[Turing] Atheist Answer #3

This post is part of the Ideological Turing Test Challenge. Go to the tab above for an overview and remind yourself of the voting and commenting guidelines here. What's your best reason for being an atheist? See, I hate this question, because you don't NEED a reason to be an atheist. You don't need to justify nonbelief, people who believe in a God need to produce a "reason" for that belief. I think it was Dawkins that started the comment of "Christians are atheists when it comes to most … [Read more...]

[Turing] Atheist Answer #2

This post is part of the Ideological Turing Test Challenge. Go to the tab above for an overview and remind yourself of the voting and commenting guidelines here. What's your best reason for being an atheist? The evidence. The God of the Bible-- and what else could "God" mean, in our culture?-- just doesn't seem to be operating in today's world, speaking to prophets, working miracles, and so forth. It's logical to extrapolate backwards and assume that such a being never did exist. If God is … [Read more...]

[Turing] Atheist Answer #1

This post is part of the Ideological Turing Test Challenge. Go to the tab above for an overview and remind yourself of the voting and commenting guidelines here. What's your best reason for being an atheist? The best reason for being in atheist is that there is quite simply no reason not to be. I mean this in the most basic terms possible: There is no verifiable evidence for the existence of a supernatural force(s) and/or "creator" of the universe. It is unnecessary to posit such a … [Read more...]