The Actual Cause of Baldness

It’s fun explaining religious-y beliefs to gullible people: (via Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis) [Read more...]

Which College Majors Make You Less Religious?

A new study from the University of Michigan tells us some somewhat surprising news about college majors and their effect on religiosity. Majoring in which subjects would decrease your religiosity? (That is, make you less likely to go to church and less likely to view religion as a good thing) According to the study: the [Read More...]

Atheist Bus Ads in Chicago Countered by Christians

This past May and June, 25 buses in Chicago ran the following ad, courtesy of the Indiana Atheist Bus Campaign: It didn’t receive the level of publicity we’ve seen with other atheist bus ads, but still, it was nice to get the message out there. Now, the New Life Covenant Oakwood Church is countering with [Read More...]

How to Pray to the Flying Spaghetti Monster

You just have to fold your hands like this: No wonder His Noodliness hasn’t been answering my prayers. I’ve been doing it wrong this whole time! (via Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster) [Read more...]

Camp Quest Attendees Are Not “Inmates at Camp Godless”

One way to know whether to take a reporter seriously is to see whether he/she paid attention to details and got them correct. It’s also important to see what mistakes were made… and how they play into the story. Was it just a harmless mistake or something else? Ian Bell in the Sunday Herald (Scotland) [Read More...]