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Go to: Mecca mosques 'wrongly aligned'

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I am more fortunate in my religious choice; it doesn't really matter if I aim directly at Asgaard or not...

Mon, 06 Apr 2009 09:41:00 UTC | #344690

Go to: Real debates about faith are drowned by the New Atheists' foghorn voices

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I would wager quite a bit that more than 22% of atheists in the US know what Easter is about...

Yes, Easter is a mythologized celebration of the Vernal Equinox.

...there are only so many times you can argue that religion is a load of baloney.

Yes, that is true. In our limited lifetimes, we cannot begin to approach infinity.

Mon, 06 Apr 2009 09:21:00 UTC | #344672

Go to: Prints Show a Modern Foot in Prehuman

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According to another article, the footprints were dated partially by the potassium decay rate in feldspar, not just by the layer.

This kind of discovery is just beautiful.

Fri, 27 Feb 2009 10:46:00 UTC | #331359

Go to: Obama creates faith-based office with wide mission

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I don't care how secular the initiative is, I still don't want my tax money funneled through a religious organization. It only serves to legitimize them.

Thu, 05 Feb 2009 13:48:00 UTC | #319558

Go to: Atheist bus adverts could lead to watchdog ruling on God's existence

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I've sought advice from some of our key people here, but I'm afraid all I've got out of them so far is peals of laughter.

I just love that line.

This could wind up being a very big deal no matter what is decided.

Fri, 09 Jan 2009 12:28:00 UTC | #301184

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