Sam Harris – the TED interview

The creator of the now famous TED Conference, Chris Anderson, started a podcast to ask questions that take longer than a 15-minute talk to answer and he interviewed Sam Harris who gave an early TED Talk on his 2010 book, The Moral Landscape.  Note: this is an audio only video.  I loved the interview and it […]

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That’s just how it was

DarkMatter2525 is a brilliant YouTube satirist, choosing to express himself through some incredibly funny animations. Here he actually takes quotes directly from a Jewish conservative talkshow host Ben Shapiro. That’s sort of a new thing as, in general, real people don’t appear in his videos (although God, Jesus, Satan and a host of biblical characters […]

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TMM: D’Souza v. Ehrman

This is a wonderful little compilation from TMM (who originally went by The Messianic Manic), an atheist amateur philosopher with the patience of a saint. He can sift through hours of online footage to provide wonderful thoughtful nuggets This is excerpted from a debate between Bart Ehrman, a Professor of Biblical studies and one of the world’s […]

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A Badass Ten Commandments

As if wanting to give me inspiration early on, the YouTube gods dropped this into my feed for some fun relaxing viewing: Christopher Hitches, now quite dead, created this wonderful inspirational clip for Vanity Fair while he was a columnist there. I hadn’t seen it in years, but it’s well worth watching. The most important […]

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