The Onion on Terry Jones

The Onion named Pastor Terry Jones a “Person Who Mattered in 2010” With the gaze of the whole world fixed on his small Gainesville, FL–based Dove World Outreach Center this Sept. 11, Pastor Terry Jones shocked an anxious media by calling off his threat to burn 200 copies of the Koran, which is bullshit, really, [Read More…]

We Are All Africans… Right?

When Richard Dawkins appeared on Real Time with Bill Maher last season he brought Bill a present: That’s your set up for this uncomfortably stereotypical Funny or Die sketch by Sam Sero: On a serious note, is there anyone who would feel uncomfortable wearing that shirt, despite its evolutionary truth? [Read more…]

Take a Wild Guess…

Anyone who reads, comments on, or writes atheist blogs knows exactly who Crispian Jago is imitating… Start of with an insane threat. Remembering to ensure that you leave CAPS-LOCK on for a FEW WORDS and finish with an exclamation mark! Leave a couple of BLANK LINES! Insert a few underscores, ___________________________________________ The remainder of the [Read More…]

A Picture and a Contest

Between a Speech Team tournament all of today and a friend’s wedding tonight, I’m out of commission most of this weekend. But here’s a random story: I was looking through some old family photos last night when I came across one I’d never seen before… it’s my dad holding me right after I was born. [Read More…]


It’s a year away from being published, but I’m already excited about former Daily Show executive producer David Javerbaum‘s upcoming book (PDF): … David Javerbaum’s untitled book… will be published as the memoir of God, “Supreme Being, wellspring of existence, quintessence of glory, and source of everlasting life“… for publication in late 2011… The idea [Read More…]