"The dog may be a better option, especially a big friendly dog like I have who greets everyone at the door with lots of loud scary barking. She really is a sweetie.
Statistics on a gun in the home from the Brady Campaign:…"
Please join the meetup group and RSVP at that site. We will meet at Sam's Boat, located at 59 South and Kirkwood, in the Fountains strip mall (12720 Southwest Freeway).Starting @ 7 -- Minors are okay until 9Look for us in the back, outside area. There should be at least one "Meetup" sign on the table.Plan on being outside and dress according to the weather. This is a bar setting and it can get a little noisy. Hope to see you there!See More
I haven't read through all the comments. Do any of you attend the Houston Atheist/Freethinker groups or are most of you too far away? There are several, I think all of them have a presence on Meetup.com - search for Houston Skeptics.~ RoxySee More
"I've had the same experience, here in the great state of Texas! There are lots of churches that are used as polling places...I think they are the least-used facilities during the week, although when I went to vote early last Friday evening they…"
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Greetings, Laura! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since April. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.
Hello Roxy. Welcome to Atheist Nexus with its thousands of freethinkers who recognise that god is fiction and religions devised to control impressionable superstitious people starting with defenseless children.