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Science vs Religion Bill Nye The Science Guy debates Creationist Ken Ham

Science vs Religion: Scientist Bill Nye debates Creationist Ken Ham

Bill Nye The Science Guy debated creationist Ken Ham, contrary to the advice of fellow scientists who worried that it would legitimize creationism as a possible alternative to the accepted model of evolution. The debate was hosted in Kentucky at the Creationist museum founded by Ham. Despite having the home advantage the audience was respectful of both participants and applauded at the end ... [Read More]
Like a Virgin Birth 1% of women claim immaculate conception

Like a Virgin Birth: 1% of women claim immaculate conception

Nearly three-quarters of Americans believe in the virgin birth of Jesus Christ according to a Pew Research poll. One percent of women don't need faith. They've experienced the miracle firsthand. Britain's Medical Journal (BMJ) has published a study by the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill that examined the 14 year lifecycle period between adolescence and adulthood, and found ... [Read More]
Charlton Heston moses

Charlton Heston is a God, Literally!

Esquire magazine was inundated with cynical reactions to its feature on Dr. Eben Alexander, a neurosurgeon who gave a fanciful account of his own near-death experience in the besting-selling book Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon's Journey into the Afterlife. Alexander described riding on giant butterfly that had its own theme music! In fairness, he says might have just been really small. In ... [Read More]

Arabian Night at the Movies

Protests have broken out across the Middle East in response to a low-budget film that mocks the Islamic Prophet Muhammad. The protests originated in Libya, where the US consulate was stormed and set ablaze. The attack claimed the lives of 4 Americans: U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens, Foreign Service Information Management Officer Sean Smith, and former Navy SEALs Tyrone Woods and ... [Read More]

“Vintage” Japanese Christmas Card

Nothing quite sets the season like Christmas cards of Santa, or as he's known in Japan "American Christmas Devil." Brad McGinty received this unique card from his grandfather. "These aren’t personal Christmas cards, but rather leftover cards from my grandfather’s failed attempt at starting a greeting card company a few years after WWII," claims McGinty. A few years after my Grandfather ... [Read More]

Santa Tightens his Belt

Parents may want to dress down when visiting Santa this year. The world famous Charles W. Howard Santa Claus School is teaching students to size up parents in order to scale back expectations. Fred Honerkamp, a lecturer at the school, suggests that Santas blame mischievous elves for any possible shortcomings on Christmas day. "In the end, Santas have to be sure to never promise anything," ... [Read More]

You’ll Shoot Your Congressman, Kid

If little Ralphie lived in Arizona, A Christmas Story might have had a very different ending. At the Scottsdale Gun Club kids can get their picture taken with Santa and his little friends: AK-47, AR-15 with an attached grenade launcher, M60, M249, M240, and an $80,000 Garwood mini-gun mounted on a tripod. Ron Kennedy, general manager of the Scottsdale Gun Club, says the event isn't aimed ... [Read More]