A Nice Way to Begin the Week

The best perk of writing a blog is that every now and then you feel relevant and useful. Myles in Mississippi sent along an email that I’m sure a lot of other atheists can relate to… the third paragraph is especially heartbreaking: Dear Mr. Mehta, My name is Myles and I am an atheist in [Read More...]

Best Church of God to Debate Atheist in Chicago

This sounds like an interesting event for Chicagoans: The critically-acclaimed Best Church of God returns for one unique service on Wednesday, April 8th at 8pm in the heathen confines of the Chopin Theatre. In a regrettable association with left-leaning Revolution Books, BCOG — the only church God goes to — challenges Sunsara Taylor to a [Read More...]

No Wonder Atheists Are Scared of Bananas

Who wouldn’t be when they do stuff like this…? You’re totally going to have nightmares now. (Thanks to Donna for the link!) [Read more...]

Congratulations to P.Z. Myers!

He’s the 2009 Humanist of the Year Well-deserved and just one of many reasons to go to the American Humanist Association conference in Arizona this summer. I don’t always like his tone, but no doubt his posts are powerful, he can influence policy, and he’s one of the most important voices representing atheists in America. [Read more...]

Put a Pastor in a Box?

I’m sure some atheists will find joy in this… Pastor Ben Dailey at Calvary Church in Texas wants to boost his attendance, so he’s making an offer: If Calvary Church breaks the 4,000 attendance barrier Sunday, April 12th and Sunday, April 19th Ben will sacrifice all the comforts of common daily life, make his way [Read More...]