Happy Thanksgiving!

Hope you all have a great ThankFSMgiving today [Read more...]

Children’s Responses to: What Is Evolution?

Here’s video of children’s responses to the question: “What is Evolution?” It’s sponsored by Charlie’s Playhouse. The music’s a bit loud, but the responses are entertaining. My favorite is: “Then the monkeys turned into people monkeys” It’s still more science understanding than most Creationists could give you… [Read more...]

Nampa Classical Academy Still Receiving Warnings About Bible Usage

The Nampa Classical Academy, a charter school in Idaho, is still under fire for using religious texts as the primary sources for teaching material. They’ve already received five separate warnings from the state charter commission. The charter commission outlined the allegations for the most recent reprimand. The commission says the school has a shelf of [Read More...]

Speaking at a Christian Conference

This finally went up on their website so I feel comfortable announcing it. Ashley Paramore and some guy named Hermant are speaking at the (Christian) Jubilee conference in Pittsburgh this February. We’ll be participating in a panel discussion between Christians and atheists. (I apologize in advance for the music playing in the background of the [Read More...]

Georgia Town Debates Saying No to “So Help Me God”

A couple days ago, I heard about how city council members in Marietta, Georgia were debating whether or not to remove the phrase “so help me God” from the oath new police officers take. It’s a good move, of course, but it wasn’t a welcome one for city officials: Councilman Van Pearlberg floated changing the [Read More...]