Atheism requires as much faith as rel...

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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“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161931 Mar 24, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
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That is why people like you are so scary. The similarity in mindset in pursuit of their perfect societies.
Why am I scary? It was your god's name inscribed on NAZI belt buckles.

Since: Sep 08

La Junta, CO

#161932 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
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But you see I am a Physicist, I also own and can use a jigsaw, horizontal band saw, drop saw, wood lathe, metal lathe (1m between centers), mill, bench drill, bench grinders, ect...
Woo. A capitalized "Physicist".

Must be something really special.

And can use tools, to.

Now, tell us, why can't you carry on a rational discussion?

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161933 Mar 24, 2013
RiversideRedneck wrote:
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I know.
I don't understand calculus.
....
But yet you feel you are qualified to sling off at science.

Since: Sep 08

La Junta, CO

#161934 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
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Why am I scary? It was your god's name inscribed on NAZI belt buckles.
Because you are irrational and limited in vision.

That name is inscribed lots of places. Supposed to be everybody's god.

Not mine, though. It's packaged differently. But you aren't capable of understanding that. Evidently the word triggers random neuron firing and irrationality in you.

God God God God God
Atheist Silurist

London, UK

#161935 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
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But you see I am a Physicist, I also own and can use a jigsaw, horizontal band saw, drop saw, wood lathe, metal lathe (1m between centers), mill, bench drill, bench grinders, ect...
Here's a challenge for you.

Impossible 4-D Quadrilateral.

http://www.cutoutfoldup.com/1125-impossible-4...

Try making one of these things out of wood. My brother asked me to make him one out of wood for him, I made a cardboard one as a template and then recreated the pieces in Mahogany. It nearly drove me mad,got there in the end but a difficult task to say the least.

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161936 Mar 24, 2013
RiversideRedneck wrote:
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Why, because I'm different than you?
One of the curious things about godbots is the avatars they choose. Quiet a lot of you have a military theme, why is that? Do you think you are a bunch of bad asses or are you just trying to compensate?

“Ditat Deus”

Since: Jul 12

Location hidden

#161937 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
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But you see I am a Physicist, I also own and can use a jigsaw, horizontal band saw, drop saw, wood lathe, metal lathe (1m between centers), mill, bench drill, bench grinders, ect...
Yes....

I'm sure you can.

“Ditat Deus”

Since: Jul 12

Location hidden

#161938 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
<quoted text>
But yet you feel you are qualified to sling off at science.
Yes I do.

Just because a person doesn't know calculus doesn't mean that person isn't smart or doesn't have common sense.

You're the "Physicist" and you don't know this?

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161939 Mar 24, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
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Because you are irrational and limited in vision.
That name is inscribed lots of places. Supposed to be everybody's god.
Not mine, though. It's packaged differently. But you aren't capable of understanding that. Evidently the word triggers random neuron firing and irrationality in you.
God God God God God
You do realise that you just contradicted yourself:-
"Supposed to be everybody's god."
Which is all inclusive and that includes you.

Then you say:-
"Not mine, though."

This is a logical contradiction, no wonder you are a godbot.

“Ditat Deus”

Since: Jul 12

Location hidden

#161940 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
<quoted text>
One of the curious things about godbots is the avatars they choose. Quiet a lot of you have a military theme, why is that? Do you think you are a bunch of bad asses or are you just trying to compensate?
Curious that so many Physicist Atgeists (TM) are so boring....

I just thought it was a funny pic.

And yes, I am a bad ass.

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161941 Mar 24, 2013
Atheist Silurist wrote:
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Here's a challenge for you.
Impossible 4-D Quadrilateral.
http://www.cutoutfoldup.com/1125-impossible-4...
Try making one of these things out of wood. My brother asked me to make him one out of wood for him, I made a cardboard one as a template and then recreated the pieces in Mahogany. It nearly drove me mad,got there in the end but a difficult task to say the least.
That looks like fun.

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161942 Mar 24, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
<quoted text>
Woo. A capitalized "Physicist".
Must be something really special.
And can use tools, to.
Now, tell us, why can't you carry on a rational discussion?
Since when were you ever rational?

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#161943 Mar 24, 2013
Dave Nelson wrote:
God God God God God
You rang?

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161944 Mar 24, 2013
RiversideRedneck wrote:
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Yes....
I'm sure you can.
Just because you have a limited skill set does not mean we all have.
Atheist Silurist

London, UK

#161945 Mar 24, 2013
Richardfs wrote:
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That looks like fun.
The fun part comes when you hand the four separate pieces to someone and ask them to put it together.

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#161946 Mar 24, 2013
What did he say? What language did he use? Did he sound like Jarjar Binks or Borat?
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>I know God because He has spoken to me.

I know God through what He does in my life.

And I don't give a red rat's ass if you believe me.

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#161948 Mar 24, 2013
And you have the gall to mock others for spelling mistakes?

Wow.

Yes much like logic and reasoning you have forgotten how to use them because of your faith you are losing them.
RiversideRedneck wrote:
<quoted text>I did take algebra - I high school.

There was no need for me to advance my knowledge in that subject.

And now I've forgotten most of it. You know, if you don't use it, you lose it....

Since: Mar 11

Lexington, KY

#161949 Mar 24, 2013
Our Dave puppet is so predictable. BTW how did you find that image of Dave's belt buckle?
Richardfs wrote:
<quoted text>You called it.

He just can't help himself.

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161952 Mar 24, 2013
RiversideRedneck wrote:
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Yes I do.
Just because a person doesn't know calculus doesn't mean that person isn't smart or doesn't have common sense.
You're the "Physicist" and you don't know this?
Yes I do, I see it quiet oftern here from godbots, it is called the "arrogance of ignorance".

"Oh look the world is 6000 years old", but we it isn't.
"Oh look there was a global flood", but we know there wasn't.
"Oh look mine is the one true god", but you can't explain why yours is the right one instead of the any of the other 30,000+ gods.

You should be aware by now that what you call "common sense" does not apply to the world of quanta.

But no, you with your high school education know better, that is the "arrogance of ignorance".

“Formerly "Richard"”

Since: Mar 12

In the beginning e=mc^2

#161953 Mar 24, 2013
Atheist Silurist wrote:
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The fun part comes when you hand the four separate pieces to someone and ask them to put it together.
I would like to machine one out of solid block of Aluminium.

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