The Intellectual Capability of Ray Comfort and Kirk Cameron

Ray Comfort and Kirk Cameron will soon be distributing copies of Darwin’s masterpiece (along with a Creationist introduction) at campuses across the country. I don’t think that’ll go over so well… many college students (though not all) are capable of thinking for themselves and that’s not good for Cameron or Comfort, who need you to [Read More...]

How Should You Come Out as an Atheist without Generating Controversy?

There are a lot of ways you can come out as an atheist. Many of them result in someone getting very upset. Sometimes, it results in a fight over faith — maybe a debate you don’t want to get into. What do you do if you want to come out publicly as an atheist but [Read More...]

Vinyl Sagan

If you read science or atheist blogs, odds are you’ve seen the video of “A Glorious Dawn,” which featured remixed versions of Carl Sagan and Stephen Hawking. The autotuned song was created by John Boswell. Now, Third Man Records is putting out a limited edition 7″ vinyl record release of the song: Third Man Records, [Read More...]

What’s Your Beast Day?

I got an email from a friend of mine about an upcoming birthday party she’s throwing. She’s about to turn a very special age: 66.6 years old. That’s cause for a celebration, right? She thinks so, and she’s humorously making the best of it, using it as a fundraiser for a favorite cause: We will [Read More...]

LGBT Political Party Dismissed in the Philippines

In the Philippines, the LGBT community is treated even worse than in America. Not coincidentally, church and state are closely intertwined. Recent case in point: The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday rejected Ang Ladlad for party-list accreditation on the grounds that the party advocates “sexual immorality” and “immoral doctrines.” Ang Ladlad is an organization [Read More...]