These are your kids on BOOKS

George Takei posted this on Facebook and I had to […]

Objectively funny: Ron Swanson Pyramid of Greatness

It is rare to find an objectivist minded character on TV.  Ron Swanson, is the Director of the Parks and Recreation for Pawnee, Indiana is such a man.  NBS’s sitcom Parks and Recreation is a mockumentary set in a small town civic bureaucracy headed by a cranky, anti-government libertarian named Ron Swanson, played by actor Nick […]

The Bolshevik Occupation of Wall Street

I put together this connection today.

The Occupy protesters are The 99%, the Majority; the Russian word for majority is большинство, which is the source of the term […]

RAND-O-Matic: the most heroic widget ever!

The human ability for hope and accomplishment is boundless.  These heroic traits are exemplified by strong, confident, able literary characters from Ayn Rand’s novels: Dagny Taggart, John Galt, Hank Rearden, Kira Argounova, and Howard Roark.  Heroes do not pray for a solution, or wish for success, or wait for Fortune.  Heroes make their Fortunes with their […]

How to get kids to learn science

Here is a funny comic from Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal with a suggestion on how to get kids to pay attention in science class. I double dog dare any of you teachers out there to print it out and paste it in your class’s science texts!

It is almost as cool as Christ on […]

How crazy is your teacher?

In our demon haunted world, it is not easy raising rational young individuals that regard things objectively.  It gets harder when so many people in their lives, especially teachers, are bats in the belfry.  A kid can have a hundred different teachers from kindergarten through high school. So if 20% believe in witchcraft, 20 of your […]


Is your kid getting books for Christmas? Hope he is more grateful than this spoiled brat. Note the Wii and other gifts!

Solution: ALWAYS get your kids books for Christmas so they expect a gift that will entertain and […]

Rick’s Christmas LEGOs

Here are some LEGO MOCs (My Own Creations) I built for Christmas.  I am a fan of LEGO for kids of all ages.  In one toy you get expression, engineering, creativity, storytelling, tactile hand eye coordination, geometry, and so much more.

If you plan on buying your kids LEGO for Christmas, please check out the LEGO deals at  Your order will kick back a few cents to me so I can buy more Lego for me (and maybe for my kids!) Also you can check out MindPosts clever Gift Guide for the smart kids and families on your list.

Modeling Christmas scenes in LEGO captures the fun and whimsy of the holiday.  What is more Christmas than a LEGO Baby Jesus?!?

Hopefully there are some modeling tips you can use in making your own LEGO scenes. Enjoy!

LEGO Christmas Tree and the Santa Express Train.  MORE below…

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Celebrate a rational holiday with the Atheist Christmas Coloring Book

Taking Back Christmas with the Atheist Christmas Coloring Book

UPDATE December 2017: the Atheist Christmas Coloring Book has been updated for 2017 with new verses and all new illustrations by a professional artist. Find the new version at where you can download the PDF for free, or order a printed and bound version from Amazon

Multiculturalism and […]

Historical Humor. Political attack ads from 1800. Jefferson vs Adams

For links to the stories and historical sources of the statements made in the video […]