Why Stephen Hawking made a mistake backing Israel boycott

The University of Cambridge, Hawking's academic home for decades, initially said he was pulling out for health reasons - Hawking is almost completely paralyzed from Lou Gehrig's disease - but later said it was a decision Hawking made "based on advice from Palestinian academics that he should respect the boycott," the Associated Press reported . Read more
rabbee yehoshooah adam

Denver, CO

#132 May 13, 2013
if you have not figured out, just Who am i in this second coming of Adam. then you most likly don't want to, here in always TheLiving Torah from G-D. the first thing a liar does, is to deny the truth from G-D with more witchraft lying.
Black Shuck

Harrow, UK

#133 May 13, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
I'm not speaking for other countries, dumbass, I'm speaking for myself. Deal with it.
Oh, so Israel has the worst human rights records because YOU say so. And that's your argument, is it?
tha Professor wrote:
Oh, and when you do? Don't call me a "racist,"
Was that a question?

Hmmm. I'm guessing your chosen nickname is intended to have ironic value, huh.
tha Professor wrote:
neither Zionist
Of course Zionist isn't a race, that's why you have Christian Zionists too.

Now who's the dumbass.
tha Professor wrote:
Jewish is a "race."
Well, the jury's still out on that one. Not that I really care either way. Watching you lefties froth at the mouth when it comes to Jews and Israel is a constant source of amusement for me.

Can I at the very least call you an anti Semite?

Thanking you in advance.
rabbee yehoshooah adam

Denver, CO

#134 May 13, 2013
Zuiko wrote:
Rabbee, you can put your mind at rest, in spite of what the other Jew-haters here are saying, because G-D declared thousands of years ago in Genesis that "Judah (the Jewish State) will be like a young lion in the midst of his enemies in the latter days." This is an exact description of Israel today which is an isolated state surrounded by enemies but stronger than all of them put together. And you have G-D's guarantee that this will remain so till the end of time, although big trouble is also prophesied in the Middle East which will trigger WW3.
rabbee: oh i just can't wait, for this world to realize. just what is the name of this story, we are all here in again. from TheG-D - of Only TheTorah. and discover just how wrong, they have all been against G-D, with their not being here in IT again. to the third or fourth total embarassemt, to G-D and everybody.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#135 May 13, 2013
rabbee yehoshooah adam wrote:
<quoted text>
rabbee: then so shall you be judged, as the same failure as the whole world thrice failied. with your lies, being no less evil and wicked than any other theirs.
when your lack of truth, is the cause of all hell and death also. no different than, anyone elses lacking it from G-D.
so are you going to be like, the rest of this world. and lie about it, with more denials that you are also as innocent as they.
are you going to argue, like everyone eles does? that i TheHisSon am in error. and your not the errant one against TheHis truth in TheTorah?
and use only your, mental magic lacking evidence. to try and to make yourself appear, to be the only real truth against G-D.
Jew or Gentile, you're a raging NUTCASE. Of course you can't prove I've "lied" about anything, you're just another religious hater.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#136 May 13, 2013
Black Shuck wrote:
<quoted text>
Oh, so Israel has the worst human rights records because YOU say so. And that's your argument, is it?
<quoted text>
Was that a question?
Hmmm. I'm guessing your chosen nickname is intended to have ironic value, huh.
<quoted text>
Of course Zionist isn't a race, that's why you have Christian Zionists too.
Now who's the dumbass.
<quoted text>
Well, the jury's still out on that one. Not that I really care either way. Watching you lefties froth at the mouth when it comes to Jews and Israel is a constant source of amusement for me.
Can I at the very least call you an anti Semite?
Thanking you in advance.
Thanks for admitting you lied when you called me a "racist," and no, I'm not an anti-Semite. I have nothing against Jews, only Israel. Many Israeli Jews don't even agree with their stinking, human-rights-violating government, and good for them.

No doubt about the jury's decision on your posts - they suck. So do you.
Black Shuck

Harrow, UK

#137 May 13, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
Thanks for admitting you lied when you called me a "racist,"
I did nothing of the sort.

Either you're just being an idiot. Or, you're just not familiar with the phrase "jury's still out".

I'm beginning to think the latter.

Now, why would that be?
tha Professor wrote:
I'm not an anti-Semite. I have nothing against Jews, only Israel. Many Israeli Jews don't even agree with their stinking, human-rights-violating government, and good for them.
You're moslem, aren't you.

It's obvious you have a dog in this fight.

Admit it.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#138 May 13, 2013
Black Shuck wrote:
<quoted text>
I did nothing of the sort.
Either you're just being an idiot. Or, you're just not familiar with the phrase "jury's still out".
I'm beginning to think the latter.
Now, why would that be?
<quoted text>
You're moslem, aren't you.
It's obvious you have a dog in this fight.
Admit it.
You posted this, Shuck n' Jive:

"Opinions, opinions, opinions. Albeit a racist ones."

Now, apart from your illiteracy, that sure looked like an accusation of racism. But then it was so poorly written, I suppose you could've meant someone else...

No, I'm not a Muslim or any kind of religious believer. Don't you feel stupid...er, I mean even MORE stupid, now?:)

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#139 May 13, 2013
Incidentally, you dumb limey bastard, the "jury's not out" on whether Jews are a race or not. They're not. Not unless Semitic Arabs who follow Muhammed are "Jews," too, according to you?

Moron. Sit down and STFU.
MaltaMon

Pottstown, PA

#140 May 13, 2013
What happened to the topic?
rabbee yehoshooah adam

Denver, CO

#141 May 13, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
<quoted text>
Jew or Gentile, you're a raging NUTCASE. Of course you can't prove I've "lied" about anything, you're just another religious hater.
rabbee: you don't even know, nor asked what my STANDARD is to judge you. no matter how much of a nutcase you are, hypocritically calling others what you are. and you seem to be doing religiously well on your own merits of hating others. is there anything else, you won't lie about, to try to look different?

any one who is against Ysrael, must be against both jews and palestineans. because if you choose, one side or the other. your being, a prejudiced bigot. i do not accept, that only one side is wrong in their dispute. nor do i accept, that only you are right and all the jews only are wrong. and then claim unjustly, that you are not an anti-jewish semitism only.

your lying against G-D'S Truth, is your hate to own against G-D. and your lying about it, is just as reponsible. for all hell and death, ot different than anyone elses lies. your lying has also always been, responsible for the sinkings of the titanic and wwi too. all the tragity of the whole world, with your lies - you are also fully responsible for.
rabbee yehoshooah adam

Denver, CO

#142 May 13, 2013
2000 years ago, i was called a nutcase also. this is nothing new, in this whole world rejecting G-D. for the vain cause, of their own liking.
in this whole world thrice again from G-D, in the very same story again as before. G-D did not give you all and your grandmother this third chance, in hopes that you would all repeat the exact same lies as before.
none of you really believed G-D, that me and this world's grandmother shall be returned here in TheTorah(TheTree of Life)-(TheBook of Life). because you all, belive your other g-ds.
and none of you, can get Adam name right in always either of these two comings. because you all disreguard TheTorah, with your all not being here in This Story of ThePhysical Creation thrice again.
Black Shuck

Harrow, UK

#143 May 13, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
Now, apart from your illiteracy, that sure looked like an accusation of racism
As I said, the jury's still out on that one.

Can't we just put this down to an accusation of antisemitism, and let bygones be bygones.
tha Professor wrote:
No, I'm not a Muslim or any kind of religious believer.
Not according to you, how could we possibly know if god does or doesn't exist - right agnostic?
tha Professor wrote:
Don't you feel stupid...er, I mean even MORE stupid, now?
I might have been, if it wasn't for the fact i'm conversing with a hypocritical, Jew hating agnostic.
Black Shuck

Harrow, UK

#144 May 13, 2013
MaltaMon wrote:
What happened to the topic?
We all agreed Hawking is a major hypocrite.
SLC

Falls Church, VA

#145 May 13, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
<quoted text>
Syria's record has been worse since their civil war erupted and their government began slaughtering its citizens, sure. But over the last 60 years, I'll stack Israel's failings up against anyone's.
Iraq would be the only other likely contender. How many people has Iran killed or tortured or oppressed? Sorry, they're not in Israel's league.
Excuse me but the Assad kleptocracy's atrocities didn't start with the current civil war. In 1982, Assad pere surrounded the City of Hama with several hundred artillery pieces and began a bombardment lasting several days that killed 20,000+ people.
MaltaMon

Cherry Hill, NJ

#146 May 13, 2013
Black Shuck wrote:
<quoted text>
We all agreed Hawking is a major hypocrite.
Is that so? I haven't noticed much in the way of agreement here, much less any evidence of the universal agreement you mention.
Black Shuck

Harrow, UK

#147 May 13, 2013
MaltaMon wrote:
<quoted text> Is that so? I haven't noticed much in the way of agreement here, much less any evidence of the universal agreement you mention.
So Hawking isn't a hypocrite?
SLC

Falls Church, VA

#148 May 13, 2013
The fact that Hawking is a great scientist in no way, shape, form, or regard means that his opinions on topics outside of science, or even in other branches of science are to be taken as the gospel. There are any number of reputable scientists who believe in nonsense. Thus the late Linus Pauling opined that vitamin C could cure cancer, the late William Shockley believed in the inferiority of Afro-Americas relative to the Caucasian population, Brian Josephson believes in PK, ESP, and cold fusion, and Lynn Margulis was a 9/11 troofer and HIV/AIDS denier.

Hawking would have been far more effective and would have done more to help the Palestinian cause if he had gone to the conference and stated his complaints relative to the actions of the Government of Israel there.
SLC

Falls Church, VA

#149 May 13, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
<quoted text>
Syria's record has been worse since their civil war erupted and their government began slaughtering its citizens, sure. But over the last 60 years, I'll stack Israel's failings up against anyone's.
Iraq would be the only other likely contender. How many people has Iran killed or tortured or oppressed? Sorry, they're not in Israel's league.
It's too bad that the Government of Israel has not seen fit to apply Hama Rules on the Gaza Strip (what NY Times columnist Tom Friedman labeled the 1982 actions of Assad pere against Hama). Now that would really give the Professor something to whine about.

Since: Jan 13

Location hidden

#150 May 13, 2013
Whatever the Jews' or Israel's shortcomings one has to admit that the state of Israel is a beacon of light in the middle of a sea of ignorance, backwardness and violence, not to mention religious fanaticism, that are the Arab countries that surround it.
The hypocrite Hawking would have been thrown out into the street begging as an invalid, or worse been tortured and killed for his "heretic" scientific beliefs. Even declaring that he is an atheist would have had him stoned to death in these backward countries. This alone proves what a hypocrite and ignorant person he is concerning this subject.
MaltaMon

Wilmington, DE

#151 May 13, 2013
K
Black Shuck wrote:
<quoted text>
So Hawking isn't a hypocrite?
Can you read or not? I question your claim that everyone has agreed that Hawking is a hypocrite. I have neither challenged the notion that he is a hypocrite nor otherwise suggested an opinion about it. So please, get a grip.

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