Thursday, April 07, 2011

The Stupid! It Burns! (billboard edition)

the stupid! it burns! Atheists Proselytize Their Faith In North Carolina
A group of atheists and agnostics in North Carolina have begun a billboard campaign which they claim is designed to help them gain acceptance into main stream society.

However, I think the statements on the billboard seem to be more of a challenge to the beliefs of religious folk than just a friendly “hey there, let’s be friends” type thing. The News and Observer article refers to the billboard quotes as “pithy.” I would not call the billboards pithy, I would call them mocking, insulting and kind of nasty in nature.
The author displays five of the FFRF Out of the Closet billboards. Woo hoo! Free advertising.

For a dose of concentrated stupidity, read the comments.

1 comment:

  1. The comments are truly mindboggling.

    The logic behind, [paraphrased] “Because anti-cigarette laws required the existence of cigarettes, there must be a god, or else the atheists would have nothing to atheate.” is astounding.


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