Atheism requires as much faith as religion?

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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.
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Feb 20, 2013
 
Dave Nelson wrote:
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If there wasn't a polarity in the DNA, nothing would happen.
Oh, I'm sorry. it is all about polarity, right? Now, is that electrical polarity (separation of charges) or magnetic polarity or something else? Or do you even make a distinction?
Is that polarity caused by gravity, the nuclear forces, or virtual particles? Or EM? Chemistry is pretty much EM exchanges.
You need to learn the distinction between E&M fields and electricity. The latter is the motion of charges. The fields are a very different thing. Light, for example, has no moving charges. Chemistry is a matter of electromagnetic forces working at the quantum level. But almost no electrical current exists in DNA.
IS DNA living?
Being "alive" is a system where energy can be directed counter to environmental forces, moving part or the whole assemblage. You stepping into the shade, or a plant growing matter to bend its leaves toward the sun.
DNA doesn't direct energy, counter to environment or not. That is the job of proteins. So no, DNA is NOT alive, even by your strange definition.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
Thinking wrote:
That's where I put gideon's bibles.
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You are a free man to do as you will.

I have a question for you about your country. What does the UK do about garbage? I mean you are a small country. What do you guys do with all that trash? How much of a problem is garbage for your country?

Here in the US we have plenty of land and therefore we have landfills.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
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Comedy clubs have armature night?
Like what, to defend yourself a violent response to your performance?
Armature night?
Really?
Hell I don’t care if he participates in the wet tee shirt night at the Blue Lagoon. Some men may like their men small minded and small breasted.

I just want the guy to find out before a audience just how good of a comedian he is. He may end up getting his own show in Vegas. He needs to sell everything and put his talents on the big screen.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch...

One last one. Love songs that capture living and passions.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
Dave Nelson wrote:
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Put everything down for the next 10 minutes and just lay back and listen.
https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Not bad.

I like lots of music, and some(overall across a specific genre) I like less than others, but within each genre, I've found something I like just about as good as what I'd call my more favorite types of music. Be it country, rock, metal, black metal, electronic, jazz or whatever.

There's something good in all of it, once you find that one you like.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
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Not bad.
I like lots of music, and some(overall across a specific genre) I like less than others, but within each genre, I've found something I like just about as good as what I'd call my more favorite types of music. Be it country, rock, metal, black metal, electronic, jazz or whatever.
There's something good in all of it, once you find that one you like.
What is black metal music?
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Feb 20, 2013
 
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Poor blacklagoon.
He is still under the illusion that we are supposed bow to his declarations of what is art, and what ain't. He could be just one of those damned critics. They go to school and are taught it should be this way, and then go out and tell everyone else what they are supposed to like.
Art is what registers with people, not with the scholars and pros. It's a communication thingy.
Hey ,you can see how those radical two percenters are.
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Feb 20, 2013
 
Aura Mytha wrote:
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Philosophers are more like theists than scientists.
You do nothing to remove the stupid from yourself, except pile it on thick and heavy.
Hey don't shoot the messenger because your theory originated with Greek goat herders.Hey Boy, your scientists embraced the goat herder theory.The only stupid is in your mirror.
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Feb 20, 2013
 
Dave Nelson wrote:
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Put everything down for the next 10 minutes and just lay back and listen.
https://www.youtube.com/watch...
That music is so culturely different it takes some time to appreciate it

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Feb 20, 2013
 
Aura Mytha wrote:
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What is black metal music?
That's a huge question.

These guys are now considered more progressive metal, nevertheless...at one time they were black/death.
https://www.youtube.com/watch...

Not black metal, but some math metal(incredible playing, multiple time signatures, 8 strings etc...).
https://www.youtube.com/watch...

Try giving a listen(I recommend start to finish for both). It isn't for everyone.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
bohart wrote:
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Hey don't shoot the messenger because your theory originated with Greek goat herders.Hey Boy, your scientists embraced the goat herder theory.The only stupid is in your mirror.
Slap another coat of stupid on, you do it so well.

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Feb 20, 2013
 
scaritual wrote:
<quoted text> That's a huge question.
These guys are now considered more progressive metal, nevertheless...at one time they were black/death.
https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Not black metal, but some math metal(incredible playing, multiple time signatures, 8 strings etc...).
https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Try giving a listen(I recommend start to finish for both). It isn't for everyone.
Ok I get the picture but never heard the term.
I like some like that, but call it dark or progressive , sort of satanic I love Hysterica and Crucified Barbra.

http://www.youtube.com/watch...

http://www.youtube.com/watch...

But they aren't as progressive as the ones you posted.
I like women bands, they tun my eyes on as well as my ears :).

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Feb 20, 2013
 
Aura Mytha wrote:
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Ok I get the picture but never heard the term.
I like some like that, but call it dark or progressive , sort of satanic I love Hysterica and Crucified Barbra.
http://www.youtube.com/watch...
http://www.youtube.com/watch...
But they aren't as progressive as the ones you posted.
I like women bands, they tun my eyes on as well as my ears :).
Pretty good. You'll like this, I think.
http://www.youtube.com/watch...

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#155427
Feb 21, 2013
 
Well that's a long way of saying you got nothing.
Eagle12 wrote:
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Thank you kindly, I shall file your opinion away for safe keeping into “It doesn’t matter file.”
Or should I put in the,“Who gives a sh** file?”
Don’t worry, I find a good place for it.

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Feb 21, 2013
 
You don't think anyone is cruelly clicking your sad videos do you George Burns look alike?
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Feb 21, 2013
 
Lol actually not cruelly although sitting through Dave's 30+ off topic links of spam would be considered cruel :))
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All you have to do to be an atheist, is NOT believe in God. An ETERNALLY bad choice! Tea Party 2014!

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Feb 21, 2013
 
Dave Nelson wrote:
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http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/wa...
High frequency EM.
BTW, the E and the M exist together. Can't really get one without the other.
You didn't leave your head in there long enough.
Since your "knowledge" is based upon what you read, whether you understand it or not.
http://pac.iupac.org/publications/pac/pdf/200...
Yes, magnetic fields affect chemical actions.
EM, it is all in how you put the spin on things,
>.< You just provided evidence that you're a moron. You should stop while you have a small amount of dignity left. The magnets are not what heats things up, they are used to produce the energy waves, electromagnetic energy specifically, that cause the atoms to become excited. This is why you cannot use metal in the microwave, ironically, because electromagnetic waves are attracted to metallic minerals. So all you did was prove that I know what I'm talking about and you're just reading headlines and running with them.
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Feb 21, 2013
 
We separate out rubbish into a couple of categories. The council collects it, recycles about 80% of it and landfills the rest.

The cost of landfill to the council is increasing and so the council is motivated to get better at recycling.

Other countries on the continent do a better job of recycling than the UK, it's a work in progress.
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You are a free man to do as you will.
I have a question for you about your country. What does the UK do about garbage? I mean you are a small country. What do you guys do with all that trash? How much of a problem is garbage for your country?
Here in the US we have plenty of land and therefore we have landfills.

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scaritual wrote:
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Not bad.
I like lots of music, and some(overall across a specific genre) I like less than others, but within each genre, I've found something I like just about as good as what I'd call my more favorite types of music. Be it country, rock, metal, black metal, electronic, jazz or whatever.
There's something good in all of it, once you find that one you like.
That's been pretty much my experience, too.

That genre classifying confuses the hell out of me. It is all music, but so called experts have to classify something as such and such to make themselves look like experts and music gurus. I'm kind of sensitized and reactive to them because of the pretentiousness and peer pressure to buy what they say is cool, going back a long time. An effect of too few outlets of mass media and something to sell. Induced fads. The payola scandal is an example. Oh, the era of the Italian teen idol created by the Mafia. Barf.

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