Category Archives: Religion

Are we Atheist just being unreasonable?

I watched and enjoyed the recent exchange between Matt Dillahunty of Atheist Experience, Non Prophets and Unholy Trinity Tour fame, and Christian apologist Matt Slick on the Bible Thumping Wing Nut Show. The discussion, which can be viewed here, is … Continue reading

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God the Tyrant

I occasionally get into informal debates and discussions with religious individuals on the moral implications of their belief systems. These conversations usually involve myself and one or more Christians, since Christianity is the most common religion in where I live … Continue reading

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Film Review of Paint Your Wagon: A Musical about Consensual Non-Monogamy in the Old West

“Welcome To Hell, Parson. No Name City, Population: drunk.” -Ben Rumson Years back, I saw the 1969 film paint your wagon, which, in case you didn’t know, has the unusual distinction of being not only a western staring Clint Eastwood … Continue reading

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Christopher Columbus was a Horrible Person

I am sure I will not be the only person who will be echoing this sentiment in his or her blog, Facebook feed, or Twitter Page today, but seriously to hell with Columbus Day. I do not wish to celebrate … Continue reading

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The Paralysis Tick: Another Case Against The Existence of God

Over the years I have heard quite a few variants of the “look at the trees” argument for the existence of a god. Normally, a theist will point to something wonderful in the natural world such as trees, flowers or … Continue reading

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Why Unmarried Americans Outnumber Married Americans

It is purely coincidental that this is my second consecutive marriage related post. I wrote the previous one on the wedding culture, and generally lost interest in the topic until it was brought to my attention that the latest numbers … Continue reading

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10 Disturbing Attitudes of the Pro-Israel (or pro-Palestine?) Commentariat.

Editor’s note: The following essay comes from Wilson Report contributor Laurie Thompson. Enjoy. The comment section takes no prisoners. It doesn’t pull the punches. It reveals our biases and lays bear the ongoing bitterness we can’t seem to shake. Here … Continue reading

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