Hey all, happy Monday night.I regularly post pieces on my Facebook page that address my non-belief, wherein I discuss my views on various topics relating to religion and atheism; since I have as many…Continue
"Anytime you make someone feel a sense of regret or remorse for having committed a serious crime (or at least for having been caught), you could argue that that regret--and the sense of isolation and despair that comes along with incarceration--is a…"
"I disagree--it's certainly better to imprison a wrongly convicted person than it is to execute them, inasmuch as as long as the wrongly convicted person remains alive, the chance still exists that he or she could at some point be exonerated.…"
"I don't think it's psychological torture. If you willingly commit an act that you know is illegal (ie murder, rape, etc), you've made a conscious decision to break a law knowing full well that there are penalties you will face if…"
"I'm not sure I understand your question, Aiden...but no, I don't support torture. I don't have a problem with a person spending the rest of their days feeling miserable about having done something terrible and about having been…"
"What's astounding to me is that, having studied the Bible rather extensively myself, I know more about it in terms of content and history than many of my friends who identify as Christian or Jewish. Which annoys them to no end.
Few things are…"
"State-sponsored murder. That's how they do it in Iran, Saudi Arabia, North Korea, and other countries to which Americans would be loathe to be compared.
Aside from the fact that the use of capital punishment in the US makes it no better than…"
"Just point them to this William Lane Craig video. Many fundamentalists have probably never even heard of Craig but he's probably the most convincing Christian apologist alive. He doesn't believe that the Earth is…"
Musician, music teacher, secular humanist, libertarian, smartass. Still "in the closet" to my mom but extremely vocal about my antitheism everywhere else. I live in the South Jersey area, and I perform all over the East Coast. Glad there's a page out there for people like us...
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Welcome to this great site and its thousands of bright people like you who recognise religion for the superstition and giant fraud that it is,
and that God and gods are merely fictions filling up valuable space inside unlucky people's brains.
Terry Meaden originator of the busy discussion group
"ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Earth, Humankind, Fossils, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its over 240 discussion topics.