Date: Wed, 16 May 2001 06:59:11 EDT
Subject: atheism and Christianity
To: darwin@atheists.net

    A rabid and vile the debate only serves to illustrate the shaky and
insecure ground upon which the debate itself rests. What is the impulse that
drives either a fundamentalist Christian or a hardened atheist? It is to
convince others that they are right and to assuage their own lingering doubt.
A homophobe maintains a similar stance, in that deep down there exists a real
fear of their own potential homosexual orientation. The greater the
resistance to anything, the more fear and inner conflict there is. The "FuÁk
You Father" Comix is an admission of your own inability to present your
stance in rational, mature terms. Clutching at straw...