‘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…]

The Rapture According to Jesus

When you know the Rapture’s not coming when Harold Camping says it is, you might as well have fun with it. That’s what Allen Stephens was doing when he made this video with a few friends: Nice to see the crowd had a sense of humor about it (Thanks to Alice for the link!) [Read more…]

Don’t Believe the Stories

This is why pastors keep telling their congregations stories about Biblical characters… It works, too. Ken Ham, the man behind the Creation Museum, really believes that a literal “Adam” and “Eve” existed. (If you go to his museum, you can see their statues… near the dinosaurs…) In fact, he’s pissed off that some Christian academics [Read More…]

A Christian Graduation Prayer

Jeff Swenson at Freethunk! offers an honest depiction of a public school graduation prayer… as said by a Christian: Today’s the last day to donate to the Damon Fowler fund, by the way… as if you haven’t donated an incredible amount already. [Read more…]

There Are No Christians in Foxholes

This must be why the U.S. military is so slow to accept any Humanist chaplains…: Of course, like all good chaplains, the atheist ones would be able to “minister” to anybody. The only reason we’re not included in the ranks is because of the bigotry of the military brass. The way we can hasten the [Read More…]