Sam Harris’ Speech at the Atheist Alliance International Convention

I had mentioned that Sam Harris‘ talk at the Atheist Alliance International convention had a divided response. Some people really appreciated it; others didn’t like it at all. You can now read an edited transcript of his speech here. Given the absence of evidence for God, and the stupidity and suffering that still thrives under [Read More...]

Freethought Radio Now on Air America!

As of this weekend, Freethought Radio will be airing on Air America! Christopher Hitchens will be the guest on their national debut. You can look for air times and local stations here. In most places, the show will air on Saturday from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. (ET). How exciting that a radio show for/about/by atheists [Read More...]

Friendly Atheist Contest #3: Who Is Richard Dawkins Talking To?

Last week, I asked this question: What would you name a Christian/Atheist podcast? Here are the Top 5 answers (with submitters)! 5| To Question and To Kneel (A riff on The Captain and Tennille) (Joe M) 4| Real & Grace (A riff on Will & Grace) (Jedipunk) 3| Heretical Sabbatical (Josh Charles) 2| Atheist and [Read More...]

Cavemen Smarter Than Sherri Shepherd

Who knew that cavemen were smarter than Sherri Shepherd? See the video here. Gotta love the open mockery of her idiotic beliefs. (via Memoirs of a Skepchick) [tags]atheist, atheism, GEICO, The View[/tags] [Read more...]

Spreading the Seed

Ashley had a chance to ask Richard Dawkins a question at the Atheist Alliance International convention. He was signing her copy of The Selfish Gene at the time. It’s slightly hard to understand in the video below, but here is what she says to him: You mentioned that the male species tries to spread their [Read More...]