Ask Richard: Religious Blackmail Part 1 of 2: Emotional

Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I grew up Catholic and my parents are pretty devout Catholics. I was skeptical for a long time, but I finally called myself an atheist after I had been living by myself at college. I haven’t had the guts to tell them this, [Read More...]

Don’t Wait Up for Jesus

You know those billboards in Nashville which say Jesus is coming back on May 21st, 2011? We laugh at those people because they’re wrong and deluded. And it’ll be hilarious to rip them a new on on May 22nd when Jesus hasn’t come back and they send out some explanation for why they were off… [Read More...]

Government Prayer Protesters Found Not Guilty in Hawaii

The latest battleground state in the church/state separation war is (surprisingly) Hawaii. On April 29th, 2010, Mitch Kahle of the Hawaii Citizens for the Separation of State and Church and Kevin Hughes protested an invocation prayer in the Hawaii State Legislature: When Senate President Colleen Hanabusa introduced a reverend to say the invocation, Mitch Kahle [Read More...]

Guess Who Else Adopted a Highway?

The Omaha Atheists have a highway of their own! Hmm… I wonder what the longest stretch of atheist-cleaned road is in America. (Thanks to Brian for the link!) [Read more...]

A Wave of Reason

The Symphony of Science is back: Atheists, scientists, and other voices of reason, all auto-tuned for your pleasure: John Boswell is the person responsible for these videos; if you don’t subscribe to him already, fix that now. (Thanks to awesomesauce for the link!) [Read more...]