"Thanks for that Jo, we don't seem to have the same negativity towards atheists and pagans here in Australia, but then again, our country wasn't founded by paranoid people escaping religious persecution. No trick or treaters came around my…"
"Jo and Steve, when you talk about fundamentalist christian craziness, what country are you referring to?
Downunder in Aus, Halloween isn't a big thing, though it is getting bigger every year with the costumes available in the cheap stores.
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Hi Robyn! I'm Kris from Queensland. I'd like to invite you to join our Aussie, Kiwi and South Pacific Atheists group. You'll find lots of interesting and up to date information about atheism and atheist causes in Australia on our group page.