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Fighting God: Hundreds Pray, Protest Removed Religious Plaques

MIDLOTHIAN, TX — About 200 parents and students gathered Wednesday evening to pray outside Longbranch Elementary School in Midlothian.

They’re proclaiming their faith after two plaques referencing God were removed from Longbranch and Mountain Park Elementary schools. 84 more words


Mental Health Break, With Gratuitous Woozle, for Hump-Day

Thanks, Skippy, for the heads-up on the NRA getting some nerdish attention!  Not to be confused with nerdish affection, btw.

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Paganism & Rationalism


There have been a few stories making national headlines lately about restauranteurs offering discounts for religious patrons. Perhaps you’ve seen some of them.

North Carolina Diner Offers Customers 15 Percent Discount for ‘Praying in Public’ 431 more words


A shot across Lebanon, Missouri's bow

Twice the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) has written to the Superintendent of Schools of the Lebanon, Missouri school district, and twice they have been met with silence. 318 more words

Exemptions from religion in Catholic schools

Dear Pope Francis,

In today’s newspaper, I read about parents who choose to send their children to the Catholic schools here in Ontario, yet want them exempted from religion classes so they can do courses they feel are more suited to employment and post-secondary education. 641 more words


Guitar-string company gives discount for using "Jesus Christ" coupon

Reader John Danley, a guitarist, informed me that a company called “Strings and Beyond,” which specializes in selling guitar strings, will give you a 5% discount on your order if you use a coupon labeled “Jesus Christ.”  It’s just another case of promulgating Christianity, though, to be sure, the company says that the discount (offered through a company called “Retail Me Not” will work for nonbelievers: 233 more words

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