High School Atheist Wants a Scholarship

Michelle Dubert-Bellrichard, a high school student from Wisconsin, has an opinion piece in the Telegraph Herald newspaper (Iowa). She’s an atheist and she wants a scholarship. Students who are active in their church are greatly looked upon when it comes to applying for money. For some scholarships, the only people eligible must be members of [Read More...]

Friendly Atheist Contest #13: The New Atheists’ New Year’s Resolutions

Last week, I ran this contest: Complete the next line(s) of the poem: ‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse; I was just expecting a couple lines, but some of you wrote entire poems! And they were awesome. I’m only included some lines [Read More...]

Happy Birthday to…

Greta Christina! She writes this for herself: Happy birthday to me I don’t live in a tree But I look like a primate Because I am one. And got this response from a commenter: Happy birthday to you I went to the zoo I saw a fat monkey but I didn’t think it was you [Read More...]

I Am Honored… or Thoroughly Disturbed

Still trying to figure out which… (Thanks to Linda for the card! She has one more featuring this blog’s writers here.) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

My New Year’s Resolution For You

A lot of threads on this blog have some great dialogues going on and I wanted to thank you if you take part in those conversations. It makes blogging worthwhile. And I also really appreciate everyone staying classy with your comments. Well… almost everyone For the rest of you, I hope you’ll consider joining in [Read More...]