The Republican National Convention: Liberal Redneck Edition

Trae Crowder, the Liberal Redneck, made a video for the New York Daily News summarizing the Republican National Convention. And you know they gave him plenty of material.


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Podcast Ep. 119: Leighann Lord, Comedian

At the recent American Humanist Association conference in Chicago, I spoke with Leighann Lord, a comedian and co-host of the StarTalk podcast with Neil deGrasse Tyson.


Lord has performed stand-up on Comedy Central and HBO, has won several awards for her work, and written books including Dict Jokes and Real Women Do It Standing Up.

I spoke with her about how she went from a corporate job to a comedy stage, why performing at colleges has become tougher for comedians, and why unique outreach to African American atheists is worthwhile.

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Cringeworthy Moments in the Life of an Atheist

BuzzFeed just posted a listicle of “21 Awkward Situations That’ll Make Non-Religious People Cringe.” I can’t say they all bug me as much as the writer, but there’s plenty to relate to.


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The Omen, Scream, Hellraiser: What Do They Have in Common?

These horror movie tag lines sound really familiar…


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Jesus and Donald Trump: A Comparison of Their Statements

MAD Magazine just released a free ebook called MAD Dumps on Trump — “you get what you pay for!” — and I especially loved this spread comparing Donald Trump‘s statements to the words of Jesus:


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