Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'atheism''

What Does a Solar Eclipse Do Besides Obscure the Sun?


It was about one o’clock on a cool Saturday afternoon of March 7, 1970. Several teammates and I were standing on the running track in front of Leon High School getting ready to do some extra [...]

Et tu Richard? Richard Dawkins Cancelled by Berkeley Radio Station- “Islamophobic”


Anyone who has followed our website over the years or pays attention to religious news is certainly familiar with Richard Dawkins. He may be the best known atheist and anti-theist in the world. He is a [...]

New Poll: Religious Slide Continues in USA


The results of a new poll conducted by the highly respected Pew Research Center for Religion and Public Life (PRCRPL) was released on November 3rd. For many years the PRCRPL has followed the trends in various [...]

Planned Parenthood and “Situation Ethics”


 In the 1960s an ordained Episcopal priest and Harvard Divinity School ethics professor named Joseph Fletcher (1905-1991) wrote a best selling book titled Situation Ethics. In his lectures and books, Fletcher (who later admitted he was [...]

The Passing of Gretchen Passantino Coburn


I doubt many of you have ever heard of Bob and Gretchen Passantino, but they were two of the most outstanding apologists and cult researchers in the field for more than three decades. Bob died in [...]

A Day We Shouldn’t Forget (But not just for the reason you think)


I remember it like it was yesterday. It was late Friday afternoon in Mrs. Farrell’s sixth-grade class at the old Sealey Elementary School on 7th Avenue in Tallahassee. A guy named Joe and I were having [...]

“The Life of Pi”- Take Your Kids, but Don’t Just Leave it There!


My wife and I just got home from seeing Ang Lee’s incredible new film “The Life of Pi.” I encourage you to see it and take your older children and teens (about age 10 and up [...]

The Day After


The elections are finally over! And, whether or not your favorite candidates won, like me, on one level you are probably relieved it is all over.  For the past year it seems all we heard about was [...]

“Flying Nuns” vs. “Flying Nones”?


One of the most innocuous TV shows ever made was “The Flying Nun.” It starred a very young Sally Field as a Catholic Nun who, when the wind blew under her wide brimmed habit, could lift [...]

What’s Going on with the Atheists?


If there was ever any doubt that Atheism is a belief system (rather than a factual system based on empirical proof), the Atheists, themselves, are removing any doubt. If it walks like a duck, looks like [...]