Search:

Type: Posts; User: fast; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.15 seconds.

  1. Replies
    28
    Views
    239

    That’s fine. I’d suppose religious beliefs are...

    It's part of a pretty common belief that children are gifts from God/Allah.[/QUOTE]

    That’s fine. I’d suppose religious beliefs are compartmentalized. One can believe that, but if he’s steril, I...
  2. If I was merely pointing out a possibility, that...

    You can defend your double standard all you want, but it is still a double standard: if "their" explanation is a crock of shit, then so is your explanation.[/QUOTE]
    If I was merely pointing out a...
  3. Replies
    28
    Views
    239

    I have a question about the word “access.” ...

    I have a question about the word “access.”

    Let’s say there is an abundant supply of birth control medication located in legal dispensaries at every street corner. Suppose for the sake of argument...
  4. Haha

    Haha
  5. Their take can be forecasted like a broken...

    Their take can be forecasted like a broken record. It’s an offshoot of the same ole mantra that never lets up.
    If someone does x and y happens, people claim intent or incompetence. It’s so...
  6. He MIGHT have been simply hesitating before he...

    He MIGHT have been simply hesitating before he went forward with his plan to attack. That is a logical possibility. It is a bare possibility. Anything (save a contradiction) that we make up is at...
  7. We don’t know, so even if your standard for what...

    What a crock of shit!....[/quote] It is possible that the attack was such an attempt. Which would mean it is not a crock of shit. Which means your response is an example of the stupid...
  8. https://www.democracynow.org/2019/8/19/headlines/p...

    https://www.democracynow.org/2019/8/19/headlines/prison_guard_who_drove_truck_into_jewish_activists_has_resigned


    What a crock of shit!

    The article reads, “An attempt to.” There are the words...
  9. Replies
    28
    Views
    239

    Father? That has to be used loosely! ...

    Father? That has to be used loosely!

    Education? What part of impregnating women yields children do they not understand?

    When the parents themselves know misery for children will result,...
  10. Not every conjecture should be given the same...

    Not every conjecture should be given the same weight. That’s like saying one persons opinion is no better or worse than another’s. Perhaps so in some subjective cases, but when it comes to matters of...
  11. Replies
    42
    Views
    582

    Buy? Buy? That’s entirely too presidential! ...

    Buy? Buy? That’s entirely too presidential!

    Genghis khan would chuckle at such a notion.
  12. Okay, then why that line? Did he pick a line of...

    Okay, then why that line? Did he pick a line of people where the absolute most carnage could be made, or did it happen to be somewhere they ought not be—like a roadway where traffic is being brought...
  13. I root for two teams—Clemson and whoever plays...

    I root for two teams—Clemson and whoever plays against FSU. When they play, I’ll usually watch or at least catch a glimpse or two or three.
  14. Replies
    31
    Views
    426

    Poll: You can snow the jury by using a dictionary in a...

    LOL. This is preposterous. You are talking from ignorance.

    Beside, you can see for yourself that Joe does use "valid" to refer to logical validity. Everybody does. You should try it.

    You keep...
  15. Police Photoshopped An Innocent Man’s Mugshot So...

    Police Photoshopped An Innocent Man’s Mugshot So He’d Get Fingered For A Bank Robbery

    I’m very wary of headlines that attribute explanatory reasons to actions. In this case, we have what may have...
  16. In other words, when something is...

    In other words, when something is no-shit-Sherlock obvious but lacks an error-free guarantee, then what would otherwise be obvious is relegated to being as likely as anything else.
  17. Replies
    31
    Views
    426

    Poll: You asked “is the argument logically valid?” ...

    You asked “is the argument logically valid?”

    When you specifically use the term “logically” to describe a particular sense of validity when discussing an argument, not only will Larry, Curly, Moe,...
  18. Replies
    31
    Views
    426

    Poll: If educated people out of an entire field of...

    Excellent, so you don't seem "confused" between validity and soundness, as some of our mathematically trained experts here have implied.

    ...[/QUOTE]

    If educated people out of an entire field of...
  19. He stopped. Why? Why would a premeditating...

    Terrorism normally refers to attacking targets of convenience for the sake of the political effect on third parties, not to attacking the specific individuals who are personally causing you a...
  20. Replies
    14
    Views
    201

    Excessive false negatives would indicate that the...

    Excessive false negatives would indicate that the test isn’t reliable in at least one way. It would fail to show that actual drugs are present. (Not good in the fight against crime)

    Excess false...
  21. Replies
    14
    Views
    201

    You mean in field drug tests are notoriously bad...

    You mean in field drug tests are notoriously bad at actually not misidentifying non-actual drugs.
  22. Replies
    88
    Views
    791

    Exactly. Exceptions prove (not disprove) what is...

    That is an outlier.

    That's like me saying, "Humans are born with legs and arms" and you say, "Some people are born with no arms or legs so being born with arms and legs can't be considered...
  23. Replies
    88
    Views
    791

    Your husband? Should I refrain from assuming what...

    Your husband? Should I refrain from assuming what is ordinarily meant by that?
  24. Replies
    88
    Views
    791

    What I suspect is that they are trying to alter...

    What I suspect is that they are trying to alter the construct of classification—from a dichotomous construct to that of as if belonging on some sort of sheeted continuum.

    Let’s turn from gender to...
  25. Replies
    88
    Views
    791

    To expound on this, I would keep sharply in mind...

    To expound on this, I would keep sharply in mind the difference between sex and gender. The way you and I were raised, every male is a man and every man is a male. It wouldn’t make a darn difference...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4