Category Archives: Opinion

“The Catholic Church Says Some Child Abuse Victims Gave “Consent” When Assaulted” – (Patheos)

Today in the stories that are sure to piss you off, we have this one out of Britan, reported on by The Friendly Atheist Hemant Mehta. The Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority is the UK government agency that, among other things, … Continue reading

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“The Connection Between Ghosts, UFOs and God” – (Patheos)

I recently read an article that I found had interesting insights on the topic of paranormal and extraterrestrial beliefs of the nonreligious. I was surprised by the findings, and have a few comments of my own. Here’s an interesting fact: … Continue reading

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Eggs – Are They Dangerous?

  Some time ago, I heard some claims made about eggs that I felt compelled to look into. My Being that they are a fairly common staple in my diet, it seemed something I should be check into. The claims … Continue reading

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Autonomous Vehicles And The Trolley Problem – Why It Annoys Me

A few months ago (October 2016 to be precise), I came across an article that caught my attention. I was planning on doing something with it earlier, but it ended up falling through the cracks. Life became chaotic on most … Continue reading

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Things That Annoy Me – Part 15

72.) Performance Evaluations / Appraisals If there is one part of typical jobs that has always annoyed me, it is this yearly bullshit session. The appraisal. You sit down with your boss (whether they are likeable, tolerable or a downright … Continue reading

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“How One Tweet Can Ruin Your Life” – John Ronson

What we have here, is a must see for everyone. Long ago (or so it would seem now) in 2013, there was a woman named Justine Sacco. Some readers may remember the name. I don’t. Unsurprising, being that I was … Continue reading

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The Atheist Air Conditioner

Its another warm day here in the continental interior. Dubai. Abu Dhabi. Miami. Orlando. In essence, anywhere where the god awful heat of the summer sun makes outdoor activity an undue chore, and a good nights sleep without a fan … Continue reading

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