“Is God Dead?” Editor Dies

John T. Elson is the former religion editor for Time magazine who came up with that cover in 1966 — for the Easter issue. He died a couple weeks ago at the age of 78. The New York Times notes the significance of the cover: The issue caused an uproar, equaled only by John Lennon’s [Read More...]

Ariane Sherine’s Review of Creation

Ariane Sherine, the brain behind the original Atheist Bus Campaign and the author of the forthcoming The Atheist’s Guide to Christmas, wrote a review of the new Creation movie for The Guardian: A kind, funny and humble family man, Darwin is as endearing as they come, and yet he refuses to sing or pray in [Read More...]

Did Ken Ham Get Something Right?

You know how the Creation Museum’s Ken Ham is usually full of crap? Every soundbyte coming out of him tends to deserve a refutation. But, I gotta say, he was at least in the ballpark of sanity this one time. Might as well document it. Ham was asked why the Creation movie about Charles Darwin [Read More...]

Creation Movie Paranoia Mocked on Rachel Maddow Show

Kent Jones explained the “controversy” over the new movie Creation on The Rachel Maddow Show last night: It’s always nice to see the horror of rational thought coming to light on national television (via Atheist Media Blog) [Read more...]

Guess Who’s Behind the Creation Movie…?

***Update***: Ignore the post below. The news source got it wrong: The original article confused the film’s distributor, Icon Distribution, with Mel Gibson owed Icon Productions. The companies use the exact same logo and indeed Icon Distribution was once owned by Gibson. It is no longer. We regret the error. … The Creation movie controversy [Read More...]