Freezing Their Bear Asses Off

 This was the scene at about 7 a.m. today, Eastern time, on the Brown Bear and Salmon Cam broadcast from Brooks Falls, Alaska. … [Read more...]

“Your Ass Is Mine!” Say Relentless Brick Snakes

You don't have a hope in hell of escape. Barricade yourself behind thick walls in brick buildings, the snakes will find you. They will get to you. They will show you no mercy. While you sleep, their patient, unceasing pursuit of your tender flesh will go on. This is what you have bought, sacrilegious faithless humans! Upsetting God's natural order, risking His Awesome Wrath, you have driven the rapid evolution of deadly Geometric Brick Snakes! … [Read more...]

On The Bright Side …

Yes, this is a commercial. Still. … [Read more...]

Evil Atheists Discuss Social Justice

PZ Myers and 7 other FtB bloggers got together today to talk about "social justice." Ha! Like THEY would know anything about it. … [Read more...]

Sexual Harassment: FtBers Hang Out on Google Hangout

You'll probably see this all over Freethought Blogs, but ... Big news these days is the subject of policies addressing harassment, sexual and otherwise, at atheist/freethought conventions. In this Google Hangout video, Freethought bloggers discuss a controversy surrounding TAM, The Amazing Meeting. … [Read more...]

World Ending! Again! This Time for Real! So Get Right With Jesus, Slacker!

I've got this thing I think about sometimes, an observation about religion and how it really is out in the real world.  How it works in people's heads. Not the way Christians think it is, but the way it really is. I think I've mentioned it before — I call it "the 180-degrees thing." (As in '180-degrees-opposite.' Someday I'm going to come up with a cool name for it instead of this kludge.) The basic idea is that, whatever Christians say, astonishingly often, there's something REAL just … [Read more...]

If NASA Made Home Movies

Big-screen this and watch. … [Read more...]

Murderous Purple Panda Terrifies Terrified Children

Sorry, can't help but laugh at this. ABC News reports on an incident at Pennsylvania's Center in the Woods preschool. "Mr. McFeely" (the name alone made me laugh; sounds more like a Catholic preschool character), apparently a delivery man on Mr. Roger's Neighborhood, introduces the kids to special guest Purple Panda. As the costumed character enters the room, Panda-monium breaks out: The kids scream and run. … [Read more...]

The Pure Poetry of Pendulum Periodicity

Watching this video will waste 1.75 minutes of your time. But hey, afterwards you'll have this cool bit of nerdy almost-knowledge in your head. … [Read more...]

THIS Is The Future I Want

Google's "Project Glass." Don't know if the reality will live up to the hype in this video, but ... I've had dreams about something like this. I'm so getting a set of these when they come out. Also: Won't it be fun to virtually tag churches with atheist comments? So when you — or your friends subscribed to your comments — walk around town, you all get these friendly little warnings. … [Read more...]