Category Archives: The god problem

Let’s go to Saudi Arabia for the belly laugh of the day

Hey! Saudi Arabia is getting all modern. From 538 Significant Digits: 35 years Saudi Arabia has lifted its 35-year ban on commercial movie theaters, and the Saudi government anticipates 300 theaters by 2030. Last week saw a number of screenings … Continue reading

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The god problem, from those marvelous Good Values people in MS

The good book (not mine, btw, but someone’s) raises its cover, via Kevin Underhill, in Lowering the Bar. Who, as a good lawyer, points out the constitutional problem with making the bible an “official state book.” Oh, Good, Another “Official … Continue reading

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The gods [sic] problem in Iceland

From 538 Significant Digits: 4,000 members Number of adherents to Ásatrú, a religious movement in Iceland that worships pre-Christian pagan gods like Thor, Odin, and Freya. It’s the largest non-Christian religion in Iceland. However, the group is now contending with … Continue reading

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