A Facebook Boost for the Secular Student Alliance

The Secular Student Alliance Facebook page is getting a boost today after student leader Kenny Flagg posted this image: If you don’t already Like them, you should! And if you were thinking about giving a donation, there’s no better time to do it. SSA member Ron Verstappen is offering a $20,000 matching grant! [Read more…]

And With That, Harold Camping Quietly Retires…

After spending tens of millions of dollars advertising the upcoming Rapture and End of the World and staking his ministry’s (and his own) credibility on those absurd and unlikely events, it makes sense that Harold Camping would choose to step away as quietly as possible: Although Family Radio declined to confirm or deny Camping’s status [Read More…]

Atheist Billboards Go Up in Reno, Nevada

Anyone else surprised it took this long to get atheist billboards up in Nevada? In any case, the Reno Coalition of Reason now has its own signs: … and this marks the least offensive thing seen in Nevada today. The largest of the two, 12 by 44 feet in size, is on U.S. Hwy 395 [Read More…]

Foundation Beyond Belief Tops $200,000 in Charitable Giving

It’s another milestone for the just-under-two-years-old organization I work with. The Foundation Beyond Belief just topped $200,000 raised for worthwhile charities! (And we’re close to hitting the 1,000-member mark, too!) Just imagine how much more we could give if groups like the American Cancer Society weren’t so afraid to recognize atheists for their donations… [Read more…]

Yes to Everything About This Wedding Ceremony

(via Reddit) [Read more…]