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Atheist Says Government Gives "Superior Benefits" Over Charity

Bob62 Wrote: Sep 06, 2012 5:33 PM
An Atheist is simply someone that is his own "higher power", plain and simple. Some think that this understanding, that there is nothing beyond humaness, shows them to be smarter than others. The funny part, in my opinion, is that they actually think that life simply happened. What kind of brain-power is that? The factors that science has managed to conclude of the beginning of life, at this point, are so diverse, unrelated and distributed from each other that it would take a miracle to get them together... Miracles, of course, are an act of God, not Man... Call it what you will, there is something greater than us...

A new study produced by the Chronicle of Philanthropy shows that 14 out of the top 20 states in charitable giving are red, or Republican states, while 12 of the bottom 15 are blue, or Democrat states.

“The nation's sharp political divide can provide a clue to fundraisers,” writes the Chronicle. “The eight states that ranked highest in The Chronicle's analysis voted for John McCain in the last presidential contest while the seven lowest-ranking states supported Barack Obama.”

The study also found that the more religious states- which also happen to be more Republican- tend to give more than the...

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