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Hemant Mehta is the chair of Foundation Beyond Belief and a high school math teacher in the suburbs of Chicago. He began writing the Friendly Atheist blog in 2006. His latest book is called The Young Atheist's Survival Guide.
And it’s only Wednesday. Oh, well, three more nights to go…
I happened to be watching an old “Family Feud” rerun last night (yeah, I know, I have no life), and the topic was “Name an excuse a man might give for not going to church on Sunday.” People were giving answers like “I have to work,” or “I want to watch the football game” or “I have nothing to wear.” But not a single person (nor the survey) said the answer I was yelling at the TV: “I’m an atheist!” (Or, not even “I’m Jewish!”)
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