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so why did the atheists change their tune when it came to "The Secret" ?

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2 years ago#11
SirThinkALot posted...
Did anybody, atheist, Christian or otherwise ever actually believe in that law of attraction stuff?


I'm pretty sure the whole thing is just an extended interpretation of the placebo/nocebo effect. A very warped interpretation at that.

And there's that whole "think yourself rich" aspect, which is a bunch of bull.
2 years ago#12
Yeah I'd really like to know who "the atheists" are
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2 years ago#13
Don't you atheists know that godless Hollywood types are also atheists, because duh.

Source: Obvious.
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2 years ago#14
I really don't recall any atheists, here or otherwise, praising The Secret.
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2 years ago#15
The Secret kind of reminds me of prosperity gospel preachers. "God/The Universe wants you to be happy, so you just have to have faith. Didn't work? Obviously you didn't believe hard enough."
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