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The Best Neil deGrasse Tyson Intro Ever!

One week ago today at Apostacon in Omaha, Neil deGrasse Tyson spoke to a skeptic/atheist convention, a rarity for him, because, as he said that night, skeptics don’t need him to be a science communicator. His talk was typical Tyson, expansive, varying in subject, entertaining and engaging. The audience was held in rapt attention, there was even one point where the host attempted to move on t... »

Live performance of Godless Perviness.

Live performance of Godless Perviness.

If you are not aware of the Godless Perverts, you really should be, I mean with Greta Christina as one of the spearheads, how can it not be good. Last weekend in San Francisco at the Center for Sex and Culture was the latest installment of the Godless Perverts Story Hour which featured readings from Jen Cross, David Fitzgerald, Greta Christina, Virgie Tovar, M Christian, Molly Weatherfield aka Pam... »

Project X

Project X

My meager take down of the “law of attraction.” Not that any of you need convincing. Right? Exactly. »

Roots.

Roots.

Corporal punishment/ spanking is still common in American Society, ignoring articles and studies demonstrating its negative effects. It tends to be more prevalent in the African American community, “time out” is seen as something decidedly “white.” I am often performing in front of a largely, young, African American crowd, and despite my reputation as an atheist poet, my pr... »

Sacramento Freethought Day

Sacramento Freethought Day

On Saturday Oct. 6th, Sacramento, Ca is having it’s 11th annual Freethought Day. There will be speakers, live entertainment, activities, an authors’ panel with Q&A and more. Speakers include, but are not limited to; Rebecca Hensler from Grief Beyond Belief, Steve Newton from NCSE, A.J. Johnson, Chris Lombardi from the Secular Coalition of America, Jessica Ahlquist, Mikey Weinstein ... »

A family’s history

A family’s history

Religion is to cult, as grass is to weeds, it’s all about perception. The unique aspect of Scientology is that it’s founding is only a few generations removed, there are people who can talk of their grand-father’s or great grandfather’s witnessing it’s birth, if they are so inclined. »

Tuesday Heartbreak

Tuesday Heartbreak

I want to warn you now, this update will make you tear up. You’ve been warned. It wasn’t my intention when I wrote this poem, it is a celebration of my golden Labrador that we put down February 13, 2007. We had Rocky (Mountains, not our name choice) for 13 years, pretty much half of my life, when we put him down, so he was definitely a member of our family. Recently one of our number h... »

Reason Rally/ American Atheist National Convention coming soon!

Reason Rally/ American Atheist National Convention coming soon!

On March 24th atheists, humanists, agnostics, brights, skeptics, pastafarians and many other rational, reasonable people will be gathering on the national mall in Washington D.C. »

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