Why is This County’s Sheriff’s Office Holding a Fundraiser for a Christian Organization?

This story seems pretty innocuous — almost silly — except for one detail. In Bartlesville, Oklahoma, where a new jail will soon be open for business, the Washington County Sheriff Rick Silver is allowing local residents a chance to have a bit of fun and see the new facilities — while raising money for charity. [Read More...]

Even in Death, George Carlin is Battling the Catholic Church

George Carlin never let up on the Catholic Church — or religion in general — in his stand-up, and it looks like the two sides are still doing battle: Although Carlin is gone, comedian Kevin Bartini wants to ensure that he lives on — by naming Carlin’s childhood block in his honor. Here’s the petition [Read More...]

Secular Coalition for America Seeks Next Executive Director

If you look up to Lori Lipman Brown and Sean Faircloth, the Secular Coalition for America is looking for their next Executive Director and you could be following in their footsteps: The Executive Director will be the primary public face for the organization, be a central force in leading the organization, and cultivate relationships with [Read More...]

Looks Like Prayer and Fasting Failed Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Back in June, on the brink of economic disaster, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania mayor Linda Thompson unveiled her brilliant plan to rescue the city: Thompson and a host of other religious leaders are about to embark on a three-day fast and prayer campaign to cure the city’s daunting money woes. … “Things that are above and beyond [Read More...]

What’s It Like Behind the Scenes at FOX News? Dave Silverman Explains

Are there any atheists working at FOX News? Is Bill O’Reilly really that clueless or is it all an act? Why didn’t American Atheists’ Dave Silverman tell O’Reilly how the tides actually work? All those questions are answered in this interview between Dave and David Pakman: (Thanks to Mike for the link!) [Read more...]


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