A response to a cranky creationist

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
June 05, 2009

I wrote a column about dinosaurs having been extinct for 65 million years, and got a curious creationist challenge.

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New video of Champ lake monster: A skeptical analysis

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
June 05, 2009

New footage of Champ, the monster said to inhabit Lake Champlain, is out! Monster, hoax, or deer?

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President Obama tells Europe to relax over the Muslim burqa

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
June 04, 2009

Presdent Obama disagrees with France's denial of citizenship to covered Muslim women. Can secularism go too far?

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“Is Anybody There?”

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
June 03, 2009

Movie with Michael Caine skirts the Great Beyond.

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Atheist Group or Religious Group—Which is More Harmful?

Freethought from the Heartland with Reba Boyd Wooden
June 02, 2009

Parents are upset because their college daughter joined an atheist group.

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Humanism’s Destiny lies with Naturalism, not Religion

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
May 29, 2009

Religions have no claims on humanism's ethics, since religion erodes value and responsibility in this life.

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Feng Shui for California Nurses?

Hollywood Reality Check with Jim Underdown
May 28, 2009

The Board of Nursing here green-lighted a class to teach anthropomancy -- the divination of the future by reading human entrails

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Religion Has Monopoly On Marriage

Picture taken by Reba Boyd Wooden at a same-sex committment ceremony held at CFI Indiana.

Freethought from the Heartland with Reba Boyd Wooden
May 28, 2009

When a couple marries, they may be forced to choose between a religious ceremony and an impersonal civil ceremony.

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Return of the Montauk Monster!

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
May 28, 2009

The "Montauk Monster" was a strange creature found on a New York beach. It's dead, but it's back!

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What We’ll Lose When Gay Marriage Wins

by Tom W. Flynn
May 28, 2009

Same-sex marriage seems sure to be legal everywhere soon. Downside: Matrimony's unsecular monopoly will remain intact.

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