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the god who wasn't there
My most recent film, The God Who Wasn't There, is available on DVD at the official site and elsewhere.

the god who wasn't there
Bat Boy: The Musical is currently being staged in productions of various sizes around the world. A movie adaptation directed by John Landis is in development, with no casting announced or shooting date set.

danielle
My next feature film, Danielle, remains in development.

nothing so strange
Bill Gates is still dead.




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The Rational Response Squad will be debating Ray Comfort and Kirk Cameron. After ABC ran a story in January about hundreds of atheists videotaping themselves blaspheming the Holy Spirit, best-selling author Ray Comfort contacted the network and offered to prove...


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April 27, 2007

Ray Comfort and Kirk Cameron will prove God exists

The Rational Response Squad will be debating Ray Comfort and Kirk Cameron.

After ABC ran a story in January about hundreds of atheists videotaping themselves blaspheming the Holy Spirit, best-selling author Ray Comfort contacted the network and offered to prove God's existence, absolutely, scientifically, without mentioning the Bible or faith. He and Kirk Cameron (co-hosts of an award-winning Christian TV program) challenged the two originators of the "Blasphemy Challenge" to a debate on the existence of God. According to Comfort, he and Cameron (an ex-atheist) are qualified to debate on the subject. Comfort had not only written a book titled "God Doesn't Believe in Atheists", but had spoken at Yale on the subject of atheism, and been flown by American Atheists, Inc., to their 2001 annual convention to be a platform speaker.

ABC loved the idea, and will host a debate in New York City on May 5, 2007. Moderated by Martin Bashir, the debate will be streamed LIVE on their website and will also be filmed for "Nightline."

The RRS will be represented by Brian Sapient and Kelly. (I was asked to be part of the debate as well but declined based on the format. I have issues.)

Rumor has it that Ray Comfort may actually bring a banana with him. Not kidding. The event is going to be a farce, naturally, and I'm sure the RRS will have a good time with it.

No unique URL for the debate yet, but I imagine it will be linked May 5 on ABC's website.

I agree with PZ that one value an event like this has is the further exposure of what real christians actually believe (and liberal apologists try to hide).





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