Upcoming Atheist Talks

There are a few lectures to promote — my own and another! I will be speaking in Minnesota this Thursday evening at the University of Minnesota! Thanks to Campus Atheists and Secular Humanists (CASH — “The Best Damned Group on Campus”) for inviting me. If you’re in the Twin Cities, please stop on by! Also, [Read More...]

Flying Spaghetti Monster Protein

If the protein in our body bends in a particular way, it seems we could get up close and personal with our Maker: Worshiper Ivy said this: Recently, I have been doubting my faith in the FSM. I take this as a sign that he is still with me. I have never felt more touched [Read More...]

The Top 8 Atheist Moments on The Colbert Report

In addition to Lori Lipman Brown‘s recent appearance on The Colbert Report, there have been several other memorable segments about atheism on Stephen Colbert’s show. Matt Tobey at Comedy Central Insider presents his Top 8! What’s your favorite? Are there other segments which must be included? [Read more...]

What’s Wrong with This Magazine Cover?

Below is the cover for the current issue of Gospel Today magazine. See if you can spot the problem with it: Did you find it?! If you said, “Women pastors?! WHAT?! That’s blasphemy!” then you win! Turns out Lifeway Christian Bookstores — owned by the Southern Baptist Convention — is pulling the magazine from its [Read More...]

Are There Any NBAtheists?

Reader Brian asks: Are there any players in the NBA who are publicly Atheist? I would love to follow their career, just on principle alone, maybe even go so far as to purchase/wear a replica of their jersey. I looked through your blog’s archives and didn’t see anything, but I surely could have overlooked something. [Read More...]