20th August 2014

 2:00 am

“Since the intellectual claims made by religion seem to be self-evidently false, indeed ridiculous – and we recognise this most clearly when a new religion sprouts up that has not yet acquired a veneer of specious respectability – it is tempting to argue that the believers must either be fools or at least intellectually lazy.”


19th August 2014

 2:00 am

“My best advice to anyone who wants to raise a happy, mentally healthy child is: Keep him or her as far away from a church as you can.”

Frank Zappa1940 – 1993

18th August 2014

 2:00 am

“Catholics do use birth control, and they talk about the decision with people who will listen. Women talk with their doctors and partners, in addition to consulting their consciences, and seem to have the situation well-managed without the bishops' input.”

Jon O'Brien

17th August 2014

 2:00 am

“Religions can decide what they want to do [about same-sex marriage] but it's not acceptable for the State to discriminate.”

Christine Gregoire

16th August 2014

 2:00 am

“I do remember looking at my headmaster delivering a sermon, a classicist, extremely clever, and thinking, he can't really believe all that, can he? How incredible!”

David Attenborough