As if MySpace didn’t have enough clones, Robert’s Thought’s (can someone explain the second apostrophe?) tells us about a new one: HisHolySpace. What is HHS? … HisHolySpace.com separates itself from other online religious community sites, by only allowing those religions that follow [the aforementioned] Core Christian Essentials, to be promoted on the site. Anyone from [Read More...]

Free Hugs from Atheists

The Atheist, Agnostic and Freethinking Student Association (AAFSA) at the University of Florida has a great way to promote an upcoming event they’re organizing (featuring the great speaker and lawyer Eddie Tabash): They’re giving away hugs. “Free Hugs from Atheists” will take place Thursday afternoon, and as the AAFSA website says: We will offer the [Read More...]

If You’re in Memphis…

I’ll be speaking in Memphis, Tennessee this weekend for the Memphis Freethought Alliance. More information can be found here. If you’re in the area this Sunday from 1:00-3:00 pm (EST), it’d be great to have you join us! [tags]atheist, atheism, Memphis Freethought Alliance, Tennessee[/tags] [Read more...]

Nudie Calendar

If you would like to be in next year’s SkepChick or SkepDude calendars, application information is up at the Skepchick blog. A montage of the most recent calendar’s greatest hits are here! I’m wondering whether I should apply. More importantly, I want to apply, but I’m not sure what a funny, creative, I-don’t-want-to-regret-this-when-I-have-children pose would [Read More...]

Bible + Nazi Germany + Planned Parenthood = Biology

According to the Associated Press: During his eight days as a part-time high school biology teacher, Kris Helphinstine included Biblical references in material he provided to students and gave a PowerPoint presentation that made links between evolution, Nazi Germany and Planned Parenthood. They fired him shortly thereafter. I would *love* to see a copy of [Read More...]