Monthly Archives: December 2013

Bible contradictions #2: What did the women do after visiting Jesus’ tomb?

The women who witnessed Jesus’ crucifixion, his burial, and the discovery of the empty tomb play a major role in the resurrection myth. Why then is there such a major discrepancy between the gospels when it comes to what the … Continue reading

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Bible contradictions #1: Does god lie?

I’m fascinated by contradictions in the bible. Because of that I’ve decided to create a sub-section on this blog titled Bible Contradictions. The first is below, which addresses the question “Does god lie?” The answer is unclear. There are many … Continue reading

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Godless heads of state and government: Atheist leaders around the world

Here’s an image I made showing many of the current and previous atheist heads of state and heads of government. This list is by no means complete. Notable is the fact that the United States is missing from this list. … Continue reading

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A bunch of Christians and an atheist on Christmas morning: I was not expecting how I was treated

Each year for Christmas my family uses Elfster to coordinate a secret Santa-type gift exchange. The website randomly pairs family members together, with a $50 maximum gift cost. Usually I ask for that $50 to be donated to a secular … Continue reading

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Self-immolation: Is religion to blame?

Often the finger is pointed at religion as being an underlying cause of suicide terrorism. Generally, the finger is pointed at Islam. Suicide terrorism is a radical form of suicide, often employing bombs or vehicles carrying incendiary materials. And indeed, … Continue reading

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Why I chose to be an atheist

Actually, I didn’t fucking choose to be an atheist. I never woke up one morning and said “I’m going to stop believing in god.” But it’s an argument I hear all too often. From both sides. Religious folk and non-believers … Continue reading

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This is why dogs aren’t allowed in Mecca

The other day I joined a conversation online about Islam. Mecca came up as part of the debate. I’m not sure why I did it, but I jumped over to photoshop and hammered out a quick meme to inject into … Continue reading

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