Rachel Weisz to Play Atheist in New Movie

There’s a movie coming out at the end of the year called Agora — it just premiered at the Cannes Film Festival this past week. Here’s the basic synopsis: A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning a slave who turns to the rising tide of Christianity in the hopes of pursuing freedom while also [Read More...]

Can You Be Scared of God’s Wrath If You Don’t Believe in Him?

This was among today’s collection at PostSecret: I wonder how that works… to not believe in a god, but still think that your disbelief will result in something bad… Isn’t that a contradiction? Has anyone else ever felt that way? — You don’t believe in the supernatural, but you fall into irrational, superstitious thinking… Maybe [Read More...]

Greydon Square is an Atheist Icon?

Martin Cizmar of the Phoenix New Times has a feature article on atheist rapper Greydon Square: Without a doubt, Greydon Square is as contradictory and complex a figure as you’ll find making music in Phoenix. Not that most people know all that stuff. Internationally — and this ASU student you’ve probably never heard of has [Read More...]

This Is What An Atheist Looks Like: Part 6

Flickr user jaynedemarco is back with more of her nifty artwork. The theme is: “This is what an atheist looks like.” Previous editions can be found here, here, here, here, and here. Among the new additions: Eddie Izzard (there’s a less manly version, too): Ani Difranco: Pat Tillman: You can see the entire collection here. [Read More...]

This Is What An Atheist Looks Like: Part 5

One perk of being an atheist blogger: People draw you: I’m *so* framing that. Flickr user jaynedemarco created it and was nice enough to send me the print You can check out the rest of her atheist images here! [Read more...]