As I heard Obama say this on the radio Friday morning after the Aurora shootings, I was thinking how atheist he sounded. Nothing about heaven or evil or god. At least not until the very end where he blathered about the Lord giving comfort and God blessing us all.
22 July, 2012
Atheist Obama - almost.
"And if there’s anything to take away from this tragedy it’s the reminder that life is very fragile. Our time here is limited and it is precious. And what matters at the end of the day is not the small things, it’s not the trivial things, which so often consume us and our daily lives. Ultimately, it’s how we choose to treat one another and how we love one another. It’s what we do on a daily basis to give our lives meaning and to give our lives purpose. That’s what matters. At the end of the day, what we’ll remember will be those we loved and what we did for others. That’s why we’re here."