"This is something that I've thought about once or twice and my take is pretty simple: Depression is a horrible, lonely, isolated feeling. I've been there. I think most of us have been there once or twice. But I think suicide is more of a…"
"I was at the AAI convention in Burbank back in October of '09. That was an amazing event. I know Fargo, ND, can't come close to offering the speakers or the options that exist in the L.A. area - but we do have non-toxic air here, so...…"
"For everyone who loves conventions: I'm telling everyone I can about the freethinkers convention in Fargo, ND, Sept. 24-25. It's gonna be a blast and I would hate for anyone to miss out because they didn't know! Last yea, Dan Barker…"
"Hey everyone. Just wanted to let you know: Not only are tickets for the Project 42 Freethought Convention the greatest ticket in town, they are also $10 off through the event! Get yours today at www.project42convention.org."
dress up like a security guard and knock forcefully on the back/exit/stage/emergency door. works great =)
or else, get a press pass in advance. don't forget your camera, notebook, recorder, and preferably assistant. that works like magic, too =)
just some suggestions.
Sorry you missed the LA Convention but I have a more exciting proposition for you. There will be a huge AAI/Atheist Foundation of Australia in Melbourne, Australia next year featuring Richard Dawkins, PZ Myers, Peter Singer, Dan Barker, Taslima Nasrin, AC Grayling and many more. Details at The Rise of Atheism Global Atheist Convention website.
If you've always wanted to see Australia - this is the time to come.
"Joan, you mentioned awhile back about liking to eat a nice steak with some red wine. The Argentinians have a wonderfully simple accompaniment to their steaks: Chimichurri Sauce
It has lots of chopped parsley and garlic!!"
"I'm with you Chrissie, Dallas, and Daniel. If an anti-gay supporter wants to be a selfless martyr and end their life over two people loving each other, then let them kindly proceed, as long as they don't take any innocent victims…"
"A real scary video, Joan, but my nerves are made of straw. Glad the surgery went well! Yes, parsley fights inflammations, very good for you!
What a good picture of Ian, you look well!
And this is to wave goodbye as I'm off to the Vesuvius…"