The Worst Article You’ll Read All Day

Peter Odoyo, a member of the World e-Parliament, has a op-ed piece titled “Kenya: The Death of Religion And Rise of Atheism in the West” in The Nation (Nairobi). It has some great lines in it. On Christopher Hitchens: He attended Oxford University and was a well-known communist sympathiser. He has published widely. After talking [Read More...]

Secular Student Alliance Seeks Fall Interns

(The Secular Student Alliance now has a blog! Here’s the RSS feed. Add the SSA to your feed reader and blogroll!) If you live near Albany, NY and are looking for a worthwhile internship during the school year, the SSA has one for you: These positions are ten weeks long and have a $100/week stipend. [Read More...]

Why Couldn’t They Have Paid Out Just $6,000,000 More?

The Roman Catholic Church in Los Angeles will be paying a $660 million settlement to 508 victims of priestly abuse stretching back to the 1940s. The total cost for the Roman Catholic Church’s abuse case settlements worldwide is now approximately $2,100,000,000. The Great Realization estimates there are 24,000 abusive Catholic priests in the world. We [Read More...]

Countdown to Harry Potter 7: 4 Days

Cracked present “6 Questions The Last Harry Potter Book Had Better F#@king Answer“: Occam’s razor suggests that the simplest explanation—Snape is evil— is likely the correct one. But for Snape to be truly evil, that means that Dumbledore would have been wrong about something. And until we see proof of that, we’re going to stick [Read More...]

Uri Geller’s Back

NBC announced today that Criss Angel (Mindfreak) and Uri Geller (just a freak) will be appearing in a new reality show this fall tentatively titled “Phenomenon.” The show is “a mysterious live competition series in which both men will conduct an intensive search for the next great mentalist.” I didn’t know there was a first [Read More...]