Honesty and ?niceness? are not diametrically opposed concepts.
"Turn the other cheek" was misconstrued by liberal commie baby-eating atheists to mean "be a pacifist" when clearly He meant, "turn so you are better balanced when you beat the living crap out of them".
And we all know that truth in nomenclature is everything!
If the real existence of Nazareth could be disproven, then the rest of the narrative of Jesus would be moot. So, hardly a hangnail.
I think I'm basically the same person as when I was a believer as well. In fact, it was my personality and my opinions on things like homosexuality I couldn't rectify with a 'loving god' that led me to leave religion altogether.
The last conversation we had with Enoch, I suggested we might want to get in the habit of telling him to get back in his burka when he got out of hand.
yes but a spec can grow
As opposed to abandoning reason for a fantasy?
Just wait until people object to your plundering and pillaging. If you don't go about it smart, you'll find the "operating costs" grow pretty large.
Are you saying that superstition allowed Rome to rule? Or was it their efficient military and how they integrated conquered territories?
I doubt he's ever looked at disqus - plus he's in the lab almost all day :)
If "enjoyable to witness" = "I refuse to give him credit" to you, I'm afraid that's your problem
All insurance is a racket
If I wanted to look them up, I wouldn't go to a kid's conservative blog aggregator quoting disinformation shills. I'd go to a science site.