Re-posted from my blog Killed By Fish.
There's a new billboard up the street from my house:
When May 22nd comes around - we need to pretend to all know someone that isn't h ere any longer. Those that were "left behind" will just have to come to grips with the fact the rapture came and went and they weren't on the…Continue
I was lookn' for urine!
Added by Secular Forces 2013 on December 28, 2010 at 2:27pm — No Comments
Not sure how sharing a candy bar makes you want to have a Prayer Day, but now it's in place in the Federated States of Micronesia, who has had a close tie with the US since World War II, and is very religious, although not as diverse as the US (Roman Catholic 50%, Protestant 47%, other 3%).
"[President] Mori explained he was inspired to create this day for FSM after attending the 2007 Annual National Prayer Breakfast at the White House in…Continue
In April of this year, U.S. District Court Judge (Western Wisconsin District) ruled that the National Day of Prayer is unconstitutional, and equated the 1952 and 1988 laws establishing the Day of Prayer as federally mandated calls for religious action. In so deciding, U.S. District Judge Barbara Crabb wrote that the government can no more enact laws supporting a day of prayer than it can encourage citizens to fast during Ramadan, attend a synagogue or practice magic.…Continue
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Added by Carol Everhart Roper on May 9, 2010 at 8:52pm — No Comments
This is such a good example of why atheists and non-theists, as well as many theists (visit the American’s United for the Separation of…Continue
"It may be that ministers really think that their prayers do good and it may be that frogs imagine that their croaking brings spring." Robert Green Ingersoll, "Which Way?" (1884)"
Yesterday was the National Day of Prayer. Every year, true believers – mostly Evangelical Christians gather to encourage "every individual the need for personal…Continue