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god stuff

This is old news having a new outing:

‘The God of the Old Testament is arguably the most unpleasant character in all fiction: jealous and proud of it; a petty, unjust, unforgiving control-freak; a vindictive, bloodthirsty ethnic cleanser; a misogynistic, homophobic, racist, infanticidal, genocidal, filicidal, pestilential, megalomaniacal, sadomasochistic, capriciously malevolent bully.’

Richard Dawkins

The whole story is on Spiegal Online International.

2 Responses to “god stuff”

  1. Amen 🙂

    Hi Travis. Thanks for the right response.

  2. Pearl says:

    My goodness Dawkins is everywhere! This is the 4th reference I’ve seen to him this week.

    jb says: He certainly gets around. I’ve got something else lined up for next week.