Penn & Teller, vaccines, and the reason for language

Penn & Teller’s show “Bullshit” is as good as it gets on TV these days, amidst an ocean of worthless, cookie-cutter “reality” tv shows and equally repetitive “who’s going to be the next star” type shows.

They’ve taken on many topics including pseudo-scientific ideas, paranormal beliefs, and popular fads and provided their flavor of debunking […]

Why I deny Joseph Smith’s Claims

Joseph Smith

Living With Mormons has reached 50 posts!!! To celebrate, I would like to share with you some of my thoughts on one of the most motivating drivers behind my apostasy and eventual rejection of all religions: the rejection of Joseph Smith’s supernatural claims.

As I’ve stated here before, I was not born nor […]

Utah’s Memorial Crosses Unconstitutional – Thank God!

The quote from Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff sums up this issue very nicely

“When someone driving sees that white cross, what goes through their mind? Someone died here, and not Jesus Christ.”

And indeed Jesus Christ is exactly of whom most people think when they see a cross, especially in the context of a […]

America and Freedom of Religion when it suits you

I’ve been meaning to post this clip for a little while now, but life with a newborn sure is hectic.

Enjoy it, nonetheless. Jon Stewart nails it again.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c […]

Religion endorses animal killings

A rhinoceros lies dead after being killed at Krugersdorp Nature Reserve outside Johannesburg

Poachers have allegedly killed the last adult rhino at the Krugersdorp Animal Reserve, in South Africa, by cutting off her horn and leaving her to bleed to death.

The horn trade in China and Vietnam has increased the killings of these […]

How to hold a chopstick

I came across this article lately on a forum.  I really didn’t know there were many ways of holding a chopstick. Really. I always thought you either could use one or couldn’t.  I figured my chopstick skills have always been pretty good. I worked at a Chinese restaurant for 3 years in my teens and […]

The Periodic Table of Irrational Nonsense

Period Table of Nonsense