Not getting a second date

Welcome to my world:

Dilbert.com

Fortunately my partner has reality-based beliefs.… Go to www.owen.org to read the rest

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What will happen to your pet after the rapture?

I love this idea for making money from people who believe that the rapture is coming:

We are a group of dedicated animal lovers, and atheists. Each Eternal Earth-Bound Pet representative is a confirmed atheist, and as such will still

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A good question

Willem Buiter on the Christmas message from the Pope

What is it about the Judeo-Christian-Islamic religious tradition that leads so many of its most prominent spokespersons to make hateful, bigoted, life-diminishing and personal security-endangering statements when it comes to human

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Is God a Democrat?

I know that it isn’t nice to laugh at the misfortune of others, but you’d have to have a heart of stone not to laugh at this.

First the religious right were asked to pray for rain during the Denver Go to www.owen.org to read the rest

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One of Mr Blair’s successes

I’ve just heard Jack Straw tell the Today programme that one of Mr Blair’s great successes was to persuade the United States at Gleneagles to increase aid to Africa.

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Farmers on welfare

It is good to see some American voices speaking out against farm subsidies.  Here is Jonah Goldberg in today's Los Angeles Times:

There are few issues for which the political consensus is so distant from both common sense and

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