JB> 1) Pick a god
OK. I pick the god mentioned by Bertrand Russell: the one that rewards atheists for their honest lack of belief, and punishes self-deceptive fools and willful idiots who try to find a way to convince themselves by faulty logic that a god exists.
> 2) Apply Pascal's Wager (or my expansion of same) to it
> 3) The Wager works just fine.
Yep. It says that it pays to be an atheist! Thanks, John.
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