I got frends and aquaintences in CV...it is a cespool of ignorence and intolerance.
situation normal when you got 3 big crosses looming at you as soon as you get off the freeway.
other than that though.........its a nice little town. a…"
"Hey there- I'm here in Castro valley too, and I know what you mean... Christians, drunken sports fans & meth-head bikers... What is an artist/free thinker like myself to do? I know, I know - MOVE. (I'm here under protest)
"One potential approach would be to introduce him to the concept of skepticism. The skeptic community tries to stay away from religious topics in order to be more inclusive, and so the web sites and other materials might not directly challenge his…"
"Do not try too hard to fit in. Everyone feels awkward in middle school but these kids have a sixth sense when it comes to 'faking it'. If you are less than genuine they will jump on you like the pack of wild animals that they are."
"Oh, I'm not talking about body building. I'm just saying to be fit enough so that the average girl will not treat you with disdain.
The woman (you would have to admit) who is into comics or D&D is a rarity. Many of us male geek types,…"
"Ohhhhh... there are many points for review.
1. Don't be a pacifist. That Jesus/pacifism theology is going to get your ass kicked.
2. It's not a sin to want to have sex (and if it is then f*ck it... pun intended).
3. Don't waste…"
"I would've loved it if someone had told me that the more confident you are, the less boys (and girls) will make fun of you (although they still will a little, that's middle school)... and the less confident you are, the more they'll…"