There is such a thing as making "atheism look bad" [hate-mailer]
I searched for the other threads on this issue and couldn't find them. Anyone want to place a link for dirtynihilist?
dirtynihilist sent a message using the contact form at
Visiting a certain website recently, I couldn't help but noticing an
advertisement for your organization featuring the text "Believe in God? We
can fix that." and a picture of a scantly dressed girl in a seductive
There really is such a thing as "making atheism look bad" and it's very
real. Please put some effort into making your future advertisements have
some bare minimum of seriousness, which is mutually exclusive to this male
teen oversexed shit.
Love / dirtynihilist
If you're an atheist, I contend that the content of your e-mail just made "atheism look bad" (metaphorically speaking).
At least form proper sentences, and if you're trying to make a point to counter someone using satire and parody you should probably save the sarcasm to increase the clarity of your point. For if I were to take your advice, you just asked us to make sure that our level of seriousness was at a bare minimum.
Wanna clarify this portion specifically? "Please put some effort into making your future advertisements have some bare minimum of seriousness, which is mutually exclusive to this male teen oversexed shit."
Here's a semi-pertinent thread where you will find some of our views on this issue and why your position is offensive to us: http://www.rationalresponders.com/forum/14994 [fixed link aiia]
Oh... here's the "making atheism look bad" ad...