner.
The emotional connotations of this term involve the speaker immediately… Continue
Added by kelltrill on June 14, 2010 at 7:17pm —
I encourage you all to watch the video on this website. It is a poem with pictures and it is Not For Sensitive Viewers.
I do not understand how any woman on the face of the planet can call herself religious with the knowledge that these atrocities are being committed to women in the name of… Continue
Added by kelltrill on May 25, 2010 at 9:01am —
For years now whenever I am in a debate with Christians and the topic reaches over into my anti-theistic view I constantly get answers along the lines of, "The Gospel teaches salvation by grace alone through faith alone in Christ alone. There is no meriting salvation or earning righteousness. Everything in a Christian's life is gifted and there is no rational way to feel superior to others with a Christian belief." and "I don't see that really happening in the Christian world, but why should it… Continue
Added by kelltrill on April 8, 2010 at 6:00am —
"You don't believe in God?", "Don't you feel empty without religion?", "Don't you believe God created the universe?", "What about afterlife? Don't you want an everlasting life?".....These are some of the questions Christians throw at me. No, no, and no. I don't want any of that, and I don't feel empty without any religious beliefs. I am ostracized for being an atheist. It seems that being an atheist is something evil and… Continue
Added by NatureBoy on April 4, 2010 at 9:19pm —
I am going to forcefully limit myself to a single post about Ray McCauley unless he does something this hypocritical or annoying again, otherwise I could continue ranting eternally.
Ray McCauley, popular South African televangelist, founder and leader of a 40 000 strong congregation and the Rhema Bible Church, which even has its own channel, is getting divorced for the second time.
Added by kelltrill on March 20, 2010 at 11:30pm —
here is an essay i wrote for my english 1101 class! it has a few problems, but overall i'm proud of it. give it a read! thanks everyone~
A Simple Solution to World Hunger - Stephanie Foran
“Sell the Vatican, feed the world” (Silverman, 2009). It’s a saying that has recently started circulating the Internet. Sarah Silverman, a popular comedian, made a video and posted it to the popular video-sharing website YouTube, and her movement quickly caught on. Initially coined for… Continue
Added by Anne Chenier on January 22, 2010 at 2:35am —
Anyone who has spent more than a few seconds on my site
knows where I stand on religion. My anti-theist stance is quite clearly proclaimed everywhere here, from the scarlet A
and Random Evil Scripture block to the various books I've read, even those of faith have no trouble figuring out my views.
I have my email address easily accessible in the footer, available for anyone to contact me if desired, and I do… Continue
Added by Dave Nichols on August 20, 2009 at 2:03pm —
(previously posted on FB, resulting from this article
about the Catholic Church excommunicating people involved with helping a 9-year old rape victim obtain an abortion, and a debate
I had recently with an in-law. I thought you all might enjoy.… Continue
Added by Dave Nichols on July 22, 2009 at 7:30pm —
When someone leaves Christianity, why are other Christians so quick to blame them or the church?
I recently had a discussion with a Christian via YouTube PMs, and while she was very nice, she had one little flaw. She had to blame me/my family/the church for my leaving Christianity. She insinuated that our entire doctrine was faulty, that I had been forced into Christianity, and that I had never felt Jesus or God in my life. She said that she believed that I was a "false convert… Continue
Added by AnonyMouse on April 26, 2009 at 4:48pm —
Something came up today during lunch while I was talking with a Satanist friend of mine.
It's common for religious people to claim that atheists have no morals as we have no god to derive them from and have no god to fear in the deviation from our morals. But then if you ask them what they would do if god wasn't there to punish them, there are times when they admit that they would act without caring about others or about the consequences of their actions.
So really, who… Continue
Added by Gabriel Garcia on April 1, 2009 at 10:21pm —
You gotta love the Vatican. All in one weekend they've lifted the excommunication of a bishop that denies the Holocaust ever happened (http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe/01/26/pope.holocaust.denial/index.html) and slammed President Barack Obama for lifting the ban on U.S. funding for foreign family planning groups because some of those groups support abortion (http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1873904,00.html).
So what's the message here? Killing babies is evil - unless… Continue
Added by SabreNation on January 26, 2009 at 12:20pm —