Ripplings

A chronicle of ever increasing circles of thought.
machistado:

I have this new problem where Tumblr atheists reblog almost all of my posts on MohandasGandhi and somehow make them about religion and how evil it is.
No. Stop. Enough. Why? 
I refuse to call myself an atheist due to my disbelief in a higher being from now on. The word has evolved to represent a perverse group of hateful people that I’m far too embarrassed to be grouped with. 

machistado:

I have this new problem where Tumblr atheists reblog almost all of my posts on MohandasGandhi and somehow make them about religion and how evil it is.

No. Stop. Enough. Why? 

I refuse to call myself an atheist due to my disbelief in a higher being from now on. The word has evolved to represent a perverse group of hateful people that I’m far too embarrassed to be grouped with. 

  1. gabyrippling reblogged this from machistado
  2. gabyrippling said: Sigh. This. But I’m still trying to lay my claim to the word “atheist.”
  3. sosungjackskellington said: find a subculture on tumblr that isn’t in dire need of an editorial authority, I will send in my hat.
  4. theconqueringfool said: I think Neil deGrasse Tyson summed it up best in this video youtu.be/CzSMC5r…
  5. devendras-mistress said: people don’t get the difference between being an atheist and being an anti-theist.
  6. stfupenguins said: I usually stick with “Atheist Jew”, which is not only accurate and non-contradictory, but confuses the shit out of New Atheists
  7. havissard said: basically.
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