Nate Phelps Speaks About His Atheism

Nate Phelps, the son of Westboro Baptist Church’s Fred Phelps, did an interview at The Pod Delusion where he talks about why he left the “God Hates Fags” church and how he is now actively trying (a la Richard Dawkins) to convince people to lose their faith. The relevant portion begins at the 14:25 mark. [Read More…]

iPhone Apps for Christian/Atheist Debates

From the New York Times: Publishers of Christian material have begun producing iPhone applications that can cough up quick comebacks and rhetorical strategies for believers who want to fight back against what they view as a new strain of strident atheism. I can see it now… Christian: This is a Christian nation! Atheist: Not true! [Read More…]

Institute for Creation Research Explains Atheist Billboard Vandalism

A lot of atheist billboards have been vandalized over the past year: Christine Dao at the Institute for Creation Research — there’s a laugh for you — says that vandalism is wrong… but the atheists really brought this on themselves: While vandalism should not be condoned, these recent events shed light on what some Americans [Read More…]

I Kissed a Nerd

Get ready to have a nerdgasm. The Damsels of Dorkington — Blythe Renay and Rissy Pelot — have a new video out called “I Kissed a Nerd.” (It’s a parody of Katy Perry‘s “I Kissed a Girl.”) I’d totally marry any woman who knows how to factor. A little insider info for you: Blythe, the [Read More…]

2010 Secular Student Alliance Awards

Every year, the Secular Student Alliance gives out awards to the best campus atheist groups in the country in a variety of areas. Each group receives a plaque and a cash reward (ranging from $300-$500). Here are this year’s winners: Affiliate of the Year: University of Northern Iowa Freethinkers and Inquirers. In addition to hosting [Read More…]