It’s the Role Tim Minchin Was Born to Play

Looks like atheist comedian/singer Tim Minchin will be playing Judas in an upcoming production of the rock opera “Jesus Christ Superstar”: He will join the pop singer Nicole Scherzinger, playing Mary Magdalene, in an arena tour of the musical by Lord Lloyd Webber and Sir Tim Rice which will open at London’s O2 arena this [Read More...]

The Mayor of State College, Pennsylvania Also Issued a Day of Reason Proclamation!

I’m a day late to this, but after pointing out that leaders of three cities and one state had issued proclamations about the Day of Reason, I heard that another mayor did the same thing (but didn’t get any publicity for it). Elizabeth Goreham, the mayor of State College, Pennsylvania, issued a proclamation, too! A [Read More...]

Jesus H. Christ Explains Salvation

When Jesus explains salvation… well… it makes as much sense as when you read about it in the Bible: (via DerekJohnson5) [Read more...]

Is Christianity Good for American Politics? A Debate Between Susan Jacoby and Dinesh D’Souza

This is a long debate — with Q & A — but it’s definitely a worthwhile question: Leave the timestamp(s) in the comments if you notice any part we ought to take a close look at! [Read more...]

Why Don’t We Hear About Atheistic Graduation Speeches?

Edwin Kagin offers a graduation speech for atheists: We have tried to teach you the principals of reason, critical thinking, logical fallacy, ethical behavior, and the methods of science and evidence. We want you to know that there is a big difference between Righteousness and Self-Righteousness. We want you to know and understand the difference [Read More...]