Is It Enough to Say the Evidence Supports Evolution or Should We Do More?

It’s a sad day when an article that essentially says “evolution is supported by the evidence” is a cause for celebration. But when it comes from Rachel Held Evans, a Christian who was taught that Darwin was wrong, we should be happy, right? This idea [that evolution is false] was perpetuated at my Christian college, [Read More…]

The Greatest Show on Earth Now Available in Paperback

In case you haven’t bought it yet — and if so, what the deuce is wrong with you? — Richard Dawkins‘ The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution is now out in paperback! It’s a fantastic introduction to evolution if you’re looking for a gateway into the subject. [Read more…]

What Should Atheists Say During Sex?

So *this* is what we’re supposed to be saying in bed… (probably NSFW): Atheists Having Sex Watch more comedy videos from the twisted minds of the UCB Theatre at Video courtesy of the Upright Citizens Brigade. (Thanks to Jeff for the link!) [Read more…]

Virginia Attorney General says Holiday Displays on Public Property Are Allowed…

Last month, Brittany Meyer mentioned a controversy taking place in Loudoun County, Virginia, regarding holiday displays on public property: One side, the Courthouse Grounds and Facilities Committee wants to ban all displays. The other side, including many community members and Supervisor Eugene Delgaudio, thinks all displays should be allowed — apparently even atheist ones. Today, [Read More…]

Arkansas Society of Freethinkers Wins Lawsuit!

Back in December, the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers sued Secretary of State Charlie Daniels “after he refused to grant permission for the group to put up its display, dubbed the Box of Knowledge.” Daniels denied the box despite allowing Christmas decorations. This was the box in question: Well, the two sides have finally settled and [Read More…]