Search:

Type: Posts; User: T.G.G. Moogly; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.11 seconds.

  1. Back in the day YECs were all about "special...

    So "theistic evolution" is roughly "evolutionary theory that depends on divine action, in some or all parts".... what about evolutionary theory that explicitly involves no divine action?

    I think...
  2. Replies
    2,436
    Views
    95,881

    But not nearly as dumb as not wearing one when...

    Indeed. Wearing a mask when in your car alone advertises just how dumb you are.[/QUOTE]

    But not nearly as dumb as not wearing one when you should.
  3. Reminds me of a guided tour at Mammoth Caves...

    Reminds me of a guided tour at Mammoth Caves National Park. The ranger began by saying that there are many stories about how these caves were formed. it seemed odd until I realized we were in...
  4. Replies
    2,436
    Views
    95,881

    Typhoid Mary's freedoms are more important than...

    Why a hospital? Why not the nearest Starbucks or McDonald’s?

    What makes you think masks are effective? Because the box of masks on my desk clearly states (and I paraphrase) “does fuck all to...
  5. Why do children stop believing in Santa? It...

    Why do children stop believing in Santa? It certainly isn't that their brains suddenly lost the ability and the pleasure associated with pretending. It isn't that they had to start giving up...
  6. Replies
    147
    Views
    10,091

    He's like one of those wrestlers, those guys have...

    His coat tails are nonexistent. Red hats are willing to storm the Capitol for (and only for) Trump. But his significance, as far as the GOP Is concerned, isn't minor.[/QUOTE]
    He's like one of those...
  7. Replies
    141
    Views
    2,631

    Zeppelins were designed to contain helium, not...

    DailyMail[/QUOTE]

    Why do you keep using the Daily Fail as a source?

    It is a very stupid idea, though--hydrogen is tricky to handle and isn't a power source in the first place.[/QUOTE]...
  8. Last time I served on a jury I had to take that...

    When I was looking into anti-YEC resources I did say to whatever was out there "I don't care how depressing it is, I want to know the truth" and then for the only time in my life I felt a strong...
  9. The world of sport is inhabited by...

    Why can't athletes and others in the sports world expect the same consequences the rest of us face when we treat others horribly?[/QUOTE]

    The world of sport is inhabited by knuckle-dragging, hair...
  10. If I were to claim that I am atheist, but hold...

    When I was looking into anti-YEC resources I did say to whatever was out there "I don't care how depressing it is, I want to know the truth" and then for the only time in my life I felt a strong...
  11. That sounds pretty truthy to me, saying the truth...

    That sounds pretty truthy to me, saying the truth is that there is no truth.
  12. Precisely.

    But humans are part of Mother Nature. So how are we tampering?[/QUOTE]

    Precisely.
  13. Replies
    414
    Views
    25,907

    Obviously the reason DeVere's bible is there is...

    (I think I noted this connection to Portia's speech earlier in this thread, but it was easier to Google "De Vere's Bible candle" than to use TFT search! Stritmatter claims at least 100 other...
  14. And Hambone doesn't think of himself as an...

    No kidding. And animals have already shown ‘anything goes’ isn’t a natural state for social communities. They managed it without god.[/QUOTE]

    And Hambone doesn't think of himself as an animal. ...
  15. Replies
    551
    Views
    16,934

    For unter that appears to be how he believes his...

    So, in your estimate, minds are some sort of disembodied entities floating in the astral plane, ready to come down to earth and manifest within a brain, because, well, that's how you believe the...
  16. Replies
    414
    Views
    25,907

    Elizabethan public theater wasn't like theater...

    Elizabethan public theater wasn't like theater today. It was held in low regard, similar to how we today think about strip clubs, romance novels and pornography. DeVere was an Earl of Oxford, which...
  17. So, abuse by god is just a moral test?

    It could be worse - he could have been a Flat Earther - it seems like there isn't a single Bible verse that conflicts with the idea of a flat earth but many that conflict with a globe.

    I think...
  18. Replies
    414
    Views
    25,907

    Great exchange. Can someone speculate why...

    Great exchange.

    Can someone speculate why there are plays in the name of William Shake-speare that by all accounts are not part of the Shakespeare canon?

    Why is Edward DeVere's bible part of...
  19. Replies
    414
    Views
    25,907

    WAB, Don't be so highbrow. Come down to...

    WAB,

    Don't be so highbrow. Come down to earth. Claw around with the lesser creatures.
  20. Replies
    414
    Views
    25,907

    Obviously TSM devotees invented this tactic. It...

    Obviously TSM devotees invented this tactic. It is very religious as it involves a lot of pretending.

    WAB, I hope we're helping with your recovery. Even if Bigfoot was found writing Hamlet II on...
  21. Guns, Germs, Steel and Stupid

    Guns, Germs, Steel and Stupid
  22. The "absolute foundation" is a belief, like...

    What about the ten commandments, etc? Morality based on "God's word" theoretically has an absolute foundation while "anything goes" if you base it on man's opinions.[/QUOTE]
    The "absolute...
  23. Replies
    21
    Views
    422

    We're all a bit superstitious. One's man's magic...

    In high school we used to say "Going ninety isn't scary, long as you got your plastic Mary, on the dashboard."[/QUOTE]

    You can take the kid out of the church but you can't take the church out of...
  24. Replies
    414
    Views
    25,907

    Earlier I stated that I don't even know what the...

    Earlier I stated that I don't even know what the classist argument is. So I investigated. WAB, respectfully, you are making the classic classist argument when you state that DeVere could never have...
  25. Replies
    114
    Views
    2,985

    Don't be daff. China is a police state. People...

    Do you really think that's a valid comparison? China is not a functioning democracy.[/QUOTE]

    I don't understand your point. Please explain what government style has to do with invading other...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4