This Comedian Has a Brilliant Proposal for the Westboro Baptist Church So They Don’t Picket Robin Williams’ Funeral

You may have heard by now that Westboro Baptist Church plans to protest at Robin Williams‘ funeral. (Because Jesus.)

Anyway, Australian comedian Adam Hills, who hosts the UK show The Last Leg, doesn’t want them to ruin the funeral so he made them a brilliant counteroffer:



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Friendly Atheist Podcast Episode 10: Dale McGowan, Author of In Faith and In Doubt

***Update***: We’re now on Stitcher.

Our latest podcast guest is Dale McGowan, the author of In Faith and In Doubt:



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Atheism Isn’t Just a “White” Thing

Darrin Johnson is the director who created a brief but fascinating documentary earlier this year about black atheists and their portrayal in the media:



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Protesting Creationism by Riding Atop a Velociraptor Tricycle

Creationists like Ken Ham believe that humans and dinosaurs lived at the same time when all the evidence suggests they lived nearly 60,000,000 years apart. As the saying goes, The Flintstones wasn’t a documentary.

We know there’s confusion about this in the United States. It’s a problem in some parts of Norway, too. That’s why Norwegian artist Markus Moestue is trying to spread science education while atop a velociraptor tricycle, staging what he calls a “protest against the dogmatic religious education of children”:



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Humor is a Key Tool in Atheists’ Arsenal, Says Sociologist

In a presentation made at this weekend’s Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, sociologist Katja Guenther explained that humor is an especially useful tool in the “New Atheism Movement”:



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