DrDeuce wrote:It's really stupid when somebody says 'burn the bible' 'burn the koran' or 'burn the atheist'. Come on guys, this isn't YouTube!
To be fair, religion has caused a lot of problems and many people aren't big fans of it.
I agree, but it's really because humans rather than the religion itself. For example, Jesus goes around saying 'Love each other, and if you dislike somebody, ignore them!' and yet Europeans went on a 200 year unprovoked crusade into the Islamic Empire. Why? Human greed, not the bible. They just used religion as a boost to start a war. Humans are generally like it. Being a little religious myself, I can say that 90% of religious people use it for hate purposes. Especially Christians (of which I am one). I amn't preachy, but unfortunately too many religious people are...
Atomic Penut wrote:if that didnt happen we would all be muslim
what's wrong with being muslim?
Fundamentalist belief created as a tool of war by an Arab warlord that nowadays only serves to set us back. Even the moderate ones are fundamentalist by the standards of other religions. Even though I'd hate to live in a non-secular Christian State, it'd be much worse to live in a Muslim country.