"I believe that the truth is out there but that it is rarely obvious and almost never foolproof. What I want to believe based on emotions and what I should believe based on evidence do not always coincide." - Michael Shermer, The Believing Brain
"What a piece of work is man! How noble in reason, how infinite in faculty!" - Hamlet, Act II, Scene 2
The seemingly eternal conflict between religion and science has taken many forms from the trial of Galileo to…Continue
Added by Jay T Ubl on April 2, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments
I will not be including the Spanish Inquisition in this list because nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition.
I am an atheist, though I prefer the term non-religious. That is simply because I am not sufficiently convinced of the reality of a god, spirit or metaphysical force which created the universe and continues to influence the machinations of the world and the affairs of mankind. I feel the same way towards Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny and the Tooth Fairy although I see more evidence…
"I hope I live to see the day when, as in the early days of our country, we won't have any public schools. The churches will have taken them over again and Christians will be running them.” – Jerry Falwell