The simple one word answer is "Yes", I was writing about this a few days ago and clarified that the Quran does indeed promote a flat-earth view. There are many verses such as the following ... 15:19 And the earth We have spread out (like a carpet); set thereon mountains firm and immovable; and produced therein all kinds of things in due balance. 20:53 He Who has, made for you the earth like a carpet spread out; has enabled you to go about therein by roads (and channels); and has sent down … [Read more...]
Thomas Friedman offers some very interesting insights into Egypt within the New York Times ... The country is more divided than ever between Islamist and less religious and liberal parties, and the Egyptian currency has lost 8 percent of its value against the dollar in the last two months. Even more disturbing, there has been a sharp increase lately in cases of police brutality and rape directed at opposition protesters. It is all adding up to the first impression that President Mohamed Morsi … [Read more...]
You would think they had learned a few lessons by now, but now apparently not. The news is that the disgraced American Cardinal who covered up child abuse has announced that he will be attending next month's conclave to elect a new Pope. This cretinous lunatic concealed abuse cases involving dozens of priests in the US ... yet ... He was stripped of those duties by his successor, Archbishop Jose Gomez, who took over from him in 2011. Catholics on both sides of the Atlantic said it would be … [Read more...]
I thought that today it might be fun to take a look at some Islamic Apologetics so that you can get a feel for the arguments that are presented. You might indeed be familiar with some of the well-worn Christian variety, but what about Islam, does it re-cycle the Christian arguments, or do they take a different tact? lets see. Mohammed, (yes, that really is his name), opens with ... I would like to remind you that in the 1970′s the scientists of the day were seriously concerned that we were … [Read more...]
BDNEWS24 reports on the tragic death of Bangladeshi blogger, Ahmed Rajib. The police report that he was brutally hacked to death and had his throat slit. Protesters believe Rajib became the target of fundamentalists for his interpretations of Islam from the standpoint of a self-proclaimed atheist. His blogging attracted threats to his life. One such post is still there in ‘Sonar Bangla’, a blog known to have been operated by pro-Jamaat-e-Islami activists. Protesters are convinced that the … [Read more...]
If you would like to know why all Comics worship at Carlin’s altar then watch this clip ... If you are a tad concerned regarding his criticism of the 10 commandments, then you might like to consider how incomplete they are, not one hint that rape, slavery or child molestation is a bad idea.