Talk:David Silverman (activist)
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74 patents at Bell Labs?
Really? That sounds rather remarkable, or maybe just another day at work, and it very well could be true, but if you look on the Internet, the only proof one finds of this claim is that it says so on his profile on atheists.org. Might anyone have any independently verifiable proof of this interesting claim? I will keep looking for it, myself.17:36, 15 February 2016 (UTC)
This search query might help, although I'm not sure how we would pinpoint our very own David Silverman at such a site, and even if there were 20 results per page on the 3 pages it returns, that would be 60 results total, and some of them are for people named "Jon David Silverman" and "Benjamin David Silverman". And even just the "David Silverman" listings could be some other identically named guy. And so, this is hardly an exhaustive list, if it is even mentioning any inventions by our particular Silverman. 17:54, 15 February 2016 (UTC)
Adding background sources
Atheist Organization Decks Billboards With Christmas Jeer Dan Kedmey Dec. 16, 2014, The Time, time.com/3635817/atheist-billboards-christmas-jeer/, Kimberly Winston, Religion News Service 1:13 p.m. EST December 19, 2012 USToday http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2012/12/19/atheists-christmas-billboards-god/1779827/, Can You Be an Atheist and a Jew at the Same Time? David Silverman Says No By Rachel Silberstein December 9, 2013 The Tablet http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-life-and-religion/154532/david-silverman-atheist, Atheist organizer takes ‘movement’ to nation’s capital by Dan Merica,March 23rd, 2012 CNN http://religion.blogs.cnn.com/2012/03/23/atheist-organizer-takes-movement-to-nations-capital/, A ‘Jewish atheist’ lets go of the ‘Jewish’by Robert Wiener March 28, 2014 New Jersey Jewish News http://njjewishnews.com/article/22462/a-jewish-atheist-lets-go-of-the-jewish#.V9-QQpN96Ho, Fighting God: An Atheist Manifesto for a Religious World by David Silverman/ Thomas Dunne Books December 1, 2015 https://books.google.com/books?id=6Ds6CQAAQBAJ&pg=PT1&dq=Fighting+God:+An+Atheist+Manifesto+for+a+Religious+World++David+Silverman&hl=fi&sa=X&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q=Fighting%20God%3A%20An%20Atheist%20Manifesto%20for%20a%20Religious%20World%20%20David%20Silverman&f=false IBestEditor (talk) 06:53, 19 September 2016 (UTC)