Let's have a brainstorm about ways ThinkAtheist could be improved!Big or small, any thoughts are welcome! TA is a great site/community and I'd love to help it strive to maximize its potential. Who…Continue
"I especially consider the religious-right candidates to be clustered into a sort of clown car. Every one of them is a frickin joke, is 100% non-vote-worthy, and all spout off the same bullshit talking points with absolutely no differentiation…"
"Insofar as we are talking about politicians' stances on religious issues, this list is extremely relevant.
Currently my support goes out to Bernie Sanders, Rand Paul, Elizabeth Warren (even though she's not running), and Gary Johnson. Wish…"
"It's great to see that the entire list isn't democrats totally on the top and republicans totally on the bottom. However, seeing almost all of the republican nominees at the bottom...is alarming. I've heard the phrase "clown…"
Is this site atheistic?
Secularism is separate from Atheism. Atheism, Agnosticism, Humanism, etc are religions*, whereas Secularism is merely the political idea that certain things (e.g. government funding, hiring practices, etc.)…"
Here is a scorecard published by BillStamp.com which rates U.S. politicians according to how well they support the Separation of Church and State. There's also a smaller scorecard containing only the 2016 presidential candidates.Just leaving it here in case any of you are interested. Let me know if you have any questions about what the scores mean.See More
"Superstition is when you make unjustified assumptions (usually based on anecdotal/hearsay evidence) about how things work, and then you act on those unjustified assumptions.
Baseball player wins a game with his socks inside-out. Therefore…"
"Anthony: in general, I'm with you. But I think there is another reason why people believe that the bible is true. They learn it during childhood, and because of natural human development, it becomes ingrained in such a way that most…"
"'"[today], when religious wars and mindless murders are rampant" I don't mean to be a contrarian, but this is a pet peeve of mine: today's society is actually no different from past societies in this regard. Religious war…"
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