"Auhhma hailin frum Kiiintukay ... and no, i do not speak with a retarded, backwoods, uneducated accent. but i am interested in talking to any who may be near bowling green, i am a new atheist and feeling kind of alone in the world."
I can, but from prior experience, I know that to make an airtight case will require lots of explaining... and much lengthy typing-out of reasoning, with many citations & footnotes. I'm not usually willing to devote that much…"
"OK, you're on a little firmer ground, here. The idea that sweeping changes in social policy should be tested before being broadly implemented does make sense. One could argue that we should have tried something like Prohibition on a small…"
I'm on your side; I don't support gay marriage either, (for entirely different reasons) but I think you might want to consider some other arguments against it. Arguing that it reduces the birth rate isn't something…"
"I don't understand leftist atheists. They don't need the crutch of religion or a sugar daddy in the sky to take care of them. But instead they want the welfare state to be everyone's crutch and sugar daddy to be government.
This is my first post. I've always felt like an outsider. Maybe that's how I developed a conservative atheist mindset. Although, in truth, my conservatism is limited to the social arena, and even there, I'm not pro-natalist. I…"
Currently, I live in Indiana. I find this state to be the least open-minded about atheist views. We do have an atheist chapter here however if one is seeking a mate here then he or she better get used to going to church."
"Indeed females say that... and then they (we, not me) go ahead go ahead and date "bad boys" and domestic abusers.
IMO, we live in a world of great solitude and isolation, and people get desperate, and will hitch up with anything…"
"dear me, this is why I dislike discussing biology with non scientists, sorry if it seems arrogant to you, but this really does annoy me to no end, that you claim scientific understanding of a topic, but your ideas are completely ideologically…"
"The big problem I see remaining is that nations that don't agree to this sort of thing will then likely displace those who do. We would need a world government to accomplish anything like what you propose."
"Religion started the notion that dying was a "bad" thing, modern medical science has enshrined it. There are days when I wish we never had the Hippocratic Oath, it may be the principal point in human history when we made the wrong…"
Hello Michael, and welcome to this friendly world of rational good sense and intelligent reasoning---with its thousands of freethinkers who recognise how religions deceive and control vulnerable people beginning sadly with innocent children.