George Carlin Dead at 71

The brilliant comedian George Carlin died of heart failure Sunday night in Los Angeles. He was admitted into a hospital earlier in the afternoon for chest pains. In the past few decades, there was no one who even came close to being as incisive and edgy about taboo topics as Carlin. His monologues are timeless [Read More...]

I’m Happy Now

Not atheist related. But it made me smile Now back to studying for my grad school Abstract Algebra midterm… (via Cynical-C Blog) [Read more...]

Can Religion Overturn Science?

I’ve heard this (paraphrased) argument used by atheists before: There are plenty of examples of science proving a religious claim wrong. There are no examples of religion proving a scientific claim wrong. Are there any responses a theist can give to it? Are there any examples of religion proving science wrong? [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Carnival of the Godless #94 and Humanist Symposium #21

The new Carnival of the Godless is at Earthman’s Notebook. Go check it out! The next CotG is at The Atheist Blogger in two weeks. Submit your entries here! … The Humanist Symposium can be found this week at Greta Christina’s Blog. Go read it! The next HS is at faith in honest doubt in [Read More...]

Hope, Nope, and…

These just amused me…: Anything missing? (via Cognitive Dissident and Groupthink) [tags]atheist, atheism, Barack Obama, John McCain[/tags] [Read more...]