You Should’ve Read the Whole Book, Not Just Part Two

This is the first half of today’s Cyanide & Happiness: The second half is here (Thanks to Chris for the link!) [Read more…]

An Update on Sanal Edamaruku

Just a quick update with some better news about Sanal Edamaruku, the Indian skeptic who faces jail time for exposing a “miracle.” After being repeatedly asked to turn himself in to the nearest police station, Sanal has decided to whisk himself off to Finland and he is currently staying in Helsinki while he appeals the decision not [Read More…]

Are There Non-Religious Reasons to Oppose Abortion?

That was the topic on the Ask An Atheist podcast this past weekend: A few months ago we put our an open call to our listeners to provide us with non-religious reasons to oppose abortion rights. While some listeners responded with a few arguments they’d encountered, we heard very few atheist abortion opponents. … The [Read More…]

A Transcript of My CNN Interview

It seems like the CNN interview I did on Saturday isn’t online anywhere. Boo… since I haven’t seen it yet and I kind of want to (If you get me a video copy, I’ll give you $9834913123 of Internet money.) But the transcript is online! Anytime there’s a TV interview, facial reactions and tone carry [Read More…]

How Do You Tell Your Parents You Believe in God?

This week’s PostSecret was Father’s Day themed, and I thought I misread this one at first: How do I tell my Dad I believe in God? I guess this isn’t a thing I’ve put much thought into — a theist kid coming out to non-believing parents, but I am sure it happens. If I’m being [Read More…]