Do Atheist Help Centers Exist?

I don’t know why I read letters-to-the-editor written by people who have no idea what they’re talking about. But I came across this one and it just pissed me off: I just want to say how tired I am of atheists complaining about their rights. Now, if it weren’t for Christian-based food kitchens, homes for [Read More...]

Is “Fake” Christianity Any Better Than the “Real” Version?

A CNN article about how more teens are becoming “fake” Christians is making the rounds. It discusses Professor Kenda Creasy Dean and her work on the National Study of Youth and Religion: The study included Christians of all stripes — from Catholics to Protestants of both conservative and liberal denominations. Though three out of four [Read More...]

Richard Dawkins on Faith Schools

Richard Dawkins aired a special called Faith Schools Menace? on More4 in Britain last week. I haven’t seen the whole thing yet, but the whole show can be seen after the jump. Feel free to leave your reviews in the comments! [Read more...]

How to Make Someone’s Day: High Five Escalator

by Jesse Galef – It’s so easy to make someone’s day better. I’m a big fan of Improv Everywhere, who stage elaborate public displays of randomness (their most famous event is probably the annual No-Pants Subway Ride). Apart from public spectacle, they have a knack to make onlookers smile and appreciate the brief detour from [Read More...]

Remember Kate and Erik…?

Kate is an atheist, Erik is a Christian, and for years now, they’ve been dating. A couple years ago, I wrote about how that worked and what the reaction was like from their families. Last year, they got engaged… And last week, they got married The sunglasses are badass. I approve. So, was it a [Read More...]