After all, kids, the Pope--who most assuredly believes in an afterlife!--also accepts the evidence for evolution. (At least, we're pretty sure this one does; the last one certainly did.) I'm not yet sure what I believe about an afterlife, but I sometimes believe in one, and I certainly accept the evidence for evolution. A lot of theists do. It's just a handful of loud ones and a larger number of ones who just don't know any better who don't.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"