Your Non-Atheism-Related Hobbies

What do you do with your time when you’re not thinking about atheism or going to school/work? [Read more...]

Is This Christian Law School Lying About Its Success?

The late Jerry Falwell founded Liberty University in 1971. The Liberty University School of Law opened in 2004. The dean of the law school, Mat Staver, is raving about his school’s success: “The new results from the Virginia bar pass rate for Liberty University School of Law at 94.44 percent is absolutely phenomenal,” he contends. [Read More...]

Richard Dawkins: Against Harry Potter?

Since Richard Dawkins is retiring from his post as Charles Simonyi professor for the public understanding of science at Oxford this week, you’ll be reading a lot about him in the next several days. There is a nice personal interview with him in The Guardian. Some highlights: In Dawkins’ view, there is a battle taking [Read More...]

That’s One Way To Protest the Church…

Forget buses. This is the way to start a discussion about religion: Here’s a close-up of the flags: Tell me it wouldn’t be awesome seeing those flags popping up everywhere you go… The full story behind them is at Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster. [Read more...]

Webster Cook Unimpeached!

A couple months ago, University of Central Florida student Webster Cook was impeached from his position as Student Government Association senator for “stealing” a consecrated communion wafer. It was an idiotic decision by the student government since no crime was committed. Not even a symbolic crime. (If “wafer abuse” is cause for this much chaos, [Read More...]