Gary Gibson, Jr.
, who previously released
a hip-hop song about God, has a new song out called "Blackout
" and it's awesome. I don't know how he packed so many rhymes in it, but he did:
In preparation for an upcoming Atheist Voices video, we're trying to compile a list of the biggest atheism-related news stories of the year.
If you have any suggestions for us to include, please leave them in the comments! Thanks :)
Michael Luciano explains
how conservatives think atheists view Christmas. (It's like he's giving away our game plan!)
Imagine you are convicted of multiple fraud-related felonies involving the theft of a six-figure sum of money. You're looking at a maximum sentence of 30 years
. If the prosecution asked for a ten-year sentence with five years suspended, you'd probably breathe a sigh of relief, even though you'd still expect to spend considerable time behind bars. A couple of years at least, right?
Montana pastor and one-time novelist Harris Himes
, however, bagged himself a Christmas miracle of sorts when he got a judge to sentence him to roughly 65 days
What these men do -- buying underage girls for sex
-- is neither prostitution nor in any way illegal under the Shiite interpretation of Islam. It's a religious practice called nikah mut'ah
, a convenience marriage that can last anywhere from minutes to months, with a divorce included in the agreement. Money changes hands -- perhaps a few thousand dollars -- and the rich buyer goes off (and gets
off) with his newly-acquired sex slave, until he tires of her.