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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 26, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by HeyHiHullo
From my Facebook feed today. Enjoy!
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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 26, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by ErebusVincent
Fur Seals of Mikkelsen Harbour, Antarctica Feb 2018 These guys are cute as can be. The chocolate labradors of the sea.
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General & Hellos
Feb 25, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Humanlove
Divine ride o
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General & Hellos
Feb 23, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by BobMcDowell
Has anyone ever pawned anything?
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Health & Happiness
Feb 22, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by HippieChick58
How the Elderly Lose Their Rights | The New Yorker
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Memes R Us
Feb 22, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Taijiguy
Self explanatory (you have to click on it to see the caption)
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Politics
Feb 21, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by AgnoJer
Anyone here active with petitions etc to put a stop to the free ride that organized religion is enjoying?
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General & Hellos
Feb 19, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Dick_Martin
Not sure what Category this goes in. It's style question. I was writing a message a few minutes ago and stopped. I want to quote a friend and am not sure what is considered appropriate. I am going to repeat the quote here and ask your advice on ...
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Memes R Us
Feb 19, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Brbaldwin
I would just DIE, if this happened to me..I mean, I would feel completely crucified..
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General & Hellos
Feb 19, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Davesnothere
I thought I might make a brief post about Ignosticism. I am an Ignostic (Agnostic Atheist). As such I do not believe in any Gods (Atheist, lacking belief in God(s)), I do not have any real knowledge of any such God(s)(Agnostic) AND I think that ...
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Health & Happiness
Feb 15, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by FrayedBear
I used the following as a response in one of the groups - "Tales from the Last Inn Group" but then it occurred to me that it has far greater signifance to Agnostics.com members. So with a small change to the introduction I give you Magic Pudding a story for adults: In a ...
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Politics
Feb 14, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Humanlove
Someone just told me that President Trump was supposed to be President in Africa NOT USA..what's your take?
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General & Hellos
Feb 14, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by astardrifter
XOXOX
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Religion & Spirituality
Feb 13, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Traffique_Jaam
One cannot look at human history and see the work of a divine orchestrator. Moral positions which we enjoy and which are not uniformly spread around the world, are the result of intersubjective dialogical process and not deities. Had deities been ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 12, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by Raythelastjedi
Looking to connect
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Site & Customer Service
Feb 11, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by AntaresRose
You went through the prior messages and comments, could not have read all comments or you will really have not been so confused. Like the one about heaven written by an atheist. They don't believe in heaven. The one thing I really think is that you ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Feb 10, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by EmeraldJewel
The Universe is approximately 13.8 billions of years old. Do you think the Universe will continue to live on for billions of years more to come?
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Politics
Feb 7, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by BeeJoby
When Nations Have Distress With Perplexity (Part 1)
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Politics
Feb 7, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by snytiger6
Iowa Republican: Non-Christians Can Never “Be Good in the Divine Sense” – Friendly Atheist
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Music, Movies & Books
Feb 4, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by chicagojcb
Inspired by @FrayedBear, I'm posting another of my favorite folk bands. Fanfare Ciocarlia is also a Romany band, but on the other side of the instrumentation -- brass and winds instead of violins. Trust me, you have NEVER seen trumpets played like ...
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News & Links
Feb 2, 2018Feb 2018

Posted by JohnnyThorazine
Looky what they found:
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 31, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
Now here's a lovely inspirational story to warm your heart with that heavenly spirit. Are you frustrated with your Godly, divine paradigm? Are you finding it too loving? Too accepting of people as they are? Well, just convert! What's eternal ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 27, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by DareBear
Just as a random thought, how do you respond to the various groups of religious persons that may come knocking on your door? Like, do you invite them in and chat? Do you question their religion or belief? Do you turn them away? Rudely slam the door, ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 27, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by orange_girl
Do you have a favorite quote? One of my favorites is: "I tried to drown my sorrows, but the bastards learned how to swim, and now I am overwhelmed by this decent and good feeling." --Frida Kahlo
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jan 27, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by BucketlistBob
Do you ever get quiet inuindos to do something.
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 25, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by ErikGunderson
Can you "choose" to believe in something? Really? Seems to me that my religious friends and acquaintances have an emotional experience when they do religious things. They say they believe with their hearts, and I take them at their word. Thing is, ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 21, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by zblaze
Judge: God Told Me to Sway Jury to Acquit Defendant in Sex Trafficking Trial – Friendly Atheist
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Politics
Jan 20, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by PeterJohn
What is happening in the USA is the government in lockdown now or has it been avoided.and what will happen if it is in lockdown,is there a new election.In the British Westminster system the Queen would dissolve Parliament as the Prime Minister would ...
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General & Hellos
Jan 20, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by andygee
So, I noticed last week that as a level 6, I have been endowed with the god-like power to approve the posts of mere mortals. So far I haven't found any posts too objectionable to be glimpsed by the hoi-poloi. I suppose I must now arrange and ...
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General & Hellos
Jan 17, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by Jswearingen92
Hate when all you do is take care of kids and try to find time to put in job applications and check emails for those applications and someone who knows Thats what you are doing goes around saying all you do is eat and watch TV .... I don't eat but ...
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General & Hellos
Jan 14, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by PeppermintDreads
While we’re all skeptics here, I gotta say...there was some kind of divine intervention at the Vikings game ;p
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General & Hellos
Jan 14, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by steve148
A wall could be a good thing
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 12, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by Akfishlady
We all know the types, that believe God intervenes when something wonderful happens, some kind of divine plan, but deny that anything terrible is of God's doing. What is your take on this? I see it as you can't have it both ways. If you believe that...
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Politics
Jan 11, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by phxbillcee
This is more than troubling... (another "Full Frontal")
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Politics
Jan 10, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by MrLink
As an Angostic Humanist commitment to the use of critical reason, factual evidence, and scientific methods of inquiry, rather than faith and mysticism (or propaganda), in seeking solutions to human problems and answers to important human questions - ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jan 10, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by JustLuAnn
POLLDo agnostics have common ground with these characteristics?
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Health & Happiness
Jan 8, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by kmdskit3
12 STEP GROUPS There's been some discussion of 12-step groups here but I don't think there's been a general discussion of them in one place. I have been working a 12-step program for 6+ yrs. I would've gone sooner but it took me awhile to figure out ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 8, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by Atheist_chick
My nightmares, night tremors, anxiety and insomnia are all gone since I've been Agnostic. Seriously.
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Religion & Spirituality
Jan 7, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by TheRiver94
For those from a religious background, what is one positive thing you have taken away from your experience?
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General & Hellos
Jan 7, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by JohnC
I think that almost anyone who has logic and can think freely will end up as an ‘A.’
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jan 6, 2018Jan 2018

Posted by Charlietuna7
Why do people kill each other .? I watched a little bit of that show Lucifer which religious people often think well he's doing his job because of how things are. But things are just as you would expect if you look through the eyes of evolution ,...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 31, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by MrSkeptic78
So, why I am an atheist? For two reasons. I strongly disbelieve in the "unlimited" deities. But "unlimited" I mean, all-powerful, all-knowing, all-loving, etc. But "limited" I mean powerful, intelligent, caring, etc. I lack belief in the later. I ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 29, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by Coffeo
Secular humanism?
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 28, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by SteveB
Are the Abrahamic religions just a representation of the zodiac?
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Silly, Random & Fun
Dec 28, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by NerdyOkieDude
Tim Minchin's Storm the Animated Movie - YouTube
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 23, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by Nilkin67
Xmas So many things about the biblical xmas story/birth of Jesus bother me. None of the Gospels agree in their narratives, the lengths of getting Mary and Joesph to Jerusalem is laughable. The torturous routes, none agree it is odd. The scholars ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 16, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by GodlessMichael
Quick question on views of Christmas. So today I took my daughter to a winter wonderland. It was great fun. Really nice to see people enjoying the magic of this time of year. We visited father Christmas and all that. Xmas trees n decoration where ...
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Health & Happiness
Dec 15, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by BucketlistBob
Are you hard of hearing or is it your wife???
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 14, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by ToakReon
It's unbelievably difficult to get a devout christian to even consider the possibility that their faith might be invallid. Simply presenting them with strong evidence of 'unchristian' things like evolution, and continuous civilization for the last ...
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Politics
Dec 11, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by mjcharles
I think what goes on here is mostly "preaching to the choir", boys and girls. Gods come and go as civilizations rise and fall, and religion, in one form or another, has always existed. It confers on the state an ordained authority over those governed...
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 10, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by Sapio_Ink
Personally, I have never had an issue with the belief in a higher power. All seven of our Founding Fathers from John Adams to George Washington were Deists. The vital difference in their ideology—juxtaposed, to their religious countrparts was ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 8, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by EmeraldJewel
A Christian just said one of the most despicable things that I had to come on here and steam off some beat, I’m sodjagjsted with what they said. They actually had the nerve to tell me that god created evil because it was his divine plan and evili ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 8, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by Castlepaloma
Is US Nationaism worst than Religion? Richard Dawkins called Nationaism worst than religion, so agnostic don't be a fence sitter, try something. Many here express alot about the damage of Religion, yet Nationalism not so much. It takes very work ...
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Politics
Dec 6, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by splittingzero
Trump just announced the US recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Holy shit, Syria, Iraq, now we need to ignite a new fire in the Palestinian conflict.
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 5, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by Specman
Which of these phrases annoy or bother you the most? Praise the lord Thank god God only knows. God has a divine plan It was god's will. Trust in the lord Feel free to add your own to the list.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 4, 2017Dec 2017

Posted by chuckles
If aliens landed on Earth, would that spell the end of Earth's religions?
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General & Hellos
Nov 24, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by davemurphy1
I am retired from the retail and craft brewing industry, but still do private tutoring in the afternoons (high school and middle school students). I love this and won't ever 'retire' from it. I do a Tuesday evening talk show "The Midnight Skeptic" ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 23, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by Tomm
I recently came to this forum considering myself to be an atheist. But, thanks to all of you who responded to my post, I now consider myself to be a free thinking agnostic-atheist. I've been pondering about something I'd like to share. I ...
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News & Links
Nov 23, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by SteveB
Outrage after India minister terms cancer 'divine justice' - BBC News
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 21, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by Tomm
I am new to the world of atheism and to this forum. I surely enjoy sharing ideas with like-minded individuals. I spent portions of my life in religious communities, still I was always sad and disappointed. Finally, I came to the conclusion that I ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Nov 19, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by MichaelPaul
The demon King kidnaps the princess and prepares his monkey army. The sky fills our lungs. The rivers flow through our veins. Beauty and horror crush the ego in divine paradox. The wind unseen. In this body, In this trance, The night ends when the ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Nov 18, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by Rragnaar
So for the people that really question religion. If God is all-knowing and has a divine plan that involves knowing what happened with everything and everybody's lives, why do murders happen in the first place? Is the answer because it's in the divine...
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General & Hellos
Nov 13, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by LACKNONE
I believe mankind is connected to the universe in a way but not in some all powerful spook or God
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 12, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by CaptainAwesome
Ten Contradictions Theists Just Can’t Stop Making Note: This is not my writing. However, I found it extremely interesting enough to want to perpetuate it on my profile page. By Godless Mama | 5 January 2016 Talking with theists about ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 12, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by Geophrii
An exercise in logic. Consider the following: If we assume that life is too complex to exist without having been designed and brought into existence by an intelligent creator; then we must assume that that creator, being at least as, if not more ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 8, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by McIntyre
How has religion harmed our learning? When I first read the Book of Job which is included in the OT biblical canon, I was struck by the great wisdom of it, that a book from around 500 BC could be so good seemed to require divine intervention, and ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 7, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by whitecrow
I was just doing some research and came across the following. Look at this excerpt and see if it doesn’t remind you on a certain orange haired messiah: "Father Divine was said to be very charismatic. His sermons were emotionally moving and freely...
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 7, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by Whiskey_Will
OK you religious believers. In regards to this Texas massacre, why didn't "DIVINE INTERVENTION" protect those victims in that HOUSE OF GOD????
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Religion & Spirituality
Nov 5, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by JustKip
Was there a specific event that led to realization that there is no divine intervention?
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Philosophy & Meaning
Nov 5, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by JBo6dec
Death, pro or con? It seems most people view death as an unfounded rumor. A terminal diagnosis is the equivalent of being slapped in the face with a wet mop. Acknowledging death will focus the mind as no other event can.
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Politics
Nov 3, 2017Nov 2017

Posted by JeffBrown
As it was originally written.
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Politics
Oct 30, 2017Oct 2017

Posted by LoveThyDog
What to do about a friend's obnoxious significant other?
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Oct 19, 2017Oct 2017

Posted by VinEet
wWo here has done astrophysics?
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Religion & Spirituality
Oct 17, 2017Oct 2017

Posted by Penultimate
How did you find out about your diety? Newspaper Bible Torah Koran Television Book of Mormon Divine Inspiration My Mama Done Tol' Me Near Death Experience Near Life Experience National Public Radio Tabloid ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Oct 14, 2017Oct 2017

Posted by andygee
Dennis Preger’s Dog Story and Non-Theist Morals 2012, Hurricane Sandy, the lower Manhattan blackout. The only reliable radio station we could pick up was 570 “The Answer.” That’s where I first heard Denis Preger. I used to listen to him ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Oct 13, 2017Oct 2017

Posted by atheist
QUOTE: 'With religion, we are like children who still believe that we are protected in the world by benevolent parents who will look after us. Atheism is the throwing off of childish illusions and acceptance that we have to make our own way in the ...
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Posts
Sep 30, 2017Sep 2017

Posted by MaheshPai
We humans since ancient times wondered and questioned our existence on this planet earth and universe at large. Our ancestors during the Bronze Age came out of the nomadic hunter life and then settled on the banks of fertile rivers for agriculture. ...
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