|St. Denis face-palming the hard way|
Wolf Blitzer tries to get a godly soundbite out of a young mother who survived the May 20 tornado, and it turns out she's an atheist. Whoops! (Don't try to find this on CNN's site. Somehow they didn't archive it)
Ricky Gervais tells
An introverted mathematician achieves superstar status (in that field) for solving ages-old problem. He credits perseverence. God gets no credit.
Indy 500 Week includes prayer and Catholic masses. If you want to drive in circles at 200 mph you're fucking insane to begin with. Why would God protect you? Check your tires instead, dumbasses!
Google in the Galapagos! Cool!
Cornell study of WW2 veterans finds they are more religious if they experienced heavier combat. Is this lovely quote a swipe against atheists or the internet? "They don’t see themselves as an isolated person surfing on the Internet"
Home-schooled kid kills two siblings. Besides the anti-science indoctrination, I disagree with homeschooling because it gives the parents double the time to fuck up their kids psychologically.
Seth Andrews, The Thinking Atheist, has been disappeared from the history of the Christian radio station where he used to work.
ACLU warns Ohio school system to drop plans to add creationism to their curriculum.
14-year-old kid with an IQ higher than Einstein, giving a TED Talk for Teens.
Evolution in action: cockroach variety losing its sweet tooth. The best news in the article: there is a species of cockroaches that lives in ant nests. That gives me some Schadenfreude.
Video of the Week: How to Spot a Liar
(posted for anyone tempted to watch a video of William Lane Craig)