Category Archives: CFI

Who’s your Rethug favorite for 2016


I received an email alert from the good folks over at People For the American Way today that contained the image below.   Check ’em out.  If this isn’t a fine representation of the many facets of the phrase, “batshit … Continue reading

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Katherine Stewart to visit CFI Pittsburgh


This coming October Pittsburgh CFIers are in for a real treat: Katherine Stewart will be paying us a visit to talk about her investigative work into one of the stealthiest attempts yet on behalf of Rushdoony-style, fundie Christians to dismantle … Continue reading

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Dawkins Denied


Shades of the 1950’s: Richard Dawkins was denied the speaking at a Michigan Country Club because (OMG!) he does not have correct religion!  CFI-Michigan tells the full story. The Wyndgate Country Club in Rochester Hills, MI, cancels Center for Inquiry–Michigan … Continue reading

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10 Commandments for a Sane & Rational Life


I Thou shalt worship only reason II Thou shalt abstain from injecting deities and demons in the affairs of Nature III Thou shalt disdain all ritual and pretense IV Thou shalt abhor priestliness V Thou shalt loathe superstition VI Thou … Continue reading

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August Drinking Skeptically Pittsburgh!


You are invited to join our monthly social gathering this Friday at The Bar @2132 E. Carson (South Side) for drinks and a swell time. Last month we had a ton of folks and 4 out of 4 Steel City … Continue reading

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Summer Fun


Summer has been here for a couple of weeks, now, so that must mean that it is about time for some skeptical fun. CFI-Pittsburgh is holding it’s annual canoe excursion on the Youghiogheny River on Saturday August 15th. Those of … Continue reading

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Rob Sherman talk this Tuesday


This month’s Center for Inquiry discussion group offers a talk and Q&A with journalist and atheist activist, Rob Sherman. You remember Mr. Sherman — Illinois Representative Monique Davis interrupted him while he testified before the Springfield House State Government Administration … Continue reading

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Storm Detour Disrupts Darwin Dinner


In an email this morning local CFI President, Chuck Bobich, updates us on last night’s monthly dinner meeting with special guest, David Campbell: The recent high winds snapped a pole along Route 51 near Francesco’s Restaurant. This not only killed … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events – Darwin edition!


Did you know that Pittsburgh is home to an amazing Charles Darwin impersonator? Dr. David Campbell of The Darwin Center For Science & Reason brings Darwin to life in Darwin Remembers, a theatrical experience from the voyage of The Beagle … Continue reading

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CFI Event reminder: Tonight!


Tonight’s program is going to be awesome! Astronomy!!! Quoted from a message from CFIC-Pittsburgh’s Steering Committee Treasurer Chuck Bobich: CFI Community of Pittsburgh will hold tonight’s general meeting at the Carnegie Science Center, starting at 7:00 PM and lasting to … Continue reading

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