Your Definitive Guide to Heaven in 2009 (and 2010, 2011…)February 25, 2009
Here’s everything you need to know about heaven—oh wait, most people reading this are going to hell. OK, we’ll cover that soon.
Anyone Have Smelling Salts?February 25, 2009
Stranger than fiction: a conservative legal group has endorsed removing anti-atheist provisions from the Arkansas constitution!
Does Viewing Evidence of a Crime Injure the Victim?February 24, 2009
The president of the NCMEC claims that viewing evidence of a crime re-injures the victim. Truth or hype?
Pope’s ‘Holy War’ Against Pseudo-MysticsFebruary 24, 2009
Pope’s “Holy War” Against Pseudo-Mystics New guidelines to employ science, dogma, superstition.
A Theologian’s Confused Response to New AtheismFebruary 23, 2009
Catholic theologian John F. Haught has some confused responses to the New Atheism that are nevertheless worth pondering.
Virginia GOP Chair Insults Darwin on his BirthdayFebruary 20, 2009
Virginia GOP Chair Jeff Frederick accused Darwin of racism . . . even though the Darwins were a family of ardent abolitionists.
Borneo’s Lake Monster Photos: Legend Come to Life? Or Hoax?February 19, 2009
I examine two new photos of a huge snake-like creature allegedly taken in Borneo.
When Housecleaning Takes CourageFebruary 19, 2009
In one of the seven U.S. states whose constitutions block atheists from elective office, a legislator dares do the right thing.
How Does Humanism Find Moral ValueFebruary 16, 2009
Humanists agree that we have ethical obligations to everyone, but how can we tell what has moral value?