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Quotes
6 days ago6d

Posted by NostraDumbass
"Yes, reason has been a part of organized religion, ever since two nudists took dietary advice from a talking snake." Jon Stewart
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Music Fans
6 days ago6d

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris - Romeo And Juliet
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWhy People Stopped Believing In Organized Religion
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKThis Chart Shows How Quickly Americans Are Abandoning Organized Religion | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Religion & Spirituality
1 week ago1w

Posted by bobwjr
LINKThis Chart Shows How Quickly Americans Are Abandoning Organized Religion | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by barjoe
This is the original press release by Minneapolis PD on the death of George Floyd
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Spinliesel
Delaney and Bonnie and Friends Only you know and I know... Never gets old.
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Memes R Us
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by phxbillcee
So dang obvious...
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Religion & Spirituality
Mar 25Mar 25

Posted by LenHazell53
Oh dear, how sad, too bad, never mind 😄😄😄😄😄😄😄😝 "Religious disaffiliation is rising. Is there a path back to the fold? What’s driving religiously unaffiliated Americans away from organized religion? And what can bring them ...
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Quotes
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by gsiamne
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor. - Henry David Thoreau
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Mar 20Mar 20

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
I thought a couple folks here may enjoy this TED talk. 1000 words per year added to the OED.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Mar 12Mar 12

Posted by OldGoat43
THE TURNCOAT AND THE LOYALVanita Gupta, President Biden's nominee for assistant attorney general, supported decriminalizing drugs as an activist with the American Civil Liberties Union, but that’s no longer her position, ...
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Music Fans
Mar 6Mar 6

Posted by Somnium
A follow up to my Dimebag Darrell post. Love this song. It got me through some dark times (and still does). I love singing/screaming this stuff still to this day. Pantera- Becoming A long time ago I never knew myself. Then the memory ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Feb 2Feb 2

Posted by CuddyCruiser
Understanding Organized Religion......
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Quotes
Feb 1Feb 1

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
Organized religion is a sham and a crutch for weak-minded people who need strength in numbers. It tells people to go out and stick their noses in other people’s business. -- Jesse Ventura
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General & Hellos
Jan 13Jan 13

Posted by nogod4me
"The attempt to justify an evil deed has perhaps more pernicious consequences than the evil deed itself. The justification of a past crime is the planting and cultivation of future crimes. Indeed, the repetition of a crime is sometimes part of a ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Mvtt
Philosophy post: “Optimistic Nihilism” I don’t normally resonate with single philosophies but this one is close. Anyone feel the same? A philosophy that posits ultimate freedom in the midst of, and solely enabled by, the utter ...
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FreeThinkers
Dec 22, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by Canndue
So I come across this term “free thinker”, I think to myself, I’m free, and I’m a thinker (though many would argue otherwise😉), I must be a freethinker. Sounds so lofty and ethereal. Then I do a LITTLE research... it seems to be a term ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 30, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by BD66
Covid-19 Will Deal a Huge Blow to Organized Religion: Many people go to church out of habit. They have done so their entire lives. Covid-19 has forced them to break that habit. Covid-19 has caused many of their friends to die or become extremely ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 27, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Leaf-cutter ants have rocky crystal armor, never before seen in insects Researchers have discovered a new type of mineral, similar to dolomite, covering the exoskeleton of leaf-cutter ants.
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Just for Laughs
Nov 17, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Wesley-C
Follow me for more relationship advice. 😉
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Politics
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by ThisIsPatrick
Lock him up.
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Politics
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPew Research Center: Secular Americans Make Up 28% of Registered Voters | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Trump Pinata
Oct 29, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by chalupacabre
Giuliani LOSES IT on FOX host for calling out his shady behavior, ENDS interview This is hilarious! After all the complaints about the Steele dossier, Gargamel gets compared to Steele and he loses his shit
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Music Fans
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
He Is - Ghost (also known as Ghost B.C. in the US)
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Philosophy & Meaning
Oct 13, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by SpikeTalon
Christian Atrocities: Three centuries of pagan persecution-
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Religion of Science & Higher Consciousness
Oct 11, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Earthling50
It’s Canadian Thanksgiving this weekend and I wanted to let you, my dear kindred friends, how thankful I am that we have each other. I believe that those of us who are in this group, are seeking to have a good and meaningful life free of the ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Oct 7, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by JoeB
Evidence of seasonal torpor in an Early Triassic Antarctic Lystrosaurus. Antarctica is today the coldest and driest continent with extreme variation in light availability throughout the year, restricting vertebrate life...
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Quotes
Sep 17, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Hages
"all organized religion is political deception devised by ambitious men.” - Baruch Spinoza
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Liberal/Progressive Party
Sep 1, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by LuvLayne
TrumpCare health plan.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 28, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Healthydoc70
BLACK CAT ANALOGY-in case you've never heard it. Philosophy is like being in a dark room and looking for a black cat. Metaphysics is like being in a dark room and looking for a black cat that isn't there. Theology is like being in a dark room and ...
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News & Links
Jul 14, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Google faces lawsuit over tracking in apps even when users opted out
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 9, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Dead
No I do not believe in God or organized religion per se. I think both were created to give a man a reason to live a good life. Apparently people needed some sort of a threat of hail in order to behave In a responsible and supposedly loving way. We ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jun 10, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by VineetHonkan
What would you say to a person who claims their faith keeps them grounded?
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News & Links
May 28, 2020May 2020

Posted by chalupacabre
Here. Enjoy a little something that has nothing to do with Trump or Covid. Men hired for sexual fantasy break into wrong house
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
May 28, 2020May 2020

Posted by TomMcGiverin
Is anybody weirded out by how we had no special tributes by the federal govt. during the Memorial Day weekend as the US was about to hit 100K deaths from Covid while we had tons of tributes and memorial events around and after 911 for so many years? ...
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Leftists
May 26, 2020May 2020

Posted by JayOleck38
I would take this a step further and ask if you don't want to live in fear, why do so many proudly boast that they are "God fearing" Christians? Organized religion is one of the biggest purveyors of (what I think to be) completely irrational fears. ...
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News & Links
May 25, 2020May 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKA Man Coughed on a Wegmans Employee. Now He’s Charged With a Felony.
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Oddities and Anomalies
May 16, 2020May 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
If 2020 was a bath bomb
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Religion & Spirituality
May 2, 2020May 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKThis Chart Shows How Quickly Americans Are Abandoning Organized Religion | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Philosophy & Meaning
Apr 27, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by shivasregal
Hi, I am new here and writing this post to say hello to the community. My journey to this platform is built on my deep suspicion of organized religion. All organized religions are closed off i.e. all that is worth knowing is explained by the ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Apr 25, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Make up Your Mind · The J. Geils Band
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Music Fans
Apr 14, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by Spinliesel
Lowell George shining with the acoustic version of Two Trains
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News & Links
Apr 8, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by TheMiddleWay
LINKU.S. coronavirus restrictions create split among religious liberty advocates
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Age Related
Mar 20, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Sheannutt
Age test 😁 ???
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Photography
Mar 3, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Outlier
The morning after
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Music Fans
Feb 29, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
Michael & Barbra
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Memes R Us
Feb 25, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Lizard_of_Ahaz
Organized religion defined...
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News & Links
Feb 25, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
How One Singapore Sales Conference Spread Coronavirus Around the World
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News & Links
Feb 20, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Over $$$6 Billion $$$ will be spent on political commercials in 2020 according to the WAPO!!! That is $6,000,000,000.00 on political advertisements! That a lot of money which could be used for healthcare and supplemental housing, heating bills for ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 18, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by JenMarkus
I don't belive in organized religion, but I believe there is something, i should have died five times and I'm still here! Four months out of 41yr marriage, divorce can't happen fast enough. I'm new here so hello everyone.
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News & Links
Feb 16, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKHow the “prosperity gospel” convinces poor people to give everything to grifty millionaire
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News & Links
Feb 13, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKOrganized Religion: A Tool for Ignorance, Power and Control
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Aloha & Relationships
Feb 6, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by chiara23k
Hawaiian Lilikoi - Its flower has so many facets, it has always amazed me. The fruit is so delicious in Lilikoi butter, lilikoi cheesecake, POG!!!
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Linux Users
Feb 2, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Windows 10 vs. Ubuntu Linux Performance On A $199 AMD Ryzen Laptop
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Music Fans
Jan 22, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by Marionville
Good morning to you all...it’s a glorious morning here, considering it’s January. The temp is 8C or 46F and the sun is shining! My thoughts were drawn to Dusty Springfield earlier, so here she is with Little By Little from 1966.
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News & Links
Jan 17, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by MarkiusMahamius
LINKSupreme Court to decide whether Electoral College voters have a right to differ from state popular vote
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News & Links
Jan 8, 2020Jan 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
F.B.I. Asks Apple to Help Unlock Two iPhones The request could reignite a fight between the Silicon Valley giant and law enforcement over access to encrypted technology.
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 30, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by dayII
Finally! Good news from Fox News! The rise of the 'Nones': Growing percentage of Americans reject organized religion
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General & Hellos
Dec 28, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Scott_Bohannon
What do you think is good in any organized religion.
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 28, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by QuietGina1
I dislike any organized religion
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Food Glorious Food
Dec 26, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Ohub
Last night’s holiday dinner was salmon, asparagus, and risotto. This was paired with a nice Pinot noir - quite lovely !!
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 13, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by Ramone
It's ironic when a Christian say that gays have more rights than them now. And that's simply because Christians don't have as much control over people's bedrooms and personal life as they used to. These bigots love to play the victim!!!
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Religion & Spirituality
Dec 8, 2019Dec 2019

Posted by EternalVagabond
;) Perfectly explained what "organized religion" is all about
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News & Links
Nov 25, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJim Crow South’s lynching of blacks and Christianity: The terror inflicted by whites was considered a religious ritual.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Nov 20, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Wallace
An atheist friend forwarded the following post from an "Native American Elder and retired Episcopal bishop named Steven Charleston." Thought it was worth passing on. I want to say a word in defense of organized religion. I know some folks have had ...
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General & Hellos
Nov 12, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Remiforce
HOW CAN WE PUT A MORE POSITIVE SPIN ON OUR BRANDING??
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Silly, Random & Fun
Nov 9, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKThe Curiosity Rover Just Took a Very Emo Photo of Its Rocky Martian Prison | Live Science
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Trump Pinata
Nov 8, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by MikeInBatonRouge
Michele Bachmann on tRump: so THIS is the clear-eyed "moral clarity" that religious grandstanding represents? No wonder people are leaving organized religion in droves.
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Memes R Us
Nov 2, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Lizard_of_Ahaz
Evidence....
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Music Fans
Nov 1, 2019Nov 2019

Posted by Julieanne
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Community Senate
Oct 25, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by tipi
An observation: Our Terra-Family-Planet needs Protectivity before Productivity. Humans-Gods must support sciarts for Peace, not war. Eucracy and Pandetoxification, not toxico-speculative systems and vote. We have to stop wasteful games, advertising, ...
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Science & Technology
Oct 25, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by ownworstenemy
LINKGoogle's Quantum Computer Just Aced an 'Impossible' Test | Live Science
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Religion & Spirituality
Oct 22, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Redsun1970
I was essentially raised in a cult (JW) which is a big reason for my getting out of organized religion. Any other "survivors" on here? I don't have a need to rehash any of it but just wanted to see how many others have had a similar experience. ...
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News & Links
Oct 19, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKOrganized Religion: A Tool for Ignorance, Power and Control
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Philosophy & Meaning
Oct 18, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Spock
Lately, I've been reading back issues of National Geographic. As I learn more about international cultures, it reinforces my view about organized religion as purely subjective.
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General & Hellos
Oct 11, 2019Oct 2019

Posted by Spock
I'm new to the site, but look forward to talking with people who don't follow organized religion. Hoping for intelligent, non-political conversation with others and even a relationship with a like-minded woman. I hope I didn't overstep any ...
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Leftists
Sep 20, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Our_existence
Those who think they have power will soon find out who really has the power.
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Coffee Drinkers Corner
Sep 20, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Our_existence
Don't talk to me until the second cup.
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General & Hellos
Sep 18, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Remiforce
DO YOU THINK DISORGANIZED (NEW AGE) RELIGION IS AS BAD AS ORGANIZED RELIGION?
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Insomniacs
Sep 16, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by RavenCT
Goodnight Chinchillas
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Quotes
Sep 16, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by yvilletom
“Organized religion is a sham and a crutch for weak-minded people who need strength in numbers.” (Jesse Ventura)
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General & Hellos
Sep 15, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by IAJO163
LINKWhite House says bin Laden son killed in US operation
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Memes R Us
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by EricTrommater
Do you believe in magic?
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Out Of The Illusion
Sep 12, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by William_Mary
'Socialism' Made America Great The GOP hopes the S-word will scare you, but great public works projects transformed this country for the better. The real MAGA they refuse to acknowledge. The war on the real MAGA began right at ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 6, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Olli
Brainwashed with parental help
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 4, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Olli
Organized religion
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Jokes and humor about religion
Sep 4, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
People were getting increasingly skeptical of organized religion and the effect was plain for all to see, especially in Western Europe. Only a few people regularly attended the churches, mosques, temples and synagogues. With such poor attendance, it...
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Dog Lovers
Aug 30, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Hathacat
Doggo makes his own music
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visual art
Aug 28, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by stevebrt
Got this one roughed in this morning
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Aug 20, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by LMORION
Well this Thursday is as close to organized religion as I get. This will be the historic final flight of the workhorse DELTA IV rocket at 9:00 am EST I f you like that stuff tune into spaceflightnow.com at 8:30 for the live check and launch.
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Religion & Spirituality
Aug 19, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by of-the-mountain
America Empty Pews! Organized religion is fading away out of mistrust?
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Music Fans
Aug 17, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Agnieszka
AC/DC - Rock N Roll Train (from Live at River Plate)
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General & Hellos
Aug 15, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by zesty
There must be an inherent correlation between organized religion and pedophiles. Take small children to church. Rape their minds. Next - obviously - rape their body. Simple. Straightforward. Any questions?
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Camping for adults in Dixie (no children)
Jul 31, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by WonderWartHog99
Been thinking about going camping at Shinning Rock, aka Looking Glass Rock in North Carolina. It comes with its own waterfall.
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Just for Laughs
Jul 30, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by bobwjr
So funny love it
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Simple Thoughts
Jul 26, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by Boomtarat03
Europe's heatwave smashes records on the continent
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Republican Atheists
Jul 17, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by alon
A November 3, 2019 Prediction Trump will win even more spectacular than before due to overwhelming support from many that disliked him but did not hate him and came to appreciate & benefit from his accomplishments.
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News & Links
Jul 15, 2019Jul 2019

Posted by Dyl1983
Man sues over TGI Fridays menu that didn't list drink prices. Wow!!! That's amazing!!! An American doing something stupid?!? Who'd have thunk it?!? FYI ... I'm being sarcastic. America thrives on stupidity.
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