Following in the footsteps of Rep. Barney Frank, Penn & Teller, Bill Maher and several others, members of the symphonic metal band Nightwish have recorded a video explaining why they’re “openly secular”:
That video is cooler than I will ever be.
The band members, Tuomas Holopainen and Troy Donockley, said in a statement:
We feel it vital to speak out in retaliation and show our solidarity with freethinkers the world over: those who are proud to search for answers by themselves. Honest challenge is a wonderful liberation, and we prefer to embrace our wonderful world through the factual revelations of science and reason.