Tag Archive: Judaism

Mar 19

Israeli Government Stupidity

In Brief— An examination of why the Israeli government stands in the way of peace with the Palestinians. The Definition of Insanity— It is often said that insanity is doing the same thing over and over while expecting a different result. If that is the case, why is the Israeli government refusing to treat the …

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Jun 19

Holy Baloney! The Ten Commandments Dissected

In Brief—Many believers who have little idea what the Judeo-Christian Ten Commandments actually say want them to be enshrined as the law of the land. This piece describes the rules by which those fundamentalists would have all of us live. Be careful what you wish for…you might get it. —————————————————————————————————————————- The Ten Commandments Myth— ”…[The] …

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Apr 10

Revisiting “The Many Flaws of Islam”

In Brief—Frequent reader visits to the blog piece “The Many Flaws of Islam” shows that Islam requires further examination and explanation. ———————————————————————————————————————————– All Religion is Illogical— As stated by Nobel Prize-winning physicist Steven Weinberg, “With or without [religion] you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good …

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Feb 07

Words and Tilting at Windmills

In Brief—Lionel Burt reached the end station on life’s trip this week. As he would have put it, words have meaning. These are the words I wrote eighteen months ago. Somehow, this piece was never published. Not a word has been changed. They are as applicable today as the day they were written. Lionel was …

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Nov 08

Fear, Ignorance and Brainwashing

In Brief—Fear, Ignorance and Brainwashing are the reasons why humans believe in supernatural beings. This updated piece points out that it is past time for humankind to cast aside limiting beliefs that are unsupported by credible evidence. ———————————————————————————————————————————– Fear is Destructive…Almost Always— As I said in The FIB Theory, being a freethinker, I have studied …

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Oct 18

God is Good. Right?

In Brief—A review of a few of the instances in which the all-good, all-seeing and all-powerful Abrahamic deity has dealt with humanity in ways that expose the delusional nature of belief. ——————————————————————————————————————————– Do as I Say, Not as I Do— Knife raised to strike the death blow, Abraham is stopped by God from killing his …

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May 24

And Man Created God

In Brief—From unseen spirits that were either friendly or unfriendly, our distant ancestors created the spirits that slowly evolved into the gods that are worshiped in the modern world. Imaginary then; imaginary now, but humankind’s creation has come to poison our world and cause the misery that we see around us today. ——————————————————————————————————————- The Evolution …

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May 03

Are Christians Worshipping Satan?

In Brief—Logic dictates that what you believe about a supreme being may not be what you want it to be. Look at it logically and see if what you believe makes sense. ———————————————————————————————————————- The Bible Says It’s So— I have long wondered at the discrepancy between what the Judeo-Christian Bible says and the reality of …

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Sep 25

The FIB Theory

What Do We Fear and Why? “Religion, since it has its source in terror, has dignified certain kinds of fear and made people think them not disgraceful. In this it has done mankind a great disservice: all fear is bad. I believe that when I die I shall rot, and nothing of my ego will …

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