Archive for February, 2008

This Stein is No Einstein

Tuesday, February 5th, 2008

(Get the full-size original at Freethoughtpedia.) Creationist misinformation site Access Research Network has a brief blog entry called “‘Expelled’ Gaining Attention”. Although it was originally scheduled for a February release, their article indicates that this accidental mockumentary is now scheduled for April. They don’t tell us why. Maybe the producers needed to scrounge up additional […]

God is from Mars, Jesus is from Venus (Literally)

Monday, February 4th, 2008

(YouTube page is here.) Bill Maher’s recent comment reminded me of a thought experiment I came up with to try to determine what, if anything, Jesus really was. This isn’t an attempt to determine this with certainty. It’s just a “what if…” to see what different conditions would look like. Who was Jesus? I came […]

Carnival of the Godless is Here! Wanna Bet?

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

The latest Carnival of the Godless has been posted at Mind on Fire. As usual, there are a lot of good posts. Here are a few that I especially liked, because they relate to things that have happened here recently. If you read the comments on this blog, you’ll occasionally see a fundie drop Pascal’s […]

Catholic League Demands Special Rights

Friday, February 1st, 2008

One argument that fundies keep trotting out in their opposition to gay marriage is that gays should not be given special rights. I’m as confused by that statement as you are. How is giving a group of people the same rights that the rest of us have giving them special rights? Somehow this twisted logic […]