Benjamin D. Mullins

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Student captures people’s expressions after being told they’re beautiful

Amazing how a few words of encouragement can make (or break) someone’s day. 18-year-old Shea Glover proves this with a simple but powerful social …

French Atheist-Turned-Theologian Unveils What He Believes Every ‘Consistent Atheist’ Must Affirm About the ‘Islamic Terrorists in Paris’

Guillaume Bignon, a Parisian who currently lives with his family in New York, was an atheist before converting to Christianity and becoming a theologian — an experience that led him to deliver some pointed messages about faith in the wake of Friday’s terror attack.<p>Guillaume Bignon …

Why 'Downton Abbey' Has No Traces of God and Christianity

"Downton Abbey" seemed to have banished traces of God and Christianity from all its episodes, and historical advisor Alastair Bruce revealed why.<p>Many …

Polls: Americans believe in evolution, less in creationism.

Few issues have divided the American public as bitterly as Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution by natural selection. Since <i>On the Origin of …

Religion

Stephen Hawking: There Is No God And The Theory Of Evolution Better Explains The Origin Of Life

For someone that is supposedly so “brilliant”, Stephen Hawking really doesn’t have a clue. In a recent interview with Spain’s El Mundo, Hawking …

Introducing Atheists to God

The philosophical proofs of Gods' existence are a helpful first step<p>The first battleground for any evangelizer is the question of God’s existence. …

You don’t need God for comfort: 7 places atheists can turn to in times of need

The support net for nonbelievers is far wider and more comprehensive than even they realize<p>"But people need religion for community! For social support! People get so much from religion—counseling, emotional help during hard times, financial help during hard times, rituals and rites of passage, day …

Paul Prather: Why religion makes some act better and enables others to wreak mayhem

In a leaders’ meeting a couple of Sundays ago, our church’s deacon of education, Cathy, told us about a girl who has been participating in our …

What Do Religious Holidays Mean For Us ?

The holiday season is here . Many people will be celebrating with turkey and other culinary delights, wine, company, watching football. As Advent and Christmas approach many people will be out buying presents, trees, decorations, cards. Christians in churches and elsewhere will be preparing their …

A Gay Atheist's Response to Islamophobia

Here's why this gay atheist is so adamant in his refusal to marginalize those, who by dint of their religion, would marginalize me.<p>It's because I don't think inside their religion is where most people live.<p>What I mean is that almost everybody on the planet spends the vast majority of each day …

“It’s unacceptable to give religious privilege only to those who believe in the supernatural”: The Satanic Temple challenges the religious right

Smart political theater or real religion? Satanic Temple’s leader on the group’s challenge to religious privilege<p>A small sect called the Satanic Temple has been giving the religious right fits by insisting that religious freedoms granted to Christians should apply to Satanists too. Is the group …

Ricky Gervais highlights worst misconceptions about atheism

Ricky Gervais has criticised those who misconstrue atheism for arrogance during a discussion about religious beliefs.<p>The comedic actor and animal …

The Naked Diaries: Women Share Nudes And Emotional Stories In Instagram Project Celebrating Their Bodies

Women have been sharing naked selfies as part of a project celebrating the true beauty of the female form.<p>'The Naked Diaries' photo project shows off …

Social Media

Six Foolproof And Effective Things To Do To Bring Atheists Back To The Lord

A few years ago, I told my mother, a Christian woman from Mississippi who had freshly aged into her 60s, that I was an atheist. She didn’t speak to …

Kozue Amano's "Amanchu!" Manga to Receive Anime Adaptation in 2016

<i>Amanchu!</i>, a shōnen manga by Kozue Amano about a teenage girl with a passion for scuba diving, is receiving an anime adaptation in the Summer 2016. …

Manga

People are selling PlayStation 4 consoles with P.T. installed for $1,500

One of the most compelling, talked-about games of the eighth console generation is gone forever for new customers. But if you have the game installed …

Selling

Why Are Current Consoles Not Backward Compatible?

We're in the eighth generation of home video game consoles, and of the three most popular options, two are not backward compatible. Nintendo's Wii U offers access to its back catalog of Wii games through a separate console mode and to games from the company's early days through the Virtual Console. …

Anime Review: No Game No Life

<i>By Misogi</i> <br>The story revolves around two siblings: Sora and Shiro. The 17 year-old brother and a 11 year-old sister carry an infamous reputation in …

Pokémon Centers planning a new Eevee-centric line of goods

Pokémon Centers have announced that a new line of merch based on the infinitely adorable Eevee will be unveiled soon.<p>No Pokémon has more evolutionary …

"Triage X" TV Anime ED Song PV by Kazutomi Yamamoto

Following the OP song "triage" by Saeko Zougou featuring Nagareda Project, Nippon Columbia Music posted a short version music video for "Soleil …

Manga

Anime Instrumentality's 7th Year Anniversary and a Certain April Fools

Comparing the last 3 months to the rest of last year and the difference is night and day. we made the resolution last year to continue pecking away …

Code Geass: Akito the Exiled Anime Expanded to 5 Episodes

5th episode to premiere this fall<p>Sunrise producer Yoshitaka Kawaguchi announced at the premiere of the Code Geass: Akito the Exiled anime project's …

Manga

"Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?" Bed Sheets to be Offered at Weekend Event

<i>Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon?'s</i> Twitter feed has previewed the special goods that will be offered at Genco's booth at May 2nd's …

Omake Gif Anime - <em>Trinity Seven</em> - Episode 13 [OVA] - Trinity Seven Fantasy

<p>Arata still has a vivid imagination. It doesn't look like a whole lot of studying going on with the Seven Mages, though...<p>We didn't see this lady …