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Old June 9th, 2014, 03:13 PM  
Vlerchan
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Default Re: Religion

Phuckphace's point is that most theists don't give a shit.

Which is entirely true.

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Originally Posted by phuckpace
Stalin the atheist was personally responsible for what...30 to 40 megadeaths?
Stalin was responsible for about 15 - 20 million.

Though, few (if any) of them stemmed from his atheism.

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Originally Posted by Gamma Male
I criticise it because it's illogical[1] and detrimental to society as a whole[2]. It encourages scientific illiteracy[3], blind faith[4], and opposition to social progress[5].
[1]: I can guarantee you that most people hold an illogical value or ten.

[2]: In your opinion.

[3]: No it doesn't.

[4]: I always find this incredibly ironic when put across by atheists.

[5]: You'll find 'progress' to be an incredibly subjective term.

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Originally Posted by Gamma Male
Making homosexuality illegal in the middle east and parts of Africa, discouraging the use of condoms and subsequently spreading aids in Africa, clashes and wars between christians and muslims, hate crimes against gays worldwide, reduction of women to slaves in parts of the middle east, all of that stuff is caused by religion.
tl;dr: religion is bad because fundamentalists.

".... the result of a consistent and total substitution of lies for factual truth is not that the lie will now be accepted as truth, and truth be defamed as lie, but that the sense by which we take our bearings in the real world - and the category of truth versus falsehood is among the mental means to this end - is being destroyed ... [H.A.]"
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