Search:

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

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.14 seconds; generated 59 minute(s) ago.

  1. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,282

    Oh, dear.

    How do you ignore?[/QUOTE]


    Oh, dear.
  2. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,282

    How do you mean? Can you explain?

    Great example.[/QUOTE]

    How do you mean? Can you explain?
  3. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,282

    It still remains that faith, a conviction of...

    It still remains that faith, a conviction of truth without the support of evidence, is blind by its very nature. Something is believed to be true, not on the basis of evidence, but because it is...
  4. Replies
    28
    Views
    957

    Maybe you can summarize. I try not to watch...

    Maybe you can summarize. I try not to watch videos.

    Things do run at different rates, Time runs at different rates, GPS has to be adjusted for satellite time rate, etc, but the point is that...
  5. Replies
    28
    Views
    957

    The brain activity of a star ship astronaut runs...

    The brain activity of a star ship astronaut runs at a different rate because time is relative. He does not feel that his perception of time and activity is slower than it was on Earth. If he is...
  6. Replies
    28
    Views
    957

    Everything you do is in real time. Try to do...

    That's a weird way of thinking the universe. It not only violates relativity, but basic human experience.[/QUOTE]
    Yeah time could pass at different speeds in a simulation based on gravity and...
  7. Replies
    28
    Views
    957

    It is relativity. Your time rate is not the same...

    That's a weird way of thinking the universe. It not only violates relativity, but basic human experience.[/QUOTE]

    It is relativity. Your time rate is not the same as an astronaut heading for the...
  8. Replies
    44
    Views
    778

    Faith is not necessarily a matter of truth. More...

    Faith is not necessarily a matter of truth. More a matter epistemic luck or probability. Some faith based beliefs being highly unlikely to be true.
  9. Replies
    28
    Views
    957

    Everything happens in the present. Simulations...

    Everything happens in the present. Simulations run in present time.
  10. Replies
    14
    Views
    652

    A brain simulates the the external world in its...

    A brain simulates the the external world in its own subjective virtual form; consciousness.
  11. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,282

    God in any of its versions, Allah, Yahweh,...

    Like our politicians invoking god to help them when they are unable to deal with reality. So far god has not responded while we descend into chaos.[/QUOTE]

    God in any of its versions, Allah,...
  12. Replies
    44
    Views
    778

    People can be wrong. Being wrong doesn't make...

    Since you can't provide any reason why that is true then we can dismiss you.
    Checkmate.
    :cool:[/QUOTE]

    People can be wrong. Being wrong doesn't make someone a fool. Religion is a powerful...
  13. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,282

    There are consequences to the things we do...

    Some atheists find comfort in believing there's no God.
    It allows them to live like there's no tomorrow.[/QUOTE]

    There are consequences to the things we do today.....cause and effect.
  14. Replies
    44
    Views
    778

    The nature of faith means that you don't need...

    The nature of faith means that you don't need evidence to support your conviction, that don't need to prove your belief. You just believe.
  15. Replies
    128
    Views
    12,561

    What sort of beliefs do you mean?

    What sort of beliefs do you mean?
  16. Perhaps its more a lack of cohesion and common...

    I know what I think about people who are sad about the decay of authoritarianism and oppression.[/QUOTE]

    Perhaps its more a lack of cohesion and common social purpose, too many splinter groups,...
  17. Replies
    4
    Views
    222

    There should be far more outrage over this...

    There should be far more outrage over this situation than there is. Some even applaud it as a sign of success.
  18. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,282

    Faith is by definition blind: holding a belief or...

    Faith is by definition blind: holding a belief or conviction of truth that's not supported by evidence.

    Hope may be a mixture of faith and expectation, expectation based on probability and odds....
  19. Replies
    128
    Views
    12,561

    The book of genesis is young earth creationism.

    The book of genesis is young earth creationism.
  20. Replies
    1,004
    Views
    60,760

    In my first post I was saying that a lot of...

    Sure but even those above in your quote beat the material number of the Greek gods worship items in your first quote (since this seemed to be the basis of your argument). Jesus has the best selling...
  21. Replies
    1,004
    Views
    60,760

    People build monuments as outward expressions of...

    Is this any different from there being materially many times more churches, statues and crucifixes worn by many millions past and present?[/QUOTE]

    People build monuments as outward expressions of...
  22. If we keep closing down the whole economic system...

    If we keep closing down the whole economic system each and every time there's a bad flu, it won't take long....
  23. So where in a city with high cost housing, rent,...

    So where in a city with high cost housing, rent, etc, are the low paid workers living? Ten to a flat?
  24. Replies
    1,004
    Views
    60,760

    Flags, of course.....that's where the Greeks went...

    But did they have a flag?


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEx5G-GOS1k[/QUOTE]

    Flags, of course.....that's where the Greeks went wrong.
  25. Replies
    1,004
    Views
    60,760

    There is plenty of evidence for the existence of...

    There is plenty of evidence for the existence of the Greek gods, temples were built in their honour, statues erected, people prayed to them, consulted the oracles, seeing signs and portents,...
Results 1 to 25 of 482
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4