I've been a fan of South Park for a number of years now, but never more so than after the latest episode, "Jewpacabra". Among other things, Matt and Trey do an excellent job of highlighting the true nature of Jehovah, that of a cruel, vindictive bastard. Memorable scenes include Eric and Butters trying to lure the Jewpacabra out of hiding by saying "Jesus is a lie", and "There was no Christ", and a hallucinating Eric in a scene from Passover depicting bloody lamb sacrifices and Kyle trying to…See More
"Case in point: Jean's own experience with the chaplaincy."...Those and other responses, Jean says, won him a trip to see the post chaplain, who berated him for his lack of faith. 'He basically told me that if I don't get…"
"Imagine having difficult questions that inevitably arise in situations where we are near to death, having our friends killed beside us, witnessing atrocity. Dealing with the aftermath of a suicide attack. I cannot imagine going to a religious…"
"I agree with Peggy, but also recognize that there is more than a little truth in the article. I tend to think carefully about things I read that irritate me, at least to get at just what the irritant is and why it bugs me so much. The article makes…"
"Navitta, this is a great idea for a discussion! Thanks for bringing it up, for it's one of the aspects of atheism I don't think many atheists have ready answers for.
This is a subject that's touched me personally. I attempted suicide…"
"I think their time is just about over. Those that spent the oil wealth wisely, knowing it would eventually dry up, are few. I saw an encouraging IAEA report that indicates we're close to space-based power generation.
"The Saudis must be completely oblivious to how the rest of the world sees them. Imagine an economy based on this same logic, where stores are forbidden from having window displays. The Saudi males are literally shouting that they cannot be held…"
"I agree. I was Jehovah's Witness for almost two decades, now a vocal apostate. I'm paying attention to their growth figures and it's obvious they are in serious decline in the 'first world'. However, like most…"
"I really don't see first child-bearing age and family size as a genetic predisposition. These things tend to rely on when you have sex and who you marry, don't they? We're also talking about Quebec at the height of Catholic influence.…"
Hi Timothy. Welcome to this haven of truth, peace, and freedom for freethinking----which is so far removed from the superstitions and fictional god of the masses.
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