Man Evolved from Turtles

Kate Beaton explains Charles Darwin‘s original theory of evolution. And if a cartoon says so, then it *must* be true. (via Bookslut) [Read more...]

Islamic Bus Ads in San Francisco

Well, I guess the atheist bus ad strategy is catching on. Though someone was definitely not thinking strategically in this case. Not only are there now bus ads for Islam, they’re appearing on buses in San Francisco… Two immediate thoughts: First of all, I better not hear of any atheist protesting those signs being allowed [Read More...]

An Atheist Alderman

Last year, I mentioned the ever-so-brief political career of Danny Ferguson. He was being considered by the Missouri Democratic Party to run for a seat in the state government. He was taken off their list once they found out he was an atheist (by Danny’s own admission). Danny hasn’t left politics altogether, though. He now [Read More...]

Ottawa Atheists Could Use Your Help

A couple weeks ago, I mentioned that atheists in Ottawa, Canada were trying to put up bus ads of their own. The Humanist Association of Ottawa‘s ads — the same as the popular British ones reading, “There’s probably no god. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” — were deemed “too offensive” by advertisers and [Read More...]

Where Are the Christian Punk Rockers?

At American River Community College in Sacramento, CA, the student council is trying to raise money. So they’re thinking about holding a punk rock concert with a couple popular bands: Former student council member Chuck Stevens has been working for a year and a half on a vision: A punk show on the community college [Read More...]