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    • Tony Silver - Kopenhagen
    • 21.10.10 | 17:11 (IST)

    A letter was written to philosopher Eric Gutkind in January 1954, a year before Einstein´s death said: “Religions are childish Fairy Tales”. It is mostly false and negative and sets people against each other. It's very sectarian. There is no place for it in modern civilisation. We need minds to be opened and polished and furnished with the great wonderfulness of science and knowledge, not poisoned with the redundant mindless idiotic sewage of Horrible ignorant Stone Age savages.

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