Transformed by $26

Mojoey has a nice, short story on his site about how easy it can be to be generous and what that generosity can do for others: When he knocked on my door to ask for a loan, he said he needed cash to get across town to visit a free clinic. I gave him everything [Read More...]

Evolution of a Trumpet Player Shirt Banned in Missouri

A high school band in Sedalia, Missouri came up with these cute shirts showing the “evolution” of a trumpet player: Those shirts will no longer be worn, though, because religious parents complained: [Assistant Superintendent Brad] Pollitt said the district is required by law to remain neutral where religion is concerned. “If the shirts had said [Read More...]

Child Setting for a Microwave

I approve of this microwave setting: (Thanks to Josh.f13 for the link!) [Read more...]

Sean Faircloth’s Speech at the Secular Student Alliance 2009 Conference

At the Secular Student Alliance conference a few weeks ago, Sean Faircloth, the Executive Director of the Secular Coalition for America spoke. You can check out the talk below. Faircloth talks about the dangers of faith-”healing” and faith-based initiatives, among many other topics, and what the rest of us need to do to fight back. [Read More...]

The Winning Strategy for Atheists

The Internet Monk has a message for his fellow Christians (emphasis his). Write this down: When the coming evangelical collapse happens, and especially when thousands of our young people bolt for non-believer status, a lot of it will be COMPLETELY DESERVED. … You see, evangelicals have made such outrageous assumptions and promises about happiness, healing, [Read More...]