College Atheists Place ‘God Graveyard’ on Campus: 200 Tombstones of Gods We No Longer Worship

Last month, the University of North Georgia Skeptics Society created a “Graveyard of the Gods.” It featured the tombstones of a number of ancient gods we now consider mythological. It also raised an important question: What’s stopping Allah and Yahweh from joining the mix?

Yesterday, the Atheists, Humanists, and Agnostics at the University of Wisconsin – Madison took that concept a step further. They placed 200 tombstones on a well-traveled part of campus and implored students to think about when their particular god was going to join the mix:

Barring bad weather, the graveyard will still be up on campus today.

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