Re: Why Don't You
Just Be An Atheist?
Bob Webster

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I put this on the back page of the August, 2000, issue of the print edition. Now, I knew I'd heard the name Austin Cline somewhere, but nobody recognized him as a film actor or the like. Then, as I was repairing our e-mail list, it turns out he is a subscriber, so I asked him for retroactive permission to reproduce it. He admits that this piece flew off his fingertips in a matter of a few minutes, and pointed to a whole section of Austin Cline's Weekly Column on About.com. Enjoy!

-- Cliff

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