The saying goes something like “But how can atheists be militant? They are defined by their absence of ideology!”, usually said in the company of other cookie-cutter Straight White Male atheists, with all the self-awareness of a baboon’s arse. Well, there is such a thing as a proselytising atheist, and this is what they look like from the outside:
As much as I want to find this caricature unbelievable, I do sometimes find myself in the company of those whose mouths are bigger than their modesty. And it is so tedious. We don’t need to “debate” this stuff, it achieves nothing. This Easter, let’s celebrate by keeping our mouths full of chocolate, and free from bluster.