Evolution vs. Creation

Evolution vs. Creation

There are 219597 comments on the Best of New Orleans story from Jan 6, 2011, titled Evolution vs. Creation. In it, Best of New Orleans reports that:

High school senior Zack Kopplin is leading the fight to repeal the Louisiana Science Education Act of 2008.

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#78878 Mar 5, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>Still sore that I shot your silly little Bee ans flower theory down in everyway?
that was funny!
You never showed evidence that bees and flowers are products of evolution by random chance and that no one designed their commensalist nature. But even a flower, the bee orchid, with no consciousness actually knew what a female bee looks like eh. Yah, you're hilarious.

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#78879 Mar 5, 2013
01Justsayin wrote:
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Have fun with that.
We really are havin' fun

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#78880 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
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You never showed evidence that bees and flowers are products of evolution by random chance and that no one designed their commensalist nature. But even a flower, the bee orchid, with no consciousness actually knew what a female bee looks like eh. Yah, you're hilarious.
i showed that they didn't need each other to live, as the basis of your theory said...

What?!? I thought you sadi everything could have consciousness?

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#78881 Mar 5, 2013
thewordofme wrote:
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We really are havin' fun
When God is dead. The fun ends.

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#78882 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
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You never showed evidence that bees and flowers are products of evolution by random chance and that no one designed their commensalist nature. But even a flower, the bee orchid, with no consciousness actually knew what a female bee looks like eh. Yah, you're hilarious.
all the availavble evidence shows they are a product of evolution and there is not one shred of evidenc e shows any intelligent creator.

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#78883 Mar 5, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>i showed that they didn't need each other to live, as the basis of your theory said...
What?!? I thought you sadi everything could have consciousness?
If you don't stop putting words in my mouth I am going to do the same to you. Watch it.

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#78884 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
<quoted text>They don't really want to prove it. They just want to attack it. They got nothing better to do.
Yeah. I know.

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#78885 Mar 5, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>all the availavble evidence shows they are a product of evolution and there is not one shred of evidenc e shows any intelligent creator.
please provide evidence how the bee orchid evolved to mimic a female bee. Or did the bee evolved to look like the orchid. What is it, which came first? You have a paradox here.

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#78886 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
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If you don't stop putting words in my mouth I am going to do the same to you. Watch it.
i have never done that.

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#78887 Mar 5, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>Yes, it is far more silly. my argument shows all the evidence that points to the religious cults being myths. they are full of proven lies, their gods are just re-hashed from previous myths. their gods have human traits showing they were created by humans...

need more? your only argument is that you cannot disprove a myth.
Evidence? So you can disprove the existence of God using the scientific method? I don't seek to prove anything. My opinion is my own. I don't need your permission to have it. Nor does it require your approval. You sure as hell have no room to judge it. Especially when you cannot use the scientific method to disprove the existence of God. At the end of the day all you can do is disagree with it. Which makes absolutely no difference to me.

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#78888 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
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please provide evidence how the bee orchid evolved to mimic a female bee. Or did the bee evolved to look like the orchid. What is it, which came first? You have a paradox here.
why wouldn't a flower evolve to look like a bee? perfect example of evolution at work!

just like the Samurai crab, or millions of other examples..

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#78889 Mar 5, 2013
01Justsayin wrote:
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Evidence? So you can disprove the existence of God using the scientific method? I don't seek to prove anything. My opinion is my own. I don't need your permission to have it. Nor does it require your approval. You sure as hell have no room to judge it. Especially when you cannot use the scientific method to disprove the existence of God. At the end of the day all you can do is disagree with it. Which makes absolutely no difference to me.
i can certainly judge cults that lead people on through proven lies.

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#78890 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
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When God is dead. The fun ends.
I really hate to break it to you, but he was never alive Cybele. He is only a myth of a group of Arab desert dwellers.

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#78891 Mar 5, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>how do atheists force their views on the public?
Seriously?! You're going to sit there and deny ridiculing and condemning theists for nothing other than being theists? You're gonna sit there and deny accusing all theists of being ignorant fundies who seek only to persecute and otherwise harm their fellow man? You're gonna sit there and deny blaming the sins of the few on the many? You're gonna sit there and deny your desire to rob millions of their constitutional right to the freedom of religion just because you don't agree with it? You're gonna sit there and say that you don't discriminate against theists in the scientific community no matter how brilliant they may be? You're gonna sit there and deny questioning their objectivity when you yourself, as an atheist, refuses to view the beliefs of others with the same objectivity? Irregardless of the fact that you cannot, in fact, use the scientific method to disprove the existence of the very God they believe in? Give me a break.

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#78892 Mar 5, 2013
thewordofme wrote:
<quoted text>We really are havin' fun
Wanna cookie?

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#78893 Mar 5, 2013
Cybele wrote:
<quoted text>When God is dead. The fun ends.
Could you imagine living in a world without magic? Where everything is analytical and logical and utterly boring? God forbid!

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#78894 Mar 5, 2013
01Justsayin wrote:
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Could you imagine living in a world without magic? Where everything is analytical and logical and utterly boring? God forbid!
don't have ot imagine it. it is the world you live in. not one instance of magic ever proved. not even bullwinkle pulling a rabbit out af a hat...

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#78895 Mar 5, 2013
woodtick57 wrote:
<quoted text>i can certainly judge cults that lead people on through proven lies.
Granted. Though not every theist is a brain washed cult member. It is possible to have faith in God and not be a part of such ridiculousness. At the same time, I fail to see how you can judge that which you don't even believe in to begin with. Or disprove using the scientific method. Where's the logic in that?

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#78896 Mar 5, 2013
01Justsayin wrote:
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Granted. Though not every theist is a brain washed cult member. It is possible to have faith in God and not be a part of such ridiculousness. At the same time, I fail to see how you can judge that which you don't even believe in to begin with. Or disprove using the scientific method. Where's the logic in that?
Ummm i believe that many religius cults exist...hellooo!

it does take a little braiwashing to believe in something that there is no evidence for, doesn't it? especially when most people who say they are not religious but believe in god then go on to use the religous dogma almost verbatim...that may not be you, but it is hte norm.

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#78897 Mar 5, 2013
01Justsayin wrote:
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Could you imagine living in a world without magic? Where everything is analytical and logical and utterly boring? God forbid!
Where is the logic in evolution? I can tell which ones are made up. They have a mountain of lies. There is real science, and there are theories with no real evidence.

They don't believe in magic but they somehow believe fish developed legs and arms, then became amphibians, then reptiles, then mammals. They don't call that magic?

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