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Fire breathing dragons explained!

Isn't it fun to pretend to be educated? All you need is a suit, a power-point presentation and a few hundred idiots willing to give you money as you attempt to merge your fantasy bullshit with reality. The key to faking it is simply to make bold assertions, and not to be afraid of the ludicrous. Take Dr. Richard Kent. He believes in Kent Hovind's insane literal interpretation of Genesis, complete with 6 day ...

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Canada does something cool

Canada does something cool, allows Transgender in pageant It's not every day you can feel proud of where you were born geographically. While most of you know how much I abhor patriotism, I am not immune from its power completely, especially when it's something you can be proud of. Jenna Talackova, the transgendered woman whose dreams were dashed last month when she was disqualified from the Miss Universe Ca ...

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Cancer is a fungus, says David Icke

If you've never heard of David Icke, then consider yourself fortunate. The man has been giving me migraines for years. While I would like to describe David as a conspiracy theorist, it would be more appropriate to call him THE Conspiracy Theorist. He's written 18 books, most of which focus on the idea that a Global Elite of (basically) Jewish lizard-men are behind everything that's ever gone wrong with huma ...

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We’re the ones with magical thinking?

When trying to defend your religion, you've to pick your battles. In today's modern world, defending the Bible is a full time job. If you aren't busy arguing that the supposed genocide of the Canaanites or Hittites was justified because a bearded sky-deity told the Jews to do it, you're hopelessly defending things like homophobia and slavery. What else can you expect from a series of books written thousands ...

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Church stages kidnapping, facing charges

When your main weapon in the war of ideas is fairy-tale nonsense, I can see how some religionists might feel a little intimidated with reality. Unlike those 'heady' days in the past when any old idea passed muster so long as a man of the cloth gave it a thumbs up (like the 17th century edict that declared the beaver a fish), our modern understanding of the natural world has only served to further marginaliz ...

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No purity tests needed for Reason Rally

With only a few days until the big event, there's a few people fuming about some of the guest speakers coming to the Reason Rally. PZ Myers is upset that Bill Maher will be there because of some of his anti-vaccination statements in the past. Also in attendance is Senator Tom Harkin, a Catholic and a believer in alternative medicine, who plans to address the crowd. Myers is convinced that the very name of t ...

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The Far Right Zone

Fan of the site George and his pals have been busy making hilarious videos, and this one was too good not to share. Their comedy troupe, called the Cult Comedy Picture Show, is starting to have a pretty decent list of funny videos. If you like their stuff, please be sure to visit their fanpage and give them some love. Looking forward to seeing more from you guys! ...

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Christians use data-mining to rally voters

Are you starting to feel as though we're losing this war of ideas? Sure, we keep growing day by day, but when push comes to shove, we can't hold a candle to our religious counterparts when it comes to getting organized. Take, Bill Dallas for example. After spending half of his 5 year sentence for embezzelment, Bill was "born-again" while in prison. Rather than try and defraud people out of their money throu ...

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Mark Driscoll scares the crap out of me

I think it's the way he's leering at his wife while she sheepishly answers a question regarding the appropriate level of submissiveness towards one's husband. In every video featuring his wife, she's always at arms length, and looks ready to flinch as the slightest indication of anger. Think I'm being a little over-dramatic? Maybe, but some of his statements regarding "a woman's responsibility in bed" indic ...

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American Atheist new Billboards advertise in Arabic and Hebrew

Despite living in a (supposedly) secular environment, many Americans are unwilling to identify themselves as Atheists for fear of losing their jobs, their loved ones, or the community bond they have worked so hard to forge. In some extremely isolated communities, potential non-believers may be completely unaware that millions of others don't subscribe to any religion. Often, this knowledge alone can make th ...

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