All Videos Tagged mental (Atheist Nexus) - Atheist Nexus 2014-07-25T11:33:59Z http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/video/listTagged?tag=mental&rss=yes&xn_auth=no "Atheists are Mentally Ill", Says The Telegraph tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2013-08-26:2182797:Video:2291621 2013-08-26T20:54:55.946Z EducationIsCool http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/EducationIsCool <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/atheists-are-mentally-ill-says-the-telegraph"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/OLof*ZzNiFGxr8f*uxHrerXWuuP2V4xnh898f*nXmhI2W7pNkYpn1yXD50ojVBz9HHYrGHtKVpTD86BY6aCpQb9pPCylttbX/1036205175.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>Response to: "Are Atheists Mentally Ill?"<br></br> <a href="http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/seanthomas/100231060/are-atheists-mentally-ill/">http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/seanthomas/100231060/are-atheists-mentally-ill/</a><br></br> <br></br> Is atheism a mental illness? Even though it's obviously not, fiction writer/journalists Sean Thomas (who also writes books as Tom… <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/atheists-are-mentally-ill-says-the-telegraph"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/OLof*ZzNiFGxr8f*uxHrerXWuuP2V4xnh898f*nXmhI2W7pNkYpn1yXD50ojVBz9HHYrGHtKVpTD86BY6aCpQb9pPCylttbX/1036205175.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Response to: "Are Atheists Mentally Ill?"<br /> <a href="http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/seanthomas/100231060/are-atheists-mentally-ill/">http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/seanthomas/100231060/are-atheists-mentally-ill/</a><br /> <br /> Is atheism a mental illness? Even though it's obviously not, fiction writer/journalists Sean Thomas (who also writes books as Tom Knox) thinks so, using cherry-picked "evidence" as well as misinterpreting research on the relationship between the brain and religious belief. Indeed, this is one of the worst pieces of journalism since the BBC did the report on "Men are raised to hate women"<br /> BBC 'Men are raised to hate women' - <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0dZIQZIfkg">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g0dZIQZIfkg</a><br /> This video might be a little rough, as I had other obligations during the last week, but I felt like I said what was needed to be said on this matter. Sean Thomas has proven himself to be arrogantly smug when presenting his "evidence" for his claim that atheism is a mental illness.<br /> References:<br /> <a href="http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2013/08/14/according-to-telegraph-bloggers-atheists-are-smug-annoying-and-mentally-ill/">http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2013/08/14/according-to-telegraph-bloggers-atheists-are-smug-annoying-and-mentally-ill/</a><br /> Lynn, Richard; John Harvey and Helmuth Nyborg (2009). "Average intelligence predicts atheism rates across 137 nations". Intelligence 37: 11--15. doi:10.1016/j.intell.2008.03.004ill/"&gt;<a href="http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/seanthomas/100231060/are-atheists-mentally-ill/">http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/seanthomas/100231060/are-atheists-mentally-ill/</a> Mental Illness and Why The Skeptic Community Should Give a Shit - Skepticon 4 @ JT Eberhard tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2011-12-14:2182797:Video:1781089 2011-12-14T04:17:54.944Z Donegal http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/mental-illness-and-why-the-skeptic-community-should-give-a-shit"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/rmGIYX632nSCsQ9-UDcWUSpQvzRUBXlMw17CS9FVLfi3mtV28IMlkucprgby6mgmfakR5Ql3Yw6ba3ugwYceCUxiXAueYqSQ/815980646.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a> <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/mental-illness-and-why-the-skeptic-community-should-give-a-shit"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/rmGIYX632nSCsQ9-UDcWUSpQvzRUBXlMw17CS9FVLfi3mtV28IMlkucprgby6mgmfakR5Ql3Yw6ba3ugwYceCUxiXAueYqSQ/815980646.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a> Drugs Led to Demonic Possession tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2011-07-23:2182797:Video:1452672 2011-07-23T02:33:36.194Z Donegal http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/drugs-led-to-demonic"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/BX6RSnXfFxFoBvxj42kfbJEZCUMpsx1gmsRs580mezzH2vRtf3kaebnzVbTOPte0yk4CneINVraiUDCCYQVQUyliXzC0x9ON/541516031.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br /><a href="http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/">http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/</a> <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/drugs-led-to-demonic"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/BX6RSnXfFxFoBvxj42kfbJEZCUMpsx1gmsRs580mezzH2vRtf3kaebnzVbTOPte0yk4CneINVraiUDCCYQVQUyliXzC0x9ON/541516031.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br /><a href="http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/">http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/</a> Bachmann Can Repair Homosexuals tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2011-07-15:2182797:Video:1428129 2011-07-15T00:13:23.786Z Donegal http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/Donegal <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/bachmann-can-repair"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/-6xJffNx4TRHstXZQHqD7ufFZto5TreKbwohpCgNzPf3f2cLpNWu-s*Pq9S2ToS2UDELMrUAb5y2hih3*W9WVZ0RkR1T7egj/898726179.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br /><a href="http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/">http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/</a> <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/bachmann-can-repair"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/-6xJffNx4TRHstXZQHqD7ufFZto5TreKbwohpCgNzPf3f2cLpNWu-s*Pq9S2ToS2UDELMrUAb5y2hih3*W9WVZ0RkR1T7egj/898726179.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br /><a href="http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/">http://onkneesforjesus.blogspot.com/</a> Prayer to Remove Demons out your House tag:www.atheistnexus.org,2011-02-25:2182797:Video:1136844 2011-02-25T16:03:57.633Z Javier Tomas Orellana http://www.atheistnexus.org/profile/JavierTomasOrellana <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/prayer-to-remove-demons-out"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/P2hf1Qw5zN0nU78wC0hlT0DizcmIzu2tkj1QH2g98UviX8ixcgDLWuq0MVSBeZkk6rkN55fT6c1eCanXWYTAppcxBDS**LoK/523789774.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Lots of blood in this one. <a href="http://www.atheistnexus.org/video/prayer-to-remove-demons-out"><br /> <img src="http://api.ning.com:80/files/P2hf1Qw5zN0nU78wC0hlT0DizcmIzu2tkj1QH2g98UviX8ixcgDLWuq0MVSBeZkk6rkN55fT6c1eCanXWYTAppcxBDS**LoK/523789774.jpeg?width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Lots of blood in this one.