The Guardian posts something on morality worth reading

It isn’t all there, but bloody hell.

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/mar/03/what-scares-the-new-atheists

…It’s a reassuringly simple equation. In fact there are no reliable connections – whether in logic or history – between atheism, science and liberal values….

…Today this a forbidden thought. How could all of humankind not want to be as we imagine ourselves to be? To suggest that large numbers hate and despise values such as toleration and personal autonomy is, for many people nowadays, an intolerable slur on the species. This is, in fact, the quintessential illusion of the ruling liberalism: the belief that all human beings are born freedom-loving and peaceful and become anything else only as a result of oppressive conditioning. …

what wut robot stop eh hold presses a moment

1. Be civil. 2. Be logical or fair. 3. Do not bore me.

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