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
Anon

Lakewood, OH

#155012 Feb 18, 2013
RiversideRedneck wrote:
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In order to have a checkmate, you must have a winning hand.
IOW - put up or shut up.
I'll raise you five and check

Since: Sep 08

Westcliffe, CO

#155013 Feb 18, 2013
Anon wrote:
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I'll raise you five and check
You lose, sucker.

Double run in trump.

“The eye has it...”

Since: May 09

Russell's Teapot

#155014 Feb 18, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
It appears SETI found something. Transcript of communications between somewhere in California and a spot between Saturn and Uranus.
Beginning of intercepted transmission.
"...has been dispatched to unit 708 dfgt, arrival due within 18 rotations
Supply unit 988-06 out
E unit 3314, this is base unit 3776
E unit here, sir.
How is the mission progressing?
For the complexity of this world, pretty well, sir.
Good to hear. We do have some questions regarding some of your data collecting.
Yes, sir.
Just what are these Topix atheists? We have been trying to find a pattern to their thought processes, but are drawing a zero. Have you managed to secure one for lab tests?
No, sir. Our efforts in that has met with problems.
Such as?
Well, sir, as you note there are issues of coherency, but we have found that the originating source of those emissions are of a very low power level, making it impossible to date to locate and secure one for further study. After beaming up three of their human corpses from remote areas, five what they call rutabaga plants, and one electronic wrist watch with severe corrosion issues, we have refrained from further search for one of them.
You have not located where they keep them secured?
They do not secure them, sir.
Huh?
They are allowed to run free, sir.
Run free? Seriously!?
Yes, sir. In addition, they are also allowed to breed with the local population.
Sir?
Are you there, sir?
Yes, I am here. I think.
You did say they are allowed to breed?
Yes, sir.
End your mission immediately E Unit 3314, and report to Decon unit 833 before returning to here.
Decon unit 833, sir. That's a long process. Can't we just use bleach?
No.
Base out.
End of transmission.
http://cdn.memegenerator.net/instances/400x/3...

Since: Oct 10

Location hidden

#155015 Feb 18, 2013
TheBlackSheep wrote:
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Don'cha, I say, don'cha wanna look at your cards first, son? Boy's as sharp as a bowling ball.

Since: Sep 08

Westcliffe, CO

#155016 Feb 18, 2013
Goodnight people and Topix atheists.

:-)
Anon

Lakewood, OH

#155017 Feb 18, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
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You lose, sucker.
Double run in trump.
You cheated, somehow...

“cdesign proponentsists”

Since: Jul 09

Pittsburgh, PA

#155018 Feb 18, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
Goodnight people and Topix atheists.
:-)
Good night, WAG2!

Since: Oct 10

Location hidden

#155020 Feb 18, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
Goodnight people and Topix atheists.
:-)
Don't forget to soak your teeth and take your Maalox.
Anon

Lakewood, OH

#155021 Feb 18, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
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You lose, sucker.
Double run in trump.
Wait a minute here. Double run in trump? That's pinochle! You play pinochle? Blecht...

“Nothing can stop, This Pony..”

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#155022 Feb 18, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
Goodnight people and Topix atheists.
:-)
Good night Gram-paw.

“The eye has it...”

Since: May 09

Russell's Teapot

#155023 Feb 18, 2013
River Tam wrote:
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Don't forget to soak your teeth and take your Maalox.
I think Dave is on a Maalox IV drip.

Since: Oct 10

Location hidden

#155024 Feb 18, 2013
scaritual wrote:
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I think Dave is on a Maalox IV drip.
Maalox 4 drip?

I saw Malcolm X but I missed Malcolm I - IX.

Was Denzel in all of them?
bohart

Newport, TN

#155025 Feb 18, 2013
TheBlackSheep wrote:
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God of the gaps.
There is support for the hypotheses.
People used to believe that maggots spontaneously came into being from rotting meat or some other such nonliving substance. Louis Pasteur proved that was wrong.
But Abiogenesis would have happened, if it happened, in an entirely different environment than what we have now. You will agree that we know a lot more about the early Earth then they did back in the 1700's, right?
So, what you are doing, not very cleverly, is using the 1700's science to prove that we don't have a clue today. Jump up to the 21st Century! Look at what is going on in science today.
Get out of the gaps and look at what science has done sans god.
And the idiot hits keep on rolling! The enviroment would have to had been able to support life, wylie coyote, like today. And it is you SUPER GENIUSES who are stuck in the 1700's thinking spontaneous generation is a plausible idea.
bohart

Newport, TN

#155026 Feb 18, 2013
TheBlackSheep wrote:
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What science do you have supporting your views? Please don't say "creationist science"!
Hey boy! I say again , why does science not support abiogenesis with any evidence?

“Darwin died for your sins”

Since: Aug 08

Nunya

#155027 Feb 18, 2013
bohart wrote:
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And the idiot hits keep on rolling! The enviroment would have to had been able to support life, wylie coyote, like today. And it is you SUPER GENIUSES who are stuck in the 1700's thinking spontaneous generation is a plausible idea.
Who says the enviroment couldn't have supported life?

“Nothing can stop, This Pony..”

Since: Dec 10

Location hidden

#155028 Feb 18, 2013
bohart wrote:
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Hey boy! I say again , why does science not support abiogenesis with any evidence?
Science does not support flies being created from nothing in corpses.
Which is the definition you are using from the 18th century when they thought it was so through spontaneous generation.
This has been explained to you, but you insist on saying it.
It only makes you look like a foolish troll.

Science supports the new meaning of the term, which is a chemical evolutionary origin of life.
Despite your denial and refusal to recognize it.

http://www.talkorigins.org/faqs/abioprob/abio...

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#155029 Feb 18, 2013
Dave a chimpanzee has a better short term memory than you.
Dave Nelson wrote:
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A map of your brain would be like driving across Montana. Lots of space between points of interest. Good place for wind farms or billboards.

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#155030 Feb 18, 2013
So Jesus must have done it yes?
mtimber wrote:
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So how did it form, if the physical laws were not there to form it with?
Your beliefs make no sense.

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#155031 Feb 18, 2013
The KJV was heavily altered to match the teachings of the Church of England.

Wow you are bad at this.
Eagle12 wrote:
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In reference to the number of interpretations to the bible. It is a free market and groups have tried the maximize the number of sells. If they make a new version then perhaps people will by it and bring profits up. Kind of like a new model change every other year for the Chevrolet.
In 2006, there were approximately 45,000 different types of wine being produced in the world. Recently that number was increased to 75,000. But all these wines have something in common, fermentation and alcohol.
The King James Version is probably the least altered version in history. The Amplified is a good version that makes it more simple to understand. We have little control over the free market of the number one seller of all times.
http://mykitchenpot.com/wine-tip-10-how-many-...

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#155032 Feb 18, 2013
He must play a much different version of chess than we do!
Catcher1 wrote:
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Hahaha, RR.
Think about what you wrote.

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