"Pretty much everything that's already been said here. Atheism isn't the affirmative belief that gods don't exist, rather the lack of belief that they do. Without proper evidence, we can't say that there is, but we don't say…"
"I'm sick of hearing BS like this. You open with "Everyone has the right to believe what they want to believe, and to worship what they want to worship." Well if everyone can believe what they want, why can't I believe that…"
"They aren't scientific. A scientist looked back into a holy text that supports evolution based on, as you said, his interpretation. It's easy to go back after a discovery has been made and say that it was in the holy text all along, but…"
"As it pertains to US law, they could have been Scientologists (not really, I know) and it wouldn't make a difference. They left behind a secular Constitution and no amount of pleading or "mixing up" the Declaration with the…"
"Someone quoted this at me in text form and actually had the balls to say that a "Christian student" was the one speaking with the professor and at the end put that it was Einstein. I didn't even bother with the silly argument because…"
"This is bullshit; what a waste of a vote. Even though the US has the most pervasive religious faction in a free country, we still have the most freedom of expression. Obama is fucking things up with this. Who's up for moving to Canada? We…"
"I love when they say that, James, because then they're backed into a corner. You just follow up with, "How do you know which count and which don't? And if they're misinterpreted, how do you know most or all is…"
"Thank you for sharing this. It's interesting to hear how psychosis, though temporary, affected someone who is usually rational. It also shows me, once again, that my attempts at reasoning with fundies is a fools effort. And I don't think…"
"Thank you for writing this. This is exactly how I feel about these people. Sometimes when I think about those beliefs, I almost lose my trust in humanity thinking how people actually believe these things are true. And the part about them thinking…"