Friday, October 28, 2011

Friday Link Dump 10/28/11

Mean Ol' Atheists Discussing the inherent confrontation in “coming out atheist.” Make sure to read Greta Christina's great article linked within.

Your Gods Don't Exist I had to put this here.

Wall Street Isn't Winning – It's Cheating

Celestial Camouflage Neat!

Dear America this is how the rest if the world views your measurement system Hey rest of world,  we know it doesn’t make sense either. Do you know how many times I title the Friday Link Dump and wonder to myself: “Why does the month go before the day?“

Mid-Week Rant: Christopher Hitchens on Atheist Nihilism

How to Speak Republican Useful translations such as “Scientist: A person who employs a rigorous system of observation, experiment, measurement, and verification to perpetuate his Godless left-wing agenda.”

Otherwise known as “facts.“

The Republicans' War on Science and Reason I wonder why?

So the populace won’t know any better when they are about to get fucked. GOP Candidates Declare War on Judicial Branch

Preacher's Daughter: What Evangelical Christians Mean When They Say... They really have no idea what Secular Humanism is.

For example: The Establishment Of Secular Humanism

Sunday Morning Hate: Mark Driscoll

Astronomers discover complex organic matter in the universe Life just got easier.

A baby solar system holds thousands of oceans worth of water ...and easier.

Monday Morning Quotes: Penn Jillette

Coffee linked to reduced risk of common skin cancer Then I must be immune to skin cancer. That’s how that works.

Why are most people right-handed? You know what they say? “Left-hand of the devil.” They are EVIL! Just like Adam.

Orangutan populations develop different cultures just like humans That’s crazy! I mean, like, what a coincidence. Amirite?

A Christian Overreaction to An Atheist Group’s Existence Typical. Religious belief just may be the greatest meme in human culture. It protects itself with a vengeance. The mere mention of non-belief sends people into fits. If you actually challenge their beliefs they scream that you’re a bigot and you are persecuting them. The whole concept of religion survives via indignation.

Harvey Insists LGBT Christians And Allies Should Leave Christianity I...uhh...I agree with her! However, I am going to go out on a limb and guess it’s not for the same reasons.

Insane Religious Bigotry brought to you by Linda Harvey Same loon as above.

Pat Buchanan: American Jews Made "Collective Decision" To Abort Themselves Out Of Existence Do any of you watch Rachel Maddow? Lawrence O’Donnell? Anything on MSNBC? I don’t. Why? Because they give this asshole a paycheck. They are just as corporate media as the rest.

Pakistan: The New Radicals: Ali Abbas travels around Pakistan tackling fanaticism, but can he make a difference?

The End of Harold Camping

Morality: Can't Have It Both Ways

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil I can’t believe that a whole program dedicated to this is even still necessary.

Happy Halloween everyone!

Unless you’re celebrating Jesusween. In which case...well...sorry.