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"Thank God"

I have a curious fascination with religion in the same sense that someone could have a curious fascination for a festering sore on your arm that you repeatedly pick at. There are a lot of things that absolutely infuriate me about the willful ignorance of these followers. One that often crosses my mind is the tendency to thank god for anything and everything that happens.



I am reminded of this from a recurring memory of an encounter I had while working at a school for severe autism. A… Continue

Added by Teri G on February 5, 2014 at 1:35pm — 9 Comments

"Atheists go ballistic" over up coming debate. Bollocks!

So while I was trolling the Evolution is a Lie Facebook page I came across a link on Ken Ham's discussion about his up coming debate against Bill Nye. Needless to say I was choking on my tea within the first few lines of his post. 

According to him, atheists are going mad about the discussion and many are 'calling on Bill Nye to cancel'. He then quoted a few of these people who were urging Bill to…

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Added by Teri G on January 3, 2014 at 7:42am — 14 Comments

Feeling like an island in the middle of a sea of stupidity

Day in and day out life seems to be becoming mundane with no intellectual stimulation unless you actually go LOOKING for it. 

I had a nice surprise the other day when I discovered a new friend of mine was capable of having a philosophical debate. Yes! I am not alone! I can finally have someone in my life who doesn't want to talk small talk! I hate small talk. It's repetitive and mind numbingly useless. So I get all excited and think that I can FINALLY discuss all the things I've been…

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Added by Teri G on December 6, 2013 at 11:17am — 39 Comments

Salty Water = Proof for Creationism?

I recently started teaching at a small home school. I had no idea what I was getting into until I started teaching "Biology" <--- note the quotations! I opened up the book expecting to find hard facts and good lessons but instead it started off by saying how all animals were created on the 5th day. *Cue immediate facepalm* Now I'm supposed to read this to my class, which took some hard effort and displacement of my consciousness. I felt like such a fraud!

But THEN I came across a…

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Added by Teri G on May 24, 2013 at 2:29am — 17 Comments

Religionitis

RELIGIONITIS.



DEFINITION - A viral disease affecting the brain, causing mental disorder and irrational thought processes. 



PROGNOSIS - Poor, unless immediate action taken. It spreads rapidly through the brain like a cancerous growth; it is only observed in human animals, it is absent in the more intelligent species.



GENERAL OBSERVATIONS - Look for excessive piety, crosses on…
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Added by Teri G on March 12, 2013 at 11:46am — No Comments

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