Obama is the Nominee

Anyone else as $%&#ing excited as I am? (Image courtesy of Ron English) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

The Four Cs of Atheism

Below is a new essay by August Berkshire, president of Minnesota Atheists. It’s called “The Four Cs of Atheism.” (August is also the author of “34 Unconvincing Arguments for God.”) Like many of you reading this, I describe myself as a flaming liberal. Yet in one area I am a conservative. I am an atheist. [Read More...]

How Dare a Private Citizen Endorse a Candidate!

A prominent, conservative, Republican, Catholic lawyer, Douglas Kmiec, recently endorsed Barack Obama for president. Obama, of course, supports a woman’s right to choose. So Kmiec’s priest retaliated by refusing to give him communion. All for endorsing the “wrong” candidate. It doesn’t matter to me about the Communion. But it is discouraging that even the Catholic [Read More...]

Ouch! The Logic! It Burns!

Can God be an atheist…? Shannon Wheeler explores this in his webcomic Too Much Coffee Man (click image for larger version): My head hurts. [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Annoying Atheists

(That’s an adjective, not a verb.) Katie Kish (an atheist herself) offers a list of reasons atheists annoy her. My favorite on the list: 5. Intelligence – Yes, we knoooow you’re a scientist. We knooooow you’ve read a million books and written 4. We knoooooow that you know Richard Dawkins. We knooooow that you know [Read More...]