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Obama angers trailer trash with comments critical of both Islam and Christianity

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Penn Feb 6. 14 Replies

I put this in the Political section because although it is a prayer breakfast speech, we all know the ultimate goal is to string up Obama, if only figuratively.The article link is below:…Continue

I am sooooo depressed now...

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Penn Jan 17. 10 Replies

Bought the book, saw the movie, slept in the t-shirt every night. I'd have sent them money but I couldn't find my checkbook.…Continue

Houston, first take the cover off the eyepiece

Started this discussion. Last reply by Susan Stanko Oct 2, 2014. 2 Replies

I was mindlessly snooping the web today, trying to give meaning to my life, when I came across this article:…Continue

Atheist Church: Do we look foolish now???

Started this discussion. Last reply by k.h. ky Jan 13, 2014. 21 Replies

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Greg replied to Dr. Allan H. Clark's discussion President Obama's Iran negotiations are bringing on the rapture
"Not necessarily. That just means we have to determine what constitutes a "bad" pet. I'm assuming there's some behavior, or even thoughts, for which a pet might be barred from heaven. It would be helpful to know if refraining from…"
yesterday
Greg replied to Dr. Allan H. Clark's discussion Proof that Barack Obama is the anti-Christ
"Wise elders Good old days ancient truths Listen to your parents. It must be true, it's written in "the" book. Somebody said...somebody heard...somebody saw...somebody knew... I saw it on the History channel (suppressing gag). All…"
Wednesday
Greg replied to Dr. Allan H. Clark's discussion Proof that Barack Obama is the anti-Christ
"...and in 5 years, we'll find the beast is really named Elzbth Annnnn Warren."
Wednesday
Greg replied to Dr. Allan H. Clark's discussion Proof that Barack Obama is the anti-Christ
"Give it a few months and we'll forget all about it. People in the know understand that it's just a misinterpretation. The number of the beast is 666. There are documents, currently being suppressed, that indicate the beast will have the…"
Wednesday
Greg replied to Trisha Sander's discussion Hello from Missouri
"I once made a female friend of mine laugh so hard that milk came out her nose. If I could fail so spectacularly in my "lukewarm" beliefs, maybe the same thing would happen."
Apr 14
Greg replied to Trisha Sander's discussion Hello from Missouri
"Hi Trisha, Welcome (back) to A/N. Yours is a journey familiar to many. The oscillations at the end, between belief and non-belief, are understandable. "But after a few months I found myself missing the thought of having a higher power watching…"
Apr 14
Greg replied to tom sarbeck's discussion I Feel, I Act, I Rationalize, Therefore I Am.
""I think therefore I am" It was shortly after that famous phrase when the book took a surprising turn, running completely off the rails."
Apr 13
Greg commented on Joan Denoo's blog post Why It's So Hard for Scientists to Believe in God? ~ Francis Collins
"Dunno, so goddunnit. As I understand it, Krauss has addressed aspects that lead us towards answers to these questions. Only time will tell, as we continue our physics experiments, to define/refine just what we mean when we use words like…"
Apr 8
Greg commented on kenyatta yamel's blog post Everybody give it up for Lent
"I gave it up to a gal named Lisa. Whoops...misread the thread title."
Mar 30
Greg replied to Shashwat Singh Pokharel's discussion Does Richard Dawkins overstate in his book The God Delusion that "Religion is the sole cause of conflict in the world"? What are your opinions?
"It's easier to split up the spoils than agree to the number of angels on the head of a pin."
Mar 19
Greg replied to Daniel W's discussion The California drought is God's fault.
"California passed Proposition 1 in the last election. In part, it will: "Authorize $7.12 billion in general obligation bonds for state water supply infrastructure projects, such as public water system improvements, surface and groundwater…"
Mar 17
Greg replied to Jason Andrews's discussion "God Bless America" being in Public School Curriculum"
"Whoops, typo. I meant "godliness", not "godlessness". My fingers are betraying my brain."
Mar 16
Greg replied to Daniel W's discussion Will Idaho be the first Officially Christian State?
"It is mutually beneficial to support others in their efforts to gain recognition of an invisible higher power. Why the heck not? After all, it can't be disproven, right? Besides, we all know there is strength in numbers. I would go so far as to…"
Mar 12
Greg replied to Steph S.'s discussion In Atheists We Distrust - How do we fix this prejudice ?
"Maybe it's because of this thread but earlier today I decided to make one of my co-workers uncomfortable. Not with malicious intent but just as part of a good natured social experiment. Previously to our current employment we had also worked at…"
Mar 12
Greg replied to Steph S.'s discussion In Atheists We Distrust - How do we fix this prejudice ?
"Or Irrationalists"
Mar 12
Greg replied to Daniel W's discussion Will Idaho be the first Officially Christian State?
"It's amazing what can be accomplished when people work together to willfully misinterpret the constitution.  Having a few judges in the mix really streamlines the process. I'm sure if this moves forward, they'll sugarcoat it,…"
Mar 12

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At 9:02pm on February 6, 2015, Daniel W said…

Greg,

How about changing your post title to take out the "trailer trash" comment?  It's not appropriate and doesn't make sense.

Thanks.

At 7:22am on May 16, 2014, Randall Smith said…

Appreciate your comment (with a chuckle). Few people grasp the magical 50% threshold, or any other percentage for that matter. If one person in 300 survived a mining collapse, for example, it would be a "miracle" from god (and "thank god" uttered). Bad luck for the other 299. Crazy.

At 3:16pm on March 12, 2013, Loren Miller said…

To try to encompass all of Robert Heinlein's philosophy by recommending one book is likely impossible.  I COULD be tempted to suggest Time Enough For Love, even though it (sort of) requires that you read Methuselah's Children first (it really CAN stand on its own, though). There is a lot of RAH's philosophy in Time Enough and in many of his other books.

If you want to have a hard, strong look at his attitude on religion, I have three suggestions:

Job: A Comedy of Justice. This REALLY gets to the heart of the matter ... and it should have been his FIFTH Hugo Award winner.
Stranger In a Strange Land. All you have to do is look at the gross parody which is Fosters "Church of the New Revelation" to see what he thinks of current-day organized religion.
If this goes on... from the collection, Revolt in 2100. One of the first pieces Heinlein wrote which dealt directly with religion and its leanings toward imperialism.

These are among my faves. We can talk about this if you like or you can go your own way. In any case, I'd be interested in hearing your reaction to whatever you do get into.

At 5:39pm on July 5, 2012, Steph S. said…

Greetings! Welcome to the site!

At 6:07pm on July 4, 2012, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…

Welcome, ! Glad you could join us. :D

Please consider joining a group to meet people and talk about anything that's on your mind, Hang With Friends. You might also like Atheist Defense Network. After you've searched for topics of interest in "Groups" above and in the "Forums", don't forget to look at recent activity which hides along the right margin of the page all the way at the bottom.

At 4:02pm on July 4, 2012, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi Greg

Welcome to this world of rationality, truth and peace, where common sense and science lead to freethinking wisdom --- as you know as a non believer and freethinker like us.

We invite you to make good friends by joining the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 700 discussion topics and 3500 members.

http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin

Terry

 
 
 

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