Video of Ned Lamont

Spazeboy has the audio of the panel discussion up on his site! [Update: The link should now be working!] However, even better than that is the great video he has of Ned Lamont speaking about his uncle Corliss Lamont, former director of the ACLU and past Honorary President of the American Humanist Association. Ned was [Read More...]

An Atheist Professor at Virginia Tech

Mapantsula at Daily Kos has a response to Dinesh D’Souza (who thinks atheists have no way to respond to tragic events like the shooting at Virginia Tech and are nowhere to be found in these cases). It’s a beautiful piece, worth reading in it’s entirety. But here are a couple excerpts: I know that brutal [Read More...]

The New Humanism Conference Recap

Rebecca Watson has a nice writeup of the event, so I’ll just link to her and add a couple comments. Also, spazeboy says he will have an mp3 of “The Next Generation of Humanism” panel (which I sat on) sometime this morning. If he has it, check it out! [Update: Here's a link to the [Read More...]

The Video Gets More Absurd With Each Passing Second

This started out with a bad premise (God doesn’t stop school shootings because God has been kicked out of school. Those damn atheists). But then the video starts attacking everything from Dr. Spock telling us not to spank our children to teachers’ lack of “disciplining” students in a classroom. Apparently the author thinks a little [Read More...]

It’s Funny Because It’s True

Street Evangelist Saves 300 Souls From Enjoying Park SAN FRANSISCO—"All of you will burn in hellfire, so sayeth the Lord," said open-air preacher "Brother Sam" Hinson to a stroller-bound toddler and her picknicking parents. [tags]atheist, atheism, Evangelical, Christian, The Onion[/tags] [Read more...]