Agnostic.com

Religion & Spirituality
1 day ago1d

Posted by Shahpriyanka
LINKFestivals and its Importance in 2022
3 comments
Music Fans
1 week ago1w

Posted by BlackDove
Dave Navarro, Taylor Hawkins :'-( Corey Taylor, Chris Chaney - Man in the Box (Alice in Chains cover)
0 comments
Academic (e.g., Science)
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by skado
The relationship between insecure attachment and paranoia in psychosis: A systematic literature review “Paranoia is an unfounded or exaggerated belief, characterized by themes of persecution, conspiracy, and interpersonal threat and ranging ...
4 comments
General & Hellos
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by JackPedigo
Have posted items about this iconic wooden boat in the past. After 3 years it is almost finished and launched. There are some short videos of the before, during and after pictures of this amazing craft. "The Western Flyer is a fishing boat, most ...
0 comments
Pro Choice/Abortion Rights
Jun 20Jun 20

Posted by SpikeTalon
How to tell a 'crisis pregnancy center' from a legitimate abortion clinic-
3 comments
News & Links
Jun 8Jun 8

Posted by SethMorris
Steps to Writing a Definition Essay At first choose your definition essay topic Your readers will be introduced to a term you have chosen to define. While there are many ways you can accomplish this, the goal at the beginning is to clearly describe ...
3 comments
50s +
May 31May 31

Posted by glennlab
Quite a crew, who else remembers 1975
3 comments
News & Links
May 18May 18

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBenjamin Franklin gave instructions on at-home abortions in a book in the 1700s : NPR
1 comment
News & Links
May 12May 12

Posted by snytiger6
LINKSusan Squier, Justice Samuel Alito's former Princeton classmate, calls draft Supreme Court opinion 'a greatest hits of misogyny' - CNNPolitics
1 comment
Feline Fanatics
May 8May 8

Posted by RobertNappi2
Sunday morning cuteness
4 comments
COVID CULT
May 2May 2

Posted by BDair
'Robert Jackson has been a rheumatologist for 35 years. He's never seen a vaccine like this one. In this video he compares the COVID vaccines safety to other vaccines. He has 6,000 patients and typically sees hardly any vaccine side effect. With the...
0 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Mar 28Mar 28

Posted by Marionville
BRICOLAGE. - Noun…something created or constructed from a diverse range of things “bricolages of painted junk”; (in art or literature) construction or creation from a vast range of available things “the chaotic bricolage of the novel is ...
2 comments
The Sound Of A Good Book
Mar 7Mar 7

Posted by Reignmond
LINKLibriVox
0 comments
Academic (e.g., Science)
Feb 23Feb 23

Posted by lin222
World's current situation.
0 comments
Science and religion. :) lets debate
Feb 22Feb 22

Posted by lin222
Present a review of recent and relevant socio-psychological literature on the following concepts and theories i. communication and behavioural contagion ii. maintenance of mass behaviour including panics, riots, social and political movements
1 comment
News & Links
Feb 22Feb 22

Posted by snytiger6
LINKA majority of Americans are no longer 100% confident in God's existence
12 comments
News & Links
Feb 21Feb 21

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTucker Carlson Says Ukraine Isn’t Important. These Key GOP Voters Beg to Differ. - POLITICO
0 comments
Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Feb 10Feb 10

Posted by OldGoat43
FEDERAL CANNABIS NEWS2/10/2022 Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra and White House Office of National Drug Control Policy Director Rahul Gupta issued a statement pushing back on suggestions that the federal ...
1 comment
Posts
Feb 9Feb 9

Posted by bookofmorons
Doin' it old school
3 comments
News & Links
Jan 27Jan 27

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMississippi mayor withholds library funds unless LGBTQ+ books are purged
10 comments
COVID-19
Dec 24, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by BDair
All of the medical literature going back decades, shows no conclusive evidence that masks provide any benefit in preventing the spread of a respiratory virus in a population.
3 comments
Just for Laughs
Dec 14, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by SnowyOwl
I know this has been around the block before but it's just so precious that I had to share it again. lol
4 comments
Health & Happiness
Dec 14, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by xenoview
One year of COVID-19 vaccines: Millions inoculated, but hundreds of thousands still lost Over the last year, about 1.3 million shots have been administered every day.
0 comments
Conservative Atheists
Dec 10, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Seriousreason
Ahhh ,. That didn't last long Matt's small initiation into the world of LGTBGQ literature has been quashed. ( See previous post ) . Those that can't get past their own insidious , anti freedom outlook, spoil it for everyone. The ...
1 comment
Posts
Dec 4, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Pralina1
🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇🦇
5 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Dec 2, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Marionville
OEUVRE. - Noun…the body of work or output of a painter, composer, or author “the complete oeuvre of Mozart”; a work of art, music or literature “an early oeuvre”. Origin : 19th century French oeuvre (work), from Latin opera (work, ...
3 comments
News & Links
Nov 26, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by xenoview
Covid: New variant classed 'of concern' and named Omicron
0 comments
COVID CULT
Nov 23, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by BDair
Play Stupid Games, Win Stupid Prizes.
2 comments
Quotes
Nov 11, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by Buttercup
My favorite single line in all of literature with a little context. Towards the end of the Lord of the Rings when Sam returns home, proven stouthearted and faithful by battle and deprivation, a hero to the world and his father looks over him in his ...
2 comments
Trump Pinata
Oct 31, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by CuddyCruiser
Durrr…..Ships sink because of water around them….not because water gets into it!! Duy!!!
2 comments
Science, Health & History Tidbits
Oct 28, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by gsiamne
Human species who lived 500,000 years ago named as Homo bodoensis:
3 comments
Academic (e.g., Science)
Oct 28, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by FearlessFly
Giant, free index to world’s research papers released online Catalogue of billions of phrases from 107 million papers could ease computerized searching of the literature.
1 comment
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Oct 8, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Marionville
GALLOMANIA. - Noun…an obsession with, or an excessive admiration for, all things French; a mania for imitating the French in manners, customs, dress, literature, cuisine, etc., a strong prejudice in favour of what is French. From Latin Gallus...
7 comments
Politics
Sep 30, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKInsurrection subpoena arrives in Marjorie Taylor Greene’s inbox– she scream tweets
4 comments
Posts
Sep 23, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by Wildgreens
MODERNA injured
0 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Sep 12, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by Marionville
FACETIAE. - Noun….humorous or coarsely witty remarks or sayings; (archaic) euphemistic term for pornographic literature or indecent books. Early 16th century: Latin, plural of facetia (jest) ; from facetus (witty).
3 comments
The Best of Late Night & News
Sep 3, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - Tragedy: COVID contracts Joe Rogan
0 comments
Just for Laughs
Aug 31, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Lizard_of_Ahaz
I know the answer to this one....
4 comments
COVID CULT
Aug 25, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Wildgreens
The New Delta..
0 comments
Posts
Aug 17, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN SCIENCE & HEALTH 8/17/2021 A review found that "CBD is considered an attractive therapeutic agent for neuroimmune disorders, and a body of literature indicates that CBD can regulate redox function at multiple levels, with a range of...
0 comments
Action Advocates for our Environment and Ecology
Aug 7, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by kmaz
Pretty good website I'm trying it for getting a sense of what serious literature says on some climate change issues, eg:
1 comment
COVID-19
Aug 3, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by BDair
A doctor in Texas is having far better than average success in treating Covid patients. However, his methods and results are being censored despite being well supported in the medical literature.
2 comments
Posts
Jul 23, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN SCIENCE & HEALTH7/23/2021 A review concluded that "medicinal cannabis-based products may be cost-effective treatment options for spasticity, Dravet syndrome, and neuropathic pain, although ...
0 comments
Health & Happiness
Jul 17, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by HeAdAkE
Lean creates a feeling of euphoria and relaxation that makes you feel dreamy, almost like you're floating away from your body. It acts on your central nervous system (CNS) and slows your brain activity for a sedating effect. cant it be said that is ...
1 comment
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jul 17, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by t1nick
Once again. This novel is fun. "Beck" beck1 /bek/ noun NORTHERN ENGLISH noun: beck; plural noun: becks a mountain stream. Origin Middle English: from Old Norse bekkr, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch beek and German Bach . Used as the common ...
1 comment
News & Links
Jun 24, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by barjoe
LINKDeSantis signs law requiring college faculty, students to take surveys on beliefs - Axios
2 comments
Silly, Random & Fun
Jun 14, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by HelenRoseBuck
Literature humor
2 comments
Posts
May 30, 2021May 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Lost in the literature...
1 comment
Uncommon words and their meanings.
May 19, 2021May 2021

Posted by Marionville
GALLOMANIA. - Noun...an obsession with, or an excessive admiration for, all things French; a strong prejudice in favour of all things French; a mania for imitating the French in manners, customs, dress, literature etc. Synonym: Francomania. From...
3 comments
News & Links
May 17, 2021May 2021

Posted by xenoview
Supreme Court allows release of Trump tax returns to NY prosecutor
0 comments
Posts
May 12, 2021May 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN SCIENCE & HEALTH5/12/2021 A review concluded that "the majority of the literature reviewed demonstrated the use of cannabis by adults with chronic pain resulted in better pain control and/or fewer opioids required to ...
1 comment
Uncommon words and their meanings.
May 8, 2021May 2021

Posted by Marionville
SCATOLOGICAL. - Adjective....relating to or characterised by an interest in excrement and excretion; the study of or preoccupation with excrement or obscenity, especially in literature; “off-colour” or “toilet” jokes; mildly offensive ...
2 comments
Memes R Us
May 2, 2021May 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Be careful what you wish for...
3 comments
Bookwurmz
Apr 19, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Marionville
Please welcome @GeorgeRocheleau to the group. Looking forward to hearing what type of literature you like to read.
1 comment
CLASSICAL, OPERA and CROSSOVER
Apr 17, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Rossy92
SCRIABIN (1872-1915, Russia) Etude Op. 8 No. 12 (1894) For those that make acquaintance with Scriabin's music at all, this is one of a handful of his pieces which is most likely to be heard. From the first of three distinct periods in Scriabin's ...
4 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Apr 15, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by JackPedigo
Uncommon words agitprop: political (originally communist) propaganda, especially in art or literature. From another instructive article in the “Atlantic” (Annie Applebaum) . ”The internet is not the first promising ...
2 comments
Posts
Apr 12, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Baby born with three penises It's the 1st human case of triphallia.
7 comments
News & Links
Apr 4, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKReligion is a driving force behind the gender wage gap, study finds
10 comments
General & Hellos
Apr 4, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Robecology
Matt Gaetz gets pummeled on SNL...
1 comment
Posts
Mar 31, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
No sense of humor...
1 comment
News & Links
Mar 26, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTennessee GOP Lawmaker’s Bill Would Ban School Textbooks with Any LGBTQ Content | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
8 comments
Posts
Mar 25, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Well, if that's what you think is best...
2 comments
Psychology
Mar 18, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by Word
The Richard Dawkins meme "mind virus" cognition organism that can grow, mutate and evolve, might could explain things once called demon possession or what now might be causing things like schizophrenia, bipolar, multiple personality and illogical ...
0 comments
Posts
Mar 15, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by Geordielad2030
Omg
3 comments
Just for Laughs
Mar 6, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by zeuser
Tasty literature discussion.
1 comment
Political Theory & Policy
Mar 4, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by DZhukovin
Hi. So, for an update, I have been doing some reflecting on some good ideas for the meanwhile. I have also come across pretty much all leftist literature at , where I think there is some new interesting knowledge that can shed ...
1 comment
Just for Laughs
Feb 25, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
This is becoming all too real now.
3 comments
Posts
Feb 23, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by glennlab
Life lessons, before you even realize that life is one continuous school daze
3 comments
Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 17, 2021Feb 2021

Posted by Gwendolyn2018
Random thoughts brought about snow fever: Double beds are much smaller than queen beds. PhDs do not make people better teachers. I never did care much for the Rolling Stones and still don't. People who accept mediocrity in all things do so ...
5 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 30, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by HippieChick58
Littérateur lid-ər-ə-TER Part of speech: noun Origin: French, early 19th century 1: A person who is interested in and knowledgeable about literature. Examples of Littérateur in a sentence "She considered herself a littérateur and enjoyed...
0 comments
Posts
Jan 22, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by bobwjr
Some kids won't use unless like this
1 comment
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 21, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by HippieChick58
Sprezzatura sprets-ə-TYOOR-ə Part of speech: noun Origin: Italian, early 15th century 1: Studied carelessness, especially as a characteristic quality or style of art or literature. Examples of Sprezzatura in a sentence "Leo's artwork ...
3 comments
CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jan 12, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by Dhiltong
Bob Seger - Roll Me Away
2 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Jan 8, 2021Jan 2021

Posted by Marionville
OUEVRE. - Noun...the body of work of a painter, composer, or author. “the complete ouevre of Mozart”; a work of art, literature, or music “ an early ouevre”. Origin French: from Latin opera (work, effort).
1 comment
Conservative Atheists
Dec 19, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Thirst2learn
10 characters
1 comment
Posts
Dec 15, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by altschmerz
December 15, 1949 Chinese Communist leader Mao Tse-tung is received at the Kremlin in Moscow. December 15, 1950 President Harry Truman declares a state of National Emergency as Chinese communists invade deeper into South Korea. ...
1 comment
Posts
Dec 14, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Hages
“If the average man is made in God's image, then such a man as Beethoven or Aristotle is plainly superior to God.” - H. L. Mencken
0 comments
This Day In History
Dec 11, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Marionville
11th December 1936...Edward VIII announces in a radio broadcast that he is abdicating the British throne to marry American, twice divorced, Wallis Simpson.
1 comment
Science, Health & History Tidbits
Dec 9, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by BDair
Interesting talk. Well documented in the literature.
1 comment
Just for Laughs
Nov 20, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Yes it fits
1 comment
Trump Pinata
Nov 20, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by mcgeo52
Here's a challenge for you. Remember the word game where you start with one word and, while keeping the letters in the same order, change a single letter each turn to make a new word? The object is to get from the initial word to a final word in the...
5 comments
Quotes
Nov 19, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Hages
“A man with a club is a law-maker, a man to be obeyed, but not necessarily conciliated.“ - Jack London
1 comment
News & Links
Nov 19, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKA Dublin janitor wins the Rooney Prize for Irish Literature from the university she cleans | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
0 comments
Posts
Nov 17, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Hathacat
Not nice! .
1 comment
Trump Pinata
Nov 16, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by NoMagicCookie
What's next?
7 comments
Posts
Nov 10, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Hages
Burn All Western Literature!
0 comments
Trump Pinata
Nov 10, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by DaisyMaeNot
I love the City of Philadelphia. They have an annual 10-mile Broad Street Run. Now they're having a Fraud Street Run from Four Seasons Landscaping to the Four Seasons Hotel to raise money for charity.
3 comments
Biden 2020
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
I 've been holding off on calling it or saying much of anything about the election results. Trump trolls are already saying Biden is awful, his policies are bad, and other miscellaneous crap they heard on The NY Post or Fox News. What literature do ...
0 comments
Liberal/Progressive Party
Oct 31, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by LuvLayne
"There’s no art in this White House. There’s no literature, no poetry, no music. There are no pets in this White House: no loyal man’s best friend," Bruce Sprinsteen said in a critique of President Trump. "Where’d that country go? Where did ...
1 comment
Trump Pinata
Oct 22, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by TheoryNumber3
Remember 2016 when people just couldn't bring themselves to vote for Hillary so they stayed home?
6 comments
This Day In History
Oct 22, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
22nd October 1964...French philosopher and author Jean-Paul Sartre refuses the Nobel Prize in Literature, citing... “a writer should not allow himself to be turned into an institution”.
0 comments
Posts
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by glennlab
Am I right fellow inmates
3 comments
Music, Movies & Books
Oct 16, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by whiskywoman
I love Justin
0 comments
Religion & Spirituality
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by augimmun
It’s interesting how you can react to the same thing differently at different stages in your life. I was listening to Yom Kippur services a few weeks ago and my reaction was very different from previous times. I heard a lot of 'God is great, God is...
6 comments
Posts
Oct 10, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Boomtarat03
_Siargao Island, Philippines_ _Siargao is a tear-drop shaped island in the Philippine Sea situated 196 kilometers southeast of Tacloban. It has a land area of approximately 437 square kilometres (9 sq mi). The east where such Art Skyes coast is ...
0 comments
News & Links
Oct 8, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Lorajay
This picture of Obama and Louise Gluck when he awarded her the National Humanitie Medal reminds me of the pictures the far right keep posting about Biden. I'm surprised they didn't accuse Obama of sexual misconduct as well. More than likely they did ...
0 comments
Uncommon words and their meanings.
Oct 8, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
PHANTASMAGORICAL. - Adjective...something with a dreamlike, fantastical, unreal, deceptive, or shifting appearance, like an optical illusion. An example would be when you see a psychedelic music video that looks like it was shot through a ...
2 comments
Biden 2020
Oct 2, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
"So Excited....": Now, the head of the RNC has it also-
1 comment
AUTHORS, EDITORS, PUBLISHERS, AND READERS
Sep 25, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Gohan
Autumn In India By J.L. Young A young boatswain stepped down the ladder and shuffled through the narrow passageway made by the slumbering second watch and stopped at the thick oak door to the forecastle. He rapped on the rough wood. The poor lad’s...
3 comments
Posts
Sep 5, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by bookofmorons
Guess he had to take one for the team
1 comment