9.12 Wackiness

Mesmerizing: (via Doug Alders) And: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

‘Nuff Said Award Winner: A Daily Dish Reader

Karen Armstrong has recently written a book defending an apophatic God against both atheists and religious literalists. Recently she and Richard Dawkins were both asked by the Wall Street Journal to write essays on where evolution leaves God. In reply to Andrew Sullivan’s accommodationism, which came out in his discussions of this debate, one of [Read More...]

A Danish Mother Searches For Baby’s Father Via YouTube

Watch the whole video before reading up on the backstory behind it and the ensuing controversy, which will likely change your perspective of what the issues are through reading the info next to the video on YouTube itself. After you’ve watched and read; Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Daily Hilarity: Kanye Tries To Correct A Philosophical Error

Apparently, Kanye’s been spanning the globe and world history correcting injustices he perceives. Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Don’t Let Kirk Win

Earlier I announced my plan to protest Kirk Cameron’s decision to spread a creationist’s version of The Origin of Species by burning all my memories of Growing Pains. A Lazy Man disagrees with my choice: Still, Kirk Cameron can’t have my memories. He can tell 50,000 people about Johann Kepler’s supposed views on god (a [Read More...]

Self-Righteous Atheist

Hemant Mehta has an incredibly petty post in which he picks on Serena Williams for losing her temper and cursing at a line judge. He needlessly exploits her human failing to try to score political points against her religion: I don’t think swearing is some horrible sin. But the outburst just shows how a religious [Read More...]

In Defense Of Curiosity Against The Religious Barnacles

PZ Myers takes on the latest insufferable nonsense from Stanley Fish, this which advances the thought of regressive religious thinkers who, as religious thinkers have always done, attack curiosity as a threat to their superstitions.  Myers’s whole piece is great and worth your time, but for those of you who don’t read it at least [Read More...]

Daily Hilarity: The Story of Creation

The Thinking Atheist reconciles it with what we know about science (and, not to mention, morality): Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Spatial Thinking Within And Without Religion

Peaceful Atheist has another extremely interesting post which, like her previous one exploring the need even for an atheist to explore what she calls her “religious imagination and need for transcendence” about which we already blogged here, now explores the role that spatial thinking played in her formerly religious thinking and how it works in her engagement [Read More...]


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