For the atheists who wants to get their meat and vegetables in one helping, we now have StrawBaby! That’s a proposed Halloween costume for the child. I fully approve (Thanks to Sarah for the link!) [Read more...]

CFI Wants Ground Zero to be Free of All Religion

The Center for Inquiry is opposing the building of Park51 — the (close to) Ground Zero Mosque (and Community Center). Their reasoning is rather interesting: … it would be inappropriate to build any new house of worship in the area immediately around Ground Zero, not just mosques. “The 9/11 attacks were an example of faith-based [Read More...]

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...]