Stathis Papaioannou wrote:
Atheism means, from the Greek, "without God" or "without a belief in
God". It is like saying you don't believe in fairies, or Santa Claus.
Of course, Santa Claus may well live at the North Pole, and hide
whenever anyone goes there to look: no reasonable person could deny
that, but no reasonable person would entertain it as a real
"We are are all atheists for most of the gods that mankind has believed
in throughout history. Some of us just go one god further."