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A Smorgasbord, Avoid the E-Coli … September 2, 2013

A recent presentation by Bill Maher asked the question: “If there was one turd in the swimming pool, would you jump in?” This question was made in reference to the Bible. Taking this further, what if the swimming pool had … Continue reading

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Morality Existed Long Before Religion January 17, 2013

Many a theist claims that morality originated, emanates, from religion. My claim, and my claim is shared by many individuals, including many doing work with primates, is that morality came before religion. Religion came along and co-opted pre-existing moral perceptions. … Continue reading

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