Which Christians Do You Admire?

It’s a serious question I’m asking (for some research I’m doing). I’m hoping Christian readers will respond. Which Christians do you admire? To explain, if you mention the name James Dobson or Pat Robertson, I know plenty of Christians who would cringe because of the damage those guys have done in the name of Christianity. [Read More...]

Can’t Escape the A Word

Doesn’t matter if you call yourself a Bright, Freethinker, Secular Humanist, Nontheist, Pastafarian, or None. Everyone else is still going to call you “atheist.” In an op-ed for Free Inquiry, Tom Flynn elaborates: I’ve been doing media appearances as a secular humanist activist for fifteen years now. I perennially underwent this exchange: REPORTER/HOST: Are you [Read More...]

Catching the Believers

Don’t make excuses for why you’re at the Psychic Fair. You know you’re a believer. And Chris Hansen‘s gonna get you, even if you claim to be a skeptic… (via Cectic) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

George Carlin on Death and the Afterlife

One more excerpt from his new special It’s Bad For Ya. This segment is about death/the afterlife/heaven/hell. The relevant part begins at 0:50: It’s all so obvious, yet you never hear anyone in his position with the guts or wit to say these things. That’s why Carlin is the master. Oh, just go watch the [Read More...]

Carnival of the Godless #86

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