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So the big news this week is the resignation of Pope Joseph Ratzinger. The internet, run by an intricate web of soulless non-believers was ablaze with pope memes. I couldn't come up with any side-splitting child rape jokes better than the ones you’ve already heard and I didn’t want to perseverate on the pontiff wordplay. There were so many banner pics to choose from this week. I couldn’t decide.
Pope Succession Candidates This has led to talk about a possible black pope. I don’t want to be called a racist every time I criticize the next pope by someone who wants to use race as a shield. It’s about as distasteful to me as announcing that I am a black man before each critique I make with my keyboard.
I don't know how I never knew of this before. I jokingly asked an acquaintance to create a video game called "Immortal Kombat" based on a meme I recently saw (after the jump). He let me know it has been done and I am elated that I can embed it here.
Now we just have to get The Flying Spaghetti Monster (peace be upon him) added to the game.
“I’ll Pray For You”—Powerful or Pointless? I appreciate the gesture. Even if it really means: Maybe an endorsement from a virtuous person like myself will change Yahweh's mind about torturing this guy for all eternity in the lake of fire.
Lawrence Krauss: Stop Validating Ignorance "...the notion that the earth is 6,000 years old to be promulgated in schools is like teaching kids that the distance across the United States is 17 feet. That’s how big an error it is."