Atheism requires as much faith as rel...

Atheism requires as much faith as religion?

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Atheism requires as much faith as religion? bearvspuma : The only problem with this rationalization is that ita s assuming all athiests are so because theya re intelligent in the ways of science and reasoning and all people that believe in a form of god are unintelligent.

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Since: Mar 11

United States

#124222 Sep 21, 2012
I agree you simply cannot allow uncivilized animals dictate what is fair game. Their myth of the epileptic prophet deserves no special treatment whatsoever. Their barbaric behavior will bring them more harm than good in the long run.
Islam is preposterous and makes the other Abrahamic religions seem intelligent by comparison.

And that's not easy to do!
TheBlackSheep wrote:
<quoted text>
I strongly disagree with you. The filmmaker did nothing wrong.
I don't remember the U.S. storming the British Embassies and murdering Brits over Monty Python.
If we cannot live equally and peaceably with them, then one of us has to go.

Eagle12

“In the beginning God Created..”

Since: Feb 12

Southern Illinois

#124223 Sep 21, 2012
TheBlackSheep wrote:
<quoted text>
I strongly disagree with you. The filmmaker did nothing wrong.
I don't remember the U.S. storming the British Embassies and murdering Brits over Monty Python.
If we cannot live equally and peaceably with them, then one of us has to go.
You are not going to be able to treat people who believe in Islam on the same level you treat Christianity. The reason? They’re not going to tolerate it. They hate you anyway and your prejudice is all they need to blow your freaking legs off. You know what? They don’t care if you disagree.

I would advise you to leave them alone unless you want to be scooting around on your butt the rest of your life.
_BobLoblah_

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#124224 Sep 21, 2012
TheBlackSheep wrote:
<quoted text>
I strongly disagree with you. The filmmaker did nothing wrong.
I don't remember the U.S. storming the British Embassies and murdering Brits over Monty Python.
If we cannot live equally and peaceably with them, then one of us has to go.
22Sep12.....

.....Force once BobLoblah agrees with you.

Ps:.....Countries that practice democracy and have 'Freedom of Speech' have the right to write and produce what they like.

If some other country doesn't like it, tough.

Meanwhile, BobLoblah has spend over 14 years in Muslim countries and has seen exactly what these hypocrites do in disrespect towards Western religions, demographics, and cultures.

Muslims (Palestinians in particular) danced on rooftops on 11Sep01 in excitement of the Twin Towers falling down.

....they even wipe their dirty arses in 'your' flag.

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah
Eye Heart Jesus

Toronto, Canada

#124225 Sep 21, 2012
Aerobatty wrote:
<quoted text>
Funny that the Jews don't see the connection to Jesus in the bible.
Stupid Jews.
I have to agree with u there.

“cdesign proponentsists”

Since: Jul 09

Pittsburgh, PA

#124226 Sep 21, 2012
Givemeliberty wrote:
I agree you simply cannot allow uncivilized animals dictate what is fair game. Their myth of the epileptic prophet deserves no special treatment whatsoever. Their barbaric behavior will bring them more harm than good in the long run.
Islam is preposterous and makes the other Abrahamic religions seem intelligent by comparison.
And that's not easy to do!
<quoted text>
The act all indignant when you don't honor their bullshit, but they certainly don't honor anyone else's! Even their own, in many cases! Oh, wait, that does sound a lot like christians!

“cdesign proponentsists”

Since: Jul 09

Pittsburgh, PA

#124227 Sep 21, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
<quoted text>
You are not going to be able to treat people who believe in Islam on the same level you treat Christianity. The reason? They’re not going to tolerate it. They hate you anyway and your prejudice is all they need to blow your freaking legs off. You know what? They don’t care if you disagree.
I would advise you to leave them alone unless you want to be scooting around on your butt the rest of your life.
I am going to do my best NOT to run away and hide. You may want to appease them, it worked great in the 30's on Germany, you go ahead and try, but you never will make them any happier than I.

Since: Mar 11

Louisville, KY

#124228 Sep 21, 2012
I guess those Jews want someone who actually does what God promised the Messiah would do and not some dime a dozen miracle worker that was as common back then as Starbucks is today.
Eye Heart Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
I have to agree with u there.

“cdesign proponentsists”

Since: Jul 09

Pittsburgh, PA

#124229 Sep 21, 2012
Eye Heart Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
I have to agree with u there.
As Elijah said, bring on your god or STFU! LOL! Don't worry, I know your god answers prayers! LOL!

A new car.
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
No No No

World Peace
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
No No No

Prime Rib
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
No No YES

Good cup of coffee
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
No YES No

In-Laws go home early
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
Yes No No

Healing
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
No No No

Healing again!
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
No No No

Win $5 on a lottery ticket
Prayer Wishful thinking Do nothing
YES YES YES

Proof, god does answer prayers! ROTFLMAO!

“cdesign proponentsists”

Since: Jul 09

Pittsburgh, PA

#124230 Sep 21, 2012
Eye Heart Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
I have to agree with u there.
Hmmm, it is alright to call others stupid for their beliefs, but we should respect yours?

Have your god light a fire for me, in my fire pit! Let me soak in with water first!

Go ahead, call on your god!

No fire.

Call louder, he must be very busy!

No fire.

Sing! I hear he likes to hear you sing!

No fire.

Where in the hell is Elijah when you need him?

“cdesign proponentsists”

Since: Jul 09

Pittsburgh, PA

#124231 Sep 21, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
<quoted text>
You are not going to be able to treat people who believe in Islam on the same level you treat Christianity. The reason? They’re not going to tolerate it. They hate you anyway and your prejudice is all they need to blow your freaking legs off. You know what? They don’t care if you disagree.
I would advise you to leave them alone unless you want to be scooting around on your butt the rest of your life.
You should take the fighter jet off as your aviator! The folks who fly them don't run away and hid.

Since: Mar 11

Louisville, KY

#124232 Sep 21, 2012
Well you have these divisions in Islam all believing they and only they are one with Allah. Basically even if the entire world became Islamic tere would still be wars and such. Probably more so actually. Hitchens gave a great presentation on this. Either the people of Islam will have to accept to live peacefully with others or they will eventually push to hard on the wrong group at the wrong time and the result be near genocidal for one group or the other.
TheBlackSheep wrote:
<quoted text>
The act all indignant when you don't honor their bullshit, but they certainly don't honor anyone else's! Even their own, in many cases! Oh, wait, that does sound a lot like christians!

Since: Mar 11

Louisville, KY

#124233 Sep 21, 2012
I am subscribed to Dark Matter ;)

Come on Ba'al light my fire! Trying to set the bull on fire!!! Lmfao!:)
TheBlackSheep wrote:
<quoted text>
Hmmm, it is alright to call others stupid for their beliefs, but we should respect yours?
Have your god light a fire for me, in my fire pit! Let me soak in with water first!
Go ahead, call on your god!
No fire.
Call louder, he must be very busy!
No fire.
Sing! I hear he likes to hear you sing!
No fire.
Where in the hell is Elijah when you need him?
Eye Heart Jesus

Canada

#124234 Sep 21, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
I look back here in the last 24hrs and see the comments of childhood leukemia. Why does God allow such to happen to children? First of all our bodies are fragile goods. They can be damaged. That is especially true for unborn still developing during pregnancy.
When I looked for the causes of childhood Leukemia. I found the causes to be man made or at least that is what’s believed.
----------
Known and Suspected Causes of Leukemia
Both pre-natal and post-natal exposure to ionizing radiation (particularly X rays) can cause leukemia in children. Pre-natal exposure to X rays has been greatly reduced with the adoption
of ultrasound for screening in pregnant women

Several studies link pesticide exposure by both
parents and children to leukemia. The pattern of disease suggests that some damage to chromosomes may occur before the child is born
(3). Children born to parents employed in certain
occupations that have chemical exposures are
more likely to have leukemia (4). Chemicals,
specifically including benzene, have been shown
to cause leukemia in adults
A recent review of 48 epidemiological studies
concluded that the strongest evidence for a
relationship between a parent's exposure tochemicals other than pesticides and childhood
leukemia was for solvents, paints, and
employment in motor vehicle-related occupations
(5)
These studies tend to look at the occupation of
fathers more often than those of mothers, despite
the fact that exposures of mothers are likely to
be at least as important. For occupations of
the mothers, the review concluded that the most
significant were employment in personal services
industries, in metal processing, and in textiles.
All three categories had significantly elevated
risks. For occupations of fathers, employment in
painting led to increased risk of leukemia in a
child..
Some studies show that exposure to electric and magnetic fields (EMFs) is associated with
increased risk of leukemia.
There has been some evidence for an
association between leukemia and smoking by
parents, though the largest study performed to
date did not find that smoking by parents, either
before birth or afterwards, increased risk of ALL
or AML in children (6)
http://www.envirohealthpolicy.net/kidstest/Ca...
%20Pages/Individual%20Cancers/ Leukemia.
Did u read this atheists?? It is MAN's fault that we have so much disease and other issues.
We were given the freedom of choice, and people choose to do what suits them
At the moment without even considering consequences. This is why God provided is with such a reliable source, rich with information and wisdom on how to live. If u choose to ignore it and do things YOUR way, then shut your yaps and deal with the consequences. Don't cry 'wolf' when the world collapses.

Catcher1

Since: Sep 10

Fremont, CA

#124235 Sep 21, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
<quoted text>
The second person to bring up Hitler or the Nazis as a point of negating the first person's response on Hitler or the Nazis.
That's not a sentence, sir.

Educated in the U.S.A. I presume.

Catcher1

Since: Sep 10

Fremont, CA

#124236 Sep 21, 2012
Eagle12 wrote:
When I looked for the causes of childhood Leukemia.
That's not a sentence.

You really should take a remedial grammar class.

You are an embarrassment to the U.S.A.
Eye Heart Jesus

Canada

#124237 Sep 21, 2012
Givemeliberty wrote:
I guess those Jews want someone who actually does what God promised the Messiah would do and not some dime a dozen miracle worker that was as common back then as Starbucks is today.
<quoted text>
Dime a dozen miracle worker?
Have u ever met someone who healed people on the spot, walked on water, brought people back to life, multiplied fish and bread to feed 5000 people, expelled demons, was crucified, dead for three days and resurrected on the third day in sight of 500 eye witnesses?
Not to mention there were hundreds of prophesies made about him at least 400 years prior, by many different writers, who lived at different times in 3 different continents.
A dime a dozen?
The Jews were so caught up in expecting an 'earthly' king, that they didnt recognize that the messiah was a different and more powerful kind of king. He came as a humble man, and endured much torture for the sake of mankind- that was also prophesied about.
U obviously need to sit down and open up some books before you open your foul, venous mouth.
Eye Heart Jesus

Canada

#124238 Sep 21, 2012
Catcher1 wrote:
<quoted text>
That's not a sentence.
You really should take a remedial grammar class.
You are an embarrassment to the U.S.A.
And... Of course that was ALL u could come up with, so u resorted to petty insults about grammar.... The common diversion tactic.

Btw... I'm using 'text' language on purpose...'btw''u'. Are u gonna attack my grammar 'cuz u ran outta reasons to attack?

Atheists.

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#124239 Sep 21, 2012
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
Who said the God as described in the Bible was my God?
See how limited you are in your thinking?
Let's be serious though, it is. If it's not, I apologize for making an incorrect assumption, but I don't think that was an unreasonable assumption to make. You are a religious/spiritual person living in western culture. Even if you deny believing in the god of the bible, your beliefs are still most likely shaped and influenced and ultimately because of Christianity's influence in this culture.

Just like IDers who claim they don't support any particular god.

Catcher1

Since: Sep 10

Fremont, CA

#124240 Sep 21, 2012
Eye Heart Jesus wrote:
<quoted text>
Have u ever met someone who healed people on the spot, walked on water, brought people back to life, multiplied fish and bread to feed 5000 people, expelled demons, was crucified, dead for three days and resurrected on the third day in sight of 500 eye witnesses?
Yes!!!

His name is Double Fine.

Have you met him?

Since: Sep 11

Location hidden

#124242 Sep 21, 2012
Aerobatty wrote:
<quoted text>
I think I see your problem.
The question is not how.
It's if.
Aha. Indeed.

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