This is Worse Than a Flight on Air India

You should cancel any future flights on Nepal Airlines. They’ve been having problems with one of their two aircrafts. Some services have been suspended the past few weeks. How did the airline respond to the problem? Officials at Nepal’s state-run airline have sacrificed two goats to appease Akash Bhairab, the Hindu sky god, following technical [Read More...]

Atheist Saves a Life; All in a Day’s Work

ChooseDoubt saved a drowning child! A two year old boy fell into a river. No one saw him fall in and the river itself looks more like chocolate than water with the amount of silt in it. I noticed that the boy was there one minute and when I turned back he was nowhere to [Read More...]

Dr. Francis Collins on Point of Inquiry

If you haven’t heard it yet, Dr. Francis Collins, head of the Human Genome Project and an Evangelical Christian, was on Point of Inquiry with DJ Grothe to discuss his work, his faith, and his book The Language of God. DJ asked the questions that most stand out in my mind (especially regarding how Collins [Read More...]

Humanist Ingenuity

This cracked me up. Duncan Crary, director of communications for the Institute for Humanist Studies, and Alison Bates, senior campus organizer for the Secular Student Alliance, were featured in Albany, NY’s Times Union newspaper because of their innovative way of getting to work: There’s even a special name for what they do: While most Capital [Read More...]

You Don’t Need Religion to be Moral

Jessica Hagy nails it again: [tags]atheist, atheism, humanism, religion, Indexed[/tags] [Read more...]