"Well I think you're onto something - it's critical thinking skills.
For the longest time it hadn't occurred to me to think one could be hostile to religion I had gotten to a point of having many many doubts but they hadn't yet…"
"'xactly. I wouldn't do it.
That philosophy class (Theistic Philosophy) was the first and last time I encountered the practice and it was one final nails in my unbelief becuase so much of it - you could tell - was unfounded rubbish."
"I came across this in an old philosophy class. it's something to do with not wanting to encourage idolatry I think or the indescribableness of god so it's written gxd or g_d.
I think just the godly being weird as usual. Why atheists are…"
"11:00 PM had my first bout of nausea; Rx took care of it. I feel wonderful. Absolutely no pain, I can't finish a sentence or remember words so Cary, Laura and Laurie did their best to understand what I am trying to convey. I usually get enough…"
With all the media attention the on the Pope, important stories are being missed, human rights violations, Monsanto protection act, Russia march to blasphemy laws, and of the big story this week did Harry Potter vanquish dementors?See More
"The medical profession seems to have improved in some areas at least. Personally I think some of that is due to the higher level of education of society as a whole. We know too much to put up with bad treatment now. I saw a documentary last year…"
"Thanks. Now I have "Glory of Love" stuck in my head. ^^;
I'm not sure if I could get used to eating bugs. It's like... if they're mudbugs or sea-bugs, that's one thing, but it's hard to imagine them tasting good…"
"I converted to paganism (through wicca, but didn't stay there) from xianity. During that conversion period, I tried to reconcile the beliefs, which ultimately, I couldn't. There are some who find a way (probably used to cherry picking, so…"