Who’s “We,” White Man?  Or, The Media’s Mythical Majority

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
March 09, 2009

Lazy writers use phrases like "We are obsessed with celebrity" in news and media reports, making incorrect overgeneralizations

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American Nonbelievers are now Third behind Catholics and Baptists

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
March 09, 2009

The just-released 2008 American Religious Identification Survey shows that nonbelievers make up 15% of the American population.

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Pay Attention to the Cross in the Doughnut Hole

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
March 04, 2009

A new Supreme Court case will provide a clue to the Obama administration's views on church-state issues.

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The New Snake Oil

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
March 04, 2009

Alternative Medicine: acupuncture or quackapuncture?

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Strange Responses to a Skeptical Article

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
March 03, 2009

Three readers commented on a recent skeptical article about the paranormal; none were very happy.

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Obama ready to undo Bush medical conscience clause

It’s Only Natural with John Shook
March 02, 2009

Obama will reverse a Bush regulation letting health care workers avoid duties that they find religiously objectionable.

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Your Definitive Guide to Heaven in 2009 (and 2010, 2011…)

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
February 25, 2009

Here’s everything you need to know about heaven—oh wait, most people reading this are going to hell. OK, we’ll cover that soon.

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Anyone Have Smelling Salts?

by Tom W. Flynn
February 25, 2009

Stranger than fiction: a conservative legal group has endorsed removing anti-atheist provisions from the Arkansas constitution!

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Does Viewing Evidence of a Crime Injure the Victim?

A Skeptic Reads the Newspaper with Ben Radford
February 24, 2009

The president of the NCMEC claims that viewing evidence of a crime re-injures the victim. Truth or hype?

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Pope’s ‘Holy War’ Against Pseudo-Mystics

Investigative Briefs with Joe Nickell
February 24, 2009

Pope’s "Holy War" Against Pseudo-Mystics New guidelines to employ science, dogma, superstition.

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