Glenn Beck Goes After the Reason Rally

Hey, guess who found out about the Reason Rally? Glenn Beck. (I know, I know, you forgot all about him until this moment. So did everyone else.) What did Beck pick up from the soundbytes he heard? Tim Minchin performed a song that used the word “motherfucker” a whole bunch of times. How will the [Read More…]

Richard Dawkins’ Speech at the American Atheists Convention

With an introduction by Sean Faircloth, here’s Richard Dawkins‘ speech from the American Atheists convention this past weekend (just ignore that opening music…): Pastor Mike Aus makes an appearance in that video. It was only hours prior to that when Aus came out as an atheist for the first time on Up with Chris Hayes: [Read More…]

Penn Jillette’s Reason Rally Video

Penn Jillette‘s video from the Reason Rally: (There’s also some behind-the-scenes footage for that video.) … My recap of the event can be read here. [Read more…]

‘Our Families Are Great Without Religion’ Campaign To Begin in Dallas-Fort Worth; Already, Fox Affiliates Are Complaining

The Dallas–Fort Worth Coalition of Reason is about to embark on a new advertising campaign called “Our Families Are Great Without Religion” that will highlight how “family” is not synonymous with “Christian”. Here are the images that will be cycling through on the billboard along I-30 in Grand Prairie (Tom Landry Freeway) beginning Easter weekend [Read More…]

Ron Brown Would Rather You Weren’t Gay in His Locker Room, Thanks

In an extremely thorough and thoughtful blog entry at the Huffington Post (seriously, I encourage you to go read the whole thing), Outsports.com co-founder Cyd Zeigler is calling for Ron Brown, assistant football coach at the University of Nebraska, to be fired. Brown is a Christian, and one who goes well out of his way to [Read More…]