Category Archives: religion

Newer Age Spirituality

The New Age is over. So Stone Age. JP Spears and Jator Pierre show us how to be Newer Age. Join this cutting age movement; abandon the dogma. “Not being spiritual at all is the most spiritual thing you can do.” … Continue reading

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Secular Family Values Do Well

Many religious people claim that without religion they would have no moral compass. Many people become more religious so they can have a moral compass, to overcome personal difficulties. Combine this with the desire for comfort and it is a potent … Continue reading

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Atheists Do Not Think They are Superior

Ron Ruggieri thinks that atheists are snobs that think they are superior. Odd, considering religious people think they are the only ones gaining salvation and their values are the set values. Of course the religious are inclusive as long as you … Continue reading

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The Discovery Institute Goes Fishing

Thanksgiving and the rest of the holiday season is sketchy for me. I am constantly considering whether to call people on their shit or not, trying to focus on community and bridge building, while making it clear that much of … Continue reading

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A Salon Take on How Religion Harms

It’s 9 degrees wind-chill today and I’m supposed to be swapping a window. Not thrilled. To get the work done I need to build up some energy. I also need to go get a truckload of apples for cider making that … Continue reading

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Demanding Perfection

I am taking my daughters to the Concert for Valor in DC. Concerts are so expensive and our budget is so tight that our children have not been to concerts other than at small local venues. Seeing live music has … Continue reading

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