When people ask why I have a problem with religion, it's hard to come up with a single answer...

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Comment by Robert Karp on January 17, 2012 at 4:14pm

Need we say more!

Comment by Heather Spoonheim on January 17, 2012 at 4:30pm

My fully distilled reduction is, "I have a problem with religion because it is continually used as a justification, by absentee authority, to oppress and persecute.  It's like having a counter clerk at a fast food store telling me that I must submit to anything and everything they demand because they have the head of homeland security on the phone -> but I can clearly see that the line has been cut."

Comment by matt.clerke on January 17, 2012 at 5:21pm

How ironic: claiming atheists are the most hate filled group in the world while making a hate filled rant about atheists....Do Christians even listen when they talk?

I don't think I could ever be a Christian or Muslim, I can't combine hatred, bigotry, and stupidity like that.

Comment by matt.clerke on January 17, 2012 at 5:22pm

Oh Heather, nice analogy but I think we can all clearly see the phone is actually a banana.

Comment by Heather Spoonheim on January 17, 2012 at 5:26pm

LOL!

Comment by Diego Alejandro Garzon on January 17, 2012 at 7:29pm

Ha! Great post, some reasons why religion causes misery.. It's sad we atheists are seen as bad people, this world is crazy. But we atheists are rising! Day by day we're growing! :) but for now we must watchout for people who might want to harm or even kill us!

Comment by Reg The Fronkey Farmer on January 17, 2012 at 7:41pm

Must get printer ink tomorrow...

Comment by Dustin on January 17, 2012 at 9:07pm

Wow.  The children weren't rape victims, but homosexual participants?????  

Holyyyyyyyy shiiiiiiiitttttt!  Great collection, someone should make this into a book and add some more with atheist commentary.  

Comment by Ron V on January 17, 2012 at 9:55pm

Nice post- thanks!

Comment by Carol Foley on January 17, 2012 at 10:22pm

This breaks my heart so much... I am sad and angry. So very angry.

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