Apply for the 2010-2011 American Atheists Scholarship

If you’re a college student (or a high school senior about to enter college), the deadline for the American Atheists Founders’ Scholarship is January 31st. If you’ve done any activism this past year individually or with a group, if you’ve written letters-to-the-editor which were published, if you were an outspoken atheist in some way or [Read More…]

Atheists Never…

There are many items on this list and so many more that need to be added… There’s a link for each item so you can see the proof for yourself. I don’t see how anyone can go through this list and then accuse atheists of not having a moral foundation. (via Church of the Flying [Read More…]

Why Am I Still Vegetarian?

I touched on this the other day, but it deserves its own thread. What are my thoughts about vegetarianism? I’ll just start typing and see what comes out… I’ve been a vegetarian my entire life. I’ve never eaten meat, at least not on purpose. (Dammit, Taco Bell, I said Bean Burrito!) I was raised that [Read More…]

Mmm… Sacrilicious

***Update***: The ad has been pulled from the contest. … Doritos and Pepsi are holding a contest where people can submit their own commercial — the highest vote-getters will see their commercial air during the Super Bowl. One of the ads in the running is all sorts of hilarious: Apparently, the people in line at [Read More…]

Is the Crucifixion ‘Excessively Violent’?

The owner of the Atheist Tees store on Zazzle, a custom t-shirt design store, contacted me to say one of the images he had up was banned from their site: Why was it banned? It was deemed too violent: Alright… well, Zazzle has every right to get rid of shirts they think are violent… But [Read More…]