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This is a group for atheists over 45 or so who want to discuss boomer issues around being an atheist.
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Eileen replied to Jezzy's discussion Your Own Sacred Texts
"Reporting the Universe by E L Doctorow is a good choice for this topic, Doctorow is interested in using literature as a kind of non-theist scripture."
May 14, 2011
Eileen replied to Becky Garcia's discussion Apparently atheism is racist... in the group Feminist Atheists
"I don't love to watch divide and destroy, and I am so sorry to see it here with women playing the game. I am an atheist, and I am a feminist and I have been one since before I went in the WAC in 1968 as a teenager. I think that religion is…"
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Older Atheists

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Older Atheists

This is a group for atheists over 45 or so who want to discuss boomer issues around being an atheist.
Jun 23, 2010
Sandra Stott commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"Technically, I suppose I fit into the boomer category, thought a late-comer to it, as usual. LOL Supposedly the range is 1944-1964, and I showed up in 1962. I think a lot of boomers still fall into the whole religion thing, or we just keep quiet."
May 3, 2010
Eileen replied to EccentricSM's discussion Amusing Responses You Got From People When You Came Out About Being An Atheist.
"I've been out since I was a teen but most people didn't know or care to listen. But a few years ago one of my cousins was speaking god-speak and I said, "you know that's nuts", she pouted and I reminder her that I am a…"
Mar 3, 2010
Mike Gonsalves commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"Fellow boomer here! I hadn't thought of it before, but now that you mention it, there aren't that many of us around. :-)"
Jan 25, 2010
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Older Atheists

This is a group for atheists over 45 or so who want to discuss boomer issues around being an atheist.
Jan 25, 2010
Little Name Atheist commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"The reason I ask is that I see people 30+, 40+, 50+, and 60+ signing up here on the Nexus every day."
Jan 25, 2010
Gold Guy commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"Older is relative. How old is old? I keep trying to deny it but guess I am."
Jan 25, 2010
Little Name Atheist commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"How do you define "older"?"
Jan 25, 2010
Edward Teach commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"My mother and ALL of her friends have become hyper religious over the past ten years. I'm seeing some of the folks I grew up with head that way too."
Jan 25, 2010
Rusty Gunn. commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"Tom Arcaro's information is very interesting. Whatever his source is, they seem to not be aware that some people exist who are over the age of 65!"
Jan 25, 2010
Фелч Гроган commented on Eileen's blog post Wonder if there are older atheists
"http://www.atheistnexus.org/profiles/blogs/coming-out-as-an-atheist-a-2 Tom Arcaro's blog is a wealth of other demographic information."
Jan 25, 2010
Eileen commented on Matthew Thompson's group Create Your Own Religion
"I think a religion of people who just want to create a better culture and a safer environment would be a great thing. But if won't happen as long as most of the human race perfers to believe in mythological promises."
Jan 25, 2010

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Wonder if there are older atheists

Posted on January 25, 2010 at 12:22am 8 Comments

Hello, I wonder where all the boomers are. Going to church or wishing there were other options?

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At 11:46am on May 15, 2011, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…
Greetings, Eileen! I'm an older atheist. I'd like to invite you to a group where we talk about anything on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D It has members spanning the entire range of ages here.
At 11:35am on February 15, 2010, Eileen said…
Thanks everyone for the posts here you can also reach me at eregan11218@aol.com, I had a great birthday, started the day by officiating a wedding at top of the rock in nyc, and then having cake with my toddler granddaughters and most of my family.
At 10:14pm on February 14, 2010, Little Name Atheist said…
Happy birthday, Eileen!
At 2:25am on February 14, 2010, Wes Bonez said…
(= Happy Birthday from Washington State! =)
At 6:45pm on August 13, 2009, A Former Member said…
Eileen, welcome to Atheist Nexus. Be sure to check out the GROUPS page to find like-minded people.

I've started seven groups here, so please join any you think you might be interested in.

THE KNIFE & FORK is a group for anyone who has a strong interest or mild curiosity in food, cooking, eating, drinking, and nutrition.

HUMANE ATHEISTS is a group for people who are interested in trying to live a humane life by understanding the issues surrounding animal welfare.

CONSUMER ETHICS was created to help us understand how our purchasing power can help or harm the world around us.

LINGUAPHILES & SESQUIPEDALIANS, a group for people who love languages, words, and grammar.

ARS POETICA is a group for those who love poetry, anyone who is just curious, and everyone in between.

LOVERS OF SHAKESPEARE is a group for fans of the Bard. Topics are open to just about anything Shakespeare.

ODDITORIUM is a group dedicated to the all that which is bizarre and unusual in the world.
 
 
 

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