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Grinning Cat commented on Alan Perlman's blog post Can we please call the enemy by its real name?
"Religious funerals and weddings are often attended by people who don't share the religion, and everyone understands when those people don't participate in specific rituals. (I've attended plenty of Masses, for example, and didn't…"
5 hours ago
Grinning Cat replied to Steph S.'s discussion As An Atheist Can Your Life Have Purpose and Meaning?
"Yes! As one example, a friend sees purpose in continually learning from each other; as he puts it, "we are each other's lesson plans." As for morality and compassion, I'll repeat what Joan Denoo said concisely in another…"
6 hours ago
Grinning Cat replied to jlaz's discussion GMO & other food issues, and the rules of Kashrut in the group Jewish Atheists
"Amen! (In the original sense of "what he said!" "I believe it!" Doesn't have to have anything to do with prayer.) Then again, being Jewish is more being part of a large extended family than about religion. (And it's not…"
6 hours ago
Grinning Cat replied to Ruth Anthony-Gardner's discussion Camo cats in the group Atheist Ailurophiles
"Cuteness from Cheezburger: (h/t Ruth) Much too cute to be the Ravenous Bugblatter Beast of Traal, even though this cat evidently thinks that you can't see kitty if kitty can't see you."
7 hours ago
Grinning Cat replied to jlaz's discussion GMO & other food issues, and the rules of Kashrut in the group Jewish Atheists
"Maybe also, the effort and costs involved in following the rules might make the system of traditional Judaism seem more valuable and more "right", as adherents justify their actions to themselves."
19 hours ago
Grinning Cat replied to jlaz's discussion GMO & other food issues, and the rules of Kashrut in the group Jewish Atheists
"Besides health and hygiene, the "benefit" of the kosher laws might well be to discourage observant Jews from socializing with non-Jews, leading to the "horrors" of intermarriage and assimilation. That would be an adaptive trait…"
19 hours ago
Grinning Cat replied to jlaz's discussion GMO & other food issues, and the rules of Kashrut in the group Jewish Atheists
"Speaking of tea... Greenpeace just found that a lot of tea grown in China and India has hazardous levels and types of pesticides, with DDT and other banned pesticides in some teas. ("Poisons in our tea") As for organics, Ruth wrote there…"
19 hours ago
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Grinning Cat replied to Ruth Anthony-Gardner's discussion Poisons in our tea in the group Health & Fitness
"Hopefully organic produce in the US is more trustworthy -- anyone know more, one way or another? And how safe would tea from Japan be?"
yesterday
Grinning Cat replied to Luara's discussion Nonbeliever's equivalent of wearing a cross
"Perfect! (For added stealth, you could wear it with an invisible chain.)"
Friday
Grinning Cat replied to Grinning Cat's discussion Nothing Fails Like Prayer (Dan Barker) in the group Music Lovers
"I posted about the other song on the same video, "Beware of Dogma", in "Atheist Themed Music and Reasoned Rhythms". (I made a few corrections to the lyrics, which I had hastily put here earlier.)"
Friday
Grinning Cat replied to James Yount's discussion Atheist Themed Music and Reasoned Rythms in the group Music Lovers
"Dan Barker's "Beware of Dogma" is worth sharing! Beware of Dogma (Dan Barker) --- Beware of dogma, it has a bite.Beware of dogma, it wants a fight.Beware of dogma, it will igniteA holy war by itself. Beware of dogma, it'll…"
Friday
Grinning Cat commented on Claire Donnelly's group LGBTQI atheists, nontheists, and friends
"Sentient - I too read something about children raised by same-sex parents being a bit more empathetic and less bound to rigid gender roles. (And the problem with that is...?)"
Friday
Grinning Cat liked Christine's discussion Praise Be Unto He........
Friday
Grinning Cat commented on Sentient Biped's group Food!
"You guys might enjoy the website "Not Always Right" (as in "the customer is..."). http://notalwaysright.com/ (Among the stories of cluelessness and bad behavior are also some about awesome customers and awesome workers.)"
Friday
Joan Denoo liked Grinning Cat's discussion Nothing Fails Like Prayer (Dan Barker)
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At 6:48pm on August 18, 2014, Deidre32 said…

haha i liked your comment on my profile today...happy monday! :-P

At 6:01pm on August 8, 2014, C.J. said…

Thanks for the welcome.  I joined Hang with Friends.

At 10:33pm on July 6, 2014, Freethinker31 said…

Thanks  for making me your friend  I did the same with you....Hope to hear from you soon..

At 9:56am on April 18, 2014, Tweeeekk said…

Aww thats my profile :) 

At 10:37am on April 3, 2014, Arp said…

Thanks, you are extremely friendly and helpful.

At 10:50pm on December 29, 2013, Stephen Strausbaugh said…

Well thank you for the warm welcome. I'm sorry up front, your avatar creeps me out a little, no offence.

At 10:46pm on December 7, 2013, Patricia said…

I have severely dry skin so I wear make up to go out in our climate. I don't wear any at home.

At 9:07am on November 28, 2013, Sentient Biped said…
Have a happy Thanksgiving!
At 8:21am on April 9, 2013, LaVada Luening said…

Wow. Thanks

At 12:59pm on March 26, 2013, Jim Burr said…

Thank you for the welcome grinning cat and the recommendation for a group to join. I'm new here and getting my head around how this works... will check it out.

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