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    It isn't uranium that is used to date rock. It is...

    It isn't uranium that is used to date rock. It is the ratio of the amount of uranium with respect to the amount of its associated decay products locked in the rock matrix around it.

    There is no...
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    A confusing situation. If we commit troops, on...

    A confusing situation. If we commit troops, on which side do they fight. Do we fight with Syria and the Russians against our NATO ally, Turkey. Or do we fight with our NATO ally, Turkey, against...
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    That is rather snide. I only suggested that you...

    I would suggest that you read the actual Bible first. You don't seem to have done so yet. Once you have read the Bible then you can be aware of the passages that those on that website ignore.[/QUOTE]...
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    I would suggest that you read the actual Bible...

    I would suggest that you read the actual Bible first. You don't seem to have done so yet. Once you have read the Bible then you can be aware of the passages that those on that website ignore in their...
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    You didn't answer so I am still curious. But...

    Just out of curiosity, do you happen to be one of the writers for answersingenesis.org? That web site also does a lot of hand waving and ignoring inconvenient passages in the Bible.[/QUOTE]

    Still...
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    Just out of curiosity, do you happen to be one of...

    Just out of curiosity, do you happen to be one of the writers for answersingenesis.org? That web site also does a lot of hand waving and ignoring inconvenient passages in the Bible.
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    I would have to conclude from that response that...

    I would have to conclude from that response that it is you that didn't read the Bible.
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    We have found that there isn't a firmament (a...

    We have found that there isn't a firmament (a large, solid dome) above the Earth separating the 'waters above' from the Earth below. Because of this we find it unlikely that the non-existent...
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    The proof that there was a global flood is that...

    The proof that there was a global flood is that Noah built and ark and gathered all those animals. Why would he have done all that and stayed on the ark with all those stinking animals for so long if...
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    Elements heavier than Hydrogen and some Helium up...

    Elements heavier than Hydrogen and some Helium up to Iron were created by fusion in a star's core. Uranium and all elements heavier than Iron were created in a supernova explosion. This explosion...
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    Dating of a rock sample is determined by the...

    Dating of a rock sample is determined by the ratio of radioactive elements to their decay products. For example, basalt is cooled lava. Any U235 in the rock will be fixed in the matrix. As time...
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    My experience is that it is only those who are...

    My experience is that it is only those who are incapable of defending their position that offer a false dichotomy. You shouldn't base your understanding of humanity on the most ignorant among us.
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    Are you perhaps confusing accuracy and precision?...

    Wow, you really don't mind getting called on stupid ass bullshit, do you? Do you really mean to suggest that geologists need a date-stamp to fix an event in the geologic record? After all this time...
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    I saw an interview with General Giap (one of the...

    I saw an interview with General Giap (one of the major planners of the Tet offensive) when he was hawking one of his several books after the war. According to him, that offensive was supposed to end...
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    The depictions of Jesus are recruiting tools. For...

    The depictions of Jesus are recruiting tools. For a European audience, Jesus is depicted as European, for an African audience he is depicted as African, and for an Oriental audience he is depicted as...
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    Perhaps abridged. I still suggest you visit the...

    Not needed, those have online editions. However, neither of them include your definition. Perhaps they forgot?[/QUOTE]
    Perhaps abridged. I still suggest you visit the library. The first definition...
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    Sure dear. Go to your local library and ask the...

    Perhaps you can recommend to me a source in which I can look up that definition? I am not finding it.[/QUOTE]
    Sure dear. Go to your local library and ask the librarian to help you. Ask her to look...
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    It isn't MY definition. Maybe you need to look up...

    That's a load of horse shit. Obviously I disagree with your definition, or I wouldn't have commented on it. But have I correctly characterized your position? That's what a "true Christian"...
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    It is a matter of definitions... words have...

    So according to you, a person is only a "true Christian" if they agree with everything attributed to Jesus in the Bible?[/QUOTE]

    It is a matter of definitions... words have meanings. Only...
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    You seem to be back to demonstrating what I said....

    .. Not accepting Jesus it's then all up to God from this point (Ghandi and Dalai lama), but as you rightly said, according to the gospel, Hell does look the more obvious so far.[/QUOTE]

    You seem...
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    Not according to Jesus. The sinner who repents...

    Really? I get from your posts that the most important lesson is to be kind, caring, generous, etc. However, if we go by Christian and Jesus' teachings, then people like Ghandi and the Dali Lama are...
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    Really? I get from your posts that the most...

    You are mistaken and got me wrong again (in bold). You won't find that in any of my previous posts.[/QUOTE]

    Really? I get from your posts that the most important lesson is to be kind, caring,...
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    Poll: The technology used in interactions has changed...

    I would have to disagree. Human nature and human interactions have not changed since the days of ancient Greece. Differences in technology does not change that. The only change is the number of...
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    That gets back to the fact that there was no...

    That gets back to the fact that there was no attempt to win. The war 'strategy' was to just defend the population centers. This was done quite effectively while we were involved. An attempt to win...
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    Poll: I would have to disagree. Human nature and human...

    I would have to disagree. Human nature and human interactions have not changed since the days of ancient Greece. Differences in technology does not change that. The only change is the number of...
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