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Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 13, 2014 12:55 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - It's inconceivable to me that an issue in which one side is arguing that half of all human beings are entitled to an inferior class of civil rights could be unimportant to anyone. Conversation can only help, right? David W. Mar 13, 2014 12:54 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Linda, Definitely a lot of back and forth. Most atheists do align pro-choice, so I'd expect a lot of supportive comments. I almost said in my last email that we can turn this controversy over David's comments into Stephanie R. Mar 13, 2014 12:47 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 13, 2014 12:09 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 13, 2014 12:01 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Nick, It is not that we are "recruiting" people who espouse evil. What we are do Don W. Mar 13, 2014 11:51 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - body{font-size:10pt;font-famil­y:arial,sans-serif;background-­color:#ffffff;color:black;}p{m­argin:0px;} The more I think about it, the more peculiar the abor Nick H. Mar 13, 2014 11:35 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - no worries, at all. On Thu, Mar 13, 2014 at 9:11 AM, Don Prange < [address removed] > wrote: Stephanie R. Mar 13, 2014 10:02 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Ref Woody's comment: I very much appreciate the efforts of anyone promoting the separation of church and state. Religious people, atheist, conservative, and liberal. I especially appreciate the efforts of Beltway and Stephanie R. Mar 13, 2014 9:59 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 13, 2014 9:27 AM
RE: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Rick W. Mar 13, 2014 8:38 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Don P. Mar 13, 2014 7:45 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Don P. Mar 13, 2014 7:41 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Amen. Nate G. Mar 12, 2014 10:21 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Ladies and Gentlemen, Woody L. Mar 12, 2014 9:42 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - He handled it. See Nate's comments. George <[address removed]> wrote: Stephanie, Stephanie R. Mar 12, 2014 9:29 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - body{font-size:10pt;font-famil­y:arial,sans-serif;background-­color:#ffffff;color:black;}p{m­argin:0px;} So then you also remember William F. Buckley, whose G Nick H. Mar 12, 2014 9:28 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Stephanie, Is that necessary? AA's agenda is specifically to support atheists. If he starts claiming that various atheists aren't worthy of being members because they have opposing views on other sub George Mar 12, 2014 9:26 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Lolz Sent from my iPhone On Mar 12, 2014, at 9:23 PM, Stephanie Ragusky < raguskys@gmail Nate G. Mar 12, 2014 9:23 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Well hell, Nate. That's exactly what I was looking for. Thank you for coloring it red so I can see the words. Excellent. Time to get off the damn phone. That's my excuse, and I'm sticking with it. Stephanie R. Mar 12, 2014 9:22 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Stephanie This is Silverman's second paragraph in his reply on the blog: "I said that Nate G. Mar 12, 2014 9:14 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 12, 2014 9:07 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - This dialogue has got me all fired up. The main thing I want to say is that party labels are very limiting, and make it difficult to see things as they actually are, and even more difficult to see the limits o William A. Mar 12, 2014 9:00 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - There's also a secular argument against right to die and and gay sex (both are bad, but they exist). David's original comment ignores that, and puts those tw Stephanie R. Mar 12, 2014 8:29 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - That blog comment is so much BS. Who is Silverman to redefine conservatism? Which has had its religious associations since Burke supposedly invented it. Economic conservatism used to be called liberalism, hence its present-day synonym "classical liberalis Nick H. Mar 12, 2014 7:59 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available George Mar 12, 2014 7:43 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Sure, as long as they are attributed. Eric Herrman On Wed, Mar 12, 2014 at 6:09 PM, Don Wharton < nondescript Mar 12, 2014 6:48 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 12, 2014 6:24 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Linda, I have been dealing with a generic category of anti-atheist bigotry within WASH. Don W. Mar 12, 2014 6:09 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 12, 2014 5:20 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - He only said there was a secular argument against abortion Jeffrey J. Mar 12, 2014 5:00 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - "Some of my best friends are conservative"  :-) Victor On Wed, Mar 12, 2014 at 4:11 PM, Ellen Wingrove < VG Mar 12, 2014 4:50 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - He's not anti-choice. I think he was mis-quoted. On Wed, Mar 12, 2014 at 11:19 AM, Stephanie Ragusky < Ellen W. Mar 12, 2014 4:13 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - We were there supporting American Atheists. Our position, as stated to attendees, is that the Republican Party is NOT conservative, but has been taken over by the religious right (as has the leadership of CPAC). The religious right is Ellen W. Mar 12, 2014 4:10 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - I think David was trying to stick a wedge between social and fiscal conservatives. Really, social conservatives, aka the Religious Right, are not r nondescript Mar 12, 2014 1:35 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - What I think that is going on is that David is saying what conservatives like to hear ("I support the military", "I am fiscally conservative") yet because of politics, conservatives have been hypocrite. Christopher John D. Mar 12, 2014 11:40 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Linda, http://www.rawstory.com/rs/201­4/03/07/david-silverman-cpac-i­s-crawling-with-closet-atheist­s/ Stephanie R. Mar 12, 2014 11:19 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Preview not available Linda Mar 12, 2014 11:10 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - I did find Silverman's recent comments disappointing. Particularly the timing of them. I have NO problem with NOVA tabling. Thank you Rick Lori P. Mar 12, 2014 11:04 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Thank you, Mr. Wingrove. Stephanie Ragusky On Wed, Mar 12, 2014 at 10:46 AM, Rick Wingrove < Stephanie R. Mar 12, 2014 10:49 AM
RE: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Rick W. Mar 12, 2014 10:44 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Tabling at CPAC - Hello Don, I cannot speak for what NOVA Atheists stands for, but what I do know is that among atheists in general and NOVA Atheists in particular, there are atheists who are conservative. What I also know is that CPAC does Christopher John D. Mar 12, 2014 4:05 AM
Tabling at CPAC - Hi Friends, Don W. Mar 12, 2014 1:54 AM
Meetup details changed: March Book Club - The March Book Club time and date have changed. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/NOVA-Ath­eists/events/168432612/ Katrina Mar 10, 2014 12:32 PM
Due to Weather - CPAC Tabling cancelled for today. - Due to a winter weather advisory, today's tabling at CPAC is cancelled. Tabling is still on for tomorrow. Weather is expected to be near 60 deg. and sunny. Come join us on Saturday! Rick Rick W. Mar 7, 2014 6:34 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] March Book Club Nominations - Hi Katrina,  We had good discussions yesterday, and the subject of free will came up again. There was a lot of interest in reading Sam Harris' book "Free Will", followed by many of the essays that have come Sean B. Feb 24, 2014 9:59 AM
March Book Club Nominations - Hi everyone, We currently have two nominations for our March Book Club selection. If you would like to nominate a book, please do so by 1) responding to me directly or 2) posting your nomination on our Shelfari site (http://www.shelfari.com/group­s/432 Katrina Feb 23, 2014 9:14 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Gender and Catholic Church in Poland - I saw that, Woody, and almost sent to you! Gloria On Monday, January 27, 2014, Woody Lipinski < [address removed] > wrote: Gloria C. Jan 27, 2014 9:17 PM
Gender and Catholic Church in Poland - http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01­/27/opinion/ Woody L. Jan 27, 2014 8:55 PM
February Book Club Choice - Good afternoon, I've created a poll for those interested to vote for the February NOVA Atheists Book Club selection. The choices are as follows: 1. "The Selfish Gene" by Richard Dawkins 2. "God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything" b Katrina Jan 25, 2014 4:18 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Get together at the Lakeside - Get together at the Lakeside, scheduled to occur on Thursday, January 23,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. Since no one has signed up for this meetup, I shall cancel it and do something interesting. Cheers Gloria C. Jan 22, 2014 7:48 PM
Reminder: Meetup at Travinia on Thursday, January 9th - Hey all you members old and new!  Don't forget, we have a meetup scheduled at Travinia in Leesburg for Thursday, January 9th.  What better way to start off the new year than hanging out with other godless heathens?  Hope to see you all there!! Alysen Jan 4, 2014 11:46 AM
Thursday Lakeside Bungalow Meetup - I have canceled this meetup, since it is right between two major holidays and even I will not be able to attend. Happy Axial Tilt to all and see you all next year. Gloria Gloria C. Dec 22, 2013 11:13 PM
Court House Lawn Tabling Event Cancelled Due to Weather - OK, kids, I'm calling it. Tomorrows tabling on the Loudoun County Court House lawn is cancelled due to inclement weather. It will be snow early, turning to mixed precip by PM and tapering off. High temp will be 36-38 deg F so freezing and icy streets s Rick W. Dec 13, 2013 10:35 AM
Weather Update - It looks like there may be some snow or mixed precipitation early in the day on Saturday, but it doesn't look like much and it should be ending by the afternoon. High will be above freezing, so probably the streets will be mostly clear.  This wil Rick W. Dec 12, 2013 1:43 PM
Fwd: FIRST my Appeal and Time To Register NEXT SSS Calendar for Dec 9 - 16, 2013 - Preview not available Woody L. Dec 11, 2013 12:20 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Get together at the Lakeside - Get together at the Lakeside, scheduled to occur on Thursday, December 5,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me through the Gloria C. Dec 5, 2013 4:47 PM
FESTIVUS 7 is Almost Here! - Festivus 7 is just 9 days out! Please RSVP as soon as possible so we can plan for food and drink. If you RSVP'd but didn't pay yet, please pay as soon as possible or email me to let me know you'll pay at the door. Like last year, the price is $25 for r Rick W. Dec 5, 2013 1:44 PM
Tonight's Lakeside meetup - Hello Everyone, I am the only one signed up for the Sterling meetup tonight. Is anyone else going? At all? Please let me know. Thanks. Gloria Gloria C. Dec 5, 2013 9:58 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - Ellen I'm planning to go, count me. Too busy to RSVP. I will. Sent from my iPhone On Dec 3, 2013, at 8:50 PM, Ellen Wing Nate G. Dec 5, 2013 1:15 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - Thanks...thinking I need to place the order in another week. What do we need for paper supplies, cups, etc. I'll pick those up with the shrimp trays from Costco On Dec 3,[masked]:50 PM, "Ellen Wingrove&qu Stephanie R. Dec 3, 2013 8:55 PM
Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - Festivus 7 is less than 2 weeks away! Please RSVP so we know you are coming and can plan food and drink. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.m Ellen W. Dec 3, 2013 8:49 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] FYI: Dennett-LaScola book on non-believing clergy - Preview not available John S. Nov 30, 2013 6:24 PM
RE: [NOVA-Atheists] FYI: Dennett-LaScola book on non-believing clergy - Preview not available Bob B. Nov 30, 2013 2:32 PM
FYI: Dennett-LaScola book on non-believing clergy - Linda Nov 30, 2013 12:18 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - I won't know if I can make it until sometime next week. On Sun, Nov 24, 2013 at 8:12 PM, Mmewsic < Mm Nick H. Nov 27, 2013 10:54 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - Mmewsic Nov 24, 2013 8:12 PM
January Book Club voting - Good evening! We've decided to skip a book club meeting for December.  We will hold our next meeting on Sunday, January 26, 2014. There are three choices for the January book.  Please use th Katrina Nov 24, 2013 7:18 PM
Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/NOVA-Ath­eists/events/149722672/ When : Saturday, December 14 Ellen W. Nov 23, 2013 3:16 PM
Meetup details changed: FESTIVUS 7!!!!!!!!!! - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/NOVA-Ath­eists/events/149722672/ When : Saturday, December 14 Ellen W. Nov 18, 2013 7:37 PM
Festivus 7 - Hey Everyone! It's time for Festivus! This year, our 7th Festivus will be held on Saturday, December 14th, from 6:00 PM until the cops come. I will be posing the announcement in the next couple of days but I wanted to give everyone a heads up s Rick W. Nov 5, 2013 5:40 PM
November book club choice - Hi everyone! We have three choices for the November book club: "God's Funeral" by A.N. Wilson "The Making of the Fittest: DNA and the Ultimate Forensic Record of Evolution" by S Katrina Oct 21, 2013 5:15 PM
Fwd: [atheists-27] Group Membership - ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From: Woody Lipinski < [address removed] > Date: Woody L. Oct 18, 2013 1:00 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Tabling @Values Voters Summit - Saturday Oct. 12 - Tabling @Values Voters Summit - Saturday Oct. 12, scheduled to occur on Saturday, October 12,[masked]:00 AM has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Please update your plans accordingly. If you have further questions, you can email me throug Ellen W. Oct 11, 2013 9:04 AM
Meetup details changed: Watch Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/NOVA-Ath­eists/events/143761672/ When : Sunday, October 6, 20 Larry Oct 3, 2013 10:56 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - Well, we've been trying to advertise.... now you know.  You can watch past episodes on youtube   http://www.youtube.com/user/Ro­adtoReasonTV And please spread the word. Larry Sep 28, 2013 3:51 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - So, the show has been going on for about a year now, and I am just now finding out about this.  I feel left out.  On Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 5:33 PM, Ellen Wingrove Grantt Sep 27, 2013 6:14 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - It will be streamed live on upstream. On Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 12:04 PM, Andrea < [address removed] > Ellen W. Sep 26, 2013 5:33 PM
Lakeside meetup - This is for the other two members still signed up to attend tonight's meetup. Since we are now down to three members having been successfully hijacked by Richard Dawkins (what better way to go?) shall we admit defeat and cancel this meetup, or are you tw Gloria C. Sep 26, 2013 4:39 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - Thanks! Actually, I assumed this would not be open for people to attend but was just asking since I saw the "ticket" link thing on the FB event.  Was kind of suprised since I thought public access shows are not really set up for live audience Andrea Sep 26, 2013 12:04 PM
Re: Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - Unless you mean thw GW event. Then yes. Never mind. :) Sent fro user 8. Sep 26, 2013 10:16 AM
Re: Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - Jeffrey, I am not sure this will be open to the public. It was just an announcement. I will need to talk to the p user 8. Sep 26, 2013 10:15 AM
Re: Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - I am going to the Sunday evening event Jeffrey C. Sep 26, 2013 8:42 AM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - This will be a live show.  I will need to talk to the producer regarding a live audience since there really is not alot of space at the TV station.  But let me check it out and we'll find out. Cheers, Larry Larry Sep 25, 2013 5:54 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - Is this something with a live audience? There's a link on the FB 'event' for tickets but only a pic of the advertisement comes up.  Can people come and see live? I was contemplating going to see him in DC but wasn't sure about the tim Andrea Sep 25, 2013 4:51 PM
RE: [NOVA-Atheists] Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - is this live? prerecorded? Aaron R. Sep 25, 2013 3:58 PM
Richard Dawkins to Appear on the Show "A Road to Reason: A Skeptic's Guide to the 21st Century" - Good afternoon my fellow rationalists, skeptics, atheists, agnostics, humanists (fill in the blank here), Just wanted to remind everyone to tune in Fairfax Channel 35 public access (if you live in Fairfax County) this Sunday, Sept. 29 at 3pm ea Larry Sep 25, 2013 3:21 PM
Seth Andrews - host of The Thinking Atheist - at American University - This Friday September 27th - Presented by Beltway Atheists and American University Rationalists and Atheists (AURA) Rick W. Sep 25, 2013 6:51 AM
Meetup Cancelled: Fall Tarara Concert! - Due to rescheduling of concerts by Tarara, the Fall Tarara Concert, scheduled to occur on Saturday, September 21,[masked]:00 PM, has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. Sorry for the inconvenience - we'll reschedule this for next sprin Ellen W. Sep 17, 2013 1:51 PM
October Book Club Choice - Happy Saturday everyone! A poll is now open to choose our book for the October Book Club. The options are listed below. Katrina Sep 14, 2013 4:36 PM
September Book Club Choice - Good evening everyone, Just a heads up that if you haven't yet voted for your choice for the September Katrina Aug 25, 2013 7:48 PM
Dawkins on Aljazeera - I Don W. Jul 20, 2013 10:11 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Yes Eric, it makes sense to decriminalize everything. They did that in Portugal and the net effect was a dramatic dec Don W. Jul 17, 2013 6:24 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Jeffrey, When I started my research I was convinced that there would be evi Don W. Jul 17, 2013 6:15 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Preview not available Josh M. Jul 17, 2013 5:57 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Preview not available Eric Jul 17, 2013 5:34 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Autocorrect fail, by PC, I meant PCP of course. Jeffrey J. Jul 17, 2013 5:30 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Preview not available Jeffrey J. Jul 17, 2013 5:29 PM
RE: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Preview not available Aaron R. Jul 17, 2013 5:09 PM
Re: [NOVA-Atheists] DC Marijuana Law - Preview not available Eric Jul 17, 2013 4:53 PM

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