A Former Atheist Leader Now Runs a Crazy Flat Earth-Promoting Website

Reader VZ was getting some groceries in Pennsylvania when he saw this gem in the parking lot. That glorious vehicle says “YHWHsFlatEarth.com” along with “✅MATE atheist.” It also claims that the website has “200 PROOFS EARTH NOT A GLOBE.”


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Creationist Ken Ham Just Lowered Attendance Estimates for the First Year of Ark Encounter

After repeatedly saying that he expected 2 million people to visit Ark Encounter in its first year, Creationist Ken Ham gave a much lower estimate to a local reporter.


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Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains When Having Sex with a Robot Counts as Cheating

While appearing on The Late Late Show with James Corden the other night, comedian Andy Samberg asked fellow guest Neil deGrasse Tyson whether we’re alone in the universe, if time travel is possible, and if having sex with a robot counts as cheating.

Sadly, the bulk of the time was spent answering the first question instead of the last.


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Atheist Lobbying Group Releases Third Party Presidential Scorecard: Jill Stein: A, Gary Johnson: B

Last month, the Secular Coalition for American released their scorecard on the major party presidential candidates. Hillary Clinton earned an “A” on their church/state separation issues, while Donald Trump failed miserably.

Now it’s the third party candidates’ turn. The SCA looked at the positions of the Libertarian Party’s Gary Johnson and the Green Party’s Dr. Jill Stein and gave them grades of “B” and “A,” respectively.


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Republican Rep. Steve King: LGBT Parenting Studies Are a Hoax, Just Like Global Warming

Yesterday, after Donald Trump announced his new childcare proposals, many policy wonks were quick to note that the plan excludes many families and can’t be paid for. But CNN’s Chris Cuomo brought up another fair question to Trump surrogate Rep. Steve King (R-IA): Would the plan cover families with two gay parents?

King didn’t answer that. Instead, he talked about why “natural” families need to be promoted, a silly statement that Cuomo immediately rebutted:


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