Babies: Juggle or Eat?

I don’t know why it took this long for someone to tell me about Barry Louis Polisar: This man is a genius. Just check out the lyrics: I always thought that cows looked prettier in a field Than on my plate at supper being served up as the meal. And though I do like hamburger, [Read More...]

The Logic of Children

Reader PrimeNumbers informs me that his daughter is quite the logician. Look what she came up with: Magic is not real. God is magic. Therefore, God is not real. Not too shabby for a four-year-old. Most atheists I know didn’t figure that out until they were teenagers. What other logical statements have your children impressed [Read More...]

Surprise Wedding Reception

Who needs a religious wedding day when you can have a wonderful impromptu reception (with no mention of a god, I might add)? This is sweet True story: I went to an American wedding a couple years ago… a break from the usual, traditional Indian ones I’m used to. The groom tossed the bride’s garter. [Read More...]

Why Do They Need Your Permission?

It’s an old video, but what a wonderful message it sends: (via Pam’s House Blend) [Read more...]

You’re Getting Married: What Do You Do With Your Last Name?

Reader Josh is getting married in a few weeks. He and his fiancé are both atheists. Her brother (also an atheist) is officiating. All the plans look to be on track. So what’s the problem? Josh writes: The only issue we have left is what to do about our last name. We are both progressive [Read More...]