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Is the Theist-Atheist Battlefield Balanced?

I just finished reading an interview by Gary Gutting of the N.Y. Times of Keith DeRose, a professor of philosophy at Yale University. The title for the column, part of a series on religion, was “Why Take a Stance on God? 754 more words


Situation Vacant

Designer Position Available.

Seeking a motivated self-starter. Literally.

Must have experience designing multi-cellular life, bacterium, viruses, single-cellular life, and pretty much everything else. Must be available on an omnipresent basis. 146 more words


A Brief Friday Anecdote, Pt. 4

I have this idea for a great mobile app but have no idea how to create it. After doing some Internet research and learning a little about the process, I still needed more direction. 125 more words

Brief Anecdotes

Neil deGrasse Tyson Does Not Practice What He Preaches

Tyson was preaching on Twitter:

If your belief system is not founded in an objective reality, you should not be making decisions that affect other people.

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I like your Christ, I just don't like your Christians

“I like your Christ. I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.”

Mahatma Gandhi

The other day I was talking to a woman who was not a believer in Christ but was generally friendly toward Christianity. 209 more words


Your Death Theology

The horrors of fundamental and even of moderate Islam are obvious. But when Christians criticize the supposedly sacred ideas and writings upon which these Muslim’s support their horrible ideas (the Qur’an and Hadith), the Christians’ ignorant irony is laughable.   60 more words

Philosophy & Religion

Atheists' logic on morality: air ball

I’m not saying that all atheists lie, or all professing Christians tell the truth, but that atheists certainly have no objective moral basis for refraining from scurrilous lies (or rank hypocrisy).

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