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Current time: 20th February 2017, 18:23

Poll: Which logo(s) do you want to see as our 2016 holiday logo?
This poll is closed.
Logo A
16.67%
4 16.67%
Logo B
8.33%
2 8.33%
Logo C
58.33%
14 58.33%
Logo D
8.33%
2 8.33%
Logo E
8.33%
2 8.33%
Logo F
0%
0 0%
Total 24 vote(s) 100%
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Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
#1
Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
Luckie has created an assortment of holiday logos for the forum, and we would like the community to pick the one that we use. You can vote for more than one logo, and the logo with the most votes in the next 3 days will be used throughout the holiday season.

Logo A: http://imgur.com/xQEopq4

Logo B: http://imgur.com/tehAEGK

Logo C: http://imgur.com/0TmDgHc

Logo D: http://imgur.com/cOV9iJR

Logo E: http://imgur.com/dkmhjmB

Logo F: http://imgur.com/7ZUEZbJ
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#2
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
I chose 'C', since I couldn't find the logo with the baby on the rotisserie.

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#3
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
tough call, the gay palm trees are really charming, but I went with C

And BSB4; we did have one poaching in a thermal vent at Yellowstone, but it dissolved too much before I could get the shot set up, sorry
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#4
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
B is perfect.

The others fail either for a a lack of thematic relevance or for that writing "heathen's greetings". I find it politically incorrect, given this forum's promoted pluralism, as well as perhaps a bit too cheesy.


 

I like D a lot, minus the writing and the religious symbols, though not for the winter holidays.  Take the previously mentioned elements out, IMO, and you have a theme superior to the one currently occupying this rugged ship's flag.

Luckie, they are all great works despite those tiny flaws I found with them(for this purpose), kudos for them, and thank you for exhibiting your art for and in the use of this community. Great

One question, though, if I may. I'm curious about the phrase "heathen's greetings". Is this supposed to be reminiscent of the way in which some drinking establishments are  sometimes named, or is this phrase more literal - is a particular heathen being specified in that statement (if so, who)?
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#5
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
I like A and C. "Heathen's Greetings" gave me a chuckle
"When life begins, we are tender and weak.
When life ends, we are stiff and rigid.
All things, including the grass and the trees,
Are soft and pliable in life, dry and brittle in death.
So the soft and supple are the companions of life,
Whilst the stiff and unyielding are the companions of death.
An army that cannot yield will be defeated.
A tree that cannot bend will crack in the wind.
Thus, by nature's own decree,
The hard and strong are defeated,
Whilst the soft and gentle are triumphant."
                                                           
                                                           -Lao-tzu


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#6
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
(1st December 2016, 21:41)Aegon Wrote: I like A and C. "Heathen's Greetings" gave me a chuckle

I don't get it...   Sad
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#7
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
(1st December 2016, 21:56)Excited Penguin Wrote:
(1st December 2016, 21:41)Aegon Wrote: I like A and C. "Heathen's Greetings" gave me a chuckle

I don't get it...   Sad

Well it's a play on "Season's Greetings," but also an joke about how some religious people view atheists as heathens. So it's our ironic version of the holiday phrase.
"When life begins, we are tender and weak.
When life ends, we are stiff and rigid.
All things, including the grass and the trees,
Are soft and pliable in life, dry and brittle in death.
So the soft and supple are the companions of life,
Whilst the stiff and unyielding are the companions of death.
An army that cannot yield will be defeated.
A tree that cannot bend will crack in the wind.
Thus, by nature's own decree,
The hard and strong are defeated,
Whilst the soft and gentle are triumphant."
                                                           
                                                           -Lao-tzu


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#8
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
(1st December 2016, 21:58)Aegon Wrote:
(1st December 2016, 21:56)Excited Penguin Wrote: I don't get it...   Sad

Well it's a play on "Season's Greetings," but also an joke about how some religious people view atheists as heathens. So it's our ironic version of the holiday phrase.
Hehe, thanks. Cultural references like that always escape me.
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#9
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
I like the logos with the tree, but they do feel a bit too...umm...messy, there's too many things going on.
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#10
RE: Atheist Forums Holiday Logo 2016!
D and F.

Love those two.
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