Virgin Mary Makes an Ironic Appearance

Well, this should pose a problem for devout Catholics everywhere… The Virgin Mary has been found in a–well, see for yourself: Of all the places for a virgin to appear… I would love to know if someone noticed that post-coitum or if they just shaped it that way. Either way, I’m disturbed. (I don’t know [Read More...]

My Talk on Atheism and Dating

I’m about to start the Secular Student Alliance Board meeting, so I’ll be away for a couple more days, but PZ Myers posted my talk on Atheism and Dating on his website. I haven’t had a chance to see it yet (it’s always weird to watch yourself…) but you can let me know what you [Read More...]

Support for the Iowa Atheist Bus Campaign

The Iowa atheist bus ad will be going back up later this week. (Woo!) Not surprising (to me, anyway), the Iowa Atheists and Freethinkers have a *lot* of people on their side. Check out the emails they received after all the publicity — some against them and many more for them. Even better is this [Read More...]

Secular Student Alliance Trip Featured on ABC News

I’m still in Ohio for a couple days wrapping up work with the Secular Student Alliance… more updates to come. Until then, there was a nice little piece about atheists “converging on the Creation Museum” at ABC News. (There may be more big stories to come…) One mistake in the article that has not yet [Read More...]

Question Mark or Exclamation Point

Isn’t this ultimately what religion is all about? Taking questions that are currently (or forever) unanswerable, and not only offering fictional answers, but also being emphatic that those answers are the correct ones. Sometimes, the question mark is all you can be sure of. (via nakedpastor) [Read more...]