Finding a Wallet on the Ground…

The story in a nutshell: “Bob” finds a wallet on the ground. He looks at the license and finds the address. “Bob” returns the wallet to its rightful owner. No money is missing. The owner is stunned… and thankful. The owner tells his wife. Now, both are thankful. Praise God they say. A child comes [Read More…]

Keith Olbermann Puts Anonymous Atheist On List of Worst Persons

Last night, the anonymous atheist who donated money for the New York City atheist bus campaign was named “Worse” (i.e. #3) on Keith Olbermann‘s list of Worst Persons in the World: Olbermann said the following: Tonight’s worst persons in the world. The bronze: To the person who donated the scratch for ten thousand dollars worth [Read More…]

The Atheist’s Guide to Christmas Now Available for Preorder

***Update***: As commenters have noted, the book is not available for pre-order in America… just in the UK. Yet another reason they are superior to us … Ariane Sherine is the brain behind the Atheist Bus Campaign, and her new book The Atheist’s Guide to Christmas is finally available for pre-order: The book features (not [Read More…]

Support the Secular Students?

***UPDATE***: Reader Colin says: I put in $100, and will throw in another $10 per person below who posts saying they donated $10 or more (up to a max of $100 more)… … My friend Ashley (sporting a fantastic new haircut) made a video explaining the Secular Student Alliance‘s new matching grant: The Vital Spark [Read More…]

Star-Gazing Party Before Dragon*Con

For anyone attending Dragon*Con (September 4th through the 7th) in Atlanta, the Skeptics’ track just added a very cool new event taking place the evening before the conference: A star-gazing party, hosted by astronomers Phil Plait and Pamela Gay, with proceeds benefiting cancer research. All the details are here. (Thanks to Maria for the link!) [Read more…]