Well, That’s Embarrassing

F*** My Life, my favorite website this week, explains why you should never criticize religion: It will come back to bite you in the ass: Today, I called a priest “lame”. He responded jokingly with “God will smite you!”. I laughed and walked out the door. I tripped and broke my ankle. FML When was [Read More...]

Secular Student Alliance Seeks Summer Interns in Columbus, Ohio

The headline says it all. If you’re interested in playing an active role in the atheist movement this summer, the Secular Student Alliance is seeking summer interns to work in Columbus, Ohio. (Yep, we’re back in Columbus!) Interns will work in the area(s) of: Public Relations, Web/Database Development, Resource Development, and Fundraising. All the details [Read More...]

Twitter Time

I caved. I’m on Twitter now. If you’d like to follow me, my dream of having thousands of stalkers will soon be achieved. You can find me at http://twitter.com/hemantmehta. I know this outs me as a Luddite, but I know very little about how to use it. My immediate questions: How do I Tweet without [Read More...]

Atheist Bus Campaign in… Germany?

Atheist buses are finally coming to Germany! The actual ad hasn’t been decided upon yet, but a few prototypes are below: According to Spiegel Online, the atheists are trying to get buses to display the messages. Atheists pledging a euro or more to the campaign can vote on a selection of slogans, some loosely based [Read More...]

Creationists Visit “Evolution Headquarters”

Two things stand out to me Steve Hendrix‘s article in The Washington Post. One is how the Creationists from Liberty University feel as out of place and shocked by what they see at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History as many atheists feel when visiting the Creation Museum. “There’s nothing balanced here. It’s completely, [Read More...]