ozatheist on April 30th, 2008

L. Ron Brown over at The Frame Problem has started a CarnivUL of The fraudless. Similar to the Carnival of the Godless, this CarnivUL is specifically for anti-Scientology postings. This is the first CarnivUL and as L. Ron says: This first CarnivUL(…T) will be dedicated to tracking major developments that have taken place since January [...]

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ozatheist on April 28th, 2008

The following is a letter I sent to the Sydney Morning Herald newspaper today: I noted in today’s paper (page 10, SMH, 28 April) a letter to the editor that starts: “Please feel free to write a letter that does not mention World Youth Day” I would have to agree with letter writer Max, that [...]

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ozatheist on April 27th, 2008

It seems more people are put off by the impending road closures during Catholic World Youth Day (C-WYD), than the fact it’s costing us millions of dollars, or that it’s just about glorifying the Pope. It’s good to see Sydneysiders have their priorities right! The Sun-Herald reports that 64% of Sydneysiders are in favour of [...]

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ozatheist on April 26th, 2008

Sceptics call (Catholic) World Youth Day just one big party; others insist it strengthens the faith, writes Linda Morris. I call it a big waste of taxpayers money! The thrust of the article is: do the World Youth Days actually encourage youth to attend mass and become part of the church? Apparently the youth have [...]

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ozatheist on April 25th, 2008

Matt had a question on my God and Free Love post, methinks it may have been the other way around: Some might say that was blasphemous, others say ‘blasphemy is a victimless crime’, others: pictures shamelessly nicked form somewhere or other Technorati Tags: jesus,blasphemy,nailed

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ozatheist on April 25th, 2008

Sceptics call (Catholic) World Youth Day just one big party; others insist it strengthens the faith, writes Linda Morris. I call it a waste of taxpayers money! More on this tomorrow – I spent way too long writing a reply on Matt’s blog I ran out of time to finish my own!     Technorati [...]

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ozatheist on April 24th, 2008

No, this isn’t a follow on from my last post, it’s not some ‘special place’ only atheists have. What it is, is a new atheist blog aggregator / social book marking site; called The Atheist Spot. Like SEB said: … take Digg and whittle it down to a niche promoting atheism related topics The Atheist [...]

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ozatheist on April 23rd, 2008

Well it seems I’ve been wrong all along. I thought God had a problem with sex, particularly of the more kinky variety. Seems like people weren’t reading the bible properly. *** Caution *** The following contains words and links to material that some may find offensive. It is Not Safe For Work (NSFW) *** Caution [...]

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ozatheist on April 23rd, 2008

Clinton threatens to ‘obliterate’ Iran if Israel attacked. That is the headline I heard twice this morning, and I thought to myself “what makes Israel so f###in’ important?”. Looking at the ABC news web site, I found this article which opens with the line: Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton has threatened to “obliterate” Iran if [...]

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ozatheist on April 22nd, 2008

Recently Jason Beghe released a short video of him denouncing Scientology. As Xenu TV says; He is the first celebrity to leave Scientology and publicly discuss his involvement and then disillusionment with the group. The original short video was picked up by both Today Tonight and A Current Affair. You can see both of those [...]

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