It's Turtles All The Way Down T-Shirt
It's Turtles All The Way Down T-Shirt: The perils of the atheist, faced with unquestioned religious dogma, as taken from Chapter One of Professor Stephen Hawking's "A Brief History of Time": A well-known scientist (some say it was Bertrand Russell) once gave a public lecture on astronomy. He described how the earth orbits around the sun and how the sun, in turn, orbits around the centre of a vast collection of stars called our galaxy. At the end of the lecture, a little old lady at the back of the room got up and said: "What you have told us is rubbish. The world is really a flat plate supported on the back of a giant tortoise." The scientist gave a superior smile before replying, "What is the tortoise standing on." "You're very clever, young man, very clever," said the old lady. "But it's turtles all the way down!"