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“The First Task of Government Is To Make Large Numbers of People Governable.”

Started this discussion. Last reply by Stephen May 13. 1 Reply

That’s what a sociologist told me after I became politically active.How does government do that? Borrowing from Robert Burns, “Let me count the ways.”Religion is one way, and religion makes other…Continue

Tags: rule, govern, power

“Once a Catholic, always a Catholic” or “Don’t toss the baby with the bath water.” How would you reply?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris on Wednesday. 8 Replies

A man who has tried several times to quit Catholicism, but each time returned, gave me the first of those lines. i had quit in 1957 and told him I’d never heard that but had often heard “Once a…Continue

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Tell Neil deGrasse Tyson You Want Evidence

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris May 13. 9 Replies

Evidence? For what?For his claim early in Chapter One of his Astrophysics for People in a Hurry that “nearly 14 billion years ago, all the space and all the matter and all the energy of the known…Continue

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The Big Bang Doesn't Deserve Your Faith. It Also Doesn't Deserve Your Tax Money

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tom Sarbeck Dec 29, 2017. 6 Replies

I once heard a Unitarian minister say Unitarianism is for people who haven't kicked the church habit.The Big Bang is for people who haven't kicked the faith habit.It has preachers. They make claims.…Continue

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Tom Sarbeck commented on Hope's group Imagine No Religion, Please!
"Chris, about the Pensacola cross win stand. By now you probably figured out that it’s lawyer-talk for asking the Supreme Court to let the lower court’s decision stand."
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Chris left a comment for Tom Sarbeck
"The reason I asked  for your email address is because I wanted you to look at  https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/scammers-spoof-email-address/"
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Chris left a comment for Tom Sarbeck
"For some reason A//U doesn't recognize you when I attempt to send an email."
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Chris left a comment for Tom Sarbeck
"Tom, Please send me your email address.  Ning can be softly slow. Chris "
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Tom Sarbeck commented on Doone has Fremdschämen's group World History
"The so-called crater was more likely where a lightninng bolt struck."
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Tom Sarbeck commented on Hope's group Imagine No Religion, Please!
"God: “If I existed I would die laughing.”"
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Tom Sarbeck commented on Hope's group Imagine No Religion, Please!
"The teachers at Cardinal Bellarmine High School don’t brag on that one."
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Chris commented on Tom Sarbeck's group Conservative Atheists
"I understand that North Western, and/or some place in that area also developed many physiological and personality tests.  In that area if you aren't Lutheran you are weird (an outsider). I wonder what Garrison Keilor,  "A Prairie…"
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Chris commented on Tom Sarbeck's group Conservative Atheists
"I wonder what Garrison Keilor,  "A Prairie Home Companion" would say about it. He and his listeners were the subjects of the study. I don't know if you listen to NPR, or ever heard the radio broadcast "A Prairie Home…"
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Chris commented on Tom Sarbeck's group Conservative Atheists
"I understand that North Western, and/or some place in that area also developed many physiological and personality tests.  I'll go ahead and say as a regional bigot and since the political divide is popular.   In that area if you…"
Thursday
Chris commented on Tom Sarbeck's group Conservative Atheists
"Interesting article Tom www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/09/080924124549.htm Atheists likely fall outside of the study group. I've found polls to be leading and stopped participating in them. For example; a question often asked; Is bla, bla,…"
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Chris commented on Tom Sarbeck's group Conservative Atheists
"The best conservative I've seen since William F. Buckley Jr.  Please see  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZYQpge1W5s British GQ Published on Oct 30, 2018 As part of our 30th-anniversary dissection of masculinity, Helen Lewis…"
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Chris replied to Tom Sarbeck's discussion “Once a Catholic, always a Catholic” or “Don’t toss the baby with the bath water.” How would you reply?
"A friend of mine was hospitalized and eventually died at a religiously based hospital. Queen of the Valley. He was a secular Jew.  Kind of funny he allowed a Catholic Preacher to prey for him. When I asked about that he said "I didn't…"
Wednesday
Chris replied to Tom Sarbeck's discussion The Strong See Themselves As Entitled to Brutalize the Weak. Only the Weak, by Uniting, Can Stop Them. in the group Progressive Atheists
"Even algae is able to bioluminescence, bloom and communicate. (This fucking computer!! for some reason isn't able to drag an image into this…"
Nov 13
Tom Sarbeck replied to Chris's discussion 1918, 11/11 11:00
"During my two years at sea (Sept 1950 to July 1952) aboard a destroyer there was not even one religious service. Flag etiquette may be important at Navy bases ashore because they may have chapels like the one here at the Vets Home."
Nov 12
Chris commented on Tom Sarbeck's group Conservative Atheists
"I found the attached and other information about conservatives and liberals interesting. These key psychological differences can determine whether you're liberal or conservative Politically, Americans are highly divided. When it comes to…"
Nov 12

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Studied math, economics & physics. Retired from computer mfg.
What brought you to Atheist Universe?
At birth a None. At six my dad put me in a Catholic School. At 26 I escaped to agnosticism. No lightning bolts hit nearby and at 78 I came out to friends as an atheist. A chat with a pal brought me to AU.

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At 6:21pm on November 19, 2018, Chris said…

The reason I asked  for your email address is because I wanted you to look at 

https://www.makeuseof.com/tag/scammers-spoof-email-address/

At 5:19pm on November 19, 2018, Chris said…

For some reason A//U doesn't recognize you when I attempt to send an email.

At 11:50am on November 19, 2018, Chris said…

Tom,

Please send me your email address.  Ning can be softly slow.

Chris 

At 3:12pm on December 13, 2017, Stephen said…

Happy Birthday Tom. Have a smashing day

At 9:13am on December 13, 2016, Stephen said…

Yes Tom that really would be a smashing day when your country rids itself of the Electoral College. But all the best mate anyway. 

At 3:09am on December 13, 2016, Stephen said…

Happy Birthday Tom. Have a smashing day. All the best my friend.

At 4:43pm on May 24, 2016, Bertold Brautigan said…

Must have been in church.

At 11:21pm on December 13, 2015, Stephen said…

De Nada my friend I hope you had a great day

At 7:04pm on December 13, 2015, Stephen said…

Happy Birthday Tom my friend have a smashing day from us all at AU

At 12:57pm on June 8, 2015, Wasiq Hussain said…

Thanks Tom sir :) .. 

 
 
 

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