All Blog Posts Tagged 'OCD' (3)

Chewin' the fat over how religion gets started with Tony.

I was chatting earlier with a fellow atheist Tony and we got talking about the origins of religion. We covered quite a swathe of topics, and I thought I'd like to preserve this exchange. It starts with him reply to someone else comment about atheism, communism and Marx.





Travis:

Karl Marx called religion "the opiate…
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Added by Richard Healy on August 12, 2010 at 5:00pm — No Comments

How to Free A Terrorized Mind

Superstitions terrorize the mind. Just like obsessive compulsive disorders they can override simple common sense by creating a great deal of unnecessary anxiety. The afflicted person may understand, in theory, that there is a better way to live, but the compulsion to believe is so great that they cannot simply just discard them like a soiled tee shirt.



The treatment is simple despite being rigorous. All we must do is apply a firm and consistent use of reason and plain, old fashioned… Continue

Added by T Andrew Klatt on August 9, 2010 at 4:38pm — 2 Comments

Hellbound Alleee Show 138: Contextual Absolutes



This week, I talk about anxiety/OCD and Franc talks about cultural relativism. Oh, and we read listener mail.

Don't forget to send me emails at alleee@hellboundalleee.com

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Added by Rev Hellbound Alleee on June 17, 2009 at 8:30pm — No Comments

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