articles tagged: theism
the sound and fury of theocratic deity abuse
# politics

the sound and fury of theocratic deity abuse

Fundamentalist Christian zealots are holding prayer meetings to block... uh... expanded healthcare for their fellow Americans?

when you really need a controversy…
# politics

when you really need a controversy…

How do you cover a schism that doesn't actually exist? You whip one up from cherry-picked quotes and use them to stir up a tempest in a teacup.

the religious world quakes. ok, no, not really.
# oddities

the religious world quakes. ok, no, not really.

A theologian claims that the God of the Old Testament is just one deity who separated us from writhing, shapeless monsters. Don't expect his colleagues or mainstream believers to care much about his treatise.

everything in moderation…
# oddities

everything in moderation…

Atheism should not become bizarro theism, even though it's human nature for it to lean in that direction.