New Atheist Podcast

This new podcast should also win an award for most creative title. ApostAZ is put together by some Arizona atheists. I haven’t listened to it yet, but here’s hoping it’s a good one. (via The Lippard Blog) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Carnival of the Godless #92

The new Carnival of the Godless is at Jyunri Kankei. Go check it out! The next CotG is at Disillusioned Words in two weeks. Submit your entries here! [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Friendly Atheist Contest #28: Atheist Campaign Promises

Last week, I ran this contest: Imagine you’re running for president… of American Atheists. What are your campaign promises? Here are the Top 3 not-so-serious responses (with submitters)! 3| That’s easy: All-you-can-eat baby buffet, Satanic Ritual Sundays, Communist ping-pong, Bible-burning class, a better Darwin shrine, and a bubble-gum machine in the lobby. (Milena) 2| More [Read More...]

Atheist Tactics: A Panel Discussion

At the upcoming joint conference between the AHA, SSA, and IHEU, I have the pleasure of moderating a panel discussion on a topic that’s important to a lot of us in the atheist blogosphere: Making the Case for the New Enlightenment: What are the best ways to get people to value scientific and critical inquiry, [Read More...]

Responses to “I’m an Atheist”

This one’s from Reddit — the comment thread there has some good responses. Here’s the (edited) query: What questions were you asked when you first said, “I’m an atheist”? I don’t recall being asked many questions when I came out. However, I did get the following: “Huh.” “But you have to believe in something.” “You [Read More...]