MANY PEOPLE WOULD RATHER DIE THAN THINK; IN FACT, MOST DO. — BERTRAND RUSSELL

March 2012

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“A Quantum Theory of Mitt Romney” – NYTimes.com

TweetI know this surprises no one, but as it turns out, the “Romniverse” is more like a multiverse, featuring different dimensions and political ideologies, depending on the day. Here is an interesting column along those…


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Healthy dose of ridicule in order

TweetHere is a good read from James McPherson on the Republican Party candidates’ many gaffes: Think for a minute–as much as some people hated George W. Bush, can you imagine any of those folks openly…


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Freethinker Tweets of the day: VI

TweetMarco the Atheist ‏ @marco_iO9 #Religion is a life preserver filled with lead; it drags you down, but the writing on it says it lifts you up. #atheism #teamjesus #teamgod Marco the Atheist ‏ @marco_iO9 When you pray to #god for help, you’ve given…



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Freethinker Tweets of the day: V

Tweet Still Evolving ‏ @prograt Hey Republicans: Is it OK if I use a condom for non-reproductory purposes? Like hurling a water baloon at some one? Just asking… Godless Atheist ‏ @GodlessAtheist RT @drchampion01: An athiest is simply a…



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Resigning from Goldman Sachs

TweetHere is quite an enlightening inside look at one of the nation’s largest financial firms, in which Greg Smith, Goldman Sachs executive director and head of the company’s equity derivatives branch in Africa, Europe and…