Quotable Atheist quote of the day 12.12.11
“Historians of science note how quickly the late Victorian Christian public accepted evolution. It is therefore quite extraordinary that 140 years later , after so much evidence has accumulated, a [state-funded] school in Gateshead [UK] is opposing evolutionary theory on alleged biblical grounds. Do some people really think that the worldwide scientific community is engaged in a...
My Occupy LA Arrest, by Patrick Meighan →
wilwheaton: My name is Patrick Meighan, and I’m a husband, a father, a writer on the Fox animated sitcom “Family Guy”, and a member of the Unitarian Universalist Community Church of Santa Monica. I was arrested at about 1 a.m. Wednesday morning with 291 other people at Occupy LA. I was sitting in City Hall Park with a pillow, a blanket, and a copy of Thich Nhat Hanh’s “Being Peace” when 1,400...
To those who might wish to “torrent” this video: look, I don’t really get the...– Louis CK, on his new special, Live at the Beacon, which is only available via his site. (via kaseyanderson) Amen. (via soupsoup) Co-signed by Wil. (via wilwheaton) $5 is nothing for the comedy genius of Louis CK! <3 <3
Quotable Atheist quote of the day 12.9.11
“The great irony is that, if they could but see it, Christian and Islamic Fundamentalists are the same people. Their vision of life and how to live it is driven by the same needs and neuroses. What they hate in each other is a projection of what they hate in themselves… It is Literalists who fight wars of religion with Literalists from other traditions, each claiming that God is on...
Quotable Atheist quote of the day 12.8.11
“These televangelists say they don’t favor any particular denomination, but I think we’ve all seen their eyes light up at tens and twenties…” -Dennis Miller (1953- ), American comedian and hypersyllabic political and social commentator. More acerbic than funny, one suddenly noticed after 9/11, when he became a vociferous Bush and Iraq war supporter. Anchored Saturday...
Hell yes. Jon Stewart shoots down this “War on Christmas” bullshit like nobody can. I LOVE HIM! HE (& HIS STAFF) IS (ARE) SMART!!!