Scientology + Atheism = 1Truth

Man! I knew we shouldn’t have announced this on April Fools’ Day. Now nobody’s going to believe it… Scientology and Atheism unite, ‘sexy’ worldwide demonstrations scheduled In an historic move, the surging Global Atheist Movement has officially joined forces with the controversial Church of Scientology to form a new organisation, 1Truth, capable of taking on [Read More...]

A New Way to Capitalize gOd

I posted about the capitalization of God yesterday. This comment from James stood out from the bunch and made me laugh. I never thought of it that way…: A friend of mine… has for some time now been capitalizing not the “g” but the “o” in the word gOd to emphasize the nothingness in the [Read More...]

If You Can’t Show An Image of Mohammed…

Jeff Swenson points out the obvious problem: (via Freethunk!) [Read more...]

Breakdown of Family Guy: Brian Becomes An Atheist

In case you missed Family Guy last night (like I did because Jim Gaffigan‘s stand-up special was on Comedy Central and that man is awesome), Brian officially came out as an atheist. Incidentally, Seth MacFarlane, the creator of the show, is also an atheist. The show is available on Hulu (sorry, non-Americans!) and the best [Read More...]

Should “God” Be Capitalized?

Writer Ellis J. Biderson makes the argument that we need to fix our rules of capitalization when it comes to religion: … why provide God with the same artifactual honor as Parcheesi, the Pillsbury Doughboy, the Civil War, minor-league hockey teams, Santa Claus, and, for that matter, the word Flatulence when it begins a sentence? [Read More...]