August 19, 2012 | 9:04 pm
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August 18, 2012 | 9:56 pm
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A headline from Slate caught my eye this week: “Poll Shows Fivefold Increase in Ranks of U.S. Atheists.” But the details of the story didn’t really bear that out. The article reported that a new study found that 1 in 20 Americans now consider themselves to be atheists. That’s 5... read on
August 17, 2012 | 3:41 pm
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The American Values Network, not to be confused with Gary Bauer’s organization American Values, released the above video a few months ago and a friend of mine recently shared it in light of Mitt Romney teaming up with Paul Ryan. The title, “Paul Ryan and Ayn Rand vs. Jesus,” is quite sensationalized. But there has been much discussion about Ryan’s love of Ayn Rand and his statement that the morality she created had a deep influence on his budget plan, which has led some to question whether his budget plan is “un-Christian.”
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