Atheist on the Dance Floor

Looks like Penn Jillette is going to be a cast member on Dancing with the Stars beginning next month. His partner is Kym Johnson, last seen on the show with Mark Cuban. Anyone else ready for Freethought Freestyles? Secular Sambas? Pastafarian Paso Dobles?–ok, I’ll stop now. (via A Reasonable Atheist) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Workplace Religious Freedom Act (HR 1431)

It sounds nice — Religious Freedom — but in this case, it could cause a lot of problems. The Workplace Religious Freedom Act (HR 1431) would actually allow for religious persecution and harassment the way it is currently written. The Secular Coalition for America sent a letter to members of the House Subcommittee on Health, [Read More...]

Save It for Him

I wish the title of this video didn’t give away the punchline… but it’s still entertaining (via Bligbi) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Richard Dawkins’ New Book

According to The New York Observer, Richard Dawkins‘ next book will be (surprise!) a defense of evolution titled Only a Theory?. I liked The God Delusion and all, but I’m glad he’s back to writing about science. How much is publisher Free Press paying for the right to publish the new book? $3,500,000. And I’m [Read More...]

For the Chicagoans: Come See an Atheist Comedian for Free

Jamie Kilstein is an atheist comedian from New York. He’s also liberal, anti-Bush, and all other things wonderful and correct. Here’s a sample of his work: As it turns out, he’s taping a stand-up comedy CD this weekend in Chicago at the Lakeshore Theater. Normally, ticket prices at the door are $20. But if you’re [Read More...]