Years ago, I came up with this phrase: People who don’t like their beliefs being laughed at shouldn’t have such funny beliefs. Before long, I started seeing it published on various web sites in lists of atheistic or skeptical quotations, attributed to “anonymous”. Eventually, I started contacting those web sites to correct them regarding the origin of that line. Some of them made the appropriate corrections.
Today, I saw another of my little ditties being shown to the world without proper attribution, posted on the Facebook page for Anti-Theists. Pro Active Atheists. Opposing Religious Harm:
I invite you to compare that to something I created many years ago:
Now, I don’t mind if people borrow my ideas. Really, I don’t. But is it really too much to ask that you give proper attribution to the person who came up with it in the first place?
Also, I think the graphics in the original version are a helluva lot better. 😛