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← Science flies you to the moon. Religion flies you into buildings.

bitbutter's Avatar Jump to comment 207 by bitbutter

I think it's clever, but weak. It makes a bad slogan because potential replies come so easily, and are no less true. This because it disingenuously compares the best fruit of science, with the worst of religion. Just as bad as:

a-la Stein: "Science leads to killing people, Religion leads to inner peace and meaning"

I think we can do better/smarter.

voss21: "If it's all God's plan, why do you pray?", that's the kind of thing. Thought provoking, attention grabbing, non-aggressive, but no easy answer.

Sun, 01 Feb 2009 23:15:00 UTC | #316651