Atheism

ozatheist on December 4th, 2008

Austin Cline at atheism.about.com wrote two articles titled: You Might Be an Uncle Tom Atheist If… and Avoiding Uncle Tom Atheism. I was going to provide my take on these articles but others have already beaten me to it. VJack at Atheist Revolution asks Who’s a Real Atheist? and is already creating some interesting debate. [...]

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ozatheist on November 27th, 2008

A couple of days ago it came to my attention that the AFA’s Atheist Bus Campaign has hit another snag. From the transcript of the Religion Report radio broadcast the other day: … the Atheist Foundation of Australia, who have been refused permission to buy advertising space on public transport. You might have read in [...]

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ozatheist on November 24th, 2008

The Vatican has semi-officially forgiven John Lennon for his remark that “the Beatles were bigger than Jesus”. As Tony Eastley on ABC’s AM show said today: John Lennon’s old comment that the Beatles were more popular than Jesus caused such a stir at the time that some religious leaders called for the group’s albums to [...]

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ozatheist on November 20th, 2008

Here’s a bunch of things that have come my way the last few days: God Trumps playing cards – very funny ————————————- Internet Filter prophesy ————————————- And speaking of the Internet Filter. There is a new political party here, the Australian Sex Party (I kid you not) due to commence it’s campaign this weekend in [...]

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ozatheist on November 17th, 2008

Yes, there really is a website dedicated to Christian Nymphomaniacs. A website dedicated to assisting women affected with excessive sexual desires (for their husbands within marriage, of course). We are women with excessive sexual desire for our husbands! There is absolutely nothing wrong with that. In fact, God wants us to be madly in love [...]

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ozatheist on November 15th, 2008

The Colorado Coalition of Reason, or COCORE, will be placing billboards around Denver and Colorado Springs during November and December, with the slogan: “Don’t believe in God? You’re not alone.” The article in The Denver Channel calls it a “controversial billboard”. However, the stated aim of the billboard is: “To let non-believers, free-thinkers and atheists [...]

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ozatheist on November 15th, 2008

Rudd and Gillard continue the Howard toxic legacy of throwing vast amounts of money to tax exempt religious organisations in order to run (or should that be ruin) our education system. Turning what should be a secular system, open to everyone, providing unbiased (religiously) education; into a sectarian education system overseen by organisations with one [...]

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ozatheist on November 14th, 2008

As if! Thump Thump Eyes has a new post (first in ages) that has an interesting video which explains … what the banking system really means to our everyday lives. TTE asks what can be done about the financial mess we are in, IMHO this is part of the answer: Stop paying Directors, CEOs and [...]

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ozatheist on November 13th, 2008

Ads proclaiming, “Why believe in a god? Just be good for goodness’ sake,” will appear on Washington buses starting next week and running through December. Nice slogan. Lifting lyrics from “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” the American Humanist Association are running the atheist bus campaign in Washington DC during December. full story here Of [...]

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ozatheist on November 9th, 2008

It finally happened, one of my posts has had 1,000 views. Can anyone guess which one it is? For the last several days it has been sitting at 998 views and the runner up,  my Carnival of the Godless # 99 post, was slowly catching up. The winner, the first to hit 1,000 views, have [...]

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