Monthly Archives: November 2011

Religion Needs To Be Eradicated From Government

“Our gods are dead. Ancient Klingon warriors slew them a millenia ago. They were…more trouble than they were worth.”  – Lt. Cmdr Worf The annual Christmas whine fest has begun. This is in addition to the regularly scheduled whining that believers engage in about being “persecuted in the United States.” The cry from the Christian camp about “The War…

Atheist Activist Participating In Local Parade Is Attacked By A Muslim

“Another Shining Example Of Religious Tolerance” The Parading Atheists of Central Pennsylvania (PACP) recently won a challenge to participate in the Millersville, PA community parade. Parade administrators in a blatant violation of their First Amendmentrights were initially denying them entry into the event. Letters were sent in protest, which resulted in a successful challenging to the denial. Basking…

The Incredible Lightness Of Being An Atheist

“Always stand on principle, even if you stand alone.” – John Quincy Adams My life is not much different from the average humanoid living in the United States. Outside of the relatively minor celebrity I enjoy as a public figure, I have bills to pay, deadlines to meet, family to interact with and errands to…

The Falsidical Paradox Of Religious Morality

With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion. – Steven Weinberg A Falsidical Paradox is where an absurd conclusion appears to be supported by a good argument, but further scrutiny reveals a hidden fallacy…

An Atheist Went Down To Georgia (A Parody)

Sung to the music of “The Devil Went Down To Georgia’” by Charlie Daniels. ———————————————————  An Atheist Went Down To Georgia A parody by Al Stefanelli  An atheist went down to Georgia; he was looking for a troll with zeal. He was in a bind ‘cos reason’s hard to find and in Georgia, you know…

Atheists And The Second Amendment

“What country can preserve its liberties if its rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms.” – Thomas Jefferson Many people are under the assumption that those of us who hold no belief in the existence of deities oppose the private ownership of firearms.…

You’re Not Being Persecuted!

by Steve Martin, Guest Columnist All across the United States (but particularly in the South) public schools are violating the Constitution by sponsoring prayers in schools or before athletic events.  Thankfully, groups like American Atheists and the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) are trying to uphold the law.  Unfortunately, many Christians just cannot seem to…