Giving a Talk to the Ethical Humanist Society of Chicago Tomorrow

For anyone in the area, I’ll be giving a talk to the Ethical Humanist Society of Chicago tomorrow (Sunday) morning at 10:30 a.m.! All the details are on their website. Let’s face it: It’s not like you have anything else to do on a Sunday morning… If you come, I’ll wish you a personal Happy [Read More...]

Christian Right Group: Atheists Near Top of Grinch-o-Meter

The Christian Right group Culture and Media Institute has put out their list of the 2008 Worst Grinches (PDF). The winner: Playboy for putting out an issue in its Mexican edition with a seductive cover girl posed as the Virgin Mary: Yep. That one ruined Christmas for all Christians, I know. Runner up? The Freedom [Read More...]

Save This Canadian Student from His Science Teacher

Well, this is disturbing… The email comes from a student in Canada. I need some advice! I have a brother, Kyle, who is in grade 8 high school here in North Vancouver, BC. Kyle told me today that his science teacher has just started teaching his students about intelligent design in the science class. This [Read More...]

Atheist on the Bus…

This is the best picture I’ve seen all day: This needs a good caption… Also, someone please get me that jacket for Christmas so I, too, can be cool. (via bitchcakesny) [Read more...]

We Get It. You Like Popping Out the Children.

You don’t have to keep proving it to us. An Arkansas woman has given birth to her 18th child. Michelle Duggar delivered the baby girl by Caesarean section Thursday at Mercy Medical Center in Rogers. The baby, named Jordyn-Grace Makiya Duggar, weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 20 inches long. “The ultimate Christmas gift [Read More...]