Hello all, I'm Bobby Loyd, and I am a new atheist, or at least a newly professing atheist. I am a soldier currently stationed in Fort Campbell, KY looking to find some like minded people in the…Continue
"I wouldn't say that I love violence. I do however, enjoy shooting guns (I'm originally from Texas, so I grew up around them). I guess to answer your question I would need a little more clarification as to what you mean by that."
So, I am a philosophy major in college, and I've tried to avoid the gun control debate for the longest time. However, this being a difficult issue, I feel the need to find a constructive outlet for my opinions, and gain insight from my fellow atheists. First off, I love guns and support our right to own them. Where I differ from the majority is that I do not feel that our rights, as stated in the Constitution, are in fact meant to be absolutes. When it comes to the ethics of gun control…See More
"True, he does ignore this in the end. However, my main point in bring that up was mainly to show that theological philosophers like Leibniz will argue this back to this point in order to show that god is the "first cause", but they will…"
" Well, this is always a fun topic...spiritual fitness. When I was a Christian, I used to score way low on the down side of this "evaluation". Shortly after I came back from my first deployment as an Atheist I was forced…"
" From a purely philosophical perspective, Leibniz (in his work "Theodicy") argues that everything has a first cause, and by extension (going back from first cause to first cause) the original first cause, by pure reason,…"
Hello all, I'm Bobby Loyd, and I am a new atheist, or at least a newly professing atheist. I am a soldier currently stationed in Fort Campbell, KY looking to find some like minded people in the area to hang out with. I'm huge into music, I play music, discuss music, and pretty much love everything about music. I am currently working on my BA degree in philosophy, and plan to continue on to both my masters and later doctorate. I'm not a religion bashing atheist, but that is only so far as…See More
Celebrating and remembering the life of Christopher Hitchens on the date of his birth, April 13th. Let's lift a glass of Johnnie Walker Black, with a splash of Perrier, to the Bard of Atheism. If you smoke, a standard cigarette will do but a fine Cuban Cigar would be a tribute.See More
You take the Oath of Enlistment and swear to serve, so help you (G)od.The Chaplain gives an invocation at every ceremony.You are criticized for 'threatening the morale of your peers' with your godless ways.Sound familiar?See More
I'm a Foxhole Atheist from Texas currently living in NC, getting ready to move to TN. I am a husband and father trying to do my best at both. Right now I'm starting to live my life the way it should be lived, and am loving every minute of being a guilt free human.
Why are you here?
I'm a social creature, and like to be around like minded people.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Too many questions, not enough answers, tired of feeling guilty for being a human being.