My City Embarrasses Me… and Not Just Because of Rex Grossman

And to think people actually fork over $40/day for this conference… Someone please tell them ghosts don’t exist, every single one of the “ghost stories” was made up, and they should save their cash. Of course, these are probably the same people who believe the Cubs haven’t won a World Series in 99 years because [Read More...]

Atheist Billboard in Madison, Wisconsin

If you’re near Madison, Wisconsin tomorrow afternoon, keep your eye out for the first atheist billboard (above)! It’s being put up by the Freedom From Religion Foundation and can be seen “on the feeder road off the West Beltline next to Culver’s Restaurant, facing west.” “We are launching a campaign to place freethought billboards up [Read More...]

Atheist Alliance International Convention 2007 (Recap)

Highlights from the Atheist Alliance International Convention 2007: Getting into the hotel ballroom only after going through the hand-held metal detectors and handing over my bag to the people in the storage room. Realizing that it was the second time that day I had to go through a “special screening.” Being told that atheist conventions [Read More...]

Atheist Alliance International Convention on Good Morning America Weekend Edition

A brief writeup on the convention (that doesn’t do it justice) and a video (that doesn’t do it justice) was seen on Good Morning America Weekend Edition this morning. Check it out here! [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Convention Day 2: Brief Update

Bomb sniffing dog. White men dancing to rap music. One speaker’s suggestion that there should be a special fast-track line for atheists at airports. Because, really, are there ever atheist suicide bombers? Details (and more!) to come later. Good night! [Read more...]