Happy Geek Pride Day!

In addition to it being Towel Day, it is also Geek Pride Day. I’m not sure why we cannot simply combine the two, considering the substantial overlap. A year ago┬áThe Geek Muse drew my attention to the fact that May 25th is Geek Pride Day – according toWikipedia. At that time, I disputed that the [Read More...]

Happy Towel Day!

PZ Myers posted a reminder that today is Towel Day, in honor of Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series. [Read more...]

LOST Conference

Nik at Nite posted a reminder about the conference on the TV show LOST scheduled to take place October 6th-8th, 2011 in New Orleans, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association in the South. The deadline for proposals of papers is June 30th 2011. Click through for more information [Read More...]

2012 Society of Biblical Literature International Meeting

Many of us had been wondering where the 2012 Society of Biblical Literature International Meeting would be held – and whether the lack of information about the meeting on the SBL web site was due to concerns about the Rapture or the Mayan Apocalypse potentially interfering with the event. However, at long last SBL has [Read More...]

Creationism’s Cartoon Physics (From the Archives)

Wile E. Coyote heads towards the cliff but doesn’t see it. We’ve all seen the cartoons – he can keep running, until he looks down and notices there is no longer anything beneath his feet to support him. This is, in essence, the situation of the young-earth creationist movement. Every single objection that did not [Read More...]

What You’ve Been Missing – and a Feedreader Feed!

If you have forgotten to update the address for Exploring Our Matrix in your feed reader, you’ve been missing what I’ve been blogging – including a poster from Harold Camping’s 2011 Rap Tour! I have created a Feedreader feed for Exploring Our Matrix. If you use the address below when you subscribe, if the blog [Read More...]


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