Supporting the Inclusion of Atheists on Campus

Doctoral student Kathleen Goodman and Professor John Mueller teamed up to write a fantastic article on why colleges should embrace and acknowledge atheists on campuses nationwide. They mention this website a couple times as well. (Woo!) I don’t know whether that version from The Chronicle of Higher Education is the same as the one that [Read More...]

You Are NOT the Father!

Imagine if Mary appeared on Maury to get a paternity test to find out who the father of Jesus was… Sample line from Joseph: “I am 5,000% sure that I am NOT the father of that baby.” The key bit happens at the 4:05 mark. I wonder how this will end… (via DarkMatter2525) [Read more...]

Atheist Thinks of Her Life on the Brink of Death

Rose experienced something truly frightening the other day. I had a wreck yesterday on the way home from work. I hit a patch of ice and lost control of the car and as it slid toward the guard rail, I yelled loudly, “Fuck!” and thought of all the things I haven’t done. Her thoughts didn’t [Read More...]

I’m Number Two!

My life’s work is nearly complete. I am on Daniel Florien‘s list of the Top 30 Atheist blogs! The Top 5 Pharyngula Friendly Atheist Cynical-C Debunking Christianity Atheist Media Blog There’s even a graphic: See? Watch out, PZ. You’re going down. Or you will as soon as I get done defending myself against the Skepchicks. [Read More...]

When Did “Good” Person Become Linked to “Faith”?

***Update***: Transcript is below. … I don’t have time to transcribe it right now, but in case you missed it, Jon Stewart had a great conversation on The Daily Show last night where he talked about how “a person of faith” and “a good person” seem to have become linked in politics. The consequence of [Read More...]