Category Archives: Current Events

How The Allegations Against Neil Tyson Are Different From Those Against Weinstein & Toback

Skeptical of the rape claims against Neil DeGrasse Tyson

I’m fully prepared for the inevitability that some of you have your minds made up about this post already from the headline alone. You’ve got your mind shut and will only hear sentiments that reinforce your cemented conclusions. The only reason anyone would question Tyson’s guilt while accepting Weinstein’s is because we like Tyson. He’s

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Northern Nigerian Muslims and Global Jihadism

Islam in Nigeria

This is a guest post from someone who wishes to remain anonymous as they still reside in Nigeria and face danger should their name be associated with this criticism of Islam. If you would like to become a guest blogger here on Godlessmom.com, click here.  On Monday the 22nd of May 2017, Salman Ramadan Abedi,

New Podcast Episode: Can We Blame Islam For Manchester?

Atheist podcast: Manchester attack

This week, Oz and I wanted to discuss alternative medicine, but then Manchester happened. We really had no choice but to discuss this horrible event. What do you think? Do you think we can blame Islam for its part in the attack in Manchester? Listen to what we think: If you like what we do,

Atheist Life Hacks: How To Become A Nazi Sympathizer

punching nazis

I spent yesterday evening listening to Dan Arel on the Lalo Dagach podcast. The topic of discussion was punching nazis, the comically surreal issue that seems to have the skeptic community divided… still. I listened after I noticed Matt Dillahunty had been drawn into the conversation as well as Stephen Knight of the Godless Spellchecker podcast.

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Here’s Why I Don’t Give A Sh*t How Many Sweet Nothings Pope Francis Has For Atheists

Popey McKidFucker, the Sentient Turd Smear

Since yesterday morning, I’ve been tweeted and emailed and messaged hundreds of links to various stories reporting that Pope Francis says it’s better to be atheist than to be a shitty Catholic. With each new tweet, message and email, the temperature of my blood has risen and now, just a day later, it’s boiling. But

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New Podcast Episode: Punching Nazis & Muslim Ban!

Muslim ban & Punching nazis

So, we are finally going to be going live every two weeks. If you want to catch us when we record our podcasts live, make sure you’re subbed to our YouTube channel: Common Heathens. The next episode will be airing on Valentine’s Day at 1pm Pacific time. We hope to see you there, you sexy

How To Spot A Nazi

Yessir brigade

Presenting… your honourable (I use the term loosely) commander, General Snowflake. Yessir brigade at attention!  At ease, soldiers. What has brought me here today, men, women and attack helicopters, is a simple reminder that as a member of the Yessir Brigade, you are hereby obligated to identify Nazis. Your pointer fingers better be sharp and

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New Podcast! Common Heathens Election Special

Common Heathens

Before we jump into this special edition of the Common Heathens podcast, I wanted to ask a favour. Our podcast has reached its limit of uploads on our podcasting platform. We were able to raise enough to pay for a Pro account, but we have just hit our limit on that, too. Now, we need

Every American Atheist Needs: The Party of Reason and Progress

Party of Reason and Progress

I know I haven’t posted anything about my reaction to the US election yet, but rest assured that’s coming in the form of a Common Heathens podcast sometime this week. Mr. Oz and I will be releasing an election special – it’s been slightly delayed but it should be out this week. In the meantime,

Guest Post: The Rise of tRump – A Commentary On His Supporters

Trump

This is a guest post from Allen Harris. Allen is an advocate of Gamergate and a voice in favour of considering all sides of an argument. You can follow him on Twitter here: @crash_matrix. If you want to be a guest blogger on Godlessmom.com, click here. Introduction It’s a very difficult proposition, explaining tRump supporters