Celebrate Ten Years of NOSHA in Louisiana

The New Orleans Secular Humanist Association is celebrating its tenth anniversary tomorrow (Friday) night! Sean Faircloth from the Secular Coalition for America is the guest speaker. There’s also a cash bar involved. All the details can be found here. Student tickets are only $15 and dinner is included! Congratulations to the group for a decade [Read More...]

Should Serena Williams Swear if She’s a Jehovah’s Witness?

You’ve likely seen the clip of tennis star Serena Williams cursing out a line judge in her semi-final match at the U.S. Open this past weekend — the outburst cost her a point, which ultimately meant the end of the match for her. Williams, however, is a Jehovah’s Witness. Is she allowed to do that? [Read More...]

Reincarnation Scaring Off Organ Donors

Hey everyone, this post is courtesy of Ron Gold: Reincarnation in one of those beliefs that seems quaint, but not dangerous. After all, what harm is there in a person thinking they could come back in another life as a butterfly or a mollusk? Well, believing in reincarnation is actually causing people to die, at [Read More...]

The Atheist-Only Town of Liberal, Missouri

I don’t remember learning about this in U.S. History… In 1880, a man named George H. Walser bought some land and created an atheists-only haven in Liberal, Missouri. “[He] found a town without a church, [w]here unbelievers could bring up their children without religious training,” and where Christians were not allowed. “His idea was to [Read More...]

A Fundamentalist Discovers Hermaphrodites

Uh-oh. Pastor Deacon Fred just found out that South African runner Caster Semenya is a hermaphrodite! He isn’t sure how to handle this: Brothers and Sisters, I saw on Fox News the other day that some secular scientists opened up the tummy of this African gal and found a couple of testicles floating around up [Read More...]