Tag Archives: sports

Does God care about Football? Rider fan nun thinks so

There’s something football related going on. Apparently Saskatoon’s Mayor, Charlie Clark, has announced that Friday, November 17 is Green Shirt Day in honour of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Not that I find website proof of this statement anywhere, nor do I … Continue reading

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Atheist Scruples: how old should a kid be before killing something?

When I was in junior high school or thereabouts, my eldest cousin was down visiting and his kids and I were playing upstairs at my Grandpa’s. The boy was 4 or so at the time and poking around in the … Continue reading

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Atheist Scuples: hockey edition (or: 1minion fails as a Canadian)

Oh my Flying Spaghetti Monster. What kind of question is this?!? You are a professional hockey coach. Your team loses the cup because a rookie accidentally scores in your net. Do you send the rookie back to the minors? It’d … Continue reading

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Why not picket the New Jersey Devils then?

According to folklore acquired via Wikipedia: Most accounts of the Jersey Devil legend attribute the creature to a “Mother Leeds”, a supposed witch, although the tale has many variations. According to one version, she invoked the devil by saying “let … Continue reading

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‘fans who blessed themselves in an “aggressive” manner could also face jail’

I’m trying to figure out what that would look like. The post title is a direct quote from this piece in the Daily Record about Scotland’s proposed anti-bigotry law getting fast-tracked. The government are rushing their new anti-bigotry law through … Continue reading

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If it’s a religion, I’m an ahockeyist also.

I’ll quote from the Vancouver Sun, in regards to the finals for the Stanley Cup this year. The Calgary Vancouver [only noticed this booboo thanks to a comment. Oopsie.] Canucks have managed to stay in until the end and many … Continue reading

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Churches would love all youth to see Soul Surfer

Not just because Bethany Hamilton’s story of triumph over adversity is admirable, but because the makers of the film (and her parents themselves) made sure the audience would know just how wonderfully Christian she is, thus should use the movie … Continue reading

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