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Diego commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"Oh, and by the way, my name is Diego, like San Diego. Not Deigo."
Dec 31, 2010
Diego commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"@Jean sorry my misunderstanding, of above comments, plus the warrior, dark knight,  remarks, the etc etc, i did (apparently mistakenly) get the impression that you associate a willingness to be an out atheist with masculinity.  Or perhaps…"
Dec 31, 2010
M commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"Well, I'm "out" in reality.  I ironically feel safer being out as an atheist in my community than online because it's a small community and everyone knows us-- and we know all of them.  Good luck getting away with much…"
Dec 31, 2010
Juli commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"As someone that merely hasn't had time to put an actual picture up and doesn't use my "real" name on forums, I'd like to speak for the "closeted" individuals.   I've only been a member of this forum for…"
Dec 31, 2010
Malintzin Tenepal commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"Machos are annoying in every way...LOL. I'm pantheist, I don't use but half of my real name in this site, I think facebook is more popular between teenagers, thus I understand these attitudes of heroes and knights who boast about what…"
Dec 31, 2010
Jean Marie commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"  //By the way, I don't get how you think this is because of "machismo". //   Comment by Dan 1 day ago ah, gotcha. The online macho atheist. Comment by Diego Lecca 1 day ago Exactly, the one who insults not just beliefs,…"
Dec 31, 2010
Mo Trauen commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"I have been an atheist for longer than you have been alive.  I have lost friends, jobs, family members and more.  I have had stalkers, death threats, been the subject of slander campaigns--every form of bullying imaginable.  All…"
Dec 31, 2010
Diego commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"My point is that, if someone is very passionate against religion and behaves as some sort of atheist champion, but can't even lead by example, by just saying "this is me, I'm not afraid of holding up my philosophies" and are just…"
Dec 30, 2010
Jean Marie commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"i still disagree, i feel even anti-theists, who wish to remain anonymous, may have very valid reasons, same as atheists do.  Some anti-theists are female, very aggressively anti-theist.  Still, that female (i kinda got lost on the gender…"
Dec 30, 2010
Diego commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"Maybe I didn't point out clearly enough that this attitude is based on experiences on Facebook, where it's pretty easy to set up what is revealed to others and what is not. And please guys, remember that my annoyance is not towards…"
Dec 30, 2010
M commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"Though a nine-year-old kid interested in "finding me out" could probably easily do it, I go by "M" simply because I have kids and I know there are crazy theists with weapons out there.  The likelihood of something happening…"
Dec 30, 2010
Edmond commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"It's scary when some believers would kill you in cold blood just because they think they will get bonuses in their paradise. As all of us, I am around believers all day. I put myself out there but I wonder if I will always be able to do so as…"
Dec 30, 2010
Edmond commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"Good points :)"
Dec 30, 2010
Jean Marie commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"//To me that means just a kid who plays to be the big bad atheist, but can't let others know who he is because he's too scared of the consequences in real life. . //   how do you know what consequences are involved for this…"
Dec 30, 2010
Jean Marie commented on Diego's blog post 'Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?'
"I feel very very differently than you do about closetted atheists.  I worry about some closetted atheists being discovered and literally KILLED.    YOu reply, "you don't mean THOSE atheists" BUT HOW DO YOU KNOW who is…"
Dec 30, 2010

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It's nice to know that we non-believers are not alone.
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Online "closet" atheists annoy me. Does that happen to you?

Posted on December 29, 2010 at 9:00pm 22 Comments

Yes they do. I don't hate them, but there is something in them that makes me feel sort of uneasy.



I have counted myself among those without religion for quite some time. I'm pretty open about it and I'm always eager to talk about it when the occasion is right (which isn't all the time, of course). So, as much as I'm open about it "in real life", I'm open about it online. I don't hide my name, nor my face and whoever wants to… Continue

Update on "What if I prayed": A boy died today.

Posted on December 24, 2010 at 5:51pm 1 Comment

Some days ago I posted a case of a pastor friend of mine who had his son very sick.

 

Well, Today December 24 my friend the pastor had to see his son be disconnected from the machine that kept him alive. After many week of anguish and of seeing that…

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I think I found Ned Flanders' daughter

Posted on December 24, 2010 at 3:39pm 2 Comments

Remember the Simpson's episode in which Homer finds out there is no God and when Flanders is shown proof of it, he dismisses it and prefers keep with his beliefs?



This episode:





Well, I think I found Flanders' daughter:

Keep… Continue

So, you wan't a war on Christmas...

Posted on December 23, 2010 at 8:27pm 2 Comments

(ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN SU NOMBRE EN VANO)

 

In the United States there is a widespread idea that there is an ongoing "war on Christmas" waged by atheists and in general, people who prefer a secular government in which every person has the same rights. As usual, this idea is proposed by the whiny religious right (mainly conservative Christians).

Sometimes they will…

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At 10:42pm on December 23, 2010, Melissa Montoya said…
Can you interview me or help me get my name on the lips of strangers...? It is going to be VERY HARD to win, as I live in Tea Baggerville. I need to get connected with groups and centers and get some funds and some adds I will be contacting FFRF on Monday and have a Facebook Page set up for my office attempt... Add me and help how ever you can as this will be a win for ALL of us!!!

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