2012 New Years Revolution

Okay so I managed to get on the computer one more time this year after my Year In Wraps post, this time to post some ideas about how we can improve our conversation as atheists/skeptics etc. This is just a couple of ideas and none are concrete, but some may be worth entertaining. These ideas can help up to be more effective as debaters and critical thinkers, and may even allow for a different kinds of dialogue to the battles I see waged on...

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2011 – An Atheist Year in Wraps

As 2011 draws to a close, I’d like to firstly just thank all those who have been supportive of me and my blog. As you know this blog is nothing more than some simple ideas from a simple man, the way I see things and the way I wish they would be. Id don’t have a PhD in moral philosophy, I don’t have a degree ins physics or biology, I’m not even a scientist, just a guy with a voice, and a penchant for improving the world,...

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A Thought Experiment – On Morality

The world we live in, as perceived by our brains, is not one of absolutes. In fact, while some things seem to be fairly certain propositions or realities, the fact that it’s all interpreted by our brains as individuals means that the way each human views our world will differ, even if only slightly. There are some fairly certain constants between people, and there are measurable and predictable outcomes when performing experiments that...

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Ignorant Islam

I’m starting to get quite scared of the level of willful ignorance found within the vocal members of Islam. Yes I know, some of you will say “Yes but don’t judge all Muslims by the voices of the few loud people.” Well I don’t. In fact the only Muslims I judge are those with influence who willingly spread the ignorant nature of their religion with hate-speak and misinformation. The rest are just people, and shall be...

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2011 Festivus Special!

And so this is Christmas. And what have I done? Well I’ve gone and compiled a bunch of music for your enjoyment this silly season. Some are tongue in cheek and some are serious. Some are very new and some are pretty old. There’s rock, pop, bluegrass and folk. So please sit back, turn up your speakers and enjoy these songs, and please leave your thoughts at the bottom of this post. This piece was performed a couple of days ago on the...

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