The official blog of University of Missouri Skeptics, Atheists, Secular Humanists, & Agnostics

The Monument Must Go

A limboed Columbia religious icon may finally be getting a new home. Last year, American United for Separation of Church and State sent a letter to the Boone County Commission … Continue reading

August 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Boone County set to decide fate of religious war memorial [via FFRF]

August 4, 2015 A monument commemorating those who served in Desert Storm (the Gulf War) was commissioned for the Boone County, MO, Courthouse in 1992. Unfortunately, the memorial features a … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dating a Theist

The first thing you should know if you’re an atheist dating a theist is that you’re probably a masochist. So if you didn’t know that about yourself already, now you … Continue reading

April 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

(Press Release) Student-run Skeptic Convention Offers Belief Challenge to Faith-based Groups

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 13, 2015 Contact: Mark Schierbecker, Director of Marketing 314-717-0380 Columbia, MO – MU SASHA (Skeptics, Atheists, Secular Humanists, and Agnostics) is holding its third annual student-run … Continue reading

March 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

We weren’t included on the AFA’s anti-Christian bigotry map *Feigned Outrage*

This morning the American Family Association published a comprehensive interactive map recognizing 200 self-identifying atheist, anti-Christian, humanist and “homosexual agenda” bigotry groups in the United States. How neat, I thought. I am … Continue reading

February 24, 2015 · 1 Comment

Taking the Christ, and the Mass, Out of Christmas

Ah, Christmas, that sacred holiday, the celebration of Christ’s birth. Which is actually supposed to be in October or something: if you read the Bible, it says Jesus was born … Continue reading

December 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

Mizzou Volleyball Gets A Yellow Card

I’m sure many of you have seen stories about businesses like restaurants offering discounts to people who bring in church bulletins. Atheist activist Hemant Mehta summed up the reasoning behind the … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · 2 Comments