Friday, February 17, 2012

Friday Link Dump 2/17/12

Saudi Journalist Facing Blasphemy Charges I know it’s a simple online petition, but it’s better than nothing. Please consider signing this: King Abdullah: Immediately release journalist Hamza Kashgari.

 Responses from Two PA Lawmakers Regarding the "Year of the Bible"

Hypocrisy and Ignorance: Birth Control Outrage The hypocrisy displayed is worse, ... considering that 

contraception has helped the United States, prevented abortion, and saved lives while other government monstrosities supported by right-wing Christian leaders have overwhelmingly led to harm and unnecessary death of human life.”

Congressional Birth Control Hearing Involves Exactly Zero People Who Have a Uterus

Attacking Religious Liberty? Churches Aren’t People."While any house of worship or religion has the right in the United States as guaranteed by the Constitution and the First Amendment to tell its members that contraceptives are unacceptable for followers, it is not acceptable to enlist the government’s help in enforcing such religious doctrine."

The Vagina Ideologues - Sean Hannity's Holy Sausage Fest

Bishop Nickless: Contraception Mandate a Plot by the Devil that Must be Violently Opposed Yes, I can see how secularism and atheism are dangerous considering a Catholic bishop is saying shit like this.

GAH! Words can no longer adequately describe how much I loathe the political and religious right. This idiotic controversy of theirs perfectly illustrates their backwards beliefs and their silly, small universe.

Poll on the bigotry of revealing Mormon theology More of the typical “How dare you acknowledge the crazy shit people believe!” accusation of bigotry. Frankly I am sick of that accusation and it only emboldens me.

Google's Valentine's Day Doodle Includes Same-Sex Couples

‘Spreading Romney’ satire leaks into candidate’s top Google results OK. Open up another tab. Go to Google. Search for “Spreading Romney.” Click on the “” link and boost it. Then come back here. Democracy!

Lest we forget the original...Random Frothy gif!

Adam is right; that never gets old.

Barton: Obama is a "Christian Atheist" David Barton *shakes fist* is a first class fool.

Hey Girl, Neil deGrasse Tyson Would Like To Show You The Scale of the Universe I would like to think we had a hand in spreading the word on that since we posted it *cough* two weeks ago *cough*.

Something From Nothing: Lawrence Krauss and Richard Dawkins

Keep the Children Out of Here… The Creation Museum in KY is leading the poll. May Zeus have mercy upon all of us! Let's all vote for the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Alabama, yes? THINK OF THE CHILDREN!

Science: It's Really, Really Hard, And That's Something To Celebrate

5 Brave Religious Leaders Who Fought Christian Theocracy in America: We shouldn’t overlook members of the Christian clergy who have buttressed the church-state wall.

Akintoba - An Atheist in Nigeria

Clint Eastwood Hits Back Against Super Bowl Ad Critics Conservatives really are simply pathetic.

The Trouble With Theistic Evolution

Darwin and Lincoln Day

Mammals Made By Viruses

DNA-tangling molecule could revolutionize treatments for cancer and HIV

Random Quotes From a Charlatan: Pat Robertson

A Texas Judge Reams Newt Gingrich's Vicious Ass Fantastic.

Eliminating liberal bias in the Bible Like the author of the article, I cannot wait to see what kind of trainwreck this is!

Metallica - Leper Messiah Just a random post because I can.

Brains Are Automatic, But People Are Free