They Won’t Take it Literally…

Thanks to The New Yorker: (via Outchurched) [tags]atheist, atheism, David Sipress[/tags] [Read more...]

What Does It Mean To Be Human?

For a high school English project, recent graduate Peter had to come up with a creative response to the following question: What does it mean to be human? Here’s what he did and what he observed: … I interviewed 100 people on the street, and, interestingly, very few of them chose to define themselves by [Read More...]

Bobby Jindal on McCain’s VP Short List

Word on the street is that John McCain is meeting with potential running mates this coming weekend. Among them: Mitt Romney… Governor Charlie Crist of Florida… and Governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana. I’m worried. Not because I think McCain will have a strong enough ticket to beat Barack Obama. But because of that third option. [Read More...]

The Will of God

Bored? Then go to Google and see what happens if you type in: will of god… Oh boy. I wonder what other unintentional religious search results there are… (via Reddit) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

High School Principal Quits Over Gay/Straight Alliance Group

I don’t know whether to be angry or not. Eddie Walker, principal at Irmo High School in South Carolina, is resigning at the end of the next school year. Why? Because a Gay/Straight Alliance group is being allowed to form at his school and he can’t deal with it. In a letter sent to the [Read More...]