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Frog Nation: Boiling to Death

Will we wait too long to jump? From Wikipedia: The boiling frog is an anecdote describing a frog slowly being boiled alive. The premise is that if a frog is put suddenly into boiling water, it will jump out, but if the frog is put in cold water which is then brought to a boil…

Priorities: Politics and Homosexuality

Anti-gay/women legislation isn’t what we need. For what seems like forever, the gaggle of conservative lawmakers have been trying their hardest to accomplish two things. One, to make sure the LGBT community gets as little protection from bigotry as possible. Two, to make sure they are doing everything in their power to keep the LGBT…

A Word to Pro-Lifers

Your point is understood, but abortion isn’t murder. From the start of this election season that ended up with Donald Trump as the President-Elect, there have been many stories, posts, videos, and other forms of communication regarding the most prominent single-issue that conservatives have been focusing on. Abortion. This, of course, is not new for…

Lou Dobbs Makes Utterly Ridiculous Voter Fraud Claims

Skewers Pew Research report I woke up this morning to a flurry of activity on my social media news feeds regarding new “evidence” from the people at Pew Research of massive voter fraud uncovered by Lou Dobbs of Faux News. Imagine that. So, I took to the Interwebz to research this. Now, keep in mind,…

Dinesh D’Souza – The Art of Cluelessness

The man who breaks wind with his mouth. “One of the perks of being associated with the modern conservative movement is that no matter how badly you fail, how thoroughly incompetent you are, or how wildly corrupt and disreputable you choose to be, you’ll never lack for friends, allies, or media availabilities. There’s no finer…

Georgia Does it Again

Legal Loophole Allows Ten Commandments to be Displayed as a Historical Document “As the Government of the United States of America is not, in any sense, founded on the Christian religion” – Treaty of Tripoli A while back, in my capacity as Georgia State Director for American Atheists, Inc., I addressed the Supreme Court of…

Pulpit Freedom Sunday

If You Wanna Dance, You Gotta Pay The Band “Wolde you bothe eate your cake, and have your cake?” – John Heywood (ca. 1546) This is one of those subjects that comes up often, one that I have remained attuned to and one that I often subject to critical examination. Even when I was a…

Atheist News: Just The Facts, None Of The Magic

I told you all about A-News back in April as a new Atheist News outlet when their maiden video had just been launched.  It took better than a year to get this up and running, and has managed to recruit the rest of the group into helping him make it a reality.   This endeavor has grown and…

Muhammad: A Poor Role Model

If one believes that the Islamic Prophet “Muhammad” actually existed, and over a billion do, it becomes unconscionable that this person would be chosen as a role model for a peaceful existence. He is credited with raiding merchants and looted innocent people. He is supposed to have murdered entire male populations and enslaved the women…