9 Questions That Atheists Might Find Insulting And the Answers

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Some questions make atheists feel second-class — and make you look like a jerk for asking them. May 14, 2013  | Asked of Hispanic-Americans: “Are you in this country legally?” Asked of gays and lesbians and bisexuals: “How do you have sex?” Asked of transgender people: “Have you had the surgery?” Asked of African Americans: “Can […]

Russian army introduces the flying Orthodox – Not a Joke

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Church-in-a-box … A Russian military Orthodox chapel. Photographs: Russian Airborne Force The Russian military unveiled an unlikely new weapon in its arsenal this month – an army of parachuting priests. The unit of chaplains, who have joined the Russian Airborne Force to train in parachute jumping and vehicle assembly, will operate out of flatpack churches […]

Jail for Catholic priest who sexually abused teenage girl

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SOURCE A Roman Catholic priest who sexually abused a 17-year-old girl in his church had damaged her faith in God and divided a community with his lies, a judge said as he jailed him. William Finnegan, 60, known as “Father Bill” to his parishioners, was imprisoned for six months when he appeared at Bradford Crown Court yesterday […]

Discrimination against atheists

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Discrimination against atheists (sometimes called atheophobia) includes the persecution and discrimination faced by atheists and those labeled as atheists in the past and in the current era. Differing definitions of atheism historically and culturally mean those discriminated against might not be considered truly atheist by modern Western standards. In constitutional democracies, legal discrimination against atheists is uncommon, but some atheists and atheist groups, particularly […]

Clarence Darrow – Why I Am An Agnostic

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An agnostic is a doubter. The word is generally applied to those who doubt the verity of accepted religious creeds of faiths. Everyone is an agnostic as to the beliefs or creeds they do not accept. Catholics are agnostic to the Protestant creeds, and the Protestants are agnostic to the Catholic creed. Any one who […]

This Is the Porn That Gets Downloaded in the Vatican

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It can get lonely in the Vatican: with a population of just over 800, sometimes it’s inevitable that nobody will want to hang out with you. Which might explain this list, which details the porn that’s been downloaded in the Vatican recently. Torrent Freak was casually taking a look at the most popular torrents within Vatican […]

Two babies stricken with herpes after ritual ultra-orthodox Jewish oral blood sucking circumcision in New York City

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  Since 2000 13 known cases of herpes have been contracted from the religious practice Two deaths and two babies suffering brain damage have resulted Department of health warns there being no safe way to perform the ritual that dates back more than 5,000 years The department of health says one of the latest infants […]

Ex-priest admits home drug dealing

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A suspended Roman Catholic priest accused of making more than 300,000 dollars (£200,000) in methamphetamine sales and running an adult video and sex toy shop has admitted a federal drug charge. Kevin Wallin of Waterbury, Connecticut, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Wallin is scheduled to be sentenced on June […]