After being hired, fired, re-hired, and then delayed, GRACE has finally released its final report on sexual abuse at Bob Jones University(PDF).
I haven’t yet read all 301 pages so please feel free to share your findings and observations in the comments.
I suspect that Steve has just gotten a little lonely and needs some attention.
Ron Baity gives us the skinny on why the recent court rulings on same-sex marriage are going to make Ebola worse.
On this anniversary of 9/11 I thought it would be worth listening to this message that fundamentalists of every religion need to hear.
So unless you’ve been living under a rock or are a Fundy U student (but I repeat myself), you’ve heard of the ALS ice bucket challenge. As one might imagine, anything that is popular and trending across the Internet will be met with resistance and suspicion by fundamentalists who will reject it first and then make up reasons later. Here is a sample of the reactions from across the Internet:
This Fundy suggests a pretty horrifying alternative:
Not to be outdone this Fundy pastor (FB video) decides to threaten anybody who dumps ice water on him with death and recommends giving money to missions instead.
And then this dear person attempts to Jesus Juke the whole thing by continuing the “missions is better than medicine” theme:
For any fundagelicals who are prone to argue that donating to ALS research means embryonic stem cell research, there’s a list here of donations you can make to research that doesn’t include embryonic stem cells rending that particular excuse invalid.
Full Disclosure: I donated to The ALS Association this week. If you chose to douse yourself with ice water, however, feel free to link that video in the comments since I find that sort of thing highly entertaining.