My Package

No, this isn’t about the Skepdude calendar. There was a FedEx truck outside my place this morning… someone dropped off a package: That was strange. I wasn’t expecting a package… I shook it. It didn’t make any ticking sounds. So I figured I was safe. I went to a table and opened it up. An [Read More...]

Snippet from a Conversation I Had Yesterday

Slightly paraphrased, but it went something like this: Friend: So you’re an atheist…? Me: Yep. Friend: You don’t believe in God?? Me: Nope. Friend: You don’t celebrate Christmas or Easter??? Me: Not really… but I do the whole “gift” thing with friends and family. Friend: Do you celebrate your birthday?! Nope. Never. Atheists don’t have [Read More...]

Talking Jesus Doll

How can you say no to Talking Jesus? So many questions… What does “authentic linen robes” mean? Who will Talking Jesus play with? Does he come with friends? Can you change Jesus’ clothes? What are the accessories for this doll? What happens when the child gets bored with it? Are you allowed to throw Jesus [Read More...]

The Bigot’s Guide to Stopping a Gay/Straight Alliance from Forming

Last month, there was news about how principal Eddie Walker opted to resign from his position because a Gay/Straight Alliance group was being formed at his high school. Turns out the school board is trying to out-bigot him. Later this month, they are going to hold a vote “on whether to ban all student clubs [Read More...]

That’s Not Richard Dawkins on Twitter

He isn’t Twittering. He says so in this comment: Yet again, some impostor is pretending to be me. I do not Twitter, I had never even heard of Twittering until a thread on alerted me to it, and I most certainly have not signed up for it. I am told there are numerous Facebook [Read More...]