What Do I Do At an Anti-Gay Workshop?

There’s a workshop taking place tomorrow night not far from where I live. The subject: How to respond to “Homosexual Activism” in our public schools. That is tempting. It’s free and walk-ins are welcome, so I have an urge to drop by. I’ve never been to one of those kinds of meetings, so I’m curious [Read More...]

Interview on Chariots of Iron Podcast

Over the weekend, I taped an interview for the Chariots of Iron podcast. You can check out that interview here. The first half of the show discusses news items, which the second half (43:45 mark) discusses how atheists can/should communicate with religious people. Give it a listen and subscribe to their podcast! [Read more...]

At Least It’s Better Than Kabbalah…

Guess who’s converting to Judaism? I’m sure the Jews will love Lindsay Lohan. I’m also pretty sure that’s all there is to the conversion, too: Taking a picture in front of a sign that says SYNAGOGUE. Which explains how I changed my name to Senator Barack Obama: My favorite line in the article is this [Read More...]

They’ll Become Jewish for $50,000

I’m offended. No Christian has offered me $50,000 to join their church. Seriously, where are their priorities? But as I mentioned last September, a Jewish man was offering that much to bring people to his synagogue: DOTHAN, Ala. — Larry Blumberg is looking for a few good Jews to move to his corner of the [Read More...]

The Good Book Released Today

Released today is a new book atheists may enjoy. It’s called Good Book: The Bizarre, Hilarious, Disturbing, Marvelous, and Inspiring Things I Learned When I Read Every Single Word of the Bible by David Plotz. A couple years ago, Slate columnist Plotz blogged the Bible — reading it front-to-back and writing about his findings. He’s [Read More...]