Quote of The Day

Moving to Creationism, there never seems to be a debate about this issue among Democrats. And yet black Americans are by and large Creationist. The difference between the political parties and ideologies isn’t that great. My own hunch is that the difference here between the two parties has to do with the degree of unanimity [Read More…]

Video: Dawkins and Evolution

This is a refreshing interview with Richard Dawkins concerning his new book, The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution. I particularly  like it because Allan Gregg (the interviewer) asks intelligent questions without wasting most of the time having to deal with the same old creationist silliness first. From YouTube: Controversial author and atheist Richard Dawkins [Read More…]

Lunch Break Theater: Kent Hovind Vs Michael Shermer

To stay with the theme of winning Eric Hovind’s iPod, today’s Lunch Break Theater features the classic debate between Kent Hovind and Michael Shermer. [Read more…]

Video: The intriguing Pastor Arnold Murray

If you spend anytime flipping through channels late at night, you undoubtedly have come across Pastor Arnold Murray and his show Shepherd’s Chapel. The guy has been on TV since 1985, and always provides some great moments. Here’s one of my favorite clips of him pulling a gun on someone in his audience: [Read more…]

Lunch Break Theater: Evolutionary Perspectives

Today’s  Lunch Break Theater is an oldie but a goodie. The quality isn’t that great but it is worth watching. It is divided into four parts, and is entitled, “Evolutionary Perspectives,” and features Douglas Adams as moderator to a conversation between Richard Dawkins, Daniel Dennett, Steven Pinker and Jared Diamond. It’s great to see these guys as [Read More…]

AIG's Creation Museum has drawn 720,000 visitors

The Courier-Journal reports: Two years after its controversial opening, the Creation Museum has drawn 720,000 visitors, far more than the 250,000 annually organizers predicted. It brought in $7 million in receipts last fiscal year, with organizers saying it has had an economic impact of more than $20 million. While this is no surprise, the most [Read More…]

Lunch Break Theater: Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor

BBC – Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor From the BBC: BBC One brings you the story behind what could be one of the most important scientific discoveries of the 21st century. The film, written and narrated by David Attenborough, is set to change our understanding of evolution. [Read more…]