Atheist Billboard in Idaho

This new ad from the American Humanist Association is up in Moscow, Idaho. The statement is “Want a Better World? Prayer not required.” It’s on the intersection of Highway 95 and Sweet Avenue and it’ll be there for another two months. So far, there is no Florida-like protest. Maybe religious residents agree that the billboard [Read More...]

A Review of Supersense by Bruce M. Hood

Most atheists would probably claim they’re not superstitious in any way. They’re right when it comes to religion. But consider these situations: Would you not want to live in a house in which someone once got murdered? If you needed a heart transplant, would you not willingly receive the organ from a once-convicted rapist? Have [Read More...]

John Edward’s New Psychic Website “Infinite Quest” Scams the Gullible

John Edward, the “psychic” and “biggest douche in the universe,” has started a website to scam gullible people called Infinite Quest. What pseudo-scientific categories are discussed on the site? Astrology, Numerology, Tarot, Psychic, Reincarnation, etc. Just like his TV show, it targets people who are depressed and vulnerable, who would rather get false hope than [Read More...]

Anything But “Atheist”

In Letting Go of God, Julia Sweeney talks about her parents finding out about her atheism. She says: “I think my parents had been mildly disappointed when I told them I didn’t believe in God anymore, but being an ‘atheist’ was another thing altogether!” That’s the idea behind this cartoon: (via Atheist Cartoons) [Read more...]

Atheist Nexus Turns 1

This week marks the first anniversary of Atheist Nexus, an online social networking site. There are over 9,000 members right now, but they are trying to reach 10,000! If you haven’t joined, you should consider it. If you’re a member, please consider inviting your friends. Joining A|N is free and I can attest to the [Read More...]