When Dan Met Annie Laurie

Dan Barker is the co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, along with his wife Annie Laurie Gaylor. Even if you’ve read Dan’s book, the story of how he met Annie Laurie is unique and hilarious It involves an almost-lost letter and Oprah Winfrey: My favorite bit comes at the 5:20 mark (but it makes [Read More...]

Update on Tulsa Mayorial Candidate Anna Falling

Remember Anna Falling? She was the woman running for mayor of Tulsa, Oklahoma on a platform of getting the Tulsa Zoo to include an exhibit on Creationism. And she wanted to do away with any sort of church/state separation… She had her Republican primary the other day… and earned a whopping 10% of the vote. [Read More...]

When Kids Become Christian And Resent Your Atheism

A reader sent in this dilemma: I was raised as a full-on, tongue-speaking, fundy Christian. After getting married, having a couple of kids, and generally settling into life, I started to question my Christianity. Over a period of a few years, I became an atheist. My children were very young at the time. My first [Read More...]

Should Children Discuss Their Non-Theism with Other Children?

Dale McGowan overheard his children Delaney and Connor having this conversation and it worried him: From the next room, I heard Delaney (7) sharing a conversation she had with a friend at school. “I told her I didn’t really believe in God, but I was still thinking about it. She said she didn’t know anybody [Read More...]

The 20 Best Atheist T-Shirts

The Telegraph (UK) has a list of the 20 best atheist t-shirts. They include the following: There are some good ones on the list, but I’m sure I’ve seen funnier ones. If you have any favorites, please provide links in the comments! (via RichardDawkins.net) [Read more...]