He doesn't know God, but does love a good congregation. ("I was brought up a Christian, low church, and I like the community of churchgoing. That's rather been replaced for me by the community of people I work with. I like a sense of family, of people working together. But I'm an atheist. So God, if She exists, isn't really a part of my life.") -- from a January 19, 1996 profile by Tim Appelo found in Mr. Showbiz.
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