If God Held a Press Conference…

At least he’s honest (via SMBC Theater) [Read more...]

A Christian/Atheist Dialogue in Texas

In Bedford, Texas, atheists and Christians will be gathering next month to discuss religion and where their beliefs come from: This informal gathering of atheists and Christians started as a dialogue between Metroplex Atheist member Julio Rosario and 1st Baptist Church Pastor Marty Atkins. The purpose of the gathering is for members of each group [Read More...]

Flying Spaghetti Burger

That’s it. I’m done with the vegetarianism thing. After seeing this Flying Spaghetti Monster burger, how I can I not eat it? Apparently, it comes from a place called Gecko’s Bar & Tapas in Albuquerque, NM. As far as I can tell from their menu, they have no idea what they’ve created. (Thanks to Andrew [Read More...]

The Big Beginning

Stephen Hawking + Richard Dawkins + Carl Sagan + Tara Shears + Neil deGrasse Tyson + Auto-Tune = the latest Symphony of Science! I’m sure these videos reach an audience that wouldn’t normally listen to scientists, but I would watch this even without the auto-tune. These are some of the finest science communicators in recent [Read More...]

The 2011 Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism Goes to…

The “Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism” is given out by the Harvard Secular Society on behalf of the Humanist Chaplaincy at Harvard and the American Humanist Association. The first year, the award went to Salman Rushdie. The second award went to lead singer of Bad Religion, Greg Graffin. The next went to Joss [Read More...]