Stories by PZ Myers

PZ Myers is a professor of biology at the University of Minnesota in Morris. He was named Humanist of the Year in 2009 by the American Humanist Association, and was granted the International Humanist Award in 2011 by the International Ethical Humanist Union. He has traveled internationally to lecture on biology and evolution, atheism, and skepticism. His blog, Pharyngula, has won many awards, including “Best Science Blog,” “Best Expert Blog,” and the esteemed science journal Nature has given it its highest rating. subscribe to PZ Myers's feed

Posted on: Jan 11, 2013, Source: Pharyngula

Eric Bolling really is a piece of work.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2011, Source: Pharyngula

After reading the fifth book in the series--rife with degrading deaths, naked women, and most importantly, crappy writing--the author's calling it quits.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2010, Source: Pharyngula

A good take-down is a thing of beauty.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

This is an excellent example of "compassionate conservatism" at work.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

"I may just have to convert to Catholicism so I can charge the US and my insurance provider to cover my near-sightedness treatments at Lourdes."

Posted on: Oct 25, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

She takes a series of statements about god that she says need rethinking, but her thinking is a complete mess.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

But it's not as hard as you might think to find like-minded people.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Scott Ray, chaplain for Liberty University's men's basketball team and the Director of Convocation, caught on video.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

A wholesome activity for the whole family!

Posted on: Aug 11, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Where guards are ready with tasers to suppress criticism of the museum's loony ideas.

Posted on: Aug 2, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

It is one that school officials in the UK find compelling.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Stephen Meyer is arguing that Thomas Jefferson supported ID. Actually, Jefferson was dead when Darwin came up with his theory of evolution.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Oh, it's not just the pot and the hookers ...

Posted on: Jul 2, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

The old fossil is Pat Buchanan, who has published a freakishly antiquated diatribe against Darwin.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Sad days for the reality-based set.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2009, Source: AlterNet

A BBC article takes the creationist "museum" way too seriously.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Once again, Texas leads the way in absurdities.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

PETA yet again aims to offend with Dr. Tiller inspired billboards in Kansas.

Posted on: May 21, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Can we stop equating religion and morality now? They never seem to have much to do with one another.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2009, Source: Pharyngula

Much ado about rocks, chimps, and being human.