Atheism

Atheists Are Empty-Headed Accidents?

Recently a church in South Africa was ordered to take down a billboard. It was erected last year in a prominent position on the property of the Rivers Church in the Sandton suburb of Johannesburg. The billboard states, “An Atheist is a man who believes himself to be an accident” which is a famous quote [...]

Christmas — The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Ahhh Christmas! It’s that magical time of year when millions of people from all walks of life come together to observe the glorious birth of Jesus Christ. Whether its pepper spraying 20 fellow shoppers for an Xbox, rioting over a $2 waffle maker, or nonchalantly stepping over a dead man at Target to save that [...]

All Aboard The Atheist Bus–Next Stop Hell

Today 800 buses, all across the UK, will hit the streets promoting Atheism. The project, known simply as The Atheist Bus Campaign, was the brainchild of 28-year-old TV comedy writer Ariane Sherine. The campaign has been a phenomenal success and has garnered the unbridled support of Richard Dawkins. I’d like to be the first one [...]

Creationist Sentenced For Uncreating Evolutionist

Now here’s a story that proves fiction is stranger than truth. Thank Shaze for the tip-off. Today in Australia, 33-year-old Englishman Alexander Christian York, was sentenced to five years in prison for the manslaughter of Scotsman Rudi Boa last January. The two were chance neighbors at a caravan park on vacation. His girlfriend Gillian Brown [...]

Rowan Atkinson–Welcome To Hell

Leave it to the English to provide yet another fine piece of comedic entertainment. Rowan Atkinson, famous for his roles in Mr. Bean and Blackladder, has some outstanding standup material. In this clip Atkinson plays the roll of the devil and welcomes a variety of newcomers to hell. You can guess what type of people [...]

The Evolution Of Religion

Here’s a fascinating New York Times article that goes in to the evolution of religion. It’s a scientific look at why we as a species have come to believe in God. Is it an advantageous trait that we evolved to survive or was it handed down to us from God? The read is rather long [...]

Are Americans Ignorant About Religion?

Yes. Ok, there’s a little more to the story, but the short answer is definitely yes at least from my experience. But of course you don’t have take my word for it when there are people who study this for a living. Steve Prothero, a professor of Religious Studies at Boston University, has been studying [...]

George Carlin’s Take On Religion

Enjoy these words of wisdom on religion from George Carlin. No its not work safe unless you have headphones (which I highly recommend). If you don’t know who George Carlin is, then you probably live in a cave ;) Either way you’re in for a treat. Here’s a little sample… Thanks to Yeti for the [...]

Dawkins Defending Atheism On CNN

After the debacle that was the previous show on Atheism, CNN received an enormous amount of criticism. As a result, they booked Richard Dawkins to clear the air a little. Unfortunately Dawkins was not present and was there via satellite just to make a statement. He was not part of the panel. The panel this [...]

Atheists Under Attack On CNN

Josh sends us this latest nugget of nastiness for all of us to choke on. Paula Zahn, a CNN anchor, headlines an issue driven show aptly named Paula Zahn Now. On a recent show, Zahn covered the story of an Atheist family in a small Mississippi town that complained to their son’s public elementary school [...]