ozatheist on November 22nd, 2007

Someone calling themselves The Worst of Perth has a site dedicated to the “worst examples of architecture, writing, design, culture and humanity in Perth Western Australia”. This one is a beauty. Technorati tags: religion,  praying, 

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ozatheist on November 21st, 2007

Family First deny harassing abortion clinic patients Democrats Leader Lyn Allison says security guards at the East Melbourne clinic have told her protesters often yell at women entering the clinic and follow them down the street. Whilst Family First deny harassing anyone, just their mere presence could be considered harassment by some. Brethren, Brown square off before [...]

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ozatheist on November 20th, 2007

I was tagged by Bruce from The Thinker’s Podium with this meme: The rules for this one are simple. Describe your earliest memory where this memory is clear, where clear means you can depict at least three details. Give an estimate of how old you were at this age. Tag five other bloggers with this [...]

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ozatheist on November 16th, 2007

and some people wonder why religion is seen as bad from news.com.au A COURT in the ultra-conservative Islamic kingdom of Saudi Arabia is punishing a female victim of gang rape with 200 lashes and six months in jail.

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ozatheist on November 16th, 2007

After yesterdays blog I was thinking (whilst driving home) about the 500,000 people they were expecting at the RC World Youth picnic. 500,000 youths in one place at the one time; that’s a whole lot of hormones! I know the Pope says they shouldn’t, but we all know some will give in to temptation. So perhaps [...]

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ozatheist on November 15th, 2007

I promised myself only 1 post today, until I read this: PM promises $20m to move horses for Pope WTF. If the pope wants to visit here and have his stupid youth day let the F’in’ Xtians pay for the bloody thing! My taxes being used to move a few horses so the RCs can [...]

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ozatheist on November 15th, 2007

Since becoming a ‘new atheist’ I’ve reflected on my past when I used to be a Christian and, at one stage, very ‘Religious’. One of the things I’ve thought about is – I wonder if I ever adversely affected someone’s life through my Christian efforts? I remember ‘bible bashing’ on the street corner in Adelaide [...]

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ozatheist on November 14th, 2007

I read all sorts of religious rebuttals online, but don’t normally waste my time responding. I thought I would to this one:  ann_in_grace responded to a letter in her newspaper in which an agnostic had responded to an anti-abortionist letter. You can see the full transcript of the agnostic’s letter, and her response, here http://sveana.blogspot.com/2007/11/trying-to-understand.html. [...]

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ozatheist on November 12th, 2007

Can you read this blog?     How readable is your blog? Updated 10 Dec 07 I noted when I copied the code, that results from the test, that the alt=”” tag had a strange link to something called ‘cash advance’. Sensibly I deleted this and put in my own alt tag. I notice on [...]

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ozatheist on November 11th, 2007

It seems Family First Party (FFP) has given preferences to Pauline Hanson’s Party, above the Democrats and Greens. I don’t know what Steve Fielding’s problem is with the Greens, and I also don’t know who he’s been talking to: “Most Australians would be very shocked to know that the Greens could hold the balance of [...]

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