James Randi Speaks at TED

A fantastic video of James Randi speaking at the 2007 TED conference has just been posted. Even if you know about JREF and the Million Dollar Challenge, this is a wonderful talk to watch: [Read more...]

A Happy Day for Skeptics and Atheists

There were a couple incredible news stories taking over the skeptic/atheist world yesterday. To recap: After Simon Singh won his recent appeal, the British Chiropractic Association has dropped their case against him (PDF)! This means Singh is almost done with this nightmare — which started because he spoke the truth about the BCA: their products [Read More...]

Applause for Simon Singh

After a long, completely unnecessary battle, Simon Singh has won his appeal (PDF). The short background of the story: Singh wrote an article in 2008 saying that the British Chiropractic Association “is the respectable face of the chiropractic profession and yet it happily promotes bogus treatments.” The BCA didn’t like that “bogus” was an accurate [Read More...]

Off That (the Rationalist Anthem)

Baba Brinkman is an atheist rapper I’ve mentioned in the past. Today. he released the new video for his song “Off That” — fantastic lyrics mixed with beautiful animation (by Tommy Nagle). Plus, when was the last time you heard a rap song that referred to double-blind studies and the word “Fiddaith”? How awesome is [Read More...]

Indian James Randi Gets Great Press

There’s a lot of religious nonsense that takes place in India. A lot of times, it’s just a petty scam and people lose only money as a result. Sometimes, it’s much more tragic and lives are lost. Last week, it was reported that an Indian couple couldn’t conceive a child, so they went to a [Read More...]


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