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Bishop Barron on Why I Loved to Listen to Christopher Hitchens

I stumbled upon this video regarding Christopher Hitchens, who is probably my favorite author. The speaker is obviously a religious man, something I am not. However in listening to him, I realize he is extremely intelligent and not your typical … Continue reading

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Sam Harris GOES AFTER Jordan Peterson Watch Peterson’s Original Rebuttals

Interesting discussion… Jordan Peterson and Sam Harris are two of the very few beacons of light in an otherwise shallow media environment. The host is very good as well.  In terms of this particular conversation, I’m with Sam Harris. TGO … Continue reading

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Penn Jillette: Reading the Bible (Or the Koran, Or the Torah) Will Make You an Atheist

Sounds very much like my story. TGO Video: YouTube

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A Conversation of Faith with Sam Harris

Interesting dialogue between a believer and an atheist. TGO Video: YouTube

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Atheists thought immoral, even by fellow atheists: study

I don’t mean to be a skeptic, but sorry, I’m not buying this so-called “study.” Either the participants were hand-picked or the documented results of the “study” are bogus. This is especially true in today’s world, where we have those … Continue reading

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Penn Jillette on God, No! Atheism, Libertarianism, & More

Penn Jillette is a smart guy… TGO Video: YouTube  

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Divisive religious beliefs humanity’s biggest challenge: Grayling

A.C. Grayling is right on point with his views on religion, which has been a thorn on humanity since the beginning of civilization. TGO Refer to story below. Source: Relaxnews October 30, 2015 11:00 AM Relaxnews British philosopher A.C. Grayling … Continue reading

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Sam Harris and Dave Rubin Talk Religion, Politics, Free Speech (Full Interview)

As always, an interesting conversation with Sam Harris. TGO Video: YouTube

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Those Weird Atheists

An excellent article on atheism in general and the mindset of the American public. TGO By: S. A. Joyce Although there have been non-believers and skeptics as long as there has been religion, atheists have recently received an inordinate amount of unfavorable … Continue reading

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More Have Died in the Name of Atheism Claim

Religious people will say anything to try to justify their ridiculous beliefs, often times by trying to ridicule non-believers. This is understandable, as most believers realize how archaic, unfounded and just plain silly their “beliefs” are. TGO  Video: YouTube

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Those Weird Atheists

I ran across this article on the internet and felt it was very well written and right on point. I encourage you to read it. TGO by S. A. Joyce Although there have been non-believers and skeptics as long as … Continue reading

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Atheist scientist claims religion will be gone in a generation. Is he right?

I seriously doubt that religion will be eradicated in one generation. This would be the ideal situation, but after 3000 years-plus of religious dogma being inculcated in the minds of members of our gullible species, I seriously doubt that it … Continue reading

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Stephen Hawking Says ‘There Is No God,’ Confirms He’s An Atheist

Duh… Why would anyone ever think that a brilliant man in the 21st century would believe in the myriad of fairy tales of an invisible man living in the sky? Only non-thinkers or indoctrinated fools (actually, they’re one and the … Continue reading

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What if you’re Wrong?

Nothing like a little humor to demonstrate how silly religious beliefs are… TGO Video: YouTube

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‘God’s Not Dead’: What low-budget hit says about Christians and Hollywood

People in this country, and I’m referring to the United States, continue to believe in biblical fairy tales, and that’s OK. People have the right to believe as they wish. But the article talks about standing up for one’s beliefs, … Continue reading

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Wife’s Devotion To Husband Stops At The Church Door

My opinion is that the husband played dirty. He agreed initially but then began pressuring the wife to give in to her belief and put up with his; not a good sign. I believe that sooner or later this will … Continue reading

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Pat Condell: Why do Muslims always blame the Jews?

I believe it’s safe to say that Pat Condell doesn’t like Muslims, and with good reason. TGO Video: YouTube

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Nigel Barber: Religion Will Disappear By 2041

One can only hope that Nigel Barber is right. Religion has been a cancer to mankind since first invented by primitive man. The human species would be so much more advanced (in every conceivable way) if religion and all the … Continue reading

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Richard Dawkins: If I meet God when I die.

More common sense from Richard Dawkins, a world-renowned biologist. TGO Video: YouTube

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Sam Harris: Atheist Dogmatism And Secular Fundamentalism

More common sense from Sam Harris. TGO Video: YouTube

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Where are the honest atheists?

I wonder if these honest atheists, as the author of this article refers to them, in hoping for God to exist, also consider the existence of a fiery furnace of eternal torture for unbelievers, with “whaling and gnashing of teeth,” as described in … Continue reading

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Penn Jillette: Reading the Bible (Or the Koran, Or the Torah) Will Make You an Atheist

Interesting conversation… TGO Video: YouTube

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Atheists around world suffer persecution, discrimination: report

How ironic that those of us who use our brains and refuse to buckle under pressure to accept the fairy tales and superstitions inherent with religious beliefs are the ones who are persecuted. One would think that those who consider … Continue reading

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In world’s most religious country, humanists rally for secular space

We atheists are growing in numbers, and with good reason. People across the globe are beginning to see what religion offers, which isn’t much. They are also realizing that religious belief carries a great deal of baggage, not to mention … Continue reading

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Atheist S.E. Cupp: ‘I Would Never Vote For an Atheist President’

S.E. Cupp may be an atheist; although I doubt it, but there is no doubt that she’s an idiot. Just imagine someone making the statement that the person in charge of the Oval Office shouldn’t be an atheist because atheists … Continue reading

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Pat Condell: God bless atheism

Right on Pat; atheism is NOT a religion, and anyone who says so is simply a fool. TGO Video: YouTube

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Atheists More Motivated by Compassion than the Faithful

Being an atheist, I always knew that we, as a whole, were more compassionate than religious people; especially highly religious people. As the saying goes: “He who loves God most, loves man least.” Truer words have never been spoken. TGO … Continue reading

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Jim Jeffries talks about Atheism

Another comedian making fun of religion. TGO Video: YouTube

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Atheists raise $40K for student in RI prayer flap

Not only does a national association say there’s no proof for the existence of God, the fact is there is no proof for the existence of God, and anybody who believes there is needs to prove it. And oh, by … Continue reading

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Pat Condell: Freedom is my religion

Just like the speaker in the video, I despise political correctness, but most of all I despise hypocrisy. TGO Video: YouTube

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Pat Condell: Aggressive atheism

Once again, truer words have rarely been spoken… TGO Video: YouTube

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New Year Brings New Attacks on Evolution in Schools

Here we go again… The relentless, and equally stupid Christians, continue to push their agenda to make certain that the youth of this country grow up to be as ignorant as they are! Why the f*ck don’t these morons just … Continue reading

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Pat Condell: God bless atheism

I couldn’t have said it better myself… TGO Video source: YouTube

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Sam Harris: The God Debate – Sam Harris vs William Craig…

Sam Harris is an author, neuroscientist and non-believer. He also happens to be one of the few intellectuals who openly discusses the dangers of religious belief in the 21st century, and he does so with clear, concise arguments which any … Continue reading

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Irreverent atheists crowdsource charitable giving

Where would mankind be if not for atheists? At best, still living in the Stone Age; at worst, the human race would be extinguished. Good thing that we are growing in numbers as it guarantees there is still hope for … Continue reading

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Romney says religion shouldn’t be a factor

For once I agree with Romney; religious beliefs should not be a factor when choosing a president. Therefore, how about leaving religion altogether out of politics, somewhere it never belonged, and choosing a presidential candidate who’s an atheist? Personally I’m … Continue reading

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Religious symbols

It’s interesting how different religions throughout the world have adopted symbols which represent them. Below are just a few of these symbols; some which are obviously easily recognizable while others not so much. Source: Wikipedia Symbols representing some world religions, … Continue reading

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Atheists say they get kudos for church billboard

Now this is one “cool” pastor; and yes, I wholeheartedly agree with the statement on the road sigh: There is no God. TGO Refer to brief story below. Source: Associated Press AP MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio atheist group … Continue reading

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Prevailing religions

I thought it would be interesting to view a world map showing the prevailing religions for each region… One of the facts I’ve found fascinating is that there are approximately 1.1 billion atheists/agnostics in the world as compared to roughly … Continue reading

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Army approves atheism-themed concert at Fort Bragg

Isn’t it ironic; atheist soldiers are having their own concert event at Fort Bragg. Here we are in the United States of America, where there is supposed to be a separation of Church and State, yet due to the overwhelming … Continue reading

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Richard Dawkins: “Inheriting Religion”

As a Darwinian, something strikes me when I look at religion. Religion shows a pattern of heredity which I think is similar to genetic heredity. The vast majority of people have an allegiance to one particular religion. there are hundreds … Continue reading

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Richard Dawkins: “The Likelihood of God”

I suspect that most people have a residue of feeling that Darwinian evolution isn’t quite big enough to explain everything about life. All I can say as a biologist is that the feeling disappears progressively the more you read about … Continue reading

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James A. Haught: “Does God Exist?”

Does God Exist? Well, it depends on what you mean by God. The universe is a maze of mysteries. How can gravity – an invisible, unexplainable force – pull the Milky Way into a spiral? How can atoms contain such … Continue reading

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Prayers removed from Texas public school graduation

Personally, I’m not a religious individual and do not believe in God; the reason: I use the six inches of gray matter between my ears. But by the same token, I’m not a militant non-believer who belongs to atheist organizations … Continue reading

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Judgment Day forecaster points to new doomsday date

This guy just doesn’t know when to quit. And sure as I’m sitting here, there will be millions of not just stupid, but REALLY stupid people who will “plan” for their ascent to heaven on the revised date of the … Continue reading

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Religious/Political Poll: Would you vote for a Presidential candidate who admitted to being an Atheist?

Ready for another poll? I thought that this would be an interesting one as in my opinion there are fairly large numbers of individuals in the United States who are not really religious as such and probably do not believe … Continue reading

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Muslim creationists tour France denouncing Darwin

For all you Christians out there who “thought” that your God created the universe, “think” again. It was Allah. And as if that wasn’t enough, Jesus Christ is returning to Earth in approximately 25 years, as a Muslim (no surprise … Continue reading

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An Atheist Icon? Social Conservatives Worried About GOP Ayn Rand Resurgence

The brain-dead Christians in this country are threatened by people whose brain function goes beyond simply breathing, eating, and talking about Jesus, and they’re going to continue to shove their ignorance and blind faith down people’s throats. Sadly, the politicians … Continue reading

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Spain court bans atheist march on Holy Thursday

I consider myself an atheist, but personally I’m not into marches and/or belonging to atheist organizations or anything of the like. While the decision to ban the atheist march in my opinion is unfair, I do recognize that this march … Continue reading

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Religious Poll

Just a quick note: I’m sure many of you are unaware that there is a tab on the upper right hand corner of my Blog called “Religious Poll.” If you’re interested in voting, simply click on the tab and cast … Continue reading

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