Daily Archives: September 7, 2012

A Misdirected Hate?

I think it would be very instructive to consider the reason why Jen McCreight decided to stop blogging.  There is no mystery here, as she spells it out quite plainly: Instead of feeling gleeful anticipation when writing up a post, … Continue reading

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What does “atheist” mean?

It’s getting more and more difficult to discern the meaning of “atheist.”  Consider what Gnu activist PZ Myers mentioned in passing: Like, umm, the word “atheist”? There is a straightforward dictionary definition of that word, of course, but one thing … Continue reading

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