In Pittsburgh Tonight!

You know you have no other plans for Good Friday. So come see me speak in Pittsburgh! (Plus, it’s a free talk and you get pasta!) It’s the best Friday night *ever* Date: Friday, April 10 School: Carnegie Mellon University Sponsoring group: Carnegie Mellon AHA: Atheists, Humanists & Agnostics Time/place: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. in [Read More...]

Scary Excerpt from Quiverfull: Part 3

I’ve been reading Kathryn Joyce‘s Quiverfull and several passages scare the living $#!& out of me. Like this one, describing a patriarch’s long-term plans for his family: One of Geoffrey Botkin’s catchiest contributions to patriarchy is his branding of the dominion vision in his “two-hundred-year plan for multigenerational faithfulness”: a concept that started as an [Read More...]

This Would Be Better Than An Atheist Bus Ad…

Indiana atheists are trying to get an atheist bus of their own! But they’re not going for the bus ads… Jennifer explains a slight catch in the advertising rules: The fun part? The cost to get a full bus painted for a year ($1250) is the same as getting a dinky side ad for 8 [Read More...]

Atheists Are Taking Over the Streets

We’re already taking over buses. It only makes sense that atheists begin to adopt the streets those buses could drive on The Atheist Longhorns at the University of Texas at Austin have been doing their part to keep the city clean — nice! Are there other atheist groups out there who are adopting streets or [Read More...]

Everything Wrong with Intelligent Design Proponents All Rolled Into One

In a OneNewsNow article titled (I shit you not) “Intelligent Design for Dummies,” Marcia Segelstein explains everything you need to know about ID-proponents in one paragraph: Science was never my forte, and heated debates over Darwinism, evolution, creationism and Intelligent Design never piqued my interest. As far as I was concerned, all that mattered was [Read More...]