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6 Gollum in
other than the bad flashbacks of my going door to door, this is great.
directed at the mormans, but probably applies more to the dubs.
they just don't have a central location like the mormans.
35 sinis in
thought this was extremely funny and pathetic:.
well technically anyone in a religion other than our own is an apostate.
26 limbogirl in
has anyone else seen the jdubs at the shopping mall ??
they sit at a table with all of their wares displayed hoping to lure people away from pottery barn and macy's.
i did a double take when i saw this and then had to stand back and observe for about 20 minutes -- what i observed is that no one stops at the table except what appear to be fellow jdubs.
27 Mulan in
very unusual for december 1, but it is really coming down.
i have to pick up my granddaughter after school at 3 and it's almost noon now.
i hope it doesn't stick much.
10 Gollum in
npr has revived an old radio thing from the 50's called "this i believe".
the one yesterday had penn jillette (kind of my hero anyway) getting around there requirement for a positive assertion of faith, by saying he positivily believes there is no god.. anyway, it's now become my favorite essay.
here's the link with the text and a link to the audio.
27 sir82 in
in the interest of completeness, i will post this part of my notes as well, even though it was not as controversial as other parts.
more controversial and/or ridiculous astatements to follow in later postings.
talk 9: preparing talks for the congregation - brothr local elder
6 Gollum in
i recently read kurzweils new book the singularity is near.
this book proposes that by about 2045 the singularity will occur.
what is the singularity, you ask?
8 Gollum in
well, after almost 3 years on the board i finally made junior member.
one post on average every 10 days.
3 Gollum in
finally, a dvd player for us atheists.. .
6 Rubyvixen in
there was an interesting article in the ny times recently regarding an ancient alphabet discovery.
i found one paragraph in the article of particular interest though : .
"a vocal minority of scholars contend that the bible's picture of the 10th century b.c.