So now--at long last--I have a friend who can coach me into being a better debater, a la Edward Tabash! Seriously, thanks for the ask, though I'd say our friendship predates Atheist Nexus by some years.
Dear Jeff, I have just listened to the first section of your debate, and I need to hear the rest later. If only bible-lovers would listen properly and understand completely. . . . but most never do, most never can. And that's the problem. Indeed, if all religious people would really listen to reason, then there would be no religious people.
So welcome, Jeff, to the wonderful world of atheist truth and peace that is Atheist Nexus.
"Yes, not everyone thanks a deity for their survival and nobody should thank their god for a vicious tornado that wiped out so much of what people owned and even took lives, especially the lives of innocent children.
Brandi Amari Williams"
"Tony, I love that clip! "Wolf Gets Blitzed"...tee-hee.
Did anyone read the comments below the You Tube version? they were almost all like, "Yeah, thank the lard for sending a ghastly tornado to kill more than 50…"
"And then, just to confuse things, there's polymath, which is from the Greek poly = much and manthanein = to learn. So, someone who knows a lot. Or at least enough to know that you can get a second crop from that field! Sorry, couldn't…"