Category Archives: Imaginary friends
According to her website, Jan Moir has a partner referred to only as ‘S’. Our old friends at Christian Voice have a press release echoing her comments that Stephen Gateley’s death was linked to his being gay. Christian Voice is run by (and possibly composed entirely of) Stephen Green. Just a coincidence, I’m sure.
I was wondering if I should do a farewell post, just in case the stopped clock principle has finally come good and the predictions that the end of the world would begin today are right. (via Jamie) Then I realised that even if they are right, there’s very little chance that I, or any of [...]
As part of my ongoing mission to make this site consist solely of links to Graham Linehan’s – it’s like stalking, but without the secrecy or the scariness – here he is talking about strange quotes found on fundamentalist sites (warning: language some may find offensive, and opinions others may find offensive. A small number [...]
Sometimes it’s just too easy: Tony Blair avoided talking about his religious views while in office for fear of being labelled “a nutter”, the former prime minister has revealed. Yes, because there’s absolutely nothing nutterish at all about this, is there?: Holidaying on the Mexican Riviera in August 2001, they underwent a “rebirthing ritual” in [...]
Via Graham Linehan, the USA gets its first atheist member of Congress, Pete Stark of California: Stark, who is a Unitarian, is the highest-ranking American politician to openly declare that he is nontheist. Although Stark denies a belief in a god, he was quick to note that the Stark family does recognize a supreme being: [...]
Watching Richard Dawkins meet Derren Brown on The Enemies Of Reason documentary, I was struck by the idea that if it were fiction, they’d likely then use that as a basis to team up and fight irrationality-based crime.