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  1. Sure. Maybe it's "many". Or "some". In the...

    Most is still an unsupported assertion.[/QUOTE]

    Sure. Maybe it's "many". Or "some". In the absence of investigation, who knows?

    Given the massive complexity of war, it's very reasonable to...
  2. "most" "all"

    "But the fact is that most of the time, that's simply not true."[/QUOTE]

    "most" <> "all"
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    I dunno; "strange smelling odor" might be a...

    I dunno; "strange smelling odor" might be a legitimate phrase, but "smelling odor" is questionable as a legitimate two-word phrase.
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    "Christian Science" is a specific sub-sect of...

    [/QUOTE]
    FIFY

    You can determine in your list above by the one that contains the word Christian in it. No. 1 (a+b) is the widely accepted. Whereas - oddly enough, the Nos 2, 3 and 4 is often used...
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    The Medieval Warm Period appears to have been a...

    Except it basically doesn't show in the ice cores. It wasn't a worldwide thing like you take on faith.[/QUOTE]

    The Medieval Warm Period appears to have been a purely Western European phenomenon -...
  7. I don't know or care who the left is, or what...

    The problem is the left takes it as a given that there was a better answer and thus the civilian deaths are needless.[/QUOTE]

    I don't know or care who the left is, or what they think.

    The...
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    I agree, but you misspelled 'nuclear power'. ...

    I agree, but you misspelled 'nuclear power'.

    Intermittent renewables cannot solve the problem, without causing a massive environmental disaster of their own, or destroying the developed world...
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    Fromder, fromder, fromder, the first law of...

    Fromder, fromder, fromder, the first law of thermodynamics still applies. Sunlight has a finite power at the Earth's surface, and no amount of amplification can ever produce more than the ~1kW/m2...
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    You don't need to. Nuclear energy uses very...

    A total capacity of around 5 gigawatts. I'm very impressed by that progress.

    Panasonic launches new residential solar battery – pv magazine International - "The Japanese electronics manufacturer...
  11. Thread: Caption Contest

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    24343 Shit, I've spilled my beer.

    24343

    Shit, I've spilled my beer.
  12. Thread: Democrats 2020

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    Moving to the centre for any US politician,...

    Something also true of Republicans.

    AOC expressed it rather colorfully in an August 2018 interview: “[Folks in the political establishment] think that running to the center, moderating our...
  13. Thread: Word Association

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    mouth

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  14. If you re-read my comment in parentheses, you...

    If the only way to win the war is unacceptable that is saying we should have surrendered instead.

    The notion that it's most important not to commit evil yourself regardless of how that turns out...
  15. Your problem is that you think the war was "good...

    Good luck, they keep sticking their head in the sand when I try to bring this up.[/QUOTE]

    Your problem is that you think the war was "good guys" vs "bad guys", and that as we were the good guys,...
  16. Some do. In the UK, entitlements for people...

    Yeah, that's the standard term for safety net programs. Don't get triggered by it.[/QUOTE]Why don't they call it social security then?[/QUOTE]

    Some do. In the UK, entitlements for people without...
  17. Fucking right. Personal responsibility is just...

    Yeah, that's the standard term for safety net programs. Don't get triggered by it.[/QUOTE]

    Right. Personal responsibility be damned.[/QUOTE]

    Fucking right. Personal responsibility is just...
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    Sin doesn't even come into it. The instructions...

    We will fall short because the standards are impossible to achieve for humans that were created broken by Biblegod. We will even be judged for the thought crime of coveting things, our neighbors'...
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    Now, that's hardly fair. I don't think it's a...

    You haven't answered a single question. Is it because you don't understand them, or because you secretly know you can't?[/QUOTE]

    Now, that's hardly fair. I don't think it's a secret at all.
  20. I don't disagree at all - It's more than just...

    I don't disagree at all - It's more than just possible for someone to be deeply wrong in a number of different ways. I reserve the right to point out those errors that fall into my area of knowledge,...
  21. It's phrased better insofar as it's easier for...

    <sigh>
    "The likely reason we have two sexes is to ensure a consequence of the benefit of only one parent passes passing on mitochondria. Evolution provided produced a whole suite of differences to...
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    Not if your boss likes test cricket, it's not. ...

    Not if your boss likes test cricket, it's not.

    :D
  23. That's a nice ad-hoc fallacy yo've got there....

    The likely reason we have two sexes is to ensure only one parent passes on mitochondria. Evolution provided a whole suite of differences to go along with that. Recognizing reality doesn’t mean...
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    Of the five major allies, three (China, the USSR...

    Of the five major allies, three (China, the USSR and the USA) didn't 'enter' WWII until they were attacked by the Axis, so the question doesn't really apply - their entry was forced upon them, rather...
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    The problem being that they seem completely blind...

    He just wants humans to do it, because they would need to ... and because they are capable to do it themselves (if they wanted to), I think.[/QUOTE]

    Thus demonstrating that Christians have no...
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