No One’s Drawing Muhammad Anymore, Right?

Those Islamic radicals who caused riots and killed people because some cartoonists drew images of Muhammad really got the final word, didn’t they?

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A Fictional Conversation Between Islamic Terrorists and the People Who Make Up Excuses for Them

Faisal Saeed Al-Mutar imagines a conversation between Islamic terrorists and the apologists who make excuses for why they’re committing violent acts. It gets more entertaining the more you keep reading.

He prefaces it by saying, “It’s like a bad Monty Python sketch”:

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Einstein’s Theory of Special Relativity, Super-Simplified

How do you explain Einstein’s Theory of Special Relativity when you don’t allow yourself to use the word “relativity”? Or “gravity”? Or “Einstein”? Or pretty much everything else you find in a science textbook?

That’s the challenge Randall Munroe (creator of XKCD) gave himself in an essay for the New Yorker, where he limited his explanation to the one thousand most commonly used words in the English language:

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Aziz Ansari Tells Conan O’Brien What It’s Like to Eat Pork Around His Muslim Parents

Comedian Aziz Ansari, who’s not religious, recently spent a lot of time around his Muslim parents as they filmed his new Netflix show Master of None. While the filming went fine, there was a lot of tension during dinners with them since he and his girlfriend eat pork and they (obviously) don’t.

Ansari told Conan O’Brien how all of that played out and it’s hilarious:

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Check Out These Scientific Alternatives to Traditional Christmas Carols

A group called Scientific Songs of Praise will soon release an album offering alternatives to traditional Christmas music.

Like “Solar Night” (instead of “Silent Night”).

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