"I always seem to go back to Guns, Germs, and Steel, the phenomenal Pulitzer Prize winning book by Jared Diamond that puts forth a convincing argument on how geography had such a powerful influence on the development of human culture and civilization…"
"I think we go back to the idea people proposed after the 2000 or 2004 election. That we split North America into two countries. Yes, there would still be theists among us, but the politics would be soooo different. The country is so divided…"
"One good thing (and IMHO the only good thing) about right wing politicians is that their anti-government stance extends to protecting citizens from government intrusions into our lives. Except a woman's right to choose, of course."
"Carmen, I am so sorry for everyone is Tucson. What an unspeakable act of senseless violence which, in my opinion, was incited by the vitriol coming from the right-wing politicians and media. Hopefully something good will come out of this."
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Hello members of Think Atheist! I have a very special announcement to make:Think Atheist will be hosting its first ever meet-up in Washington DC on October 30, 2010... an hour after Jon Stewart's Rally to Restore Sanity! We will be live video streaming the rally for those that cannot make it.We’re announcing this a month and a half in advance to give interested members a chance to plan ahead if they’d like to attend. Jon…See More