"I was a member of FFRF for years (last year I had to drop out for financial reasons, but I still stay in touch).
Anyway, I have always thought Co-Founder Anne Nicol Gaylor said it best: "Nothing Fails Like Prayer.""
"And as long as the patient was unaware of the prayers. I've read about that large study where heart surgery patients were prayed for, with a control group that was NOT. The group that knew they were being prayed for had more recovery…"
"Thanks, James. I was starting to become a little snarky about Free' not understanding ALL the ramifications, and revenge is NOT a good reason to kill anybody for any reason. Too "Wild West.".
I also object to the death…"
"LOL! I don't have a car anymore...I stopped driving when my feet became too numb to feel what pedal I was aiming for, and my night vision began to deteriorate. (and to save a bit of money, I thought.)"
"I think so...
I didn't want children, anyway, and I knew I would have been having one each year if I married him....that was after seeing whole crowds of brats totally disrupting the already awful wedding reception."
"Sounds like the reverse of what my life would have been if I had married the guy whose mother hated me 50+ years ago. He was madly in love with love, his best friend was getting married, and Mike wanted to be next. WORST wedding…"
"What's his phone number, and does he charge a whole helluva lot? I need to have some heavy work done in our back yard, am physically unable to do it myself,and can't afford to hire the gardener who just mows our front lawn and uses a…"
"Capital punishment degrades and hardens a community, and it is the work of savagery. It IS savagery. Capital punishment does not prevent murder, buts sets an example - by the state - that is followed by its citizens. The state…"
"IM-pressive! And depressing. I recently read that only Turkey has worse stats than the US does. I've been ashamed since 1969 when Nixon the Dick was gleefully slashing NASA's budget while congratulating Neil Armstrong and…"
"Most people who have read a little reformation history know that Martin Luther was a rabid anti-Semite, among other things. If he were alive today, he'd be in a locked, padded ward...on heavy tranquilizers. He was nucking-futz!"
To answer your question of wed 'where is everybody' I thinkmmost of us are stranded at home. I'm iced /snowed in so bad l can't get in or out of the drive. Wish I was someplace where the weather would allow me to get out of the house. Hope you are well and mobile.