"I feel guilty for not being more involved (okay involved at all) with Atheist Nexus. To answer this thread's original question. Yes, I work on writing all the time. My science fiction story "The Old Equations" from last year was…"
"The reality is that we're witnessing the emergence of a very open-minded and bright generation. As for their laziness and lack of "fight", what do we expect? We've worked hard to make things easier for them.
I agree that we have…"
"I do not. I just remember being skeptical my whole life and being given very poor answers to what I considered basic questions. When I was in eighth grade, I was in enough doubt that I didn't want to be confirmed, but they used all the wrong…"
"My misanthropy takes this form;
I love and cherish my family and the close friends I have (2 friends,each of over 35 years) I also protect children and animals if I can.
I have an intense dislike of human beings as a species.
I've arrived at…"
"Atheism being a manifestation of rebelliousness is yet another cliche- one promoted by religion itself. When my parents first commented on my professed atheism, they said "Nate always has been the rebellious one." In reality, my atheism…"
"Ah. The edgier than thou complex. Lovely.
I'm not saying we aren't shallow, but lets keep things in perspective.
Wouldn't someone like yourself be thrilled that what passes for the "counter-culture" now has rejected…"
"Atheism itself has had an incredible marketing push, so its not quite as rebellious as it might seem.
This would make an interesting topic for another discussion, unless I'm the only one out-of-the-loop."
"As nature would have it, the part of the human brain that levels out/grounds/deeper assessment of risk-taking, decision-making and the like does not finish developing until about age 25. (Oh the cool things one picks up at a random trip to the…"
"mthoreau: Also, might I suggest that old man Feltch is a little out of touch? While the underground rave scene of the 90's is largely dead,
The only thing ravers ever achieved were giving the tabloids a steady stream of…"
"Oh Felch, believe me, there ARE people out there who are secretely still trying to rave up people!
I also hang out and write for this site: http://www.antichristian-phenomenon.com/
And random Youtube link brings me up this!
Yes, these stuff…"
"The "olders" lamenting how the "youngers" are aren't made of the same stuff, are wimps, have no creativity, etc. is so cliche. How we love to romanticize the past. We're all given to it if we don't watch…"
"Mayo, I look at people that wish they were young again like they're raving lunatics. I would hate to be young in the here and now. I feel for you. It would really suck - the peecee bullshit alone, without even getting into the rest.