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Comics and Cancer

Randall Munroe, the creator of the well-known webcomic, xkcd, is on a relaxed publishing schedule due to a very sick family member right now. And out of that trying experience, he draws these three awesome panels: Hell yeah, Randall. Something Personal When my father was fighting cancer, he (even while being Read more…

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Did the Prayers for Christopher Hitchens Work?

[box sid=”box-alert” type=”info” ]UPDATE: Christopher Hitchens died on Thursday December 15, 2011.[/box] I may have been the only atheist who didn’t know that September 20th was supposedly “Everyone Pray for (Christopher) Hitchens Day.” Ever since he was diagnosed with cancer of the esophagus, his illness and his attitude about it have been Read more…

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Child Preachers

As I grew up I became  a very good performer when it came to preaching a message, sharing my testimony, or revealing an insight from the “holy spirit.” Do you want to see just how early indoctrination, training, and exposure to the mannerisms, cultures, and languages of religion starts? Check Read more…