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Bad metaphors are bad

Yesterday I received a request to help take apart the argument in this image:
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This argument relies on a series of false analogies to insinuate that it is wrong to not believe in a god. It starts by drawing the following comparisons:

  • birth – death
  • Mom – God
  • normal life (after birth) – life in heaven (after death)

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