Since organised religion of all shades is the favourite kicking boy of some of our regular commenters, I thought a visit to this thread on Comment is Free might give them something meatier to get stuck into than blaming the Troubles on in belief in God. Theo Hobson reckons that Atheism is both pretentious and cowardly.
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