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Comment: Re:Shocking, but true... (Score 1) 898

by Amilianna (#23982421) Attached to: Anti-Evolution "Academic Freedom" Bill Passed In Louisiana
There is actually a word for what you describe as your belief. It's called Deism. We discussed it in a college philosophy class as being the belief of God (or whichever higher power) as a clock maker. S/He set up all the mechanics, wound it up, and then went on to more important matters rather than necessarily micromanage every event.

"But this one goes to eleven." -- Nigel Tufnel