Atheism requires as much faith as religion?

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. Full Story

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#165197 May 12, 2013
If there is an atheist on here who can move beyond "ad hominem" as their basic argument for defining all knowledge, then I would be happy to chat with you and see if you can explain this question:

"How do you know what you know?"

Those not capable of anything other than ad hominem, need not apply.:-)

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#165198 May 12, 2013
Bongo wrote:
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You probably have a seared conscience.
KittenScolder?

Her conscience is not all thats "seared".

Her VJ has a 4-way stop sign.

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#165199 May 12, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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It is apparent that you lack a solid grasp of the English language.
KittenRoaster, it is apparent you need a big rawboned southern boy to blow out your cobwebs.

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Lexington, KY

#165201 May 12, 2013
Yawn hey look it's the lover of the ontological argument.

Zzzzzzzz
mtimber wrote:
If there is an atheist on here who can move beyond "ad hominem" as their basic argument for defining all knowledge, then I would be happy to chat with you and see if you can explain this question:

"How do you know what you know?"

Those not capable of anything other than ad hominem, need not apply.:-)
Bongo

Bayport, NY

#165202 May 12, 2013
Givemeliberty wrote:
I guess they need to switch up names often to make it look like someone agrees with them or because they have been humiliated and ignored.
Poor eagle12 :(
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As you sit naked on your throne eating a liverwurst sandwich you fail to realize you have been humiliated and ignored at least 17,281 times.
Bongo

Bayport, NY

#165203 May 12, 2013
Buck Crick wrote:
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Tell 'em, El Bongo!
What about that job you promised me?
I am at large.
Great news , is the north east a suitable place for employment? We need an indigo child up in these parts.

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#165204 May 12, 2013
mtimber wrote:
If there is an atheist on here who can move beyond "ad hominem" as their basic argument for defining all knowledge, then I would be happy to chat with you and see if you can explain this question:
"How do you know what you know?"
Those not capable of anything other than ad hominem, need not apply.:-)
prove the god you're lying about or f*ck off, there's a good theist troll.

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#165205 May 12, 2013
Bongo wrote:
<quoted text> As you sit naked on your throne eating a liverwurst sandwich you fail to realize you have been humiliated and ignored at least 17,281 times.
Who the f*ck are you?

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#165206 May 12, 2013
Givemeliberty wrote:
Yawn hey look it's the lover of the ontological argument.
Zzzzzzzz
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So you reject ontology?

You see no value in discussing ontology?

In fact it is of such little import in your mind it only deserves mockery?

Does not that show a limit to your intelligence when you consider ontology not worth discussing?

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I was actually engaging in an epistemological argument however...

:-)

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#165207 May 12, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
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prove the god you're lying about or f*ck off, there's a good theist troll.
I suppose this behaviour is actually consistent with atheism.

With no basis for morality, why would you be required to be civil and polite?

You wouldn't.

Your behaviour does not need to rise above the level of an insecure animal that feels threatened.

So you are consistent with your stated beliefs by displaying this immature hostility.

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#165208 May 12, 2013
Cmon folks, try presenting some intelligent arguments, other than this verbal juvenile vomit that is presented as discussion...

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#165210 May 12, 2013
mtimber wrote:
Cmon folks, try presenting some intelligent arguments, other than this verbal juvenile vomit that is presented as discussion...
What argument are you looking for? Atheism requires no faith. Just the opposite in fact.

Glad to help.

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#165211 May 12, 2013
If "atheism" can only lift people to the level of a juvenile ad hominem, then what exactly is it that it wants to offer humanity?

Is there an intelligent atheist here?
Bongo

Bayport, NY

#165213 May 12, 2013
mtimber wrote:
If "atheism" can only lift people to the level of a juvenile ad hominem, then what exactly is it that it wants to offer humanity?
Is there an intelligent atheist here?
Not really. The typical topix atheist is a pseudo intellectual. The definition of a typical topix atheist includes but is not limited to the following succinct description, a perfidious rote learned obstreperous prevaricator.

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#165214 May 12, 2013
mtimber wrote:
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I suppose this behaviour is actually consistent with atheism.
With no basis for morality, why would you be required to be civil and polite?
You wouldn't.
Your behaviour does not need to rise above the level of an insecure animal that feels threatened.
So you are consistent with your stated beliefs by displaying this immature hostility.
You talk about civility because you are too cowardly to address the underlying point.

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#165215 May 12, 2013
mtimber wrote:
Cmon folks, try presenting some intelligent arguments, other than this verbal juvenile vomit that is presented as discussion...
Juvenile theists spread the word of god, too cowardly to provide proof.

After all your stupid beliefs are that jesus rode on the backs of dinosaurs probably.

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#165216 May 12, 2013
mtimber wrote:
If "atheism" can only lift people to the level of a juvenile ad hominem, then what exactly is it that it wants to offer humanity?
Is there an intelligent atheist here?
So you're just looking for someone to argue with? Why?

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#165217 May 12, 2013
Bongo wrote:
<quoted text> Great news , is the north east a suitable place for employment? We need an indigo child up in these parts.
It depends on the pay.

I can fix or drive anything.

And lift most things.

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#165218 May 12, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
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You talk about civility because you are too cowardly to address the underlying point.
What underlying point?

All I heard was:

Grrrrrr.... Me no like person....

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#165219 May 12, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
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Juvenile theists spread the word of god, too cowardly to provide proof.
After all your stupid beliefs are that jesus rode on the backs of dinosaurs probably.
Lack of intelligent discussion does no position any good, as you are clearly displaying.

Put your emotion aside and try to engage in the discussion.

As to my beliefs, I was not aware your last point was one of them...

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