Dead Wild Roses: Violence in DWR’s Front Yard – Edmonton’s Brush With ISIS-Style Terror

  Well.   That happened.   (Never fear folks, yours truly and the rest of the DWR crew were nowhere near the downtown where this incident took place.) I’m used to commenting on and reporting on these types of events when they happen not where I live.  The events that happened on Saturday (September 30th) changed ...

Dead Wild Roses: Edmonton School Board Boots Christian Misogynists and their Abstinence Only Platform

Because Magic, taught as fact, in the curriculum is AWESOME! Further breaking news: The Edmonton Public School Board will also remove Soylent Green Recipe Book from the Foods curriculum. How does feculence like this happen in my school system? “An Edmonton teen and her mother have filed a complaint with the Human Rights Commission over a high ...

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Sunday Religious Disservice – Omnipotence Fails

Good morning.  Today’s disservice is on the short and sweet side as cracking this particular religious chestnut is neither particularly complex or time consuming.  Necessary?  Of course, but hey on the Canadian long weekend everyone gets a brain break. 🙂 Enjoy. Filed under: Religion Tagged: Assorted Religious Delusions, Fail, Omnipotence, Religion, The DWR Sunday Disservice

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Sunday Religious Disservice – Omnipotence Fails

Good morning.  Today’s disservice, with many thanks to AntiCitizen-X,  is on the short and sweet side as cracking this particular religious chestnut is neither particularly complex or time consuming.  Necessary?  Of course, but hey on the Canadian long weekend everyone gets a brain break. 🙂 Enjoy.     [Edit: Grr. – What I get for ...

Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Sunday Disservice – Appreciating Eric Hovind

  It is a lighter Disservice today, kick back and laugh at the profound religious stupidity of Eric Hovind and the baffle-gab he extrudes.   Filed under: Housekeeping Tagged: Assorted Religious Delusions, Christianity, Religion, Stupidity in motion, The DWR Sunday Religious Disservice, YEC

Dead Wild Roses: US Christians led Astray by Republican Party – “Shocking.”

I know, I know.  Belief in magic is not really the best way to run anything, but rather than focusing on the silly nature of believing in the Grand Oooga-Booga, lets look at how those in power keep their ‘base’ ignorant and happy to continue to  lap up all mendacity that spews forth from the ...

Dead Wild Roses: The DWE Sunday Disservice – Malala Yousafzai’s Book Banned

Pakistan announced that Malala Yousafzai’s book “I Am Malala” was banned from private schools.  From the CBC: Officials say they have banned teenage education activist Malala Yousafzai’s book from private schools across Pakistan, calling her a tool of the West.   It isn’t about religion, holiness, or allah, god (etc.).  It’s not about defending the ...