Join Us at SkepchickCon 2011 and Help Humanists in Kenya

OMG you guys it’s nearly time for SkepchickCon!


June 30 – July 3

CONvergence, the annual sci-fi convention in Minneapolis

Special guests include Amanda Marcotte of PandagonPZ Myers of Pharyngula, John Abraham of Climate Science Rapid Response, Sadie Crabtree of JREF, and more, plus Rebecca Watson and many other Skepchicks!

How You Can Help
Donate using the PayPal widget on the right (or simply send funds via PayPal to skepchick(at)! 25% of all money we raise will go to the JAF Conference on Philosophy, Sexuality and Atheism in Kenya.

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Rebecca leads a team of skeptical female activists at and appears on the weekly Skeptics' Guide to the Universe podcast. She travels around the world delivering entertaining talks on science, atheism, feminism, and skepticism. There is currently an asteroid orbiting the sun with her name on it. You can follow her every fascinating move on Twitter or on Google+.


  1. ohmagod ohmagod ohmagod paul and storm are going to be there? squeeeeeeee!!!!!

  2. @Rebecca: OMG? Redacted’s gonna have your ass.

    Sorry, that was OT. I’ll say 12 Hail Perrys.

  3. @Reverend Kel: Oh man, “hail Perrys” is great!

  4. I donated $10 last night and it’s not showing… did it go through?

  5. @dreamingtree: Hm, email me at skepchick at with your real name and I can check. There’s nothing from the email address you use here on Skepchick.

  6. Hi, is it possible to get a breakdown of how the $3,000 will be spent? (is that too forward?)

  7. @aineolach: If we reach our goal, $750 will immediately go to the JAF Conference in Kenya. The rest will be used for:

    Flying in speakers
    Hotel for speakers
    Party room rental
    Party supplies (decorations, food, drinks)
    Promotional materials (pamphlets, flyers, stickers, posters)

  8. @aineolach: Also, do click over to for more information!

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