Religion

The Real Meaning and Context of Homosexuality in the Bible and the Ancient World

By March 31, 2015
apostle_paul

While religious freedom is an inextricable feature of a constitutional society, to exploit and abuse religious freedom while bastardizing what the Bible actually says in context for the stated purpose discrimination is, itself, both gravely immoral and contrary to a lengthy syllabus of biblical teachings.

Rand Paul Flubs the First Amendment While Pandering To Religious Leaders

By March 30, 2015
RandPaul

Rand Paul misunderstands the very first line of the First Amendment.

Father Of Atheist Tells CNN His Son Is ‘a Dead Person’ Because That’s What the Bible Teaches

By March 25, 2015
DavidGormley

Jesus or die.

Scientology Is Even Crazier Than You Think: A Review Of HBO’s ‘Going Clear’

By March 24, 2015
TomCruise

The upcoming documentary tears the Church of Scientology to shreds without even trying.

A Woman Was Set On Fire For Burning a Quran, But Somehow She’s the ‘Mentally Ill’ One

By March 20, 2015
AfghanWoman

For an omnipotent being, god sure is sensitive.

Sinatra and a Rapper Talk About God In Playboy 50 Years Apart… With Very Different Results

By March 18, 2015
BanksSinatra

A tale of two minds.

Saudi Blogger Now Faces Execution As the Country Is Set To Break Beheading Record

By March 17, 2015
Raif

It’s 2015, but Saudi Arabia is meting out punishment like it’s 799.

Patton Oswalt Gets Atheism and Religion Horribly Wrong

By March 17, 2015
Patton

Patton Oswalt usually nails it, but here he couldn’t be more wrong.

74% Of Liberals Somehow Think Favorably Of This Anti-Gay, Anti-Abortion Public Figure

By March 13, 2015
MysteryMan

Never underestimate the power of wishful thinking and low expectations.

Christian Lawmaker Slams Hinduism But Ends Up Making Case Against Christian Prayer

By March 05, 2015
Nuxoll

An Idaho state senator gives a virtuoso performance of bigoted buffoonery.

Reza Aslan Is Still Staying Dumb Things About Atheists

By March 04, 2015
Aslan

The religious scholar was in rare form during an interview with noted plagiarist C.J. Werleman.

It Seems the New Atheist-Bashers Were Wrong About the Chapel Hill Shooter’s Motive

By March 03, 2015
ChapelHill

Defenders of Islam would be disappointed with this news were they capable of actually believing it.

Stephen Colbert Discusses His Favorite Things About Being Catholic (VIDEO)

By March 02, 2015
colbert_catholic

One of the many things I admire about Stephen Colbert is that in spite of the anti-religion and vocally anti-Catholic leanings of a large portion of his audience, he owns his Catholicism.

Best Of Banter: GOP Govs Don’t Care, Chuck C. Johnson’s Still a Douche, and Bill O’Reilly’s Most Bizarre Lie Yet

By February 26, 2015
billo

Here’s the week that was, at The Daily Banter.

10 Religious ‘Gotcha’ Questions Scott Walker Should Answer

By February 24, 2015
ScottWalker

Ten religious questions Scott Walker should answer.

Saudi Arabia Arrests Men For Dancing Because It Makes People Gay

By February 23, 2015
ObamaSaudi

It’s just the latest example of the staunch American ally’s outrageous oppression.

Obama Probably Isn’t a Christian and There’s Nothing Wrong With That

By February 23, 2015
Obama

It’s quite unlikely the president is a Christian, and that’s entirely ok.

Devout Christian Dr. Ben Carson Comes Out in Favor Of War Crimes

By February 17, 2015
carson

Not only is this position morally abhorrent, it’s actually completely hypocritical compared with Carson’s professed Christian beliefs.