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THINKING THURSDAY: Religion is What We Created To Distract Us From Ourselves: Zac Gandara: Chögyam Trungpa

THINKING THURSDAY: Religion is What We Created To Distract Us From Ourselves: Zac Gandara: Chögyam Trungpa

Thinking Thursday’s are about critically thinking, breaking out of boxes, and discussing new ways we could live this life together.

Chögyam Trungpa, the founder of Shambhala, a form of Tibetan Buddhism, believed that religion and modern-day entertainment were created for those wanting to distract themselves from themselves. What do you think?

MONDAY MELTDOWN: Waiting for a Savior or Making It Happen: Zac Gandara

MONDAY MELTDOWN: Waiting for a Savior or Making It Happen: Zac Gandara

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

Have you ever felt like there is a glass ceiling hanging over you? Is it stopping you from stepping out towards your dreams? What is that? How do we get rid of it? Are we a victim waiting for a savior?

THINKING THURSDAY: Things You Don’t Realize You Are Doing Because You Were Abused By A Narcissist: Zac Gandara: Shahida Arabi

THINKING THURSDAY: Things You Don’t Realize You Are Doing Because You Were Abused By A Narcissist: Zac Gandara: Shahida Arabi

Thinking Thursday’s are about critically thinking, breaking out of boxes, and discussing new ways we could live this life together.

Narcissistic abuse plagues us long after we recognize the damage and break off the relationship. Are you doing things that are sabotaging your life without knowing it?

MONDAY MELTDOWN: F*ck It! If it Helps You, Do it!: Zac Gandara

MONDAY MELTDOWN: F*ck It! If it Helps You, Do it!: Zac Gandara

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

One of the downfalls of losing religion is we often lose our coping mechanisms that came along with it. Even though they may have been unhealthy, is it possible to create new ones or can you reincarnate the old to be better?

THINKING THURSDAY: How 'One Nation' Didn't Become 'Under God' Until The '50s Religious Revival: Zac Gandara: Kevin Kruse

THINKING THURSDAY: How 'One Nation' Didn't Become 'Under God' Until The '50s Religious Revival: Zac Gandara: Kevin Kruse

Thinking Thursday’s are about critically thinking, breaking out of boxes, and discussing new ways we could live this life together.

The words "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance and the phrase "In God, we trust" on the back of a dollar bill haven't been there as long as most Americans might think. Perhaps we never were a "Christian" nation formed on "Christian" principles? What do you think?

MONDAY MELTDOWN: We Can Stop Feeling Bad for Needing Things to Help Us: Zac Gandara

MONDAY MELTDOWN: We Can Stop Feeling Bad for Needing Things to Help Us: Zac Gandara

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

After leaving religion or cult-like ideologies, we often feel bad for needing aspects of them again. We should feel free to go back and pick up the rituals that help us.

MONDAY MELTDOWN: The Health Insurance and Greed Dilemma: Zac Gandara

MONDAY MELTDOWN: The Health Insurance and Greed Dilemma: Zac Gandara

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

A fellow Loser writes in to vent about their Christian boss who gives hugs but doesn’t pay a livable wage or provide healthcare for his employees.

THINKING THURSDAY: So Sick of Teams: Zac Gandara: Joe Rogan: Penn Jillette

THINKING THURSDAY: So Sick of Teams: Zac Gandara: Joe Rogan: Penn Jillette

Thinking Thursday’s are about critically thinking, breaking out of boxes, and discussing new ways we could live this life together.

Soon after I left Christianity, I realized that in leaving conservative dogma, I hadn’t changed much in terms of my mentality of “Us Vs. Them” which I despised so much. I was now just in a different boat; I was now in the liberal boat. Can we truly live without picking teams?