Posts tagged with ‘religion’

  • The Nontheist Glossary

    24 January, 2012

    Dan talks about what the word "nontheism" means to him, as an umbrella term for a whole heap of...

  • Marmite

    1 January, 2012

    This blog post is about Marmite.

  • Halloumi & Mushroom Skewers

    1 July, 2011

    After trying them at a barbeque the previous week, Dan raves about halloumi and mushroom skewers, which might well...

  • Seriously? A Scientologist?

    21 June, 2011

    In a surprising twist, Dan turns out to be a Scientologist. No, not really. But in a scary conclusion,...

  • Showing Some Pride

    13 June, 2011

    Dan, Paul, and Ruth take part in Oxford Pride, and Dan and Paul are caught at the parade by...

  • Manifold Greatness

    30 April, 2011

    Dan visits Manifold Greatness, an exhibition on the history of the translation of the King James Bible hosted by...

  • Too Busy To Blog

    25 September, 2009

    So I shan’t tell you about all the fun and exciting (read: horrible and exhausting) things I’ve been up...

  • Four Things That Evolution Isn’t

    13 September, 2009

    I read this Chick Tract comic, recently. I’d seen them before, but for some reason it was this week,...

  • QMoon Virtual Postcard #2

    12 September, 2007

    We arrived in Rome last night to find a city teeming with life. There’s a buzz everywhere, and a...

  • Carbon Neutrality

    14 June, 2007

    Recently, Kit wrote about carbon offsetting, calling it wishful thinking at best – at worst, greenwash. In particular, he...

  • A Determinist Atheist’s Story

    5 March, 2007

    I find it amazing that people look at the chaos and the beauty of the world and somehow come...

  • Dinosaur Adventure Land

    15 August, 2006

    ON DINOSAUR ADVENTURE LAND This is the strangest thing I’ve seen so far this week, and I’m a diggdot...

  • God’s Debris

    18 November, 2005

    Scott Adams (of Dilbert fame) has released as a free e-book God’s Debris, a short fray into religion and...

  • Bush On ‘Intelligent Design’

    4 August, 2005

    Bush approves of ‘Intelligent Design’, we hear, a theory that’s gaining popularity amongst some Christian groups as a competitive...

  • Amused Me This Monday Morning

    25 October, 2004

    Two things of a religious nature that amused me this morning: The Rapture Index – what happens if you...

  • A.I. For Deluded Nutcases

    23 August, 2004

    Some goon (sorry: Californian counsellor) has patented Inductive Inference Affective Language Analyzer Simulating Artificial Intelligence (including the Ten Ethical...

  • Christians Should Be Banned From The Internet

    15 December, 2003

    [this post was lost during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004; it was partially recovered on 21st...

  • Orange Gives Me 80p For No Apparent Reason

    2 December, 2003

    [this post was lost during a server failure on Sunday 11th July 2004; it was recovered on 21st March...

  • Amazon Embraces The Religious Divide

    8 September, 2003

    In these interesting times, as acts of terrorism committed in the name of religion become more commonplace, I was...

  • Avatar Diary

    24 January, 1999

    Went to church with Alecia and Richard. There’s a weird experience for me. Tasted the new flavour of Juicefuls...

  • Avatar Diary

    21 January, 1999

    Maths in the morning. How is it that the first lesson in a new module always makes so much...