but they need to be LOUDER.
because the jesus freaks (and other religious nutbags) have had thousands of years of experience ahead of us and we need to do some catching up. to help your friends come out of the closet on atheism, i recommend the quotable atheist, which not only provides a cool database of popular atheist quotes from standout individuals in history/society, but it also encourages one to stand his/her ground on his/her non-belief.
today's featured atheist is ricky gervais. co-creator of the original office and story-teller extraordinaire (this dude's stand-up once made me nearly piss myself, no joke):
"Well, the talkin' snake was his first mistake..."