Who is More Intelligent: Atheist or Theist?

Someone brought that comic to my attention (via The Flowfield Unity). No, I don’t agree with it. I was asked recently if, on the whole, I thought atheists were smarter than the religious. My gut instinct was to say “Yes.” The vast majority of scientists don’t believe in God. Despite what critics might say, I [Read More...]

No Heaven. No Hell. Just… What…?

This might be NSFW. The link is rated-R, anyway. Would someone like to tell me what this is all about? The nude atheism? Bah. The Skepchick/Skepdude calendars aren’t even out until next month. I don’t really know what “atheist porn” would consist of that’s different from any other kind… fewer screams of “Oh God!” I [Read More...]

The Most Popular Opinion Stories in the LA Times

The LA Times had its weekly round up of the most popular opinion stories… look who came out on top! The best, the brightest, the movers, the shakers and the thinkers came out, but it was a New Jersey high school student who took the Number 1 spot in the week’s most popular Opinion stories. [Read More...]

Are There Any Volunteers Near Cranford, NJ?

If you live in or near Cranford, NJ and have a little bit of time to spare, please consider helping American Atheists as they go through their transition period. They could use a couple volunteers to do a little bit of housekeeping (metaphorically and literally). It’s not the most glamorous work, but it would allow [Read More...]

In God We Trust

Steve Kreuscher from Zion, IL wants to legally change his name to In God We Trust. First name: In God. Last name: We Trust. Kreuscher, a Christian who gave up on organized religion 20 years ago, said the new name would symbolize the story of his life. “I’ve had to trust God through incredibly hard [Read More...]