Welcome to this excellent site with its bright people like yourself who recognise that religion is a superstitious fraud and gods are nothing but fictions inside the heads of the credulous.
Terry Meaden (English; physicist and archaeologist, Oxford University) founder of the busy discussion group
"ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Earth, Humankind, Fossils, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its over 200 discussion topics.
We examine and review the world’s great questions including how life and humans, religion and faith, and everything else began.
We invite you to come and enjoy the discussions. http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin
I haven't really discovered MD as I would like. Only lived there since 2002. I'm in MO at the moment for school. I do like the college scene in MO, but I think it's because the scene is not as scattered as that of MD. How about you? How's VA?
There is a video of the Pope's 'exorcism' caught on film. The man isn't demon possessed, there are likely no 'real' demons. He's just delusional and doesn't want to accept personal responsiblity for his own behavior for his own dysfunctional life.
There is an ad that reads ' Do you support 'traditional' marriage? Vote Now"! .
No, I don't support 'traditional' marriage because there is no such thing. I support heterosexual and same-sex couples marry each other legally , yes. 'Traditional' marriage promoters largely do not believe that heterosexual women are co-equal to their husbands. Their only purpose in 'traditional' marriage is to sexually satisfy their husbands if they can and raise children and do all…
i've got no problem with everyone saying "merry christmas" on christmas day. however, they've turned it into an entire holiday season where it lasts a month or more. in those situations it should be perfectly acceptable to say "happy holidays" or call it a…
I posted the bulk of this on another thread, but wanted to add some context separately.
I finally confronted my faith and embraced the fact of my atheism late last August, 2012. Days after I revealed my "epiphany" to a few friends who knew me from another message board, my sister died from Lou Gehrig's Disease (which pissed her off because she hated catching a disease from someone she never f---ed).
THAT was my sister, understand? She was a beautiful, life-loving, potty-mouthed…