It’s Hip to Be an Atheist

John Powers of NPR’s Fresh Air named the Top 10 Cultural Trends of 2007.

#9? Atheist chic. (Listen at the 20:30 mark.)

The actual commentary doesn’t say much except that people are now talking about (non-)religion in the public sphere moreso than in the past.

But now, you can go tell everyone you know that NPR says you’re cool!


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  • Bad

    But NPR has always said that I’m cool. I think I even have a tote bag that proves it.

  • Cade

    Having NPR say that you’re cool is worse than having no one say it.