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Christian Dad Who Mocked Son’s Atheism

I saw that Christopher Hitchens died on this date back in 2011. With this being an anniversary of sorts, I thought I’d share a little story that involves Christopher Hitchens, my son, the reddit website, and the start of my journey. I was a father who mocked my son’s atheism. The year was 2009. I…

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Re-blog: Courting Trouble, The Christian Practice of Marrying Off Teen Girls

I saw this today and thought it was really well written. It deserves a wide audience. The article is on the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) website. It’s entitled Courting Trouble, The controversy over Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore sheds light on the fundamentalist Christian practice of marrying off teen girls, written by Matt Kwong. An excerpt…

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Trump Supporter Denial

As a citizen of the USA, the last 12 months with Donald Trump have been gut wrenching. The American people elected a narcissistic idiot who constantly has his ego at the forefront of everything. He’s a threat to the safety of the world and an embarrassment to the country. But here’s the thing that truly…

Moving My Blog from WordPress.com to GoDaddy

I started this blog on the free WordPress.com service back in April 2014. I’ve had a few unrelated sites before, but this blog — about my journey away from faith — became far more important to me than the others. Since I work in the IT field and since I spend a lot of time…