Would You Donate?

A reader has this interesting question: I just received a flyer in the mail asking for donations to fund a Thanksgiving dinner for the local homeless shelter. I would really like to contribute but they are a faith-based charity and I’m worried that my donation will not be used wisely. I sent them an email… [Read More...]

I ♥ The New Pornographers

I’m falling asleep as I type. I just came back from The New Pornographers‘ concert at Metro in Chicago. Best. Concert. Ever. I was this close |—-| to Neko Case. My life is complete now. [Read more...]

Interview with Ken Jennings

Ken Jennings is the trivia whiz who won 74 straight games on Jeopardy! in 2004 (racking up $3,000,000+ over his total time on the show). He is the author of the (soon-to-be-released-in-paperback) book Brainiac as well as the upcoming Ken Jennings’s Trivia Almanac (release date: December 26th). Ken also maintains an excellent blog. Which you [Read More...]

Friendly Atheist Contest #5: What Should Atheists Scream Out in Bed?

Last week, I asked this question: What is Christopher Hitchens so mad about in the picture below? Here are the Top 5 answers (with submitters)! 5| He heard the Atheist Alliance International convention dinner ran out of the kosher meal. (Bill) 4| He’s wearing a thong and it’s chafing him. (Julie) 3| Dewar’s, Come on! [Read More...]

The Rapture is Coming!

Wait a minute… It’s almost as if Jesus’ return was predicted but turned out to be horribly wrong… (Thanks to Keith for the pic!) [tags]atheist, atheism, Jesus, rapture, Left Behind[/tags] [Read more...]