"You are correct, they did get mad at me for being an atheist and signing emails with Namaste. Since they blew up over nothing, I see no reason to have anything to do with them in the future.
Thanx for your input!"
"Thanks for your input. I don't go around telling people I am an atheist. I study Buddhism and it is possible to be atheist and Buddhist at the same time. And to me saying Namaste means that I salute the life force in them, whether it's…"
"My group is not specifically atheist, but it is in East Texas (Houston County) and I am having social occasions. It's on meetup.com and called The Southern Skeptic Tank. Please check it out.
I state that it is for the religiously and socially…"
I started a meetup group in my town, the SKeptic Tank. Eighty miles away, in Tyler, they have a pagan group and a drum circle. The drum circle organizer was going to let it lapse, and meetup said they needed a new organizer.Twice I had gone to tyler to their parties and spent money on a hotel and then went to the Unitarian fellowship on Sunday morning.So I stepped up and took over. I was offering them a place to hang out and drum and that they could spend the night at my house (I have a very…See More
"anybody tempted to pass out anti-tracts at Halloween?
I am sick of the people that invite me to their church and look STUNNED when I say I'm not interested. I have to drive 80 miles to find intelligent life at the nearest UU fellowship to hang…"
What's wrong with there being theists in the world? As long as they're not forcing you to join them, it's ok, right? ..Wrong.. This group is to share thoughts about the dangers of theism -- and through the discussion, to be armed to enlighten others.
"Skeptic Tank October Meetup party/potluck/drum circle
Sat Oct. 17th beginning at noon
- Skeptic Tank October Party/Potluck/Drum Circle -
407 N. Market, Grapeland (Business 287) N. of Downtown
20 miles South of Palestine, TX
Food and friendly…"
"I moved to east Texas last winter. I have lived in either Houston or San Antonio all my life up to now, so it's really tough. I have to go to Tyler to find intelligent life. That's a mere 80 miles away."
"I'm in East Texas -- I call it East Shitholia b/c I am so far away from everything. I live in a town of 1200. Out on the bypass we have a Subway Sandwich Store and a Dollar General, and Harold's Exxon which has a cafe in it. I have to…"
"Hi, I started a Meetup group. I'm in Houston County, East Texas.
Pretty damned conservative.
Get on meetup.com and look for "The Southern Skeptic Tank".
That's my group!
Hope ya can make it!
Perragrande, Le Grande Fromage of…"
Yes that's a watermelon. My freebie email died because I forgot to sign in for three weeks so you'll have to use perragrande (at) yahoo.com
I think the meetup group died too. Oh well. I'm busy turning my north yard into a garden spot. Got it fenced with a six foot privacy fence so Mrs. Buddha-Voodoo next door can't see it (She was in my house and actually said Buddha was da same as voodoo! I gave her a five minute speech about Shakyamuni that did no good!!! Also have some christo-nuts in an abandoned nursing home across the street too.