Fundamentalists of Other Faiths

Here’s a snippet from a recent article in the journal Science: … Last fall, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) was harshly criticized in Parliament for asserting in a report that the underwater ridge connecting India and Sri Lanka was natural rather than the remains of a bridge built by the traditional hero Rama. Under [Read More...]

Build the Bridges or Burn Them Down?

An article by Bryan Patterson in the Herald Sun (Australia) juxtaposes two strikingly different ways religious and non-religious people are interacting. First, we see the methods that just drive us all apart. Like the recent attempts at religious-based video games. In one of them, created by an atheist, you try to violently knock off religious [Read More...]

The Crocoduck Has Evolved

It looks like someone playing a pre-release version of the video game Spore has created the infamous Crocoduck: And with that, Kirk Cameron has been defeated in one fell swoop. [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Jesus Fries

The scary thing is that the lady appears to be serious: (via The Information Paradox) [tags]atheist, atheism, pareidolia[/tags] [Read more...]

Obama’s Actions vs McCain’s Words

There’s been some horrible flooding recently in the Midwest. How are the presidential candidates responding? Republican John McCain: U.S. Senator John McCain today issued the following statement on the flooding in the Midwest: “Our thoughts and prayers go out to all those impacted by the flooding throughout the Midwest. Cindy and I would like to [Read More...]