Posts Tagged ‘Religion’
Kevin Kelly wrote after watching the video:
Agnostics end with the lack of an answer.
Possibilians begin with the lack of an answer.
Agnostics say, we can’t decide between this and that.
Possibilians say, there are other choices than this or that.
Agnostics say, I Don’t Know, it’s impossible to answer that question.
Possibilians say, I Don’t Know, there must be better questions.
Both start in humility, but agnosticism is bounded by our great ignorance, while possibilism is unbounded by our limited knowledge.
I think that both Dr. David Eagleman (Neuroscientist) and Kevin Kelly have shown a possible way out of the polarized and mean-spirited conversation that has captured and continues to torture mainstream America.
Autopsies released for 9 activists who were killed by Israeli commandos, 5 died from head shot wounds, one shot at extremely close range.
At this season of the winter solstice may reason prevail
There are no gods,
No devils, no angels, No heaven or hell.
There is only our natural world.
Religion is but myth and superstition
that hardens hearts and enslaves minds.
Freedom From Religion Foundation
From The Nation, p.7, January 2, 2006
Christopher Hitchens explains in a few minutes why the middle east problem will NOT be solved by religious leaders.
Words can not describe the depth of ignorance that grips the United States today. I can only imagine the batshit insane stuff these idiots are going to start spewing when the U.S. economy really starts to go south.