Monthly Archives: May 2011

Recipe For Disaster: Religion and Human Sexuality

Organizations like the National Organization For Marriage are a horrific example of all that is wrong when human sexuality is combined with religion, such as Catholic adoption agencies closing down operations in fear that a gay couple might adopt a child, Christian organizations spending millions of dollars to fight against the rights of the LGBT…

The Genesis Of The Resurrection Myth

If there were no resurrection, the human sacrifice known as the crucifixion would be the end of a failed mission. The cycle of the death and rebirth of a messianic figure has been an extremely important cog in the machinery of many religions for eons.  Death is a great unknown and there exists no ‘explorer’s…

On Trolls, Poe’s And Other Interwebz Batshittery…

Admit it.  You’ve been duped.  We all have from time to time.  For the moderate to light Facebooker, it’s not that much of a big deal, as troll threads generally initiate a huge number of replies and any one given comment is usually buried.  For those of us who have a lot of followers, however,…

2010 Tea Party Candidates Elected On Jobs Economy Platform, Give Us 916 Anti-Abortion Bills. Happy Mother’s Day…

Jobs! Jobs! Jobs! That was the rallying call for the Tea Party movement candidates in their mid-term push to take over and rule the world.  Three topics affected are insurance coverage of abortion, restriction of abortion after a specific point in gestation and ultrasound requirements. As well, legislators offer no answers with respect to initiatives…

Should Atheists Be Looking For A Fight?

My Facebook friend, Paul Jones, asked a question on my United Atheist Front, Inc., Facebook group.  Actually, it was more of a statement that was presented in the form of a question, but it is, nevertheless, a very poignant point of view.  As an atheist grows in their knowledge of what religion is doing in…