Sir Ian McKellen on Gandalf vs. God

Last week, actor Sir Ian McKellen took control of the Twitter account of The Hobbit and was pretty straight-forward about his thoughts on religion: [Read more…]

So Much Drama in the IsraeL.B.C.

There’s only one question I have after watching Santa and Moses duel in an Epic Rap Battle: How the hell did they get Snoop Lion to do this?! [Read more…]

Heathen Holiday Card of the Day! (12/11)

We’ve received some great submissions for our Heathen Holiday Cards, so let’s begin rolling them out! (If you’d like to submit an actual card, a slogan, or a design you’re selling, send in your submissions! We enjoy anything that makes you smile, laugh, or shoot dopamine missiles into your medulla oblongata.*) [Read more…]

Newspaper Columnist Takes Down Religious Reader with a Series of Questions

Last month, Las Vegas Review-Journal columnist Steven Kalas wrote a piece in which he referred to Republicans pandering to the Religious Right. [Read more…]

The Countries Where They Kill You for Being an Atheist

In response to yesterday’s publication of a “Global Report on Discrimination Against Humanists, Atheists and the Non-religious,” the Washington Post‘s Max Fisher posted this map highlighting the seven countries in which you can be executed for being an atheist (Afghanistan, Iran, Maldives, Mauritania, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan). Also on the map are countries where atheists can be imprisoned for their beliefs and can have certain rights taken away (click to enlarge): [Read more…]