New Atheist Billboard in Austin, Texas

There’s a new atheist billboard on I-35 in Austin, Texas, courtesy of the Austin Coalition of Reason: Reaching out to the like minded isn’t the only goal of the effort. “We also want everyone to know that those who don’t believe in a god are your neighbors,” added Don Rhoades, coordinator of the Austin Coalition [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Of Mothers and Mothers-in-Law, Part One

Note: Writers’ names are changed to increase their privacy. I’m in a bit of a quandary. My wife, a Christian-lite, has a desire to want to raise our newborn (first child) daughter in a church environment. We have a few years yet before our daughter would know any better but the discussion has begun. She’s [Read More…]

Questions About a Non-Theistic Wedding

I’m getting some wonderful wedding vows sent to me from a lot of atheists. I’ll post those soon. … On a related note, one reader has a couple questions about his upcoming wedding that some of you may be able to help with: … we live in the Pittsburgh area and while we’ve found a [Read More…]

Southside of Chicago Meetup

Hey, local people, this one’s for you. The Southside of Chicago Atheists are planning to meet at Jenny’s Steakhouse in Frankfort on Friday, July 9th at 6:00 p.m. More details can be found here. If you’re in the area, think about making your way there — it’s a great group of people! [Read more…]

If Only the Bible Were Written Like This…

I think this ending is *way* more interesting than the current version (subtitles are in the video): (Thanks to Sandro for the link!) [Read more…]