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Mississippi Judge: Underage Drinkers Can Write an Essay About the Book of Revelation to Avoid Harsher Punishment

When underage drinkers get caught, Mississippi Judge Albert Fountain gives them two options to "keep the conviction off their records and avoid hefty costs":1) Write a 1,000-word essay about the effects of alcohol2) Write a 500-word essay about the effects of alcohol... and another 500-word essay about the Book of Revelation

Orleans Township (MI) Board Members Vote to Pray at Meetings; Non-Christians Won’t Get to Deliver Invocations

The Orleans Township Board in Michigan has finally figured out the problem with America: Not enough Christianity.That's why all five board members unanimously voted this week to say a prayer at the beginning of all their future meetings:

Turns Out Your Zodiac Sign Has Been a Month Off This Whole Time

"Think you're a Leo?" The New Zealand Herald asks. "You're not."The piece is highlighting a BBC Stargazing Live discussion of the zodiac, in which a curious tidbit was revealed: even if you accept the idea of astrological signs, you probably weren't born under the one you think you were.

I’ll Be Speaking in Vancouver This Weekend

If you're in the area, I'll be giving a talk at Vancouver's Langara College on Saturday afternoon. All the details are on the British Columbia Humanist Association's website and you can purchase tickets here.I'll be joined by Armin Navabi, an ex-Muslim blogger who runs the Atheist Republic website.
C'mon, people in Seattle! It's not *that* far away!

“Bible Man” Kicked Out of Tennessee Elementary School After FFRF Inquiry

For decades now, Horace Turner (a.k.a. “Bible Man”) has been making appearances at public schools. In 2012, a school district in Alabama was threatened with a lawsuit to stop the proselytizing... and the board voted to do nothing; in essence, they dared the Freedom From Religion Foundation to sue them.Bible Man couldn't deflect the unwanted attention this time around. The Grundy County Department of Education in Tennessee has promised that Bible Man will no longer be allowed to "lead religious classes" at a local elementary school.
According to FFRF's Rebecca Markert, the problems were numerous and appalling:

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Comment by John Secular Smith on September 17, 2009 at 12:24am
So was the theist's discussion euthanized?
Comment by qıƃ ɟ ǝıɔɐɹʇ on September 12, 2009 at 2:07pm
Stephen Murphy said: "Someone with pretty brown hair was cropped out of your photo!"

I just thought that Hemant was sporting his Sanjaya Malakar left-side ponytail look. ...spoken by a fellow off-center photograph sporter...

(love me some Sanjaya)
Comment by Marc Draco on August 23, 2009 at 1:54pm
Gotta love these guys http://www.illinoisfamily.org/news/contentview.asp?c=34504 - what ever happened to freedom of speech, love thy neighbor, etc.?

LOL. You go for it man!
Comment by Blake Mitchell on August 4, 2009 at 3:53pm
are there any atheist in Princeton or Trenton?

I am trying to get a meet up going and right now we have 4 people including me. I want to get a few more people if possible.Head over to the New Jersey Atheists discussion forum and make a post.
Comment by animus on August 2, 2009 at 2:48am
My bark is worse than my bite...woof! Glad to attach myself to the lighter side of atheism. My whole family is (morbidly) religious. Have learned attacking is not always a good option. So will go to my little corner for now... thanks for training me not to attack when sniffing dogma.
Comment by Susan Stanko on July 30, 2009 at 8:53am
That's okay Danielle. I am not particularly friendly either. Just ask my patrons:)
Comment by Jennifer Parsons on July 10, 2009 at 10:32pm
Hi Friendly Atheists...I think I'm friendly, so I thought I'd join. :-D
Comment by Elessarina on June 3, 2009 at 3:44pm
I will be in Chicago in early September anyone around?
Comment by Fiona on August 25, 2008 at 11:05pm
Love you friendly atheists out there
Thanx for letting me join such a friendly group
x
Fee
Comment by Allytude on August 25, 2008 at 11:02am
Hemant, there seems to be a problem with your site- I cannot access it.

However, the adverts on the right of this page are hilarious
 

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