A new Maya-interest conference debuts: “Maya at the Lago” in Davidson, NC (North of Charlotte)

Mat Saunders, creator of the excellent conference series “Maya at the Playa” in Palm Coast, Florida, is launching another archaeology-for-the-masses conference in North Carolina. The debut of this event comes a week from this writing, from 14-17 April 2011. The … Continue reading

An Atheist Celebrates Xmas —er, the Solstice … Part 1

“Xmas” offends some Christians, who see it as “taking Christ out of Christmas”, but in fact Xmas was the original spelling of the word.
The abbreviation “Xmas” predates the fully-spelled-out “Christmas” by over a thousand years.

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