Don't dictate beliefs

Sep 5, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Star Press

No one else can say otherwise? That is basically saying those who do "believe in God" are better? Hardly.

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It aint necessarily so wrote:
<quoted text>I don't know how all of life stares, but this frog stares at video games rather humorously: https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Stares, stares! What the heck is this auto correct thing doing, more proof of science gone amuck! LOL

Let me rephrase.

Adam please explain how life started.
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<quoted text>The part that calls free will a gift rather than a punishment, given that according to Christian estimates, over 90% of all souls ever created die unsaved and windup in hell.

If hell exists, I would obviously be better off if my will was given to me,and matched the god's will. What would be the loss to me to want to do what I would need to do?

Don't we raise our kinds to want the things that are best for them, like wanting a college major that will lead to a good job, and wanting a job that will make them happy. We try to shape their wills to want what is best for them and will lead them to make the best choices.

If your god existed, why wouldn't your god do that for those of us who would need it to escape hell? That's not love or good parenting.
God has given us all a free pass from hell. He is standing there holding a free pass to heaven all you have to do is except that gift. If you choose not to except it that's your freedom. Just don't blame God. Put the blame where it belongs.
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Nov 28, 2012
 
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<quoted text>I don't think I do.

KJV wrote, "Amazing how he spoke into existence our universe. How he allowed Lucifer and Man to sin. Something that he can't stand.
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More than amazing. Unbelievable.

And not very powerful given his stated preferences. He didn't get what he wanted. Or maybe he did.
Don't get all confused over this.
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<quoted text>You seem to be recommending that I stop thinking. Is my mind too puny to use in these matters? Are you suggesting that I stop thinking of the absurd claims about the god as absurd, and of the obscene deeds as obscene, and just accept the download uncritically?
No by no means stop thinking, I just didn't know you knew how to think. LOL

The point is don't freak out that you can't figure out God. God gave you a brain to use. Use all of if.
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Nov 28, 2012
 
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<quoted text>funny how god only speaks to the most inbred people on the planet jews and muslimsScience reveals: Jews fantastically inbred.
In a study sure to make snotty, self-absorbed Sephardi Jews feel even more inherently superior to the unrefined plebeians who took them out of the caves of the Atlas Mountains, not that I’m talking about anybody who writes for Jewlicious or anything, researchers at the Technion and the Rambam Medical Center discovered that 40% of Ashkenazi Jews, or about 3.5 million people, are descended from only four women.

Each woman left a genetic signature that shows up in their descendants today, he and colleagues say in a report published online by the American Journal of Human Genetics. Together, their four signatures appear in about 40 percent of Ashkenazi Jews, while being virtually absent in non-Jews and found only rarely in Jews of non-Ashkenazi origin, the researchers said.

They said the total Ashkenazi population is estimated at around 8 million people. The estimated world Jewish population is about 13 million.

Ashkenazi Jews are a group with mainly central and eastern European ancestry. Ultimately, though, they can be traced back to Jews who migrated from Israel to Italy in the first and second centuries, Behar said. Eventually this group moved to Eastern Europe in the 12th and 13th centuries and expanded greatly,
Of course you know this is a theory and not fact.
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It aint necessarily so wrote:
<quoted text>Good story!

Your spirit shines through even on a message board.
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I actually really am [very happy].
Though, I was once fired for smiling too much on a job"

LOL

I was never fired! LOL
Standing in one spot and smiling may not have been what you were being paid to do. Try fulfilling your job performance requirements and not standing in one spot smiling line you were high on something and you might not get fired. LOL
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<quoted text>Perfectly made points - unfortunately wasted on rodent “Kitten”, who never had any credibility to begin with.
True! LOL
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<quoted text>Nonsense. That's Einstein:

[1] From "The father of modern physics" at http://www.mathscareers.org.uk/viewItem.cfm... "Today Einstein is considered the father of modern physics."

[2] From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Einstein "Einstein is often regarded as the father of modern physics and the most influential physicist of the 20th century."

[3] "Why is Einstein considered the father of modern physics?" curiosity.discovery.com/question/why-einstein...

[4] "Albert Einstein is called the father of modern physics. He was the one who came up with most of the concepts of modern physics"
http://physics.tutorvista.com/modern-physics....
Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck, ForMemRS[1](April 23, 1858 – October 4, 1947) was a German theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918.[2]

Planck made many contributions to theoretical physics, but his fame rests primarily on his role as originator of the quantum theory. This theory revolutionized human understanding of atomic and subatomic processes, just as Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity revolutionized the understanding of space and time. Together they constitute the fundamental theories of 20th-century physics. Both have led humanity to revise some of its most cherished philosophical beliefs, and have brought about industrial and military applications that affect many aspects of modern life.
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#7106
Nov 28, 2012
 
Khatru wrote:
<quoted text>"The Bible specifically states...."

You see, that's my beef with the scripture that specifically states that the circumference of the circle is three times its diameter. It doesn't say it's approximate and it doesn't say it's been rounded down to the nearest whole number.
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Khatru wrote:
<quoted text>I'm curious as to what you mean by planets spinning the wrong way.

What's the right way?
Do you know The theory of angular momentum?

If you did you would not need to post this dribble.
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Khatru wrote:
<quoted text>Aren't there certain areas where the laws of physics as we know them seem to collapse? The speed of light being a case in point or at the quantum level of matter.

The theorised quantum fluctuation that led to the Big Bang wouldn't have been subject to the current laws of physics.

I guess we need a cosmologist or an astro-physicist in here.
Yes there are. But the fact is a black hole has never started to expand slowly
As your Big Bang singularity theory states. And the claim that the laws of physics did not take affect until science says is bull. Science cannot turn on and off the laws of the universe.

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Yes there are. But the fact is a black hole has never started to expand slowly
As your Big Bang singularity theory states. And the claim that the laws of physics did not take affect until science says is bull. Science cannot turn on and off the laws of the universe.
Why are you confusing black holes and the Big Bang? They are very different types of singularity.

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Do you know The theory of angular momentum?
If you did you would not need to post this dribble.
Yes, I know about angular momentum. So what do you mean about planets that spin the 'wrong way'?

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Isn't that because of dark matter/energy and not to do with gravity?
A bit of both. Dark matter keeps its density upon expansion. When you put that property into the laws of gravity, you get accelerating expansion.

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There are black holes through out our galaxy yet alone the universe. And everything known about them to science and the law of our universe prohibits them from just one day start to slowly expand and recreate everything sucked into them. We just can't go around claiming that the first one didn't have to follow these laws.
The Big Bang singularity is not a black hole singularity. They are very different.

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Nonsense. That's Einstein:
[1] From "The father of modern physics" at http://www.mathscareers.org.uk/viewItem.cfm... "Today Einstein is considered the father of modern physics."
[2] From http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Einstein "Einstein is often regarded as the father of modern physics and the most influential physicist of the 20th century."
[3] "Why is Einstein considered the father of modern physics?" curiosity.discovery.com/question/why-einstein...
[4] "Albert Einstein is called the father of modern physics. He was the one who came up with most of the concepts of modern physics"
http://physics.tutorvista.com/modern-physics....
Planck certainly has an honorable role as the inventor of the idea of the quantum. That it was developed fully by others doesn't change the fact that he originated it. Of course, it was Einstein, Bohr, Schrodinger, and others that really brought it to fruition (and modified it greatly from what Planck proposed).

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Aren't there certain areas where the laws of physics as we know them seem to collapse? The speed of light being a case in point or at the quantum level of matter.
The theorised quantum fluctuation that led to the Big Bang wouldn't have been subject to the current laws of physics.
I guess we need a cosmologist or an astro-physicist in here.
Well, the goal is to find laws that *do* apply. What we know is that general relativity has to be modified to encompass the quantum aspects and we don't know how to do that.

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Even if those laws didn't start until last year the expansion of the universe should be slowing down and not speeding up because of gravity.
Not when there is a non-zero cosmological constant (i.e, dark energy).

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A bit of both. Dark matter keeps its density upon expansion. When you put that property into the laws of gravity, you get accelerating expansion.
That should be dark *energy*, not dark matter. Dark matter expands in the same way as ordinary matter. Dark energy keeps its density upon expansion.
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Khatru wrote:
<quoted text>Isn't that because of dark matter/energy and not to do with gravity?
There is an unknown dark matter that repels science believes. Because they can't find any reason for the universe to be expanding at an increasing rate.
That dark matter is not fact it is a guess and science in now in search of that dark matter. However even if that dark matter exist ( I think it does ) it cannot break apart a singularity in the middle of a black hole.

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