The Effectiveness of Kiss-Ins

Remember those Islamic protesters at the Global Atheist Convention? I neglected to mention this excellent response to their gibberish, courtesy of Gregory Storer: My partner Michael and I took advantage of the moment to kiss in front of the group. We understand that in some Islamic States gay people are persecuted and executed for their [Read More…]

A Followup to the Boiron Laboratories ColdCalm Scam

Back in February, I mentioned how skeptic Carrie Poppy purchased a drug called ColdCalm to help her with her sickness. Turns out ColdCalm was homeopathic and had no actual potency to it. Carrie called Boiron Laboratories, the company that makes ColdCalm, and this is what happened: Now, there’s at least a slightly happy ending. Carrie [Read More…]

‘Atheists Helping the Homeless’ Hold 37th Giveaway

The group Atheists Helping the Homeless based in Austin, Texas just held their 37th giveaway — over 100 people went through their line: If you’d like to donate a little something to help them continue events like this in the future, you can do that here. And I’m thrilled to report AHH will soon be [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Christian “Comes Out” and is Treated Poorly by His Atheist Friends

Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard This is probably a little bit different than what you are used to answering, but this seems to be a sensible place to ask for advice. Recently, I’ve been facing some religious discrimination at the hands of my Atheist friends. I went to [Read More…]

If Atheists Talked Like Christians… (A Contest)

What would happen if atheists started talking like Christians? I made a suggestion on Twitter… … and other responded back with their own: What would you add to the list? Let us know in the comments! One random entry will win an awesome atheist t-shirt from Compass 120 Apparel, a new company that will go [Read More…]