"Bingo. When you look at how people have been persecuted (very often by Christians but we don't even need to go there for this point to be made) in the world's history, you see burnings, hangings, torture, systematic extermination of people…"
"Okay, normally I don't do this, but this is too fuckin' freakishly similar to share.Look at the picture of that guy's face in the report. Now look at this rage face, one commonly used to mean someone in the act of saying or doing…"
"Yeah, I doubt there's anyone here who has a blog and hasn't gone over that one. ^^ It's not like he doesn't make himself a big damn target for ridicule anyway, but that line - especially right after his drivel about Jesus not…"
"I'm the same. If an execution is to be performed, it should be as a last resort - an amputation performed on society, to remove a part that's far too dangerous to the rest, rather than a punishment for a misdeed."
By the way man, your main photo looks awesome in the larger size, here on your page ... but in the micro size, in discussion threads, it looks like you're picking your nose. The one face popped up in the background, between the other two of you, looks sort of like a hand, when you shrink it down enough.
Then you ARE familiar with where I'm from....rofl. Actually, Georgia is wayy worse. Atlanta is cool, but otherwise I really don't go to Georgia, for any reason other than Atlanta. Actually yes there was a man in Dayton, TN (about 30 minutes away from where I live) and he got death threats for getting the 10 jokes on humanity taken down from the courthouse. Poor bastard.
My msn screen name is Bimmerella. See ya there!
I have many good friends online, and believe me, those relationships have helped me wade through the shit I have to put up with here in the bible belt. There is actually a pocket of us heretics here in my town, and we are working on putting together a free thinker group. I am completely thankful for the internet though. Then I get to meet cool people like you!
Hello Mick, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where we recognise--like you as a freethinking atheist--that gods are phoney and religion is used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.