In America, atheists are still in the...

In America, atheists are still in the closet

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“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#44549 Dec 8, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
Hmm.
18 posts on just one page - Barfy must be feeling particularly insecure.
Musta been made sleep on the couch again.
He owns a couch?

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44550 Dec 8, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
Hmm.
18 posts on just one page - Barfy must be feeling particularly insecure.
Either that or it takes him about thirty seconds to post.
SupaAFC

Whitehaven, UK

#44551 Dec 8, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
Those that speak English.
Are you saying that the conventional, or your own, definition for "loaded question" is in French?
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
The people who understand when I say the UK is a monarchy, they nod.
For example.
Only that you are not just arguing that Britain is a monarchy. You are arguing that it is our actual, functioning, practical system of government.

Completely different claim.
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
And when I say the Ireland is an island and to the west of England, they get annoyed because everyone knows that that is rather obvious.
I do not care about your hang-up with Ireland.
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
Rather than rolling around on the floor kicking and crying and screaming Wales is to the west of England and that an explanation is needed for saying the UK is a monarchy.
Those who speak English, SuperFag.
Maybe you can have Packy help?
Every poster here speaks English, but nobody ever seems to agree with the arguments you make.

Nobody disputes that Britain -has- a monarchy or that the Queen is our head of state. What I, and everybody else is disputing, is that she is relevant in our politics considering she does nothing of serious note.

But, you know this, and this is why you refuse to argue below the surface of your question.

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44552 Dec 8, 2012
SupaAFC wrote:
<quoted text>
Are you saying that the conventional, or your own, definition for "loaded question" is in French?
Now you can look up "straw man".

But first... learn what a loaded question means...

BEST OF LUCK!

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44553 Dec 8, 2012
SupaAFC wrote:
Only that you are not just arguing that Britain is a monarchy.
Straw man...

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44554 Dec 8, 2012
[QUOTE who="SupaAFC"
I do not care about your hang-up with Ireland.[/QUOTE]

I'm not the one who is confused.

I'm the one who asserted that Ireland was west of England.

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44555 Dec 8, 2012
SupaAFC wrote:
Every poster here speaks English, but nobody ever seems to agree with the arguments you make.
This is what we English speakers call a "bald-faced lie".

Putting aside I don't care a wit whether or not you agree with what I say.

Starting with my assertion that the United KING_dom is a monarchy...

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44556 Dec 8, 2012
SupaAFC wrote:
Every poster here speaks English, but nobody ever seems to agree with the arguments you make.
PS: I offer you (again) a chance to move me out of this thread.

I find someone who agrees with something I posted and you leave this thread.

Money where mouth is...?

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44557 Dec 8, 2012
SupaAFC wrote:
Nobody disputes that Britain -has- a monarchy
The United King_dom **IS** a monarchy.

Yes or no?

I say it is.
scientist

Des Plaines, IL

#44558 Dec 8, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
The United King_dom **IS** a monarchy.
Yes or no?
I say it is.
you have a huge brown skid mark in your shorts,yes or no? I say ya do!!!!

Since: Feb 11

Location hidden

#44559 Dec 8, 2012
scientist wrote:
<quoted text>you have a huge brown skid mark in your shorts,yes or no? I say ya do!!!!
I say you have a big bruise in the back of your throat.

Practice makes perfect, eh?

“H-o-o-o-o-o-o-ld on thar!”

Since: Sep 08

The Borderland of Sol

#44560 Dec 8, 2012
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
He owns a couch?
If he does, I suspect it's in the yard.

Or perhaps the park.

“Wrath”

Since: Dec 10

Is revenant

#44561 Dec 8, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>If he does, I suspect it's in the yard.
Or perhaps the park.
Hmmm , do you think there is a potato on it as well?
Thinking

Farnham, UK

#44562 Dec 9, 2012
Agreed. I won't answer bsfoot directly. It's just another religitard burning cycles whilst the world sails on without them.
KittenKoder wrote:
<quoted text>
I think this thread has lost all serious discussion a long time ago. But it's fun to watch people just goof off.
scientist

Des Plaines, IL

#44563 Dec 9, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
I say you have a big bruise in the back of your throat.
Practice makes perfect, eh?
I heard you went to the doctor the other day cause you thought you had a tumor in your anal region.Upon further examination the doctor discovered a huge turkey twd handing on your assss.Com e on old timer clean up your act man.

“ecrasez l'infame”

Since: May 08

Atlanta, Georgia

#44564 Dec 9, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
I say you have a big bruise in the back of your throat.
Practice makes perfect, eh?
Only perfect practice makes perfect. If you practice doing it wrong, it doesn't help.

“I am an ALIEN!!!”

Since: Dec 06

KREUZBERG...

#44565 Dec 9, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
UK = monarchy.
Sweden = monarchy
I actually think America is more Communistic than Europa by far...due to; it holds false freedoms and tends to lean toward corrupted Independent freaks...

By the people for the people for one thing that just isn't a truth if it weren't for the bit of what is still truth within the Government the whole place could have already been blown to bits and pieces within that is through it's people...

Christian Pride and Christian Teachings...

And what does Christmas have to do with it( just wondering)ATHEISTS??? Presents for the children Just because people are tired of Religion Law havin' taken over doesn't mean we are depriving a child of their gifts does it?

“I am an ALIEN!!!”

Since: Dec 06

KREUZBERG...

#44566 Dec 9, 2012
Hedonist wrote:
<quoted text>
Only perfect practice makes perfect. If you practice doing it wrong, it doesn't help.
Practice makes perfection?

Practice perfection?(that which is perfect, hmmm)

If it is perfect what's it then in/to practice?

To gain...a loss!!!! No matter what , soon perfection will stumble - how often can one perfectly perfect it's perfection?

Someones else's perfect Perfected PERFECTION will GET IN THE WAY....

So what's Perfectly Perfect anyways///

God of Perfection, HEllo?

“Blue Collar Philosopher”

Since: Nov 08

Texas, USA

#44567 Dec 9, 2012
Tinka wrote:
<quoted text>
I actually think America is more Communistic than Europa by far...due to; it holds false freedoms and tends to lean toward corrupted Independent freaks...
By the people for the people for one thing that just isn't a truth if it weren't for the bit of what is still truth within the Government the whole place could have already been blown to bits and pieces within that is through it's people...
Christian Pride and Christian Teachings...
And what does Christmas have to do with it( just wondering)ATHEISTS??? Presents for the children Just because people are tired of Religion Law havin' taken over doesn't mean we are depriving a child of their gifts does it?
What would someone who calls themselves "Tinka" know about "corrupted Independent freaks"??? Europa? Europa is a moon circling Jupiter, Tinka. Children get way too many gifts. So many, in fact, they grow up thinking they should never stop getting them. A root cause of the Entitlement Generation as this era of perpetual whininess will someday be called.

“Blue Collar Philosopher”

Since: Nov 08

Texas, USA

#44568 Dec 9, 2012
Tinka wrote:
<quoted text>
Practice makes perfection?
Practice perfection?(that which is perfect, hmmm)
If it is perfect what's it then in/to practice?
To gain...a loss!!!! No matter what , soon perfection will stumble - how often can one perfectly perfect it's perfection?
Someones else's perfect Perfected PERFECTION will GET IN THE WAY....
So what's Perfectly Perfect anyways///
God of Perfection, HEllo?
Whoa, Tinka! Slow down girl!! You're gonna overload your Logic Processors! I'd hate to see smoke and sparks escape your cute little Elven head!! Go easy!

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