Get Seth MacFarlane Tickets Now

As I mentioned the other day, the Harvard Humanist Chaplaincy is giving their Humanist of the Year award to Seth MacFarlane, the creator of Family Guy and American Dad! There’s been a date change to the event — it’s now Saturday, June 4th — and tickets are available now. I’m sure they’ll be sold out [Read More…]

PZ Raises the White Flag!

PZ Myers knows he can’t beat the horde of bloggers trying to raise more money than him for Camp Quest… So now, he says he’s throwing the challenge and encouraging people to donate to us! He’s just trying to save face, so that when he loses, he can say he wanted to lose… Fine by [Read More…]

Catholic Adoption Agency Will Shut Down Instead of Letting Gay Couples Adopt

Illinois will begin allowing civil unions on Wednesday. It’s not gay marriage, but that’s a different debate. Still, Catholic Charities of Rockford is so afraid that it’ll now have to place foster children in the homes of gay couples (PDF), that it’s going to shut down it’s state-funded adoption services altogether: In Rockford, the decision [Read More…]

A Vote for God in Ohio?

Jon Husted, the Ohio Secretary of State, wants natives to vote on the “I Voted” sticker that will be given out at polling booths this November: Two of the stickers, however, feature the line “With God, All Things Are Possible.” (***Update***: Commenters point out it’s the state’s motto.) Let’s vote them out of existence. Go [Read More…]

Zack Kopplin Appears on Hardball

Zack Kopplin, the student leading the fight to repeal the misnamed “Louisiana Science Education Act,” appeared on Hardball last night and did one hell of a nice job: You can read Zack’s challenge to Rep. Michele Bachmann here. Even FSM prophet Bobby Henderson sends along his praises: All in all it was an excellent appearance. [Read More…]