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Zhade Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Sep-03-06 04:47 AM
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77. Wow, Byrd really said that?
I just lost all respect for him.

I thought he was intelligent enough to realize atheism HAS no concepts, being at heart a simple lack of belief in gods.

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  -Ahmadinejad: Atheism of big powers is rootcause of man's plight ECH1969  Sep-01-06 02:40 PM   #0 
  - My God (no pun intended) he sounds like a Republican!  NYCGirl   Sep-01-06 02:41 PM   #1 
  - Your post made me laugh out loud because the first thing I  acmavm   Sep-01-06 02:51 PM   #10 
  - religious extremists are all blood brothers and sisters  arewenotdemo   Sep-01-06 03:01 PM   #24 
  - my Iranian friend said Ahmadin. was installed by the religious wingnuts in  wordpix2   Sep-02-06 04:43 PM   #70 
  - Dear lord, won't he just shut the fuck up for once? eom  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 02:42 PM   #2 
  - Why? Has bush** shut up? They're both trying to out-crazy  acmavm   Sep-01-06 02:52 PM   #13 
     - Uh, I wish Bush would STFU too. eom  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 02:55 PM   #19 
  - Really? We atheists see crackpot religions taken to extremes  Warpy   Sep-01-06 02:42 PM   #3 
  - Bingo.  mainegreen   Sep-01-06 02:44 PM   #6 
  - ayup  Solly Mack   Sep-01-06 02:56 PM   #20 
  - Well put! nt  phillinweird247   Sep-01-06 03:23 PM   #32 
  - Not just Fundies! Read 'The End of Faith' by Sam Harris  RadiDem   Sep-01-06 07:25 PM   #44 
  - Exactly. What wars have we started? Who have we persecuted?  SoyCat   Sep-03-06 09:11 PM   #90 
  - I think not letting peope wear shorts, dance, listen to jazz and all the  zonkers   Sep-01-06 02:43 PM   #4 
  - Pat Robertson scratches head, responds, "well, sorta..."  eallen   Sep-01-06 02:43 PM   #5 
  - Where's the usual chorus of his defenders  rockymountaindem   Sep-01-06 02:47 PM   #7 
  - He's gone too far even for them. eom  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 02:51 PM   #9 
  - I guess it's ok when he's bashing Christianity  rockymountaindem   Sep-01-06 02:53 PM   #14 
     - Or denying the Holocaust. eom  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 02:54 PM   #18 
     - well, that did piss me off  arewenotdemo   Sep-01-06 03:06 PM   #29 
     - I'm missing the part where this is a threatening statement.  Warren Stupidity   Sep-01-06 09:21 PM   #49 
     - I can dislike Ahmadinejad  rockymountaindem   Sep-01-06 11:36 PM   #53 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-02-06 07:52 AM   #58 
        - So Canadians who hate Bush are advocates of an invasion of the U.S.?  Telly Savalas   Sep-02-06 09:25 AM   #63 
           - Evidently  rockymountaindem   Sep-02-06 09:50 AM   #65 
     - Just because Bush doesn't like a guy doesn't mean he's good.  Zynx   Sep-02-06 10:37 AM   #69 
     - Great post.  Zhade   Sep-03-06 04:42 AM   #73 
     - Oh please. I doubt atheists are that thin-skinned. So what if he bashes  leesa   Sep-01-06 09:59 PM   #52 
        - We're remarkably thicker-skinned than some believers, apparently.  Zhade   Sep-03-06 04:43 AM   #74 
  - Most people need a big daddy in the sky  wtmusic   Sep-01-06 02:53 PM   #16 
  - Seeing as how the last several thousand years  Warren Stupidity   Sep-01-06 09:12 PM   #48 
  - And then there are those of us who don't need myths to be good people.  Zhade   Sep-03-06 04:45 AM   #75 
  - Not as his defender  SutaUvaca   Sep-01-06 03:00 PM   #23 
  - How about his reference to the "so-called Holocaust" which "has not  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 03:04 PM   #27 
  - I don't.  igil   Sep-02-06 09:19 AM   #61 
  - I'm guessing, to a fundie like him, any non-Muslim...  Zhade   Sep-03-06 04:46 AM   #76 
  - Eh.  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-01-06 03:30 PM   #35 
  - Wow, Byrd really said that?  Zhade   Sep-03-06 04:47 AM   #77 
  - I have no idea if the translation is accurate.  Warren Stupidity   Sep-01-06 09:09 PM   #47 
  - Is this guy with the Kill All Muslims God or the Kill All Jews God?  sofa king   Sep-01-06 02:50 PM   #8 
  - Kill 'em all and let Allah sort them out. n/t  shain from kane   Sep-01-06 02:53 PM   #15 
  - Well played sir, well played.  sofa king   Sep-01-06 03:04 PM   #26 
  - Well, at least my God  hogwyld   Sep-02-06 07:34 PM   #71 
  - At our giant Atheist Convention last night....  Ezlivin   Sep-01-06 02:51 PM   #11 
  - ...setting God Almighty as its ultimate goal.  progressoid   Sep-01-06 02:52 PM   #12 
  - Time for the US and Iran to unite  DavidD   Sep-01-06 02:54 PM   #17 
  - Which ones are declared atheists?  PATRICK   Sep-01-06 02:59 PM   #21 
  - How do we know that the French version is more accurate than the English  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 03:02 PM   #25 
  - Because this isn't a 3rd party translation. His own people translated  w4rma   Sep-01-06 03:06 PM   #28 
  - We don't  PATRICK   Sep-01-06 03:10 PM   #30 
     - Except that more people in Europe speak English than  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 03:17 PM   #31 
        - Except that as a general strategy  PATRICK   Sep-01-06 03:23 PM   #33 
           - I agree that he's trying to poke a stick in the eye of the US.  geek tragedy   Sep-01-06 03:26 PM   #34 
  - Are you sure they're the same speech?  muriel_volestrangler   Sep-01-06 06:43 PM   #43 
     - That's actually more explicit than the English, isn't it?  igil   Sep-02-06 09:22 AM   #62 
  - Just another band of Rapture Rangers  48percenter   Sep-01-06 02:59 PM   #22 
  - The term "secularism" would probably be better  daleo   Sep-01-06 03:47 PM   #36 
  - Such a shame his mother didn't have an abortion  bluestateguy   Sep-01-06 04:47 PM   #37 
  - A question  Jack Rabbit   Sep-01-06 04:56 PM   #38 
  - NO, I Don't Think So  Demeter   Sep-01-06 04:58 PM   #39 
  - Other parts of the speech  PATRICK   Sep-01-06 05:27 PM   #41 
  - There is no difference between him and Jerry Falwell and Pat Robertson.  The Stranger   Sep-01-06 05:22 PM   #40 
  - This "divine messenger" needs to be returned to sender ASAP  kurth   Sep-01-06 05:50 PM   #42 
  - Dear Mr. Ahmadinejad ,  Spinoza   Sep-01-06 07:34 PM   #45 
  - He should get together with Falwell. They should love each other. n/t  GOPBasher   Sep-01-06 07:41 PM   #46 
  - will some wake up?  Superman Returns   Sep-01-06 09:54 PM   #50 
  - Hey, it ain't us atheists causing the problems...  leesa   Sep-01-06 09:55 PM   #51 
  - notice all these religious nutcases fight each other  JI7   Sep-02-06 12:58 AM   #54 
  - Us people who are not outwardly trying inflict our beliefs on others......  nolabels   Sep-03-06 04:58 AM   #79 
  - Right, and god only knows  Mythsaje   Sep-02-06 03:23 AM   #55 
  - Oh please...in his book every non-Muslim is an 'atheist'  Jeroen   Sep-02-06 05:51 AM   #56 
  - No, that's not what he thinks at all  muriel_volestrangler   Sep-02-06 06:48 AM   #57 
  - Can't we just distort everything he says?  Warren Stupidity   Sep-02-06 07:53 AM   #59 
  - There's no need to make stuff up to hate this evil S.O.B.`  geek tragedy   Sep-02-06 09:56 AM   #66 
  - The question is,  igil   Sep-02-06 09:29 AM   #64 
  - People of the Book  kineneb   Sep-02-06 10:42 PM   #72 
  - US is "one nation under god" - so what is he talking about?  ckramer   Sep-02-06 08:01 AM   #60 
  - Bush is an atheist.  gulliver   Sep-02-06 09:59 AM   #67 
  - No, he's not an atheist.  Zhade   Sep-03-06 04:51 AM   #78 
  - Nor could he read 60 books in a decade ,in practice he is atheistic  orpupilofnature57   Sep-03-06 05:07 AM   #80 
     - And what, exactly, does that mean?  Zhade   Sep-03-06 06:00 AM   #81 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-03-06 06:17 AM   #82 
           - Um...what?  Zhade   Sep-03-06 03:41 PM   #84 
           - Fuck that!  trotsky   Sep-03-06 04:54 PM   #88 
  - Bush? An Atheist? I think not!  Random_Australian   Sep-03-06 04:03 PM   #85 
  - Good Point  stepnw1f   Sep-03-06 04:07 PM   #86 
  - Interesting.  trotsky   Sep-03-06 04:52 PM   #87 
  - Good! Let's start a debate on the world stage re: the power of religion.  Straight Shooter   Sep-02-06 09:59 AM   #68 
  - In defense of Ahmadinejad  TorchesAndPitchforks   Sep-03-06 10:51 AM   #83 
  - So now its Atheisim as well as "Zionist"???  and-justice-for-all   Sep-03-06 08:36 PM   #89 
  - Well, that's what his magic book says, so he believes it.  Master of Disaster   Sep-04-06 05:58 AM   #91 
 

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