Archive for August 4th, 2008

This video taught me that batteries are made out of . . .

| August 4, 2008 | 7 Replies
This video taught me that batteries are made out of . . .

Batteries (at least some batteries) are made out of other batteries. [Before going any further, beware - this is a spoof video I fell for. Thanks to the commentors below.] 6 Volt Battery Hack! You’ll Be Amazed! – video powered by Metacafe

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Did God do these things?

| August 4, 2008 | 2 Replies
Did God do these things?

I stumbled onto this unusual and visually disturbing site. Yes, I gawked.  But it made me wonder what the God-is-omnipotent-and-omniscient crowd think of these sorts of occurrences.   Are they evidence of God’s majesty and ability to intelligently design his creatures?  Or do they lead believers to think that human are animals who have been cobbled […]

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Atheist Coming Out Party 2008

| August 4, 2008 | 9 Replies
Atheist Coming Out Party 2008

This Saturday, I visited the Atheist Coming Out Party in Westerville, Ohio. The event had numerous hosts and sponsors- American Atheists, Students for Free Thought, Secular Student Alliance, and many, many regional skeptical and atheistic groups. As such, the event drew in atheists, secular humanists, skeptics, and other assorted heathens from all around Ohio, as […]

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15 Reasons John McCain is Too Ignorant To Be President

| August 4, 2008 | 6 Replies
15 Reasons John McCain is Too Ignorant To Be President

John McCain is… 1.) Ignorant on the economy. And see here. 2.) Ignorant on foreign policy. And see here. 3.) Ignorant on birth control. 4.) Ignorant of the truth. And see here and here. 5.) Ignorant of what’s important to veterans and votes against veterans. 6.) Ignorant of the laws of our sovereign allies (or […]

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Big victory for net neutrality

| August 4, 2008 | Reply
Big victory for net neutrality

The FCC has come through on this important issue:

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