Archive for September, 2008

Is Chocolate Jesus Spongeworthy?

Sunday, September 21st, 2008

Spongebob sees something he likes! Brian sent me a link to an article at Cracked: “7 Things From Pop Culture That Apparently Piss Jesus Off”. It lists seven benign things that have nevertheless upset the fundies. The list includes Starbucks, Dr. Who, Coca-Cola, a Wisconsin public school, and of course, Harry Potter. Also included on […]

Tough Pairings

Saturday, September 20th, 2008

This is the Sept. 5 edition of a webcomic called Calamities of Nature:

Resentful Rubes

Friday, September 19th, 2008

In the comments to my last post, Brian posted a link to an article at the Huffington Post. The article is titled “An Open Letter to All Republicans from a Former Religious Right Activist”. It is written by Frank Schaeffer, a moderate Christian and ex-fundie. It’s an excellent article. He discusses the damage done to […]

John McCain’s Key Demographic

Friday, September 19th, 2008

This is one of those weeks I’ve been busy, so I’ll just phone it in today. Here’s a video! (YouTube page is here)

Carnival of the Godless Turns 100

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

You can now perceive the 100th installment of the Carnival of the Godless at Prior Perceptions. I’ve read all of the articles. There are some good ones on there, but nothing jumped out at me as especially noteworthy. You’ll find a few articles discussing Sarah Palin. If you’re as scared of the prospect of her […]

Rorschach Test

Saturday, September 13th, 2008

Here’s a psychology test. Look at the following inkblots. What do you see? Choose the answer that is closest to your own reaction. Image 1 a. Two people enjoying a nice day in the backyard. b. Two artists creating a sculpture. c. Two drug addicts, each with a monkey on his back. d. That’s vile, […]

Six Million Dollar Logic

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

(YouTube page is here. Steve Austin images from Johnny LaRue’s Crane Shot.) I was looking at a fundie web site as a possible victim beneficiary of one of my fiskings. That site led me to another, even more worthy victim beneficiary. I hope to return to the first article soon, but let’s have fun with […]

Nobody Was Expecting Sarah Palin, Either

Monday, September 8th, 2008

PZ had this on his site. It’s too good not to show here. Their web site is here. I like their lawyer. I’d vote for him, too: I guess Spiny Norman was busy.