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Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz’s Book About Islam is Available Today in the U.S.

Atheist Sam Harris and Muslim Maajid Nawaz have written a book discussing the Islamic faith in the form of a conversation between the two. That also includes Nawaz correcting misconceptions about the faith held by Harris, who wasn't raised in it.It's called Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue:

Skylar Grey's 'Cannonball' Is Taking Over JJ Music Monday

Skylar Grey‘s new song “Cannonball” featuring X Ambassadors is and 102.7 KIIS-FM‘s JJ Music Monday! The 29-year-old singer co-wrote the song with its producer Alex Da Kid, Sam Harris, Noah Feldshuh, Casey Harris, and Adam Levin. “Sam and I wrote Cannonball about the power of will and how it can be an underdog’s greatest [...]

Sam Harris Is Not Religious, But He's Spiritual -- and He's Putting His Faith in the Power of Conversation

If one were to describe what, exactly, Sam Harris does, I think one would be hard-pressed to capture all of it with a single label. He's a neuroscientist, for one, which is certainly a tangible career title; he has studied the way belief activates certain parts of the brain. Show More Summary

Sam Smith's Music Video for 'Spectre' Is Now Online

The music video is now online for Sam Smith's “Writing’s on the Wall,” the official theme song for the 24th James Bond film, SPECTRE.The film stars Daniel Craig as James Bond, Ralph Fiennes as M, Naomie Harris as Miss Moneypenny, Ben...Show More Summary

A liberal Muslim and a non-believer in search of common ground

3 days agoReligion : Erasmus

MAAJID NAWAZ (pictured) and his favourite interlocutor Sam Harris are at first sight an unlikely pair, but they are doing their best to find common ground and get their act together. Mr Nawaz is a British-born Muslim who went through...Show More Summary

What Dean Obeidallah Gets Wrong About Sam Harris

Sam Harris, Ayaan Hirsi Ali, and other vocal critics of Islam have frequently been called bigots by those who say the atheists unfairly lump all Muslims together as extremists. Of course, anyone who actually listens to them knows that's not the case. Show More Summary

Taylor Swift And Calvin Harris Posing For Joint Ad Soon? Sam Smith Likens Duo To Beckhams

Sam Smith recently expressed his admiration for Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris. The 23-year-old crooner believes that the couple has the potential to become the new Beckhams because of the chemistry that they exhibit. “[Her and Calvin] look sweet. Show More Summary

Cara Santa Maria on Whether There’s a Secular Awakening Happening

Dave Rubin, fresh off his interview with Sam Harris, invited Cara Santa Maria on his show and the two discussed coming out as an atheist, why the godless are so hated, and whether there's a "secular awakening" going on:

Sam Harris and the Problem with Profiling Muslims at the Airport

A few years ago, Sam Harris posted an essay in which he said Muslims -- or anyone who looks like a Muslim, whatever that means -- ought to be specially screened at the airport. We shouldn't waste our time, he said, on old ladies or kids or people who are obviously not seeking martyrdom. Show More Summary

Sam Smith Just Made the Cutest Harry Potter Reference

Sam Smith, talented singer and all-around awesome human, has proved that he is, in fact, every bit as amazing as we all thought. The Grammy winner posted a picture from a recent show on Instagram, captioning it with an adorable Harry Potter reference. Show More Summary

Sam Harris’ Indefensible Views on Racial Profiling

As PZ brought to my attention, Sam Harris is still arguing for racially profiling airline passengers. His argument in the video is that security is a “zero-sum game”, that our screeners have limited time and resources, and so they should focus on the people whom we know are more likely to be terrorists, by which [Read More...]

Writer for the Intercept Calls Daily Beast Columnist a "Porch Monkey"

Speaking of racism, as we were in the previous post, today a writer for Glenn Greenwald's The Intercept website called Daily Beast columnist Maajid Nawaz... a "talking monkey." Nice shot of Sam Harris with his well-coiffed talking monkey: -- Murtaza Hussain (@MazMHussain) September 15, 2015 Some of Hussain's...

Sam Harris defends profiling Muslims: Jerry Seinfeld shouldn’t be treated like someone resembling bin Laden

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Neuroscientist and outspoken atheist Sam Harris defended his support for profiling Muslims at airports in an interview with host Dave Rubin, saying it was a question of authorities being honest about looking for “suicidal jihadists.” “WWe’re not looking for...

Bearded Daniel Radcliffe Plays Rough in 'The Gamechangers' Trailer

Move over, Harry Potter -- Daniel Radcliffe is now... Hairy Player? Actually, DanRad is Sam Houser, one of the creators of the insanely popular video game series "Grand Theft Auto," in the upcoming TV movie "The Gamechangers." The 90...Show More Summary

‘GTA V’ Movie To Go Ahead

The BBC has launched a teaser trailer for their film ‘The Gamechangers’, set to air on September 15 on BBC Two. ‘The Gamechangers’ is the story of ‘GTA’ co-creater Sam Houser, played by Daniel Radcliffe of ‘Harry Potter fame’, and his epic battle with a group of moral crusaders led by lawyer Jack Thompson, played... Show More Summary

Daniel Radcliffe stars in BBC drama about GRAND THEFT AUTO

Yes, that headline exists and I am not making it up. In The Gamechangers Daniel "Harry Potter" Radcliffe is playing Sam Houser of Rockstar Games, one of the guys who took the struggling Grand Theft Auto franchise (after one classic,Show More Summary

Daniel Radcliffe Stars In Controversial Biopic Of ‘Grand Theft Auto’ Inventor

Daniel Radcliffe, best known for the character Harry Potter, will star in an upcoming BBC Two film, The Gamechangers. The Gamechangers follows the story of Sam Houser, the co-founder of Rockstar Games and inventor of the wildly successful and controversial Grand Theft Auto (GTA) video game series. Show More Summary

Why drink alcohol when you can breath it instead?

Two of the most unique thinkers in food these days are the unlikely duo of Sam Bompas and Harry Parr, who together form Bompas & Parr (yes, it’s very original). They rose to fame by forming jelly into fantastic shapes like national monuments, full-blown cityscapes, crafting glow-in-the-dark drinks and a installing a green river on... Continue reading ?

Trailer for BBC film based on GTA developer Rockstar Games released

Here’s a trailer for The Gamechangers, the BBC’s film based on GTA developer Rockstar Games, starring Daniel Radcliffe as studio co-founder and president Sam Houser. Bill Paxton plays Jack Thompson and it was directed by Owen Harris (Misfits) with a script penned by James Wood. The Gamechangers will air on BBC Two September 15 at […]

Daniel Radcliffe in the first trailer for BBC's Grand Theft Auto drama The Gamechangers

A first look at the Harry Potter star playing one of the British video game designers behind the controversial GTA series In this drama set in 2002, Daniel Radcliffe plays Sam Houser, “the British genius behind one of the most lucractive video games ever”. Show More Summary

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