The Stars’ "Theory of Relativity"

The good news is that Stars have a new album The North coming out in early September. The bad news is that the first song “The Theory of Relativity” is not exactly hooking me so far. But there is reason to hope. Stars are a phenomenal band and their album Set Yourself on Fire is one of the [Read More...]

Do You Live in Chicago, Tampa, Boca Raton, Minnesota or New York?

I am going to be on a whirlwind tour this summer and was wondering if any Camels With Hammers fans would like me to set up get togethers in their cities. I have no idea what kind of interest there is or not to meet up with me, but I will be in Minnesota at [Read More...]


Awww… Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Camels With Hammers Blogathon Insomniac Theater

A tradition of my blogathons (this is already my third this year) is the overnight music videos of music I love as a nostalgic homage to my bleary all nighters in college watching VH1 videos during their “Insomniac Theater” programming time. Here is a great New Pornographers song from their latest album, Together: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

From Transgenderism to Transhumanism: An Interview With Zinnia Jones

This is the sixth interview of my 24 hour blogathon! Find links to all the completed interviews, updated throughout the day by using this page. The interview is with the very popular atheist vlogger Zinnia Jones, who recently brought her blog over to the Freethought Blogs network. Her videos can be seen on ZJEmptv.  Daniel Fincke: Let’s start [Read More...]

On How To Help Spiritually Abused Women. An Interview with Vyckie Garrison of No Longer Quivering

This is the fifth interview and seventh overall post of my blogathon for the Secular Student Alliance. Please support the cause of freethinking in high schools and colleges.See links to the many diverse conversations from the blogathon, updated throughout the day, at the blogathon conversation table of contents. Vyckie Garrison, single mom of 7 kids, [Read More...]

Some Favorite Quotes

“You say you believe in Zarathustra? But what matters Zarathustra? You are my believers– but what matter all believers? You had not yet sought yourselves: and you found me. Thus do all believers; therefore all faith amounts to so little.” Nietzsche “The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in [Read More...]

You Are Not Special

A good speech: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Ian Cromwell Takes Requests

Sunday Ian Cromwell at The Crommunist Manifesto took requests from donors to the Secular Student Alliance. They named the song and he would learn it and record a video of himself playing it. It’s a pretty great idea. Below are the links to the songs. Check them out! And have I mentioned yet that Ian will [Read More...]