"True. You can tell I'm Australian. I only know the basics of US history. I was referrign more to the those who formed the Declaration Of Independence and the general constitution. I've hard that both Jefferson and Paine were committed…"
We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
Think about your own worldview to decide if it is free of supernatural or mystical deities, forces, and entities. If you decide that you fit the description above, then you are, by definition, a bright!
"Great post and great use of irony there. I believe it is through irony, satire and humour that Freethinkers and those who oppose the prevailing mainstream political views can get our point across. I'm from Australia myself and we do…"
"Well including all genres I listen to:
Pink Floyd (best band ever)
U2 (still love them but their stuff such as Joshua Tree, Unforgettable Fire and Achtung Baby is much better than their more recent stuff)
"Love progressive branches of many genres especially progressive rock of the 1970s. Love Pink Floyd, Yes, early Genesis, Emerson, Lake and Palmer, King Crimson etc.
As for prog metal...well I love Dream Theater, Procupine Tree (saw these two recently…"
Hello Disbelief, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where we recognise--like you do as a freethinking atheist--that all the gods are phoney and religions are cunning frauds used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.
"Yes, not everyone thanks a deity for their survival and nobody should thank their god for a vicious tornado that wiped out so much of what people owned and even took lives, especially the lives of innocent children.
Brandi Amari Williams"
"Tony, I love that clip! "Wolf Gets Blitzed"...tee-hee.
Did anyone read the comments below the You Tube version? they were almost all like, "Yeah, thank the lard for sending a ghastly tornado to kill more than 50…"
"And then, just to confuse things, there's polymath, which is from the Greek poly = much and manthanein = to learn. So, someone who knows a lot. Or at least enough to know that you can get a second crop from that field! Sorry, couldn't…"