What would we talk about, if no one had invented god?

A famous old seminary story went along the lines of an old, gentle priest bitterly complaining about atheists to a younger, somewhat shocked priest. "The thing I can't stand about atheists is that they always want to talk about God."

Well for one thing I'd be working in the garden, as my partner wants, instead of typing on this keyboard. Thank god for God!

Alex
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Comment by Richard Healy on January 23, 2010 at 4:47pm
Probably reading out loud articles from science journals and saying: "Hey - isn't this cool?"

So no different from normal really except it wouldn't be interspersed by brief moments of having to take down creationism
Comment by Glenn Sogge on January 23, 2010 at 4:34pm
Some of us have discovered that great time-sink Free Will vs Determinism
Comment by Denise Deiloh on January 23, 2010 at 4:25pm
sex, politics, money
Always something to talk about. Humans are a chatty bunch with or without god.

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