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YankeyMCC Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-02-04 03:06 PM
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4. Yes
In whatever way they wish, but presumably an atheist celebration would be very secular, the more secular we make it the better.
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  -Should atheists observe Christmas? DavidD  Dec-02-04 02:05 PM   #0 
  - Everyone should make up their minds for themselves  Modem Butterfly   Dec-02-04 02:12 PM   #1 
  - "Other".  MelanieArt   Dec-02-04 02:32 PM   #2 
  - What Melanie said.  phantom power   Dec-02-04 03:03 PM   #3 
  - Christianity isn't the only religion  DavidD   Dec-02-04 04:15 PM   #6 
     - Excellent point  Modem Butterfly   Dec-02-04 04:34 PM   #7 
     - In my opinion, an Atheist can reject or accept anything  MelanieArt   Dec-02-04 04:53 PM   #8 
  - Yes  YankeyMCC   Dec-02-04 03:06 PM   #4 
  - That's why I prefer New Year's Eve/Day  Modem Butterfly   Dec-02-04 03:24 PM   #5 
  - Atheist shouldn't observe anything because  fshrink   Dec-02-04 10:05 PM   #9 
  - I have a friend who...  IMModerate   Dec-02-04 10:28 PM   #10 
  - I celebrate Solstice because for me it captures humanity's essence.  trotsky   Dec-03-04 10:43 AM   #11 
  - Sure, atheists should observe Christmas....  0rganism   Dec-03-04 04:47 PM   #12 
  - Christians don't own xmas like they don't OWN marriage  Biased Liberal Media   Dec-03-04 07:36 PM   #13 
  - I don't celebrate Christmas as a religious holiday..  BeeBee   Dec-04-04 12:35 AM   #14 
  - Yes  gottaB   Dec-04-04 09:09 AM   #15 
  - I celebrate for the whole "peace on earth, goodwill towards man" concept  Gothic Sponge   Dec-04-04 09:43 AM   #16 
  - That's how we feel....and...  Phentex   Dec-04-04 10:08 AM   #17 
  - Me, too.  Pithlet   Dec-07-04 10:46 PM   #21 
  - You wouldn't believe  kdmorris   Dec-12-04 08:10 PM   #24 
  - I don't celebrate Christmas...  BlueHandDuo   Dec-05-04 06:36 PM   #18 
  - other  Hamlette   Dec-07-04 08:31 PM   #19 
  - I wasn't brought up Christian  DavidD   Dec-07-04 10:31 PM   #20 
     - absurd?  Hamlette   Dec-08-04 01:26 AM   #22 
        - Boring and silly  DavidD   Dec-08-04 12:53 PM   #23 
  - Wouldnt that be a little bit like Jews observing January 30?  Endangered Specie   Dec-12-04 10:29 PM   #25 
  - yes. through a sniper scope  leftofthedial   Dec-13-04 10:21 AM   #26 
  - Yes, because for the most part, it's the one time of year  SiouxJ   Dec-13-04 10:51 AM   #27 
  - I celebrate being with my family  curse10   Dec-13-04 08:31 PM   #28 
  - I Celebrate For Family  really annoyed   Dec-14-04 01:03 AM   #29 
  - I celebrate on Xmas day, which does not mean I celebrate  NCevilDUer   Dec-15-04 03:46 PM   #30 
  - It's a paid day off where everyone gives you stuff  DinoBoy   Dec-15-04 06:38 PM   #31 
  - Hell yeah. It's about Santa, man!  Killarney   Dec-17-04 04:55 PM   #32 
     - I saw a TV evangelist shooting Santa on stage as part of the act  robbedvoter   Dec-18-04 04:49 PM   #33 
 

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