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Ask An Atheist: What’s it like to celebrate Christian holidays?

 In America it has turned into functionally an over the top cosplay party with virtually no religious connotation for most people, and the secular practice has spread to England where parents grump over having to buy bags of candy to gift the marauding disguised child extortionists as do their American counterparts.

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Ask An Atheist: How do you explain design throughout the universe?

First, what does "apparent design" mean?  In practice, it involves living systems in the first place (fewer people talk about the "apparent design" of canyons or galactic nebulae, or subatomic particle fission tracks), and that their components do all sorts of neat stuff (like metabolizing food, and parasitizing the brains of animals).

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