Archive for July, 2009

Ben Stein Hasn’t Figured Anything Out

Friday, July 31st, 2009

(Uncropped original from FreeThoughtPedia) Speaking of figuring things out, I figured out my email problem. I now have three days worth of emails (almost 100 messages) to get through tonight. You kids will have to entertain yourselves for another day. How about a plaything to keep you entertained? Here’s Ben Stein! In my pile of [...]

Email Hell

Thursday, July 30th, 2009

Honeywell email ad (1977) (Click image to embiggen) I’ve been working long hours the last two weeks (and will through August), which limits my blogging. Then, out of the blue, my email stops working. I’ve spent the last two days trying to find out what’s wrong, and I’ll be doing that again tonight. A slight [...]

Oh, NOW They Discover the Establishment Clause!

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

(Image from 2 Political Junkies) The thing I love about fundies is that they are so stupendously, mindblowingly non-self-aware. Forget about the world being destroyed by the Large Hadron Collider. At this very moment, all fundie irony is coalescing in Connecticut. We’re on the verge of witnessing ironic critical mass. Our world is about to [...]

Teabagging with Jesus (Part 1)

Monday, July 27th, 2009

White Christian teabaggers finally beginning to realize that the world is multi-cultural—and not liking it one bit. (BoF reader Travis alerted me to a website run by one of the teabagging groups. It’s an interesting site, and I want to spend some time on it. I came across another site that I want to briefly [...]

Report from TAM 7 (Part 4)

Sunday, July 26th, 2009

(Comic by Cectic) (You can see the other reports here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 5) Even though you haven’t been waiting for it, this is the summary of the speakers on Saturday (July 11). During breakfast, we got to watch another taping of The Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe. This was [...]

Chuck Norris Needs a Makeover

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

Chuck Norris was sounding pretty uptight in his last article, so I thought maybe he’d be in a better mood if he thought better of himself. Then I read in Blue Gal that Mary Kay has a virtual makeover site. Perfect for Chucklehead! So here’s his new look. You can’t be angry if you’re wearing [...]

Bad Reporting on the Moon

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

The latest Bad Reporter:

Report from TAM 7 (Part 3)

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

(Comic by Cectic) (You can see the other reports here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 4, and Part 5) So finally, I have time to give you a summary of Friday, July 10, the first of the two main days at The Amazing Meeting 7. They had it set up so that during breakfast we [...]