Of course everyone at LH is saddened by the senseless violence, the suffering it has caused and the ramifications that are yet to come. I do not want to provide a series of news links to articles about the attack that everyone has already read ad nauseum. I just want to provide one:Atheists Giving Aid - Boston Marathon Tragedy
If you haven’t already donated, please consider doing so. There is no minimum (or maximum!) so please try to help the victims and their families out.
Also, please consider also donating to the victims of the West Texas Explosion. It’s been a real shitty week, folks.
- The Shadow Biosphere? Life on Earth… but not as we know it
- Vatican Reaffirms Plan To Scrutinize U.S. Nuns That guy Francis is real reformer. He’ll drag the Church forward into the 18th century if he has to!
- News Media is Not a Secularist Cabal Essentially, this is just Christian privilege and whining. Nothing new.
- Study: Belief in an angry God associated with variety of mental illnesses A vengeful god makes monsters of men.
- Portsmouth's 'Messy Church' trying to bring Bible to life Gotta get ‘em while they're young!
- Kicked Out of My Church: How I Learned the “Christian” View of Gay People From a liberal Christian. Honestly, I don't know why people try so hard to square the circle. Just leave. Why beg to be deacons of a church that holds these views if you yourself don't believe that crap? And no, they aren't "good people" if that is the way they think. It's ok to say that to.
- New Hampshire Republican refers to women as ‘vaginas’ How’s that rebranding going, GOP?
- Snopes: Mr. Rogers quote "Look for the Helpers" When I saw someone posted a snopes link I have to admit I was scared it was a fake quote. Thankfully it isn't!
- New Zealand Lawmakers Break Into Maori Love Song As Parliament Approves Same Sex Marriage
This provided me a much needed laugh on Tuesday AM. Tony Gwynn Jr. of the L.A. Dodgers expertly mocks a heckler.
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