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The recent debate between Ken Ham and Bill Nye (Debate on Youtube) has set the blogoverse on fire.

This debate has left me wondering about the attitudes of liberals towards religion.
How do they feel about Islam, atheism, Christianity?

This weeks poll is on atheism. Although atheists account for only a small fraction of the United States population, a not insignificant part of the population is blaming them for numerous problems.

Poll

Is atheism the biggest threat to human civilization?

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| 25 votes | Vote | Results

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  •  For God's Sake... (2+ / 0-)
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    Eyesbright, PatriciaVa

    The holier-than-thou crowd are a bit trying no matter what religion, but I don't have any problem with religion. Hell, in college I studied cultural anthropology and was exposed to all sorts of believes. Personally I consider myself a Reformed* Spinozaist. A 'I am he as you are he as you are me, and we are all together, goo goo goo joob' sort of a thing.

    [* Stolen from an episode of M*A*S*H.

    Capt. Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce: [creating Tuttle's service record] Religion?
    Army Capt. 'Trapper John' McIntyre: Atheist.
    Capt. Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce: I don't believe in atheism. Let's make him a Druid.
    Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly: What's that?
    Capt. Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce: They worship trees.
    Cpl. Walter 'Radar' O'Reilly: Ah, a tree surgeon.
    Capt. Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce: [writing] Druid, reformed. They're allowed to pray at bushes. ]

    “We can always count on the Americans to do the right thing, after they have exhausted all the other possibilities.” - Winston Chuchill

    by se portland on Sun Feb 16, 2014 at 04:49:20 PM PST

  •  I Luv Broccoli (0+ / 0-)

    I'm also a quasi-lapsed Catholic.

    And I think The Pope rocks.

    "Broccoli: Now 43 Percent Less Pretentious Than Kale"

    Learn about Centrist Economics, learn about Robert Rubin's Hamilton Project. www.hamiltonproject.org

    by PatriciaVa on Sun Feb 16, 2014 at 08:07:00 PM PST

    •  What? No love for (1+ / 0-)
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      PatriciaVa

      kohl-rabi?!?!?

      I'm part of the "bedwetting bunch of website Democrat base people (DKos)." - Rush Limbaugh, 10/16/2012 Torture is Wrong! We live near W so you don't have to. Send love.

      by tom 47 on Mon Feb 17, 2014 at 08:39:07 AM PST

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