Re: Why Atheism Beats Agnosticism

den Otter (
Mon, 27 Apr 1998 19:39:34 +0200

> From: T0Morrow <>

> Like Laplace, I have little need for the god hypothesis. But the atheistic
> certainty in god's non-existence strikes me as a bit too cock-sure.

Being sure of your case (or at least pretending to be sure) has a memetic
advantage, and if you're wrong and there *is* a "god", so what? Nothing
would matter anyway.