Tag Archives: atheism

More Satanist Cringe: Holiday edition

A Satanist shares how to cope with the Thanksgiving – Christmas season and the stresses of nosey family members, Trump-voting uncles, invitations to prayer and all that icky stuff. Here is the advice in abbreviated form: Know your own desires. If you don’t want to argue politics or go to church, don’t. Know how to […]

Snark and Rage

The Catholics and their fat mama Mary did not stop our Black Mass. The consecrated host was defiled, destroyed, and swept into the trash where it belongs. Thank you Brash brewing company for hosting this wonderful event! Public Unbaptism early 2020 y'all! #HAILSATAN — The Satanic Temple – Houston (@HoustonTST) November 24, 2019 I know […]

Godless Utopia

A new book titled Godless Utopia describes Soviet anti-religious propaganda, some of which The Guardian shares. The theme of religious belief being an obstacle to progress is a common one. Below, a boy entranced by the vision of the future struggles to get away from his grandmother as she drags him to a shadowy church. […]

The Rise and Fall of New Atheism

Scott Alexander points out the sudden rise and fall of New Atheism, which in the mid 2000s transitioned from rational arguments about the non-existence of God to a sort of umbrella for Progressive activists. He argues that the reasons are ultimately political. President Bush was an Evangelical, so Progressives focused on atheism as a way […]

Does Conversion Make You Stupid?

Yet another Evangelical pseudo-celebrity publicly apostatized this week with this bit of deep thinking: How many preachers fall? Many. No one talks about it. How many miracles happen. Not many. No one talks about it. Why is the Bible full of contradictions? No one talks about it. How can God be love yet send four […]

My Faith is Shaken

This is first time I’ve seen an atheist argument on the internet that left my faith truly shaken: Christian theology claims that God is both all-powerful and all-good. But this presents an enormous problem for the theist. If God is all-good and all-loving, and he has the power to accomplish anything he wills, then why […]

Underwhelming atheist apologetics

This is a good example of low-brow atheism. It opens with an offensively stupid thought experiment about archaic humans scurrying around the plains of Africa interpreting every noise as a threat and running for their lives, because it is better to be wrong than to be eaten by a saber-tooth tiger. Because of this, human […]