It's Christmas Eve, So You Know Who Is Going To Visit…

No, not Santa Claus—as it turns out, he doesn’t exist. The Flying Spaghetti Monster, on the other hand…

via Working Class Atheists.

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Dr. Daniel Fincke  has his PhD in philosophy from Fordham University and spent 11 years teaching in college classrooms. He wrote his dissertation on Ethics and the philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche. On Camels With Hammers, the careful philosophy blog he writes for a popular audience, Dan argues for atheism and develops a humanistic ethical theory he calls “Empowerment Ethics”. Dan also teaches affordable, non-matriculated, video-conferencing philosophy classes on ethics, Nietzsche, historical philosophy, and philosophy for atheists that anyone around the world can sign up for. (You can learn more about Dan’s online classes here.) Dan is an APPA  (American Philosophical Practitioners Association) certified philosophical counselor who offers philosophical advice services to help people work through the philosophical aspects of their practical problems or to work out their views on philosophical issues. (You can read examples of Dan’s advice here.) Through his blogging, his online teaching, and his philosophical advice services each, Dan specializes in helping people who have recently left a religious tradition work out their constructive answers to questions of ethics, metaphysics, the meaning of life, etc. as part of their process of radical worldview change.

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  • Pierce R. Butler

    Aren’t all those goodies for the Dwarf?

    • Rising Ape

      You mean the midgit?

    • Pierce R. Butler

      Ye gads – I’ve been speling it rong all theze yeers!

  • Aratina Cage

    At my home, we are touched by her noodly (buckwheat) appendage on New Year’s Eve, not Christmas Eve.

  • Markita Lynda, happy Winter Solstice, everyone!

    Very cute!

  • jakc

    Nothing makes my Pastfarian noodle water boil more than the heretics who celebrate the arrival of the Noodly One on New Year’s Eve – that calls for some steak burning!

  • ‘Tis Himself, OM.

    It’s also Hogswatch Eve.

    The Hogfather (or reasonable facsimile thereof) with his four hogs, Gouger, Rooter, Tusker and Snouter, pulling his sleigh, will be visiting the disc tonight. He will be giving pork products to all the good boys and girls and a bag of bloody bones to the naughty ones.


    • F

      Hey – that wasn’t the Hogfather! And I see two blue lights, what the