Spreading the Seed

Ashley had a chance to ask Richard Dawkins a question at the Atheist Alliance International convention. He was signing her copy of The Selfish Gene at the time. It’s slightly hard to understand in the video below, but here is what she says to him: You mentioned that the male species tries to spread their [Read More...]

I Love Surprise Magazine Subscriptions

A while back, I started receiving issues of Charisma (+ Christian Life) magazine. I didn’t know who ordered it for me but it was always interesting to see what extremely conservative Christians had to say. The subscription ended in the middle of last year. Imagine my surprise when a new issue came in the mail [Read More...]

My City Embarrasses Me… and Not Just Because of Rex Grossman

And to think people actually fork over $40/day for this conference… Someone please tell them ghosts don’t exist, every single one of the “ghost stories” was made up, and they should save their cash. Of course, these are probably the same people who believe the Cubs haven’t won a World Series in 99 years because [Read More...]

Atheist Billboard in Madison, Wisconsin

If you’re near Madison, Wisconsin tomorrow afternoon, keep your eye out for the first atheist billboard (above)! It’s being put up by the Freedom From Religion Foundation and can be seen “on the feeder road off the West Beltline next to Culver’s Restaurant, facing west.” “We are launching a campaign to place freethought billboards up [Read More...]

Atheist Alliance International Convention 2007 (Recap)

Highlights from the Atheist Alliance International Convention 2007: Getting into the hotel ballroom only after going through the hand-held metal detectors and handing over my bag to the people in the storage room. Realizing that it was the second time that day I had to go through a “special screening.” Being told that atheist conventions [Read More...]