Charlotte Allen tries to trivialize the Atheist movement on the basis that we are boring, even if angry, fanatics who whine about being oppressed. Allen is wrong about everything; except this: I'm an Atheist, and I'm angry.
Goodness is important in many forms. An automaker should care about its customers, and design cars for us that are good in many ways -- safe, reliable, inexpensive to operate, and well designed to meet our needs.
I have to admit that watching the great wheels of the global economy sputter to a halt and then periodically be restarted by the main force of the U.S. government in the past few weeks has been kind of cool.