ozatheist on June 27th, 2008

In answer to a question on another forum I stated that one of the reasons Catholics are being ‘picked on’ lately is because they are making themselves such easy targets. What with Catholic World Youth Day (C-WYD)  and all the apologetics saying how wonderful it’s going to be.  Not to mention they are an out-dated, [...]

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ozatheist on June 26th, 2008

Blasphemy is a victimless crime. A 16 year old was arrested, in the Gold Coast, on Monday for wearing an offensive T shirt. The T-shirt in question is a Cradle of Filth band T-shirt. The T-shirt depicts a semi-naked nun masturbating, with the words “Vestal Masturbation”, on one side and the words JESUS IS A [...]

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ozatheist on June 24th, 2008

There are several secular and science events coming up in Sydney (and a few other cities, see links), which I am intending to attend. These include: AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL SECULAR ASSOCIATION (ANSA)CONFERENCE:  Secular Twins: Australia and New Zealand’s Secular Heritage and its Future WHERE: NSW Parliamentary Theatrette, Sydney WHY: To respond to claims that Australia and [...]

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ozatheist on June 22nd, 2008

subtitled: Does Catholic World Youth Day = Tolerance? So how do you get 1,000+ comments? Write an article expounding how wonderful the Catholic World Youth Day (C-WYD) is going to be, or tell everyone you are an angry atheist, e.g. Greta Christina’s post Atheists and Anger. This post won’t be either. Thanks to CASE, I’ve [...]

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ozatheist on June 20th, 2008

AV at Five Public Opinions has nominated me for Nullifidian’s Atheist Thirteen meme, and I thought I’d managed to elude this one? If you want to play too, just copy the questions below, and nominate three bloggers who you would like to participate. Q1. How would you define “atheism”?Atheism is a lack of belief in [...]

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ozatheist on June 17th, 2008

Firefox 3 is about to be released and they want to set a Guinness World Record for the most  software downloaded in 24 hours. Want to get the latest Firefox browser and help set a world record? Then register at the Download Day site Now!         The site states the release date [...]

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ozatheist on June 15th, 2008

SYDNEY Lord Mayor Clover Moore plans to kick Pope Benedict XVI and the six-day World Youth Day festival out of the council-controlled Hyde Park for failing to pay their bills on time. I’d love to see that match Clover V Pope. cue WWF style MC: In the red corner, weighing in at 85Kgs, his papalness [...]

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ozatheist on June 14th, 2008

A recent survey by Pew Research Centre shows that around the world the Democratic nominee for president, Barack Obama, is strongly preferred as president of the US over his rival, the Republican John McCain. However in America it’s not so clear. In Australia, 80 per cent of participants said they had confidence in Senator Obama, [...]

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ozatheist on June 14th, 2008

I’m voting republican. You’ll get what you deserve. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FiQJ9Xp0xxU&hl=en] Sadly, some people won’t ‘get’ this. Thanks to T&A at Aye! Technorati Tags: Republican,Voting,USA,Election

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