The vow.

By birth every man and every woman enters into an arrangement with the universe.  We get our existence and, in exchange we produce something the universe cannot make itself – we create memories.  You may think the universe gets the better of the deal since it gets all that I am in my memories and [Read More...]

Philosophy is not Dead

Dishearteningly, I hear frequently from my fellow godless hominids that “philosophy has nothing more to add to learning about the world. Science has taken over“. I don’t agree. Hopefully, it doesn’t take being hit by a car to convince you of this. [Read more...]

Your Morning Happiness: Social Media Friends!

I’m sure all of have found that social media is powerful tool when it comes to being able to connect with people of similar belief systems. I’ve met a ton of people I could mention, but this one in particular fits the theme here…. I’m pretty sure I came across Molly when Hemant had tweeted [Read More...]

Maybe Sex Toys Will Convince You We Need Gun Safety Laws

This may very well be the one commercial to convince you we need stricter laws that regulate the storage of firearms. [Read more...]

A Complete Rebuttal of Presuppositional Apologetics

The following is an exhaustive manifest of topics and subtopics will encompass the sum total of important materials rebutting what is known as “Presuppositional Apologetics”. [Read more...]

Good News Club Gets Bad News

Check out this article on AlterNet! It seems that certain people in Portland, Oregon are aware that the teachings of the Good News Club, that insidious evangelical organization that uses children to proselytize in public schools, isn’t all sweetness and light. [a] coalition called Protect Portland Children is stepping up outreach to local media, parents, [Read More...]

It doesn’t alway go down like in God’s Not Dead

Though I think he did mess up – evolution is at theory… and a fact. [Read more...]

Device to help vagina-havers do Kegels

Let’s throw in some sexiness to spice up the blog this Friday evening! There’s a Kickstarter going for the next 38 days to fund a device intended to help people with vaginas strengthen their pelvic floor muscles via Kegel exercises. It’s pretty nifty! They’re calling it the kGoal Smart Kegel Trainer, and they’ve currently received [Read More...]

Keeping God Out of the Funeral

Almost three years ago, on July 24th, just a month after I founded Grief Beyond Belief on Facebook, I went to a Baptist funeral.  When I returned home after the event, I wrote the following: Is Our Grief So Different? A dear friend of my family died last week, a woman who was a second [Read More...]

Creationism in American Schools

Did you know just a week ago Britain banned the teaching of creationism is their academic and free schools? This was huge news for science and a major blow to creationism. This led me to wonder why, if such laws are basically the same in the US since the courts have ruled that both creationism [Read More...]

I don’t think Answers in Genesis quite gets science Pt. 3 (of 3)

In part 1 and part 2, I currently addressing this article from Answers in Genesis. I’m not too happy how part 2 came out. I was mostly grinding through dumb stuff, but this next part, which I’ve been itching to get to, has some interesting (to me, at least) topics. I probably should have just skipped [Read More...]

Your Morning Happiness: Animals With Attitude

  Every pet owner KNOWS their friend til the end has emotion…. they get happy, sad, anxious, and scared just like us humans. One of the theist arguments for god… morality, consists of the premise that ONLY humans have emotion, ONLY humans know what is right or wrong…. or in this case what is fair. [Read More...]

250+ Links and No Jesus: The Grief Beyond Belief Library

It’s a problem you don’t think about until you are grieving.  Even if you have been an atheist all your life, unless you have faced grief and gone looking for something to read about how to handle it, it has probably never occurred to you: Much of what is published about bereavement includes religious content. [Read More...]

Rare Vintage Photos

Ever since its creation and widespread public availability, photography has preserved our most precious memories. These particular photographs from so many years ago tell a much bigger story, though, because of what they meant. The love you can see in them is just as real as those of heterosexual couples, and I’m proud to live [Read More...]


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