This eye-popping story is from today's Columbus Dispatch. I can't wait for the response from FOX News, Rush Limbaugh, and the fine folks at freerepublic.com. An Islamic flag and a Muslim prayer banner could be hung prominently in public...Show More Summary
This Saturday, JT Eberhard will host an all-day gamethon to benefit the Foundation Beyond Belief and it's work with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. If you'd like to participate, watch along, or just donate to a good cause, you can get all the information you need right here!
Last Sunday night, on the occasion of the exhibit Chagall: Love, War, and Exile on view at the Jewish Museum, Jordan Kantor a painter and professor at California College of the Arts, hosted an intimate panel looking back at painting since the death of Chagall to the present.
Chip Kelly may have named Nick Foles the Philadelphia Eagles’ starting quarterback for the remainder of 2013, but the first-year head coach didn’t promise anything beyond. One widespread belief maintains Chip is merely biding his time...Show More Summary
Papa John likes his Louisville Cardinals. Papa John allegedly likes his whiskey. Papa John allegedly just can't drink a lot of it. Let us once again admire the sight of Papa John, shitfaced beyond belief. Read more...
It seems like forever ago—way more than one week—that we stumbled on an adorable marketing video for a startup toy company called GoldieBlox and posted it to our blog. The ad introduced three supremely cute girls bored beyond belief by princess culture. Show More Summary
This is the fourth post in my "Beyond" series. The previous three posts focused on re-imagining OOP and questioning some of the core beliefs that we have come to take for granted. This one is going to be slightly different, in that I want to talk about another angle of writing code: the process itself. Show More Summary
Image by Tom Fowler Graphic Design I start a new job in almost exactly two weeks. As soon as my first paycheck hits my pocket I’m going to find a way to donate or send a gift to Paul F Tompkins for providing me with more top-shelf comedy than anyone has in a long time. […]
Microsoft’s Xbox One is the clearest example of the firm’s belief that game consoles must offer far more than games to succeed in a digital world. Even the device’s name, which is admittedly a bit discordant for the third model in the Xbox line, hammers that point home. Show More Summary
Though I don't have children, I've long assumed that when the time comes, Santa Claus would be a part of their upbringing. I mean, it's harmless, right? Plus, as Dale McGowan wrote in Parenting Beyond Belief, it's kind of like training...Show More Summary
The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses How atheists can help victims of Typhoon Haiyan: A quick note: After Foundation Beyond Belief quickly raised $50,000 for Citizens' Disaster Response Center, we realized there...Show More Summary
As I wrote a few days ago, the Foundation Beyond Belief is asking atheists (and anyone else who would like to join us) to help with the relief efforts by contributing to our Humanist Crisis Response program. 100% of your donations will go to Citizens' Disaster Response Center, a community-based relief organization in the Philippines. But that's not the only way you can help out.
Moshe Halbertal reviews Ronald Dworkin’s final book, Religion Without God, which argues that a religious sense of objective order and morality does not require a belief in a deity: In one of the most insightful sections of the book, Dworkin shows that the theological claim that the source of moral obligation rests in the fact […]
The Cleveland Browns have performed beyond expectations this season since an 0-2 start and currently sit at 3-4, but a fire sale is possible with the trade deadline looming, and there is a growing belief that stud tight end Jordan Cameron...Show More Summary
Rich people battles amuse us beyond belief and they don’t get much better than Jon Cryer and his ex-wife Sarah Trigger. Cryer’s ex-wife claims that their 13-year-old son is being bullied by other kids because he doesn’t live a caviar and yacht lifestyle. Show More Summary
Welcome to another installment of Fast Company's Leadership Album of the Week, in which we make a pathetic (but inspired!) attempt at misinterpreting famous song lyrics for the benefit of your productivity. Last time, we took a survival–filled look at Destiny Child's resilient, 21st–century (2001, baby!) smash hit Survivor. Show More Summary
OPEN SPACE, the official blog of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, presents a series of posts exploring aspects of a new exhibition co-presented by the Contemporary Jewish Museum and SFMOMA called Beyond Belief: 100 Years of the Spiritual in Modern Art. In this most recent posting, Joanne Kyger shares her recollections of Bruce [...]
The Abraham Kuyper Center for Science and Religion under the direction of René van Woudenberg welcomes proposals to investigate scientism and its manifestations in research into free will, moral belief formation and moral character, rational decision-making, and religious belief. Show More Summary
Beyond Belief: 100 Years of the Spiritual in Modern Art, jointly organized by SFMOMA and the Contemporary Jewish Museum (CJM), is on view at the CJM through October 27. Open Space presents a series of posts in which invited writers explore various aspects of the exhibition. Today please welcome Joanne Kyger. I am always amazed [...]
Submitted by Simon Black of Sovereign Man blog, It’s become almost cliche these days to point out how many governments are broke beyond belief. In Japan, where the country’s debt level already exceeds 200% of GDP, the government has to finance 46% of its budget by issuing more debt. Show More Summary