"I am Groot." - Groot wishes you a Happy Earth Day.
It is just too hard for many (predominantly young and inexperienced) to mentally mature…and fully wean themselves from their own insecurities: Pseudoscience, confirmation bias…and comforting delusions…the lure of waning organized religion..is being replaced with other meaningless superstitions…in a vain attempt to fill a sense of impending vulnerability, in an uncertain world…
Science and Engineering Indicators 2014 has found: “In 2012, slightly more than half of Americans said that astrology was “not at all scientific,” whereas nearly two-thirds gave this response in 2010. The comparable percentage has not been this low since 1983.” http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/seind14/index.cfm/chapter-7
"More and More Americans Think Astrology Is Science" http://www.motherjones.com/authors/chris-mooney?page=6
Via Confronting Babble-On
Where the religious repeat the same platitudes that make no sense. What the heck is a mind outside of time and space?
The main post is here.
Via Friendly Atheist
I think we all just need to take a minute to appreciate THIS!! Wow!
URGENT: today in Russia, a terrible bill passed in the Russian parliament’s lower house that censors all things considered “gay”. It’s our local partners’ worst nightmare and we need your help.
This vote comes off the back of two brutal anti-gay murders in Russia, and the trial of a major LGBT rights organisation today.
Tell world leaders to STOP the crackdown, add your name:
They banned spongebob as well, but other than that this bills disgusting