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

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Pesky facts

TweetTurns out they are no problem for folks like Joel Osteen. Faith: Giving people license to believing literally anything about anything for thousands of years. Don’t let the facts fool you. When you believe, all…


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Agnosticism in America

TweetNot too many surprises here: California, the Northwest and Northeast are the most irreligious parts of the nation, while the Southeast is the most religious. Of course, the correlation between poverty with religion is well-documented…


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Comfort in God

TweetThe writer over The Devil is in Dem Books blog recently offered some salient points about what it would take nonbelievers to believe in God. Many of us nonbelievers agree that, for starters, we would like to…


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Kirk Cameron: Perpetual floater

TweetA friend of mine, who ironically happens to be a nonbeliever, recently interviewed Christian apologist and charlatan Kirk Cameron for The Mountaineer newspaper in Haywood County, N.C. Cameron is going to be appearing in Franklin, N.C.,…






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One Nation Under God?

TweetNow that the kinks are straightened out, here are some of my thoughts about the 120th anniversary of the Pledge of Allegiance and the United States as a Christian nation:   Now if only I…