Catholic Leaders Wallow in Victimhood, Nonsense

April 14, 2012
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The Catholic Church has been up to some strange shenanigans, tomfoolery and hi-jinks, as of late. To begin with, Catholic League President Bill Donohue has been making noises of religious irritation and angst. The latest target of his immodest ire is the current movie The Three Stooges, which, of all…

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Writer Nicholas Kristof Panders to Religion in NYT Column

April 11, 2012
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In a painfully acquiescent article for The New York Times, columnist Nicholas Kristof heralds the recent direction of discourse from atheist writers as nigh “reverential” to religion. He cites three recent books, one from Alain de Botton titled Religion for Atheists, Edward O. Wilson’s new book, The Social Conquest of Earth,…

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A Skeptic’s Easter Homily: Jesus is Dead – Celebrate Science

April 8, 2012
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Thank you all for being here on this most beautiful Easter Sunday. We are here to celebrate peace, joy and hope. We are here to celebrate the promise of the future, and the gift of life. Today, many Christians celebrate the alleged resurrection of Jesus Christ. They believe that approximately…

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Faith Fails You; Stop Using It

April 6, 2012
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Philosopher Peter Boghossian

Enough is enough, says Peter Boghossian. The delusion of faith is making Boghossian, a Portland State University philosophy professor, sick and tired. This is Boghossian’s message: Faith fails you. Stop using it. Faith won’t reliably lead you to the truth and it won’t make you a better person, either. “People…

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The MG to Tweetcast Event in May

April 4, 2012
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