In Montana, a Democratic Governor Narrowly Defeated His Creationist Opponent

Here’s a bright spot in an otherwise awful Election Day: Montana Governor Steve Bullock was re-elected, defeating Republican Creationist Greg Gianforte.


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How to Effectively Channel Your Anger After Donald Trump’s Election

For a lot of people, including many secular activists like myself, the success of the Donald Trump/Mike Pence ticket feels like Armageddon. But there are healthy ways to channel our anger, dismay, and other complicated feelings stemming from this election.


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Dr. Ben Carson is on the Shortlist to Become Donald Trump’s Secretary of Education

As President-elect Donald Trump puts together his whatever-the-opposite-of-a-Team-of-Rivals is, one of the many disturbing possible appointments reported by BuzzFeed is Dr. Ben Carson as Secretary of Education.


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Worst Carl Sagan Day Ever

We needed you this year, Carl.

Some passages from Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot seem apropos to Day One of America’s new nightmare.


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Neil deGrasse Tyson Suggests a More Inspiring Campaign Slogan

Neil deGrasse Tyson has a revised campaign slogan for the presidential race.


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