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

“I see quantum effects”

Since: Jan 11

In the macro world.

#146520 Jan 1, 2013
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>I've cut a tree down with a gun before. It was terribly inefficient.
I dunno.

When I was a teen, the guy remodeling my folks kitchen let me shoot his .44 Magnum.

When I was done getting knocked on my ass, he put some hollow points in and took down a tree with a 4" diameter trunk with one shot.

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#146521 Jan 1, 2013
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
What, fresh like Aero mint mousse? Mmmm.....
There's something more important than the fiscal cliff? That sounded pretty damn important to me.
OMG, OMG, does this mean we're under attack by squid aliens from the planet octovun???????
No, no, no.

It means the Tea Party is over.

Done with.

The pendulum swung and banged them upside the head.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#146522 Jan 1, 2013
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
This poem is metaphorical. If you can tell me what it's about, I'll give you a prize.
Tisk tisk,
you know not what you risk,
with your blathering and ramble,
you talk too much to gamble,
your game is in distraction,
mine is addition, not subtraction,
I'll take your money,
take your time,
raise me a nickel,
I'll raise a dime,
for whoever has the most to lose,
loses whoever luck decides to choose,
I was never in danger,
with my lowly pair of twos.
OMG, I'm THINKING but it's hard, can't u give me a clue?

I have no idea what the difference between a nickel and dime is.

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#146523 Jan 1, 2013
River Tam wrote:
<quoted text>
I volunteered to call the bingo numbers at a nursing home once. I didn't realize the implications of being on an elevated stage. I wasn't wearing underwear. I almost killed three old men by shooting one beaver.
;-p
You would have been found guilty of a crime:

Negligent homicide.

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#146524 Jan 1, 2013
Aerobatty wrote:
<quoted text>
From my reading, the original hand cannons were invented in China.
Do you really think they were invented for target shooting?....
I can just see them now at the target range with this:-
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons...

or

https://faculty.nipissingu.ca/muhlberger/uplo...

Target practice in the 1800s:-

http://www.pbchistoryonline.org/middle-school...

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#146525 Jan 1, 2013
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
This poem is metaphorical. If you can tell me what it's about, I'll give you a prize.
Tisk tisk,
you know not what you risk,
with your blathering and ramble,
you talk too much to gamble,
your game is in distraction,
mine is addition, not subtraction,
I'll take your money,
take your time,
raise me a nickel,
I'll raise a dime,
for whoever has the most to lose,
loses whoever luck decides to choose,
I was never in danger,
with my lowly pair of twos.
Is it about a card game?

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#146526 Jan 1, 2013
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text>
Again you are talking a intended use, not intended design criteria.
I agree an assault weapon is manufactured as a weapon of war.
But you cannot assign an intended use for a potential civilian gun buyer.
You do not get to decide for them their reason , that's being disingenuous and fallacious.
The fact is a car could be bought to kill people , it is quite capable of mowing down lots of people. But then again maybe they are buying the car to have fun using it legally.
The indented design of a gun is to kill and injure.

The indented design of a car is transport.

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#146527 Jan 1, 2013
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text>
A gun is only a *potential weapon.
So are cars, airplanes , knives, and baseball bats .
You are looking at a man from a christian country and swearing him a christian. He is in fact only potentially a christian.
No a gun is a weapon what is so hard to understand about that?

“Don't be so dichotomous.”

Since: Jan 11

Embrace the grey.

#146528 Jan 1, 2013
Aerobatty wrote:
I dunno.
When I was a teen, the guy remodeling my folks kitchen let me shoot his .44 Magnum.
When I was done getting knocked on my ass, he put some hollow points in and took down a tree with a 4" diameter trunk with one shot.
I was bringing down a bigger tree.

I would have used a chainsaw but those damn Keebler Elves wouldn't let me get near it.

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#146529 Jan 1, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
<quoted text>Now imagine a world where that wild animal also had a gun and knew how to use it. Fat lot of good your gun is now. Think about it stupid america, think.
"Think about it stupid america, think"
These are all American

Antigua and Barbuda
Bahamas
Barbados
Belize
Canada
Costa Rica
Cuba
Dominica
Dominican Republic
El Salvador
Grenada
Guatemala
Haiti
Honduras
Jamaica
Mexico
Nicaragua
Panama
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
United States
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Guyana
Paraguay
Peru
Suriname
Uruguay
Venezuela

Think Septic, Think!

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#146530 Jan 1, 2013
Clementia wrote:
<quoted text>
OMG, I'm THINKING but it's hard, can't u give me a clue?
I have no idea what the difference between a nickel and dime is.
The nickel is bigger than the dime.

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#146531 Jan 1, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
<quoted text>
The indented design of a gun is to kill and injure.
The indented design of a car is transport.
The Aston Martin DBS is a work of art.

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#146532 Jan 1, 2013
-Skeptic- wrote:
<quoted text>Prove your god. Oh yeah, sh*t you can't because you're a liar.
Prove your believe!
Septic what a nut case!

Atheist is a believe in something unprovable. Therefore it's a faith the word faith can be substituted for religion.

“Don't be so dichotomous.”

Since: Jan 11

Embrace the grey.

#146533 Jan 1, 2013
Clementia wrote:
OMG, I'm THINKING but it's hard, can't u give me a clue?
I have no idea what the difference between a nickel and dime is.
A dime is worth twice as much as a nickel.

No clues.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#146534 Jan 1, 2013
Catcher1 wrote:
<quoted text>
No, no, no.
It means the Tea Party is over.
Done with.
The pendulum swung and banged them upside the head.
I missed the tea party, OH NO!:(

Did u get it on camera??

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#146535 Jan 1, 2013
Anon wrote:
<quoted text>Well looky here, we've agreed upon something. Now if science could fine a cure for Cheetos dust, we'd be that much closer to a perfect world.
Orange carpet and orange furniture.

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#146536 Jan 1, 2013
Aerobatty wrote:
<quoted text>Oh fer Christ's sake.

How many "bad guy/hero" scenarios do you run through that tiny mind every day?
Ok say you're out camping in the wilderness, just got the tent set up and then a bear comes into camp so you run he chases you 400 yard south 600 yards west and 400 yards north and you're back at your camp. What color was the bear?

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#146537 Jan 1, 2013
Catcher1 wrote:
<quoted text>
The nickel is bigger than the dime.
OK, but how big? like pence and pounds?

Catcher, um..er,er....help..ahchoo..pri ze...ahchooooo. Oh dear, I think I got a cold.

Since: Feb 08

Tampa, FL

#146538 Jan 1, 2013
Langoliers wrote:
Atheist is a believe in something unprovable.
Assuming you mean "atheism" and "belief", atheism is not a belief. It is the lack of theistic belief.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#146539 Jan 1, 2013
Tide with Beach wrote:
<quoted text>
A dime is worth twice as much as a nickel.
No clues.
OK, u did it again, u read my mind. Tide, u have a gift!!

What if I say pretty please?

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