No Religious Texts on the 100 Greatest Non-Fiction Books List

The Guardian has put out their list of the “100 greatest non-fiction books” of all-time. Forget the debate about the list for a moment. I just love this explanation of why no religious texts made the cut: … after some debate we decided that religious texts were a little too, well, fictional. Didn’t know a [Read More...]

Unnecessary Outrage

Jessica Hagy found a way to link up Anthony Weiner with the Muhammad cartoons. Well played, Jessica… (via Indexed) [Read more...]

Can We Get a Flying Spaghetti Monster Billboard?

A lot of atheist groups have done it. Religious groups do it all the time. Why not the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster? Prophet Bobby Henderson is considering putting up a billboard of the FSM! He’s taking submissions right now… paying for it will be Phase 2. My vote currently goes to this one: [Read More...]

That’s One Way to Fix the Problem…

Wanna hear a joke? Homeopathy. (ZING!) (via Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal) [Read more...]

‘They Look Just Like the Rest of Us…’

Ted Burnham created a fun little mockumentary about Skeptics for a class at the University of Colorado, featuring the Secular Students and Skeptics Society. The video answers those burning questions: “What is a Skeptic?” “How are they distinguished from other humans?” and “Why do they ask so many questions?” (via Bad Astronomy) [Read more...]