Monthly Archives: November 2012

Does the Universe Have a Purpose

Ran across this very interesting video by Neil deGrasse Tyson today.  Thought I’d share. 

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Kentucky, don’t believe in God, get a year in jail.

A Year in Jail for Not Believing in God? A bill passed in Kentucky, you know the home of the creation museum, that could potentially land atheists in jail for up to twelve months.  The bill requires people living in the state to acknowledge … Continue reading

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Dr. Oz and Raspberry Ketone

Occasionally I get spam emails, and by occasionally I mean very very often.  I usually ignore them, most of them get caught by my spam filter but occasionally one gets through like the email that sent me this link: Phoenix … Continue reading

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Land does not get a vote.

Before I start this post let me be clear this is not a post about which political party is the best.  Anyone who reads my blog know I lean left but I also admit that there are many problems with both parties, … Continue reading

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Louisiana is in a worse state than I imagined.

I wrote a while back about Louisiana passing a voucher program that was likely to push creationism onto students by sending them to Christian private schools.  Well the bill passed and has been put into effect this year.  Thanks to … Continue reading

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It’s that time of the year again.

What time of the year is it?  The time for eggnog and carols?  The time for decorating trees and eating more turkey than is medicinally safe?  Unfortunately no, its the time of the year when fundamentalists go around complaining that atheists are ruining Christmas. I … Continue reading

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Someone doesn’t understand the concept of irony.

Who is this person you ask?  Well they wrote this article. The Feminism of 2 Peter 2:19 This person is confused because the people who rightfully complained that Rush Limbaugh called a woman a slut and jokingly agreed to pay … Continue reading

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Revolution…worst sci-fi ever.

I’ve been watching a few episodes of a new science fiction series that has come out this year called Revolution.  Now, I am used to a certain amount of difficult to believe stuff in science fiction.  We all suspend disbelief … Continue reading

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