Atheists Are More Popular Than…?

We may still be unelectable, but at least today, we are more popular than swine flu:

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Thanks, New York Times readers!

  • Hank Bones

    Wasn’t there some survey fairly recently that said parents would be more comfortable marrying their child to a terrorist than to an atheist? Because I think this post places atheists squarely between terrorists and epidemics.

  • Todd

    I wonder if they are still working on that vaccine to prevent atheism.

  • http://noadi.blogspot.com Noadi

    The article is quite positive and friendly towards atheists which is always great to see in the mainstream media.

  • Luther Weeks

    I wonder if they are still working on that vaccine to prevent atheism.

    What if stem cells were alleged to cure gayness or atheism? What would George Bush do?

  • Anonymous

    Awesome! We’re more popular than swine flu! That’s as sweeeeet as being prettier than Susan Boyle.

  • ptah

    “Popular” in this context actually means that atheists are perceived as a greater threat than swine flu.