Stone cold athiest here. Practicing Reason for about 15 years now. I'm married to a wonderful woman who was brought up Eastern Orthodox Christian. She never practices and claims to be Agnostic.We…Continue
"Because of the stupid. It hurts.
Just want to throw this in as yet another reason for my atheism. I'm watching the news and they have this story of a driver who suffered a heart attack and died behind the wheel. The car crashes into a teen mom…"
"About two years ago to hear my atheist daughter sing in the church choir.
Before that I attended a friends funeral and prayed with his family that "their" god would grant him everlasting life (kind of hard when you're dead but this…"
""Once again, it is all about money. The NRA is a very strong group, who lobby and influence politicians, once again with fear. If you touch our gun laws in any way, we will make sure you lose the next election, by mounting huge ad campaigns…"
"Hells to the yeah, yeah! I care.
Do some reading, General Smedley Butler. Invaded and helped install most of the despots in Latin America, in the early 1900's only to come to the realization that his government sent him to all these exotic…"
"I am an ex con. Yep, I committed a felony in my failed youth and was locked up by the state. Now the state saids that I can never own a gun. I can't even own a bow and arrow. Not that I'd want to. I have lived in the confines of New York…"
"I read it as "militias necessary for the protection of the free state, citizens own guns to protect free state". It's the only one of the amendments with a preamble...
You guys keep harping about everyone, during the time of our…"
"R-22 boils at -41.44 degrees Fahrenheit.
And I am just thrilled that some Scientist figured that out! Right now I'm doing somersaults about that fact.
Because Refrigerant 22 boils at -41.44 degrees Fahrenheit I am gainfully employed, own a…"
"That is awesome!
My favorite Modal Jazz CD of all time. Must sound nice and warm and toasty on vinyl.
I have the 50th Anniversary CD and it contains Flamenco Sketches Alternate Take. Good Stuff.
Soon as I heard this album, which was way after it was…"
Read: "The God Delusion", by Richard Dawkins and "god is not Great", by Christopher Hitchens.
Sway the conversation from arguing from faith to discussing from scientific and historical fact.