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Islam and the Mother Lode of Bad Ideas: The Bill Maher, Sam Harris, and Ben Affleck Debate
Originally Posted: 10/09/2014 - 9:52am | Type: Blog

I agree with Bill Maher and Sam Harris that we have to criticize bad ideas. But the “mother lode of bad ideas” doesn’t come from Islam. That’s an arrogant claim that will only kindle the spirit of violence and ...

Questioning the Bible: What I Would Have Said to Bill Maher
Originally Posted: 07/31/2013 - 8:37am | Type: Press

July 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Derek Flood ...

Questioning the Bible: What I Would Have Said to Bill Maher
Originally Posted: 07/30/2013 - 12:46pm | Type: Blog

It matters how we read the Bible. So as someone who has focused on confronting those "bad parts" in Scripture, I wanted to take a stab at addressing Maher's questions. ...

(Home) Schooling Bill Maher
Originally Posted: 03/15/2012 - 7:37am | Type: Blog

Last Friday, on his weekly show "Real Time with Bill Maher," the not-so friendly atheist, Mr. Maher took issue with the Santorum families decision to homeschool their children. Tim King, former homes ...

Blame the Comedians: Playing the Humor Card
Originally Posted: 03/14/2012 - 12:07pm | Type: Blog

"First of all, comedians don't wear helmets...Comedy is not a helmet-wearing art form."... We'll let Jonny Stew explain inside the blog. "First of all, co ...

Non Sequitur (Mostly)
Originally Posted: 10/18/2011 - 4:30pm | Type: Blog

Bill Maher? Really? Bill Maher? Really? ...bleh. That is a strikingly poor That is a strikingly poor analogy from Bill Maher. Pinatas, as he says, do ...

Lord, Save Us From Your Followers: Neo-Apologetics and a Return to Civility
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

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Bill Maher's Religulous: Polemic Based on Cynical Preconceptions
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

Bill Maher is that rare thing: a media figure unafraid to say what he really thinks. Bill Maher is that rare thing: a media figure unafraid to say what he really thinks. When he ...

A 'Call and Response' to End Modern Slavery
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://www.callandresponse.com"></a></p> Last week two films were released that present propagandized visions of the Unite ...