Friday, July 22, 2011

Friday Link Dump 7/22/11

It's been that kind of week for me. 

Tell Christian Sheriff to Stop Persecuting Atheist: ← Please sign it.

And if you can, please donate to the Atheists of Florida Legal Defense Fund and support EllenBeth.

If good, when die, go to meatland!

Pentagon looks to social media as new battlefield: “Under the proposal, researchers would be expected to unearth and classify the ‘formation, development and spread of ideas and concepts (memes)’ in social media.” Know your enemy.

Random Quotes of Franken!

Why Focus On The Family’s ‘Fatherless’ Studies Are Irrelevant To DOMA: This is what Franken is talking about in the above video.

Crazy Wingnut Screed of the Day

Political showdown creates conflict in Roseburg park: This honestly made me shake with anger. That is not hyperbole. 

"Death Dance" Stars Found—May Help Prove Einstein Right

Potentially habitable Tatooine spotted only 40 light years away: pfft. Star Wars nerds and their references.

*waits for trip to Risa.*

Monday Morning Quotes: Gene Roddenberry

Why Autism Strikes More Boys Than Girls

Are Atheists Too Aggressive?: This post was a prime example of people not actually watching or reading something on Twitter and just popping off based on the title. There were some funny replies too, but mostly it was Christians and atheists clearly not paying attention. Then there was the atheist that commented on the blog...ugh.

Drugs and the Meaning of Life

Actually, that's not in the Bible

A Perfect Circle playing John Lennon's "Imagine" at Festival Pier in Philadelphia. Video thanks to fellow atheist and metalhead themorbidslayer.