When Inviting People to Your Atheist Group, You Have to Define the Important Terms

The West Brook High School Secular Student Alliance (in Texas) has its first meeting this Thursday, and the leaders are advertising by making sure everyone knows some important terminology:

Mmmm… sacrilicious :) [Read more…]

Your Life Story Would Be More Interesting if It Conformed to My Expectations

There’s a Hindu blogger on Patheos who goes by the name Ambaa.

Interestingly enough, she’s white. [Read more…]

The Christian Right Must Have Missed This Online Women’s Clothing Store

There’s an online clothing store called Nasty Gal that sells “unapologetically sexy” fashions for women.

It was brought to my attention recently because they sell articles of clothing with crosses on them. (No, really. That’s why.)

They sell tops with regular crosses, see-through crosses, and upside-down crosses; skirts with multiple crosses; boots with crosses on the sides… there are at least 3983232 forms of blasphemy all over the website (which I’m sure is what everyone cares about).

Some (possibly NSFW) images of these designs are below: [Read more…]

‘Not Born This Way’ Banner Flies Over Lady Gaga Concert

On Monday, the Florida Family Association paid for a banner reading “Not Born This Way” to be flown over the stadium where a Lady Gaga concert was taking place: [Read more…]

io9 Profiles Teen Atheist and Science Advocate Zack Kopplin

My friend Zack Kopplin, who has led the charge against the teaching of Creationism in Louisiana ever since he was in high school, is the subject of a glowing profile at io9: [Read more…]