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    I have put this in another group

    but thought it might need to be said here too .......... . Why do Christians claim same sex marriage is the death of traditional values? It is only the death of the Values enforced by Christians - and by enforced it was you do as we say or we execute you! Seriously...
    SolitaryElf SolitaryElf 41-45, F 16 Responses 2 days ago

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    Why do Christians lie they have proof of god?

    They quite obviously don't and it's kinda funny watching them try to avoid the topic when I ask for the source of their "evidence" :P I have no problem with their belief but lying to get your point across in a debate is just lame.
    1BluePillow 1BluePillow 16-17, F 114 Responses Aug 14, 2014

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    I honestly cannot comprehend how people don't

    think evolution exists. It is unfortunately something I completely cannot understand and no one has been able to explain to me why they think evolution isn't real without involving God or just plainly being stubborn and claiming the idea of evolution is idiotic.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 77 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    Militant Atheist

    Enough is enough! It's time to draw that line in the sand. For too long, for millennia, since man first started to form societies we have had our view of the universe tainted with religion. To say that theists have had a fair crack at the whip would be understatement in the...
    Lazarus42 Lazarus42 46-50, M 30 Responses Oct 21, 2007

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    I don't believe in God.

    But just like religion doesn't make you morally superior, being an atheist doesn't make you intellectually superior. I can't stand when people behave like they are.
    Faeriepool Faeriepool 22-25, T 12 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am god! I created man to be imperfect.

    I made man in a way so they can not help but to sin. Then I made those sins morally wrong. Then the only way I can to forgive the flawed creatures I made for breaking the laws I chose is to impregnate a young woman with myself so she can give birth to me so I can grow up and be...
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 22 Responses Mar 8

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    We hear a lot about religious extremists,

    and the words even immediately conjure up an idea in one's mind about their motives and intentions, and may even bring to mind some stereotypical image of what a religious extremist looks like. But what comes to mind when someone speaks of an atheist extremist? Somebody who...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 7 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Raised around people

    who use the idea of an almighty power as the reason for everything. I try not to get mad when people tell me "you don't believe in god? You're going to hell." I'M NOT SORRY I don't believe that and you trying to make me feel bad asking things like "then how was earth created...
    falloutcats falloutcats 18-21, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I don't know why it is considered bigoted

    or closed minded to say that religion is a myth, an urban legend, a lie perpetuated by the wealthy and powerful. -- Let's be honest with ourselves. If an adult believes in Santa, they are not practicing rational thought. Why does religion get a pass, and we aren't allowed to...
    frostyflower frostyflower 26-30, F 51 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    Wtf Textbooks. A collection

    if screenshots from actual home schooling Christian textbooks. Some are funny, some are sad, some just plain infuriating. Have a look. http://learningthrougherror.tumblr.com/
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I've come to realize recently

    that I am very accepting of religious individuals who try to keep it to themselves instead of repeatedly spreading their views across the atheist experience. Imagine that. The thing is, while these religious gems may not admit it, they are secularists, just like me. They don...
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4 16-17 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I am so sick of some Atheists,

    too many follow the following illogical trail . . I'm an Atheist.... . . I do not believe in Gods or Goddesses.... . . I do not believe in religion..... . . I hate religion.... . . I hate those that practice religion and/or think they are stupid..... . . I will make fun of and...
    SolitaryElf SolitaryElf 41-45, F 34 Responses Apr 17

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    What a sick f*cking bast*rd!

    http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/05/21/christian-writer-says-married-women-cant-biblically-refuse-sex/
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 9 Responses 1 day ago

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    The world would be a better place

    if religions didn't exist
    canthinkformyself canthinkformyself 36-40, F 47 Responses Jan 23

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    The missing link in evolution is a

    myth: “Fossils May be Humans’ Missing Link” reported the Washington Post on April 22, 1999. The story states that fossils discovered in Ethiopia “. . . may well be the long-sought immediate predecessor of human beings.” But almost fifty years earlier, paleontologist...
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Even if there is some deity somewhere,

    they don't deserve our worship.
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    2 Corinthians 4:4 In their case the god of

    this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God. You have been disconnected from God through the temptations and lies of the world.
    CoreyAZ CoreyAZ 18-21, M 22 Responses 1 day ago

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    "If there were a DNA test to see

    if a baby is gay in the womb, would religious people be for or against aborting it?" Food for thought.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 38 Responses Apr 19

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    Amazing episode tonight of star talk on Nat geo.

    Star talk being Neil DeGrasse Tyson's talk show. Tonight Tyson hosted a Jesuit priest and featured a interview he did with Richard Dawkins. The subject was religion science and atheism. Fascinating show. It's over now but if you are on the west coast or if you can find a way to...
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I Think, Therefore I Am (an Atheist)

    I am an atheist, and because of that I believe life is precious. Saying life is precious might sound like something a pro-life religious person would say, so allow me to explain my reasoning. I believe that this short life we are blessed with is all that we will ever have...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 31-35, M 105 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    It's quite a shame that the majority of people

    are brainwashed into believing their family's religion!
    SimplyAtheist SimplyAtheist 22-25, M 57 Responses Oct 4, 2014

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    I am atheist. I don't believe in God

    and I never really have. I don't remember a time being little when I believed in God. My mom is a Christian but she's one of the quiet, respectable ones and she never pushed anything on me, thankfully. I've just never been scared of going to hell because I don't believe in hell...
    chubbyrats chubbyrats 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Atheists & Anger - A Blog By Greta Christina

    ATHEISTS AND ANGER   I want to talk about atheists and anger.   This has been a hard piece to write, and it may be a hard one to read. I'm not going to be as polite and good-tempered as I usually am in this blog; this piece is about anger, and for once I'm going to...
    BettyValentine BettyValentine 22-25, F 37 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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    Ahhhh. Hypocrisy. Your bedroom activity should

    be no ones business but you and your partners, but if you are going bash and condemn someone for what you yourself do then I have no problem calling you out on your hypocrisy. http://www.queerty.com/exclusive-grindr-screenshots-reveal-antigay-pastor-is-a-top-who-likes-to...
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 9 Responses 2 days ago

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    Redneck: you know the only thing

    that really keeps me from going out and killing people is the grace of God. Inmate: wrong, these bars keep you from going out and killing people.
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4 16-17 5 days ago

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    I always feel awkward

    when a religious person finds out I don't believe in God and tells me I'm going to hell. It's like, I know you're trying to threaten me but I don't believe in hell so your threat really fell short. I feel bad about it. I know they tried their best.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 71 Responses 5 days ago

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    The Catholic Church wont sack child abusers

    but fires a priest for posting gay friendly Facebook post. http://www.addictinginfo.org/2015/05/18/the-catholic-church-wont-sack-child-abusers-but-fires-priest-for-gay-friendly-facebook-post-image/ A 2010 investigation by Channel 4 News made the shocking discovery...
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    124 sins in the new testament.

    I have 65 sins. Ha. Not that I care but I am bored. http://www.angelfire.com/empire2/psuclass0/sinlist.html
    ZombieMcChrist ZombieMcChrist 26-30, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    Amazing. <3 love her video <3 http://www.

    patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2015/03/07/this-student-filmed-a-neat-documentary-about-growing-up-as-an-atheist-in-texas/
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    All hail Satan! Oh wait.

    I don't worship Satan. Because I'm an ATHEIST, for ****'s sake.
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 7 Responses Mar 18

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    Hi I'm an atheist. Apparently I have no morals.

    Because you know, I couldn't figure out murder is wrong without a 2000 year old badly translated and rewritten book to tell me that. That's why I kill people daily.......................... Oh wait......... I don't? Hmmmmmm. I wonder why?
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 45 Responses Mar 10

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    BettyValentine BettyValentine 22-25, F 52 Responses Dec 29, 2010

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    Xplictt Xplictt 22-25, M 56 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    So, someone on my Facebook said they were

    considering giving religion a shot. Another person commented saying and I quote, "Not sure if religion will work for you but Christianity certainly will." And I...I just...couldn't.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 30 Responses Mar 23

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    I've noticed that if you post something under

    this experience, the social religious warriors always seem to appear to bring you illogical arguments and insults. Am I offensive in my dealings with these people? Yes, not immediately, but yes. I'm far from unmanageable. There are plenty of people that pose good arguments and I...
    WytW0lf WytW0lf 22-25, M 43 Responses Jan 19

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    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 15 Responses 4 days ago

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    KSPerson KSPerson 46-50, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Born Again Atheist

    I was brought up in a christian house, I went to church every sunday with sunday school, and youth camps and everything. I even did that whole thing where you stand up in front of the whole church and ask to be saved. That night me and my dad sat in my room, and prayed to god to...
    TCat TCat 26-30, M 107 Responses Jun 8, 2007

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    Here is why I hate organized religion: It is

    one of the few ideas in this world that prevents people from seeking the truth through facts and scientific evidence by threatening them with an eternity of misery and pain. The only other idea that comes close to the mark is a form of pure totalitarianism. Mono Theocracies...
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4 16-17 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've been a devout Christian up

    until my latter years of college.. where experiences, logical thinking, literature, and a scientific education has opened my eyes and finally made me understand that there really wasn't a God. This post isn't meant to be an insult, but I just want to share my observations of the...
    LifeLessonsLearned LifeLessonsLearned 22-25, M 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I've noticed a common argument

    when I'm talking religion with a Christian. They always bring up that one of us must be right, theoretically. Either it's God or nothing. They're in the clear because if there is a God, they receive no punishment but if there isn't, then nothing happens to them. So, obviously, I...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 52 Responses Dec 8, 2014

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    God Saved Me

    One single person from the upper floors of the twin towers survived.  Horribly burned, when the lone survivor left the hospital after more than a year, he made a brief statement to the media saying that it was a miracle that he survived and that god has saved him. What...
    MtnMig MtnMig 36-40, M 55 Responses Feb 15, 2010

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    I still go to church

    as a chorister to earn money but I don't really believe in God. I'm not trying to be offensive here I'm just expressing my opinion.
    TheNicholsonMan12 TheNicholsonMan12 13-15, M 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    Wow there's a lot of miss representation of

    Christians on here! Like damn! Pls if you are a Christian stop commenting on all of these posts an telling people they will be judged, it's just annoying!
    asterwesley asterwesley 16-17, M 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    Not believing in the bible

    or God is not a crime.
    SayGeronimo SayGeronimo 13-15, F 66 Responses Aug 23, 2014

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