Monthly Archives: February 2013

Talk About Self-Refuting!

Does anyone read the Toronto Star? I don’t, because I live in Florida, USA. But I do get Google alerts on atheism, and this incredibly inane letter submitted to the Toronto Start turned up in my inbox: Reader Rudy Grant … Continue reading

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WiS2 Begging Update

This is an update on this blog post… So, I recently got called in to work an overnight job as a shomer… it’s a Jewish thing… Well, I got paid $240 for doing it, meaning my airplane ticket, and the … Continue reading

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Um… Help? Advice/Monetary Help, and Not Bad

I don’t really deserve to ask for help… and, as noted in the title, it’s not for anything bad. It’s actually for something really, really good! I was selected to get a grant to go to Women in Secularism 2! … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Jadehawk's Blog:
Jill wrote a blog post titled Supporting Sex Workers’ Rights, Opposing the Buying of Sex. Reading it, I once again did that thing where I start arguing with an online article in my head,…

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Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God

I’m not going to go into a huge spiel about this documentary. You need to see it for yourself. I don’t care how; find it on HBO, buy the DVD (if there is one), look for it on Netflix, torrent … Continue reading

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A Miniseries about NASA

For anyone actually paying attention, it becomes readily obvious that NASA desperately needs more money. Neil deGrasse Tyson (one of my heroes) has tried for a very long time to get the NASA budget increased, but has so far, depressingly, … Continue reading

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