I didn’t notice any stories in US media about this; but it sounds like we lost one of ours.
Gary the Human
All the Gods and all religions are created by humans, to meet human needs and accomplish human ends.
I just heard about it this morning while listening to an SGU podcast. Terrible.
“In the beginning, God created the universe. This has made many people very angry and has been widely regarded as a bad move.”
Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Huh. Sounds like he was kind of an Indian version of James Randi.
“All musicians are subconsciously mathematicians.”
- Thelonious Monk
Read the article.
Kinda sad that a critically thinking person died. Takes a lot of guts to abandon what one was raised with, as this man did.
May not agree with everything he taught, but his emphasis on not confusing cheap tricks for the supernatural is quite interesting.
Say: He is God, the Unique.
God, the Self-Sufficient.
He does not give birth, nor was He born.
And there is none equal to Him.
Quran (112: 1-4)