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Art
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Activism
             • Black Lives Matter vs Stop the Steal
             • Defund the Rape Police
             • Freedom Now
             • Police Lives
             • Families Matter
             • Change the World
             • BLM Demands
             • Occupy Wall Street Seriously
             • Atheist Billboards
             • Atheism and Activism
             • Some Perspective For the Election
             • Disgusting Socialist Song
             • A Pussy Riot in Siberia
             • Smoking the Quran
             • Park Bench Activism
             • This is Speech
             • Is This Speech?

Animals
             • Animal Sacrifice
             • Nothing to Worry About
             • Where Do Morals Come From?
             • Treatment of Animals
             • Transcending Suffering
             • Life After Death and Animals

Atheism
             • Is Atheism a Belief
             • Spiritual Religious Atheism
             • Turning to Christ
             • Old vs. New Atheism
             • Message
             • Christian Atheist
             • What Atheists Discuss
             • Atheist Problem
             • Atheist Invocation
             • Angry Atheists
             • Atheists Have A "Hole"
             • Born Atheist?

Belief
             • Bad Things
             • Is Belief Like Love?
             • Getting It
             • Happy Santa Time
             • Baptizing the Dead Again
             • Nothing
             • Ignoring the Truth
             • Proof is in the Pudding
             • Crisis of Faith
             • More
             • Ask a Jew
             • Why Think It
             • So Hopeless
             • True Confidence
             • Belief as a System
             • Kirk Cameron's Marriage Advice
             • Creative Visualization
             • Knooooowing
             • Why Not Belief?
             • Afterlife Social Program
             • Can We Ignore Our Differences?
             • Waste of Time
             • Y Do U Care?
             • Witch Wars
             • The Harm of Belief
             • Exclusive Apprehension Both Ways
             • God Dividing America
             • Truth For One

             • Logic and Sources and Still Wrong
             • The Stuff of Personality
             • Tara Millionaira
             • Blind Men + Elephant = Meh
             • Agnosticism - Wishy-Washy?
             • Why Belief Seems Wrong
             • Science vs. Religion
             • All Paths Lead to God
             • Why We Need Faith
             • Science by Faith
             • Bill Nye Debates Creationist Guy

             • Trust Not in Your Own Understanding
             • Disproving the Bible
             • Why Should I?
             • Faith and NDEs
             • Pascal's Wager = God is Evil
             • Thank You Jesus for the Cherry Juice
             • Atheists - What about Life after Death?
             • Efficacy of Faith
             • Matters of Faith

             • Do you believe in God?
             • What's Your Deal?
             • Believe In
             • Robbing Humans to Pay God
             • Interlocking Viral Memes
             • Christianity - What's to Like?
             • Why not believe in Santa?
             • Big Reasons Belief Messes Things Up For Everyone
             • Belkin the Elf vs. God
             • Baptizing the Dead

Bible
             • How Things Are
             • Bible Takes Work
             • The Herder's Way
             • Consulting Scripture
             • The Message of the Bible
             • Bible Study
             • Bible Challenge
             • Bible Mis Understanding
             • Is the Bible Morally Neutral?
             • The Bible
             • Scripture

Buddhism
             • Consider Buddhism
             • Vipassana and Non-Attachment
             • Ted Talk Enlightenment
             • Dalai Lama & Compassion
             • Religious Tyranny
             • Finding Oneself
             • Books About Enlightenment
             • Buddhism Stacks Up
             • Buddhism is Better
             • Karma Explained Again
             • Distraction From Enlightenment
             • Separateness
             • Enlightenment Now
             • Jesus vs. Enlightenment
             • Nirvana
             • Jesus vs. Buddha
             • Mindfulness vs. Buddhism
             • Enlightenment
             • Buddhism and Peace
             • Enlightenment
             • Defend Reincarnation
             • Souls and Enlightenment
             • Questions about Buddhism
             • Disagreement about Karma
             • Catholic Speculation vs. Buddhism

Climate Change/Pandemic
             • What to Call It
             • Climte Independence Day
             • The Coming Collapse



Drugs
             • Alcohol Free Will
             • Partying in College
             • Fat People
             • Stop Drinking Your Way
             • More than AA
             • Sybil Exposed
             • Legalize Weed
             • Psychedelica
             • Legalization
             • Crack Ho Morality
             • Drugs, Etc.
             • Compassion and the Lack Thereof
             • Good Drugs
             • Addiction and Fault

Economics
             • Refusing to Walmart
             • DemSoCap
             • Whence the Jobs
             • Capitalism "vs." Socialism
             • Dying of Growth
             • Wonder Broom
             • One Less Yacht
             • Give a Fish
             • Rewarding the Rich
             • Fuck Jobs
             • Off the Charts
             • Single Payer
             • Robot Takeover
             • Jobs Suck
             • Economic Hope
             • The Future of Work
             • Fair Inequality
             • Those Bailouts
             • Libertarian - Nothing.
             • Economic Equality
             • Libertarian Traffic
             • Mandatory Health Coverage
             • "The Threat"
             • Encouraging Business
             • Banding Together To Help The Rich
             • Smith vs. Nash
             • Outrage at the Rich
             • Financial Crash of 2008 Explained
             • Unlevelling the Field
             • Jobs
             • We are not Poor
             • The Investments of the 158
             • $100,000 Playhouse
             • The Perfect Salary
             • Class Warfare
             • The Business Man and the Living Wage
             • United States, Hell Hole
             • Adam Smith was Wrong
             • Paid Maternity Leave
             • Go Poor
             • Except for the Rich
             • The iEverything   Economy
             • More Capitalism
             • Capitalist Unreason
             • Just Get Used To It
             • Raise Minimum Wage!
             • What is "Ghetto"?
             • Does Money Serve Life?
             • Checks and Balances on Wealth
             • Airlines Charging Double
             • Jubilee
             • Fuck Money
             • Blame the Bank
             • The Bad Kids

Evolution
             • Theories
             • A Big Bang Theory
             • Design Flaw
             • Who the Terrorists Are
             • Pursuit of Happiness
             • Theistic Evolution
             • Nature
             • Creationism In School
             • Evolution Bullcrap
             • Why Must Men Lead
             • Evil
             • Love
             • Evolution By God
             • Divine Creation
             • Deprogramming
             • Evolution and Creation?
             • Start of Life
             • Not Perfect
             • On Building a Brain
             • Paradoxical Subsequent Anthropogenesis
             • Real Creation Story
             • Evolution vs. Creationism in Science Class
             • Evolution by...

Gods
             • ? vs. Greeks
             • Who Knows More About God
             • Heavenly Father
             • Messiah Returns!
             • God Not A Parent
             • Anger of the Gods
             • Name of God
             • God? Really?
             • Everything Real
             • Coal and Sticks
             • Earthquakes & the Importance of God
             • Is God Transgender?
             • Religion vs. Gods
             • Waste of Time
             • Run Their Lives
             • Did You Hear? New God!
             • What God Wants
             • Neptune
             • What Does God Mean
             • Quantum Mystics
             • Micromanager God
             • Pledge of Allegiance
             • Thinking of God
             • Counting The Gods
             • Truth and God
             • Understanding God
             • Unseen
             • Thoughts on Judgement
             • The Trinity
             • Arm Not Healed By God
             • What Can God Do?
             • More Fun With Katy
             • "Relationship" With...?
             • Facts About God
             • God...or Not
             • Is God Infallible?
             • Religion and Gods
             • Feeling a Connection
             • God's Punishment
             • Government in Heaven

Guns
             • Gun Epidemic
             • Do Guns Prevent Crime?
             • Shooting an Intruder
             • Guy With A Gun
             • Disrupting Gun Culture
             • Gun Culture 2.0

Hell
             • Heaven For Who
             • Can You See Hell From Heaven?
             • Hell
             • 70 Teachers
             • Thoughts on Proselytizing
             • Hell Yes!
             • Judgement Day
             • Free Will To Obey
             • Lake of Fire
             • Perfect Body in Heaven
             • Christ-Only Salvation
             • Choosing Hell
             • All About Hell
             • Is Hell Bad?
             • Jesus or Burn
             • The Rape of God
             • The Rape of God II

Morality
             • Who is Happier
             • Ease and Strain
             • Important
             • Giving to Panhandlers
             • Morality in School
             • Swagger
             • Keeping Up The Disabled
             • Liberal Morality
             • Slowing Down With Civilization
             • Evil Evil
             • When is Lying OK
             • Hypothetical Torture
             • Good
             • American Hero
             • Meditations on Moloch
             • Be Good!
             • Sentient Robots
             • Eye For An Eye
             • Feedback Loops
             • Good and Evil
             • Morality by Observation
             • God Laws vs Human
             • My Stupid Mother
             • Star Trek Morality
             • Meaning of Life
             • More Meaning
             • Torturing the Evil
             • Wizards in the Closet
             • Zeitgeist and Controlling the World
             • Good and Bad
             • Death Penalty
             • List-Based Morality
             • Is Life Precious?

Neoism
             • Neoist Values
             • Spiritual Story
             • The New Religions
             • Enlightenment, Mysticism and Neoism
             • Interview with A Neoist
             • Casting Spells
             • Making a New Religion
             • Missing From Secularism
             • Which Religion is Right?
             • Real Creation Story
             • Neoism Tract

Parenting
             • Being Filial
             • American Formula
             • Kids Today
             • Raising Kids To Be...
             • Child Worship
             • What is Popular?
             • Generation of Narcissists
             • No Phones
             • Consistency Parenting
             • Bullying at School

Politics
             • Incitement
             • Def the Dif Indef
             • Tolerating Riots
             • Truth and Reconciliation
             • Republicanism vs. Trumpism
             • Coming Together
             • At Long Last - No Sense of Decency
             • What BLM Wants
             • Sympathy for the Devil
             • How to Understand the Protests
             • "Blue" Lives
             • Again Why Joe?
             • Blame The President
             • Biden - Not Mean
             • Mail-In Voter Fraud - And Mean
             • Trump and Power
             • Bringing Down the Statues
             • Canceling Elvis
             • Why Vote For Biden
             • Trump Neighbor
             • The 1619 Project
             • American Failure
             • WPS II
             • White People Shit
             • I Read the Mueller Report
             • Are they Coming for the Birth Control?
             • Moving the Embassy
             • Politics and Kids
             • Imaginary Power
             • Publicly Financed Elections
             • Nationalism
             • Racism
             • Government
             • Standing Your Ground
             • Rise Up or Die
             • Make it Rich
             • Did Obama Cause You Suffering?
             • Post-Election Reflection
             • Terrorist Threat
             • Citizens United
             • America...Great?
             • Libertarian Reasons
             • Alt-Right NewSpeak
             • Trump Rates
             • IF Hillary
             • Republicans Have Spoken
             • Political Death Match
             • "Black Dads Matter"
             • National Identity
             • Genetically Modified Foods
             • Driving While Black
             • The Limits of Freedom
             • Political Sides
             • Forgotten Americans
             • "Government is Bad" Framing
             • Not a Terrorist
             • Leadership
             • Feminism
             • Political Substance
             • Kinds of Racism
             • What the Difference Is
             • Microagression
             • Climate Change and the Poor
             • Just Government
             • Baltimore Riots
             • Should Women's   Orgasms Be Banned?
             • How To Become A   Liberal
             • Fanaticism Defined
             • Why is ISIS like this?
             • New World Order
             • Blacks and Education
             • Turning to the Left
             • What is "Ghetto"?
             • Would You Elect an Atheist?
             • The Shutdown
             • Democrats vs. Republicans
             • The Tea Party

Reason
             • Bill Maher is Right
             • Message from the Past
             • Age of Reason
             • Vision for the Future
             • Epistemic Crisis II
             • Epistemic Crisis
             • Logic
             • Finding the Truth
             • War on Christmas
             • Understanding Less
             • Ice and Fascism
             • Progress
             • Science and Religion
             • Witches and Prayer
             • Rather Be Religious Than Right
             • Violence and Power
             • Other Than
             • Lost America
             • Rid The World Of
             • Why Argue It
             • Question Everything?
             • How Do We Know We Know
             • Law of Averages
             • Getting Answers
             • Wisdom
             • The Flat Earth Method
             • Change the World
             • Knowing the Truth
             • Forget Science
             • Plea for Emotional Intelligence
             • Descartes and Intelligent Design
             • Accuracy
             • Rube
             • Spiritually Blind
             • Non-working Methods
             • Truth and Wisdom
             • Embracing Differences
             • The Colorblind Proposal
             • Is That a Fact
             • Agree to Disagree
             • Soul and Truth
             • Compare Faith To Reality?
             • Prove Your Love!
             • Solipsism
             • R U A Sinner?
             • Our Perceptions
             • Getting By Without God
             • MY Truth and Variations in Human Perception
             • Religion and Error
             • MY Truth
             • Asking for Proof
             • Aliens and UFOs
             • Spiritual Blindness
             • You are the Universe

Religion
             • True Religion
             • Learning About Religion
             • Religious Choices
             • Religious Extremism
             • Seed Money
             • What's it to You?
             • Christianity Twisted
             • Live and Don't Let Live
             • Is it a religion? Is that enough?
             • My Decision
             • War for Christmas
             • Limits of Religion
             • The Big Lie
             • Typical Convo About Religion
             • Touchι
             • Feasible
             • Same Stuff, New Year
             • Why Debate Religion
             • Teaching Islam in School
             • When Love Started
             • Decalogue
             • The Truth of Christianity
             • How the Universe Started
             • Not Wrong
             • Religious Debate
             • Blame the Path
             • Sin vs. Hamartia
             • The Long Con
             • Equality in Islam
             • The Religion of the Future
             • Gotcha Christian
             • One True Religion
             • Like Astrology
             • Pretty Big Problem
             • Holiday Rip Off
             • Dharma vs. Religion
             • What Prayer Does
             • Precepts vs. Commandments
             • Spinning on Hindus
             • True And Free
             • Bad Directions
             • Why People Reject God
             • Christian vs. Muslim vs. Me
             • A Good Tip
             • Better or Worse
             • Various Threats
             • Merry Holidays
             • Fear of Accidental Baptism
             • Violence and Religion
             • Local Mythology
             • Religion is Not About God
             • Dear World, Christian
             • In a Nutshell
             • Not So Virgin Birth
             • Is Nice Christianity OK?
             • Alternate Religious  Styles
             • Dog Sacrifice Afterlife
             • Jesus vs. Buddha
             • Christian Outreach
             • Checking About the Sacrifice
             • Proselytizing
             • Less Christianity
             • Jesus OK With Gay -  But Who Cares?
             • Christian Persecution
             • The Problem, Again
             • Focus on Jesus
             • Abrahamic Faiths Inherently Offensive
             • Mentally Unsound
             • Sin Works
             • Why Christianity III
             • Bad Ideas
             • Adam & Eve Naked
             • Why Pick on Christianity?
             • Why Christianity Continued
             • Jesusism vs. Christianity
             • Legitimacy of Christianity
             • Religion = Just "Misused"
             • Religion Misused Cont.
             • The Reason for the Season
             • Are Hindus Saved?
             • Is Christianity Good?
             • Religious Discussion and Missionaries
             • Ick, Blood Sacrifice
             • What's wrong with Christianity?
             • Funny Spin on   Christianity
             • Christianity Lite and Answers to Christian Questions
             • Common Ground
             • Similarities in Religions

Sexuality
             • Defending the Indefensible
             • Transgender in the Locker Room
             • Where is Hate?
             • Gay Bath Houses
             • Fuck Ups
             • Still a Thing in 2020?
             • Gay in Nature
             • Never Cheating
             • Not Him Too!
             • Gay Mosque
             • Obama and the Prostitutes
             • Talking about Trans
             • Abortion Must Be Legal
             • Is Sex like Movies or the Bathroom?
             • Cheating
             • Sex, Gay Sex and Hinduism
             • Defunding Planned Parenthood
             • Preventing Abortion
             • Not Loving
             • Same Sex Marriage
             • The Future of Marriage
             • You're gay and I still    love you, but…..
             • Condemning Gays
             • Christianity, Homosexuality and Error
             • Gods and Gays
             • Bible's Mixed Messages About Homosexuality
             • Is Homosexuality Wrong?
             • End of Marriage?

Socialism
             • Socialism Is
             • Universal Healthcare
             • Getting Enough II
             • Getting Enough
             • Teens, Property...and Oprah
             • Work, Work
             • A Generous Society
             • Stand in Line
             • Capitalism "vs" Socialism  (Again)
             • Medicare for All
             • Gov vs. Private Service
             • Is College Necessary?
             • Full On Society
             • Workonomics
             • Corporate Values on Star Trek's 50th
             • Everything Free
             • Brexit vs. NHS
             • Who is College For
             • Work for What Matters
             • Not Equal
             • Socialism Today
             • Childhood Poverty
             • Utopias and Beyond
             • Capitalism, Greed,Generosity, Socialism- and Bernie
             • The Logic Of Bernie Sanders
             • + 10 Educated Reasons to Support Him
             • Deodorant Debate
             • What Economy Works
             • Finland, Finland, Finland
             • Social Security
             • Loaves n Fishes Socialism
             • Capitalism and Socialism
             • The Fall of Rome
             • Making People Work
             • Dash of Socialism

Spiritual Experience
             • Cosmic Rebuttal
             • Destiny
             • Just Knew It Was God
             • The Cosmic Story
             • What Does It For You?
             • Could Be Real
             • Want from Death
             • Happens to Everyone