Friendly Atheist Contest #14: Dog Prays to God

Last week, I ran this contest: What will be the New Year’s Resolution for any of the “New Atheists” (Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens, Daniel Dennett, etc.)? Here are the Top 3 resolutions (with submitters)! 3| Hitchens’ resolution – Get a fragrance named after him. The scent? A combination of whiskey, rum, tequila, and [Read More...]

You Can’t Give an Inch…

I think friendly atheists do feel this way about more aggressive ones from time to time… (Thanks to Maria for the image!) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Murder By the Book Features Madalyn Murray O’Hair

A TRU TV (formerly Court TV) show called Murder By the Book features authors discussing a murder case that has fascinated them. Monday night’s episode (10:00 p.m., ET) features author Kathy Reichs talking about the murder of Madalyn Murray O’Hair, the founder of American Atheists. Here’s the synopsis: Forensic anthropologist and best-selling author Kathy Reichs [Read More...]

God’s Eye View

The UK-based Glue Society was commissioned to create artwork depicting “four key Biblical events as if captured by Google Earth.” (One would think that the creative Glue Society could design a better website than the one they have…) Here they are: Moses parting the Red Sea: The Garden of Eden: The Crucifixion: Noah’s Ark on [Read More...]

Checkmate: Christians Win

Edward Current has proven me wrong again: This was the first time: Damn you, Current. Your logic is impossible to refute! (via [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]