Pete Stark (D-CA) to Give First-Ever Public Remarks About His Non-Belief

Earlier in the year, Pete Stark (D-CA) came out as the first member of the United States Congress to openly deny belief in a God. Outside a few remarks about how he was positively surprised at peoples’ reactions to his admission, he has not spoken publicly about his non-belief. That will change on Thursday, September [Read More...]

Keep an Eye on This Student

Ms. SuperScience at Beautiful Biology gave her AP Biology students a questionnaire to fill out during the first week of school. She asked the kids a number of questions so she can learn about who they are and what makes them tick. Fairly normal procedure. Now, look at one student’s response to the prompt, “Tell [Read More...]

ID Creationist Bingo

Skeptico presents ID Creationist Bingo: (Click on the image for a larger, printable version) How do you play? You check off a square every time the relevant dopey argument is presented. You win when you have a straight line of five – horizontally, vertically or diagonally. The “JOKER” square can either be a free square, [Read More...]

Shiva Colbert

I’m not sure where this originally came from… but it’s the weekend, so pray to Shiva Colbert! [tags]atheist, atheism, Shiva, Hinduism, Stephen Colbert[/tags] [Read more...]

Jesus Called Me a Liar

A church outside Chicago apparently mentioned me and my book in a sermon last week. So I listened to it… you can, too (MP3). The fun begins at the 30:00 mark. The good: The pastor pronounced my name correctly! The bad: I apparently have a website called The huh?!: The amusing part begins at [Read More...]