In Wake of French Terror, Reconsidering Pastafarianism

As the world mourns last week’s tragedy in Paris, the importance of religious criticism and satire has become more apparent. Here’s my latest piece in Psychology Today, discussing the surprising relevance of Pastafarianism, the religion of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.

Pastafarian Wins Right to Wear Colander

A Massachusetts Pastafarian (a follower of the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster) won the right to wear a colander in her driver’s license photograph after enlisting the assistance of our attorneys at the AHA’s Appignani Humanist Legal Center. Lindsay Miller was issued her license yesterday.  Full story here.