Useful article on quantum physics, from a defender of a Bohmian interpretation: Quantum Mechanics: Myths and Facts. (I skipped the math, of course.) Remember that Wikipedia has a handy table that categorizes twelve (!!) different interpretations of quantum mechanics.
The Best of Hitchslap. (What a great word!)
Great, classic post at Less Wrong: Generalizing from One Example.
Sarah Silverman on gay suicide: “When you tell gay Americans that they can’t serve their country openly or marry the person they love, you’re telling that to kids, too. So don’t be… shocked and wonder where all these bullies are coming from that are torturing young kids and driving them to kill themselves because they’re different. They learned it from watching you.”
Breaking News! John Danaher’s Philosophical Disquisitions is still awesome.
Michael Behe’s son comes out as an atheist, has a long and interesting discussion with Reddit. ‘Twas The God Delusion that did it.
This weekend you can watch some of the Council for Secular Humanism’s 30-year conference live, online.
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