Atheists Unite!

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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby dilbert » Mon May 07, 2018 6:13 am

Accept His Noodly Magnificence into your heart, into your soul, and ye shall forever be free. R'Amen.
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby MojaveMike » Sun May 13, 2018 6:27 am

The two best points made in Bill Maher's film "Religulous" (2008)
Great excerpts from an excellent movie!
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby cactuspete » Sat May 19, 2018 7:06 am

Sam Harris how Christianity appears to non-believers
This guy puts things into perspective. Why are the arguments of believers so incredibly unpersuasive to unbelievers? The shared assumptions are not there.
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby cactuspete » Sat May 19, 2018 7:08 am

Sam Harris gives an amazing analogy - Diamond in the backyard
This is pretty funny and a brilliant point is made...
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby ergot » Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:28 am

Reality might be harsh, but it's insane not to stay in touch! Athists believe in reality and reject fantasy and that makes many people uncomfortable.
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby MojaveMike » Mon Oct 01, 2018 6:11 am

Crazy fantasy or grim reality, which is better? That question has me stumped. The problem is that reality can account for the fantasy, but not vice versa. Smoke and mirrors or realistic perspective?
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby camel » Tue Nov 13, 2018 9:44 am

Atheists should come up with some great holiday celebration traditions of their own. Maybe something that is a parody of mainstream holiday traditions. Repurposing the symbols of another tradition worked for Christians, so it might work for atheists too. Just trying to be helpful...
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby pdm » Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:41 am

NOTHING DAY. That would be the perfect atheist holiday. A day where nothingness is celebrated. We came from nothing and we will return to nothing when we die. Presents can be given to fill the void...
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby Sparky of SoCal » Sat Jan 12, 2019 6:25 pm

pdm wrote:NOTHING DAY. That would be the perfect atheist holiday. A day where nothingness is celebrated. We came from nothing and we will return to nothing when we die. Presents can be given to fill the void...

That is my understanding of New Years. A nothing holiday
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Re: Atheists Unite!

Postby wildrose » Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:22 am

New study says young adults are dropping out of church, why?
Not everyone who doesn't go to church is an atheist, but many are and it's usually during young adulthood that people reach their most significant religious insights.
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