"I know, I know, dammit. And what irks me is the contamination from the ill will of others. It makes me seem like them if I look in the mirror; most uncomfortable.
Truly, I don't want to bomb anybody but I am not a xtian. I have no tradition of…"
"The Chabad people are the equivalent of liberal Christians. Both argue for a reasoned approach to their horseshit and make the truly strident stronger by increasing the general number of willing suckers for religion."
"Someone remind me why we bother dealing with the treacherous, murdering, backward primitives in both Pakistan and Afghanistan. Everyone there hates outsiders more than they hate each other. This is saying quite a lot.
What's wanting is a…"
"What's really frightening is that Iran's leaders might actually believe they are on the right path -in terms of sassing infidels- and may continue heedlessly till they wreck everything. And no one wins in that case.
I remember reading an…"
Welcome, Mordekhai. I agree that obedience to gods makes believers perform acts of hateful bigotry. I want no part of that either. Religions pretend to be inclusive by trying to convert others to their way of thinking. But if you don't agree with their way of thinking, you are quickly excluded.
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