Why Atheism Will Replace Religion

Why Atheism Will Replace Religion

There are 14711 comments on the News24 story from Aug 27, 2012, titled Why Atheism Will Replace Religion. In it, News24 reports that:

Please note that for this article "Atheism" also includes agnostics, deists, pagans, wiccans... in other words non-religious.

You will notice this is a statement of fact. And to be fact it is supported by evidence (see references below). Now you can have "faith" that this is not true, but by the very definition of faith, that is just wishful thinking.

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#5624 Feb 13, 2013
madscot wrote:
<quoted text>Sorry, anectdotes don't prove anything.
They are Very fitting for your post that prove nothing.

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#5625 Feb 13, 2013
Thinking wrote:
<quoted text>Bollocks.
Rather obsessed with those, must not have any of your own.

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#5626 Feb 13, 2013
Givemeliberty wrote:
<quoted text>Darwin, evolution an atheism have nothing to do with each other.

Wow you retards really can't do any better can you?
Talking of retards read this!!!!

This guy is as dumb as they get!!!!!

"Givemeliberty wrote:

I am especially proud of my volunteer work and donations to the humanist cause. Every year I go to the Philippines and spend thousands on food,water, clothing and medicine for the needy there. After a horrific typhoon and flooding there I was there amongst others 14 hours a day handing out supplies, giving life saving injections and treatments to those who lost their home. I stood and watched as homeless children lined up easily 3 miles deep for a package of crackers sandwich fruit and bottle of water. Unwanted children who were born because the Christian ran theocracy light government makes it nearly impossible for a woman to obtain birth control. My wife is in pre-med classes and wants to practice medicine there free to help those poor children. Here in the states I collect donations for running in marathons with the money going to children's charities and cancer or HIV awareness programs.
I have seen first hand time and time again the damage and heart breaking situations brought on by theists. The same theists who come crawling to us to help fix their mess! Oh but while we are fixing it are we thanked? Nope. We barely get the figurative broom in hand and they are shrieking at us for not believing in their imaginary friend.
Honor? I guess it is a relative term. The dozen of urban low income students I assist for free with their biology and pharmaceutical homework at two different colleges locally would probably say good ole KJ is an alright dude.
Now if coming on topix and giving the theists a little taste of backbone, the theists who try to intimidate and silence non believers because they think we should all be meek and humble and tolerate their abuse and repeated logical fallacies makes me vile, Without reason, Disrespectful, In someone's opinion? So be it, hmmm I will chuckle about how vile And disrespectful I am Friday at U of L for the 6 hours I am assisting the students there as a volunteer. Or perhaps this summer as I am passing out thousands of dollars worth of free medicine and other essentials trying to save some more homeless from dying. Yes I was walking by a group of people there and they were huddled together praying loudly and crying. I looked in and a young girl was on the ground dying of dehydration. Instead of getting her water and rushing her to the hospital they stood there holding hands and praying! I grabbed my cell phone and called for an ambulance and started trying to get her to drink. Slowly she sipped the water as the praying continued. The ambulance came after almost an hour and reluctantly took her to the hospital, the paramedic said she was good as dead and best leave it in the hands of Jesus same thing the crowd thought. She died 18 hours later. They didn't even know her name and couldn't figure it out.
I guess I'll somehow deal with being called disrespectful.
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"I semi-retired except for collecting and inspecting my rental properties. I live comfortably off my stock dividends, porn sites I own, early retirement from work and rental properties here in the states and in the Philippines. "

OMG. It's getting better all the time!!!

You're retired except for Porn and your wife is still in school!

Baaaaahaaaaaahaaaaa
Please stop!!!!

Lol BAAAAAHAAAAHAAAAA !!!!

Liberty wrote:
I am a 32 year old multi-racial man with a Johnson bigger than anyone in your family"

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#5627 Feb 13, 2013
Thinking wrote:
<quoted text>Straw man.
Woman.

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#5628 Feb 13, 2013
Thinking wrote:
<quoted text>I've no wish to take away your right to look like a massive tit.
You've got two tits, is the bollocks you're missing.

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#5629 Feb 13, 2013
Rose_NoHo wrote:
<quoted text>Guess, as they say, ignorance is bliss.
Is that your real name? Ignorance?

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#5630 Feb 13, 2013
albtraum wrote:
<quoted text>Even Anton Le Vay doesn't believe in Satan, he just likes making fun of all shose sheeple who can't think for themselves.
Atheist?

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#5631 Feb 13, 2013
NightSerf wrote:
<quoted text>If atheism were a significant risk factor for suicide, I suspect that the CDC would list it as such on this page:

http://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/suicide...

or at least list religious faith as a protective factor.
Nope, they don't want to stop a good trend.

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#5632 Feb 13, 2013
Lacez wrote:
<quoted text>I'm the one assuming?
Who's the one trying to say Jesus was born on December 25th when there is no evidence towards that in the slightest?
Who's the one claiming Jesus was born on the 25th of December when all that day was was a pagan holiday and had nothing to do with religion until Christians came along and adopted the date just to make it easier to convert?

Your ignorance only strengthens your stupidity.
Well if you look at the story of "the star of Bethlehem" you would see that the birth of Jesus was not Dec. 25 rather Dec. 25 was the day that the wise men found Jesus and gave him their gifts.

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#5633 Feb 13, 2013
Lacez wrote:
<quoted text>Got engaged!
:D

You?
Bride if Frankenstein?

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#5634 Feb 13, 2013
Lacez wrote:
<quoted text>Got engaged!
:D

You?
Of not if

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#5635 Feb 13, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
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Atheist?
Tard?
Thinking

Yeovil, UK

#5636 Feb 14, 2013
Are you? That's nice, dear.
Langoliers wrote:
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Rather obsessed with those,
Thinking

Yeovil, UK

#5637 Feb 14, 2013
7+ posts in a row gets you a "Cuntard of the Day" award.

Way to go, cuntard!
Langoliers wrote:
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Of not if

“Educating the uneducated”

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#5638 Feb 14, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
<quoted text>Unprove it.
No ones going to spend all their time finding something to prove YOUR argument. Your comment only goes to show that you have no proof and that you aren't basing your claims in fact.

If you can't support your own argument, you have no argument.

“Educating the uneducated”

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#5640 Feb 14, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
<quoted text>Is that your real name? Ignorance?
So you're saying you're in bliss with Rose?

“Educating the uneducated”

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#5641 Feb 14, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
<quoted text>Well if you look at the story of "the star of Bethlehem" you would see that the birth of Jesus was not Dec. 25 rather Dec. 25 was the day that the wise men found Jesus and gave him their gifts.
And even then, there is no evidence of his existence.
Conveniently, there is never evidence to support the bible's *stories.*
Because that's all they are; stories.

“Educating the uneducated”

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#5642 Feb 14, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
<quoted text>Bride if Frankenstein?
*groom

If that's your fancy, go ahead and think of it that way.

“Educating the uneducated”

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Montreal

#5643 Feb 14, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
<quoted text>Of not if
You know, you really are quite the Langolier, if taken from the Stephen King short story.

You eat everything up, and produce nothing.

“Vita e' Bella.”

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#5644 Feb 14, 2013
Givemeliberty wrote:
Argument to authority logical fallacy. Can't you people do any better?
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I know....I can appeal to a higher authority...Tom Brady!

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