Atheist Islamophobia... Again

Atheist Islamophobia... Again

There are 3766 comments on the Religion Dispatched story from Apr 9, 2013, titled Atheist Islamophobia... Again. In it, Religion Dispatched reports that:

Sparked by a Richard Dawkins tweet , in which he drew a parallel between Islamists and Nazis, Nathan Lean recently suggested on Salon.com that the most famous representatives of the new atheism "flirt with" Islamophobia [echoing Chris Stedman's prescient warning to fellow atheists on RD this past August]. As the article explains, Dawkins, Hitchens ... (more)

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LCN Llin

United States

#3229 Aug 6, 2013
huntcoyotes wrote:
<quoted text>No sheldon I didn't- you pretty much have reading comprehension roblem, don't you? No one is allowed little sarcasm but you? Not even in response to snideness? I'll try to remember that some rules only apply to Christians.
Defensive, these agnostic/atheists
spudgun

Stoke-on-trent, UK

#3230 Aug 6, 2013
LCN Llin wrote:
<quoted text>
Do repost your proof of atheism.
If I may add my comments. There are several proofs of atheism. 1) The lack of evidence for any gods, 2) The problem of evil/suffering, 3) The inconsistency of revelations, being some of the main ones.
Thinking

Royston, UK

#3231 Aug 6, 2013
Are you saying Atheism doesn't exist?
LCN Llin wrote:
<quoted text>
Do repost your proof of atheism.

“Quantum Junctn: Use Both Lanes”

Since: Dec 06

Tulsa, Oklahoma USofA

#3232 Aug 6, 2013
Thinking wrote:
Are you saying Atheism doesn't exist?
<quoted text>
Yes... that is **exactly** what he's claiming.

He really is an idiot-- not worth the bother.

“gun control takes two hands”

Since: Mar 13

outdoors

#3233 Aug 6, 2013
Bob of Quantum-Faith wrote:
<quoted text>
Yes... that is **exactly** what he's claiming.
He really is an idiot-- not worth the bother.
If he is, then he has the advantage over you. Perhaps if you substituted "of" for "for"? C'mon, sheldon...

“My name is Trunks...”

Since: Jun 10

the alternate future

#3234 Aug 6, 2013
Where did you get the name Sheldon for Bob from?
Thinking

Royston, UK

#3235 Aug 6, 2013
From an extremely unchallenging and predictable sitcom, I think.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheldon_Cooper
Lelouch0 wrote:
Where did you get the name Sheldon for Bob from?

“My name is Trunks...”

Since: Jun 10

the alternate future

#3236 Aug 6, 2013
Lol, I hate that show, too.

“Quantum Junctn: Use Both Lanes”

Since: Dec 06

Tulsa, Oklahoma USofA

#3237 Aug 6, 2013
Lelouch0 wrote:
Where did you get the name Sheldon for Bob from?
It's a display of his extreme jealousy of me: he knows I'm roughly 10 times smarter and better educated that he'll ever even dream of.

So he chose a sitcom character who **is** 10 times smarter and better educated than he is.

Which is kinda sad, really-- a fictional character who is **smarter** than a Hunts could ever wish to become.

Of course, he's quite used to thinking about fictional characters, what with his Jewsus being one too.
Ewww

Houston, TX

#3238 Aug 6, 2013
All Muslims are terrorists!
LCN Llin

United States

#3239 Aug 6, 2013
Thinking wrote:
Are you saying Atheism doesn't exist?
<quoted text>
Not at all!

Sheldon occasionally answers for me ;-)
LCN Llin

United States

#3240 Aug 6, 2013
spudgun wrote:
<quoted text>
If I may add my comments. There are several proofs of atheism. 1) The lack of evidence for any gods, 2) The problem of evil/suffering, 3) The inconsistency of revelations, being some of the main ones.
Thanks!

“gun control takes two hands”

Since: Mar 13

outdoors

#3241 Aug 6, 2013
Bob of Quantum-Faith wrote:
<quoted text>
It's a display of his extreme jealousy of me: he knows I'm roughly 10 times smarter and better educated that he'll ever even dream of.
So he chose a sitcom character who **is** 10 times smarter and better educated than he is.
Which is kinda sad, really-- a fictional character who is **smarter** than a Hunts could ever wish to become.
Of course, he's quite used to thinking about fictional characters, what with his Jewsus being one too.
LOL-poor bob, he believes the only important measure of Man is his intellect, how sad...again.

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#3242 Aug 6, 2013
LCN Llin wrote:
<quoted text>
Do repost your proof of atheism.
ummm...the millions of atheists around the globe?
if you menat proof that it is correct, the total lack of even the teensiest shred of evidence that any god, gods or goddesses ever existed, which is what atheism acknowledges...

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#3243 Aug 6, 2013
huntcoyotes wrote:
<quoted text>LOL-poor bob, he believes the only important measure of Man is his intellect, how sad...again.
what would you consider the other important measures of a human?

“Quantum Junctn: Use Both Lanes”

Since: Dec 06

Tulsa, Oklahoma USofA

#3244 Aug 6, 2013
huntcoyotes wrote:
<quoted text>LOL-poor bob, he believes the only important measure of Man is his intellect, how sad...again.
Poor HuntsForBrains believes that faith (a lie) is a valid way to learn new things....

... sad.

But it certainly explains his ignorance...

“Quantum Junctn: Use Both Lanes”

Since: Dec 06

Tulsa, Oklahoma USofA

#3245 Aug 6, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>what would you consider the other important measures of a human?
He thinks **faith** is a valid way to "learn" stuff...!

Seriously. It's pitiful, ain't it?
LCN Llin

United States

#3246 Aug 6, 2013
huntcoyotes wrote:
<quoted text>LOL-poor bob, he believes the only important measure of Man is his intellect, how sad...again.
captures the essence of the show!
LCN Llin

United States

#3248 Aug 6, 2013
Bob of Quantum-Faith wrote:
<quoted text>
He thinks **faith** is a valid way to "learn" stuff...!
Seriously. It's pitiful, ain't it?
doubt it, just a thread ... fame on a thread?
LCN Llin

United States

#3249 Aug 6, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>ummm...the millions of atheists around the globe?
if you menat proof that it is correct, the total lack of even the teensiest shred of evidence that any god, gods or goddesses ever existed, which is what atheism acknowledges...
which ever illusion a person choses to live by

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