"This is a rather pessimistic view, and one that neglects to account for general societal shifts, of which there have been and will be many, sparked by things like the relatively recent introduction of modern science - which gives us a much better…"
"The only justification that any atheist needs for why they do not believe in a deity is the very noticeable lack of evidence. You know, for a deity. Theists have posed some evidence (i.e. argument from design, argument from scripture, so on and so…"
I am an atheist buried deep in the religious wilds of Louisiana. I have no life outside of the internet and college. But I really kick ass at college. And the internet.
Why are you here?
To meet other atheists, or maybe just to discuss religion. Louisiana has a decidedly noticeable shortage of secularists and such, and while being simultaneously prayed for and condemned to hell for twenty years is pretty fun, that twenty-first year starts to wear on you.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
It's not on the list of items you can check, but I like to think I became an atheist mostly for the best reason - a lack of evidence.