Well I'm back in the forums and happy to be saying Hello to my fellow posters. I have missed being a part of the forums, where one can offer unsolicited advice on all subjects without consequences unless you insist on the separation of religion and the state or insist there is no sky fairy.
This time I will be more careful when I speak up about the religious fundies. A rabid lot, they defend the indefensible with great rigor and will not have a bad word spoken about whichever version of a god their particular religion dictates. No worries, I will leave them to their own devices as much as I can. I may still find it a bit hard not to bowl over the odd homophobe and racist but otherwise intend to watch from the sidelines and let others try to separate fact from fantasy for them.
Welcome Back! Did you know that there's a filter by Edweirdo, that will let you block the religious and political forum? Might keep you out of trouble and here with us. Looking forward to hearing from you.
It's about time, mate! I'm working on a filter for individual posters. Remember this though, Maddie said she and Norah were responsible for 99% of the moderation on the forums. So don't anger the ladies and you'll be fine.
There seems to be a shortage of snake lovers here. Spiders don't seem to be popular either. I worry about that. They are yet another two phobias that can be removed with knowledge as they were installed by myths.
Unfortunately it is a creeping kind of death for progress - the whole new-christian project is about trying to return to some kind of stability through ignorance of the dark ages. Mostly because rigid morals, rigid thinking and simple minded thinking cannot cope with the freedom that we enjoy to shape our own futures.
I see the results of the closed minded thinking in religious zealots and cringe for my fellow man. How could mankind still remain so ignorant as to use their fantasy to run other peoples lives through their religion. Smart as mud.
Okay this is great! I downloaded it this morning, and it's really working wonderfully. We all know Edweirdo, a very clever and useful hubber who created the HubDefender tool for us all which detects hub-theft and...