Jewish Carnivores are Screwed

That’s one of the few scenarios in which I am *totally* getting into Heaven. Today’s cartoon is even better, though: (via Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal) [Read more...]

The Atheist’s Desire To Learn

Remember the moment you realized the religious “truths” you were raised with were nothing of the sort? Maybe, like me, when you became an atheist you realized there was so much you didn’t actually know — how evolution worked, what the Big Bang theory was all about, how you can make sense of the natural [Read More...]

Prayer 2.0

In our modern society, it’s so old-fashioned to pray with your hands clasped together. The proper way to do it is to call God up on the phone. That’s what they do in the Netherlands… at least in one particular art exhibit: Dutch artist Johan van der Dong chose a mobile phone number to show [Read More...]

For the Religulous Bashers…

Whether or not you liked Bill Maher‘s movie Religulous, no doubt it had impact with people not used to seeing their faith directly challenged: That’s courtesy of PostSecret. By the way… there’s a *chance* I may get to meet Bill Maher on Wednesday night. I’m not sure, but I’m optimistic. If I do, what question [Read More...]

Ronald Reagan’s Unsuccessful Attempt to Convert Mikhail Gorbachev

In an article in The Wall Street Journal, James Mann talks about how President Ronald Reagan once tried to convince Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev that there was a God. Gorbachev was an atheist (though he had been baptized as a child). It’s an excerpt from Mann’s new book The Rebellion of Ronald Reagan: A History [Read More...]