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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#233993 Jul 31, 2014
CunningLinguist wrote:
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The 'troll' is strong in this one Obi-Wan!
Buck only wants attention... me me me me me. I get bored feeding goldfish. Mr. creek is that goldfish, actively circling for a doorway to immortality. When the tooth fairy denied him a nickel under his pillow he developed his current attitude. At least this stopped him from knocking out any more of his teeth.
Faith must oppose science for its very survival. If theists applied reason and science to their faith, their religion would die.
Theism is not religion.

Get an education if you want me to take you seriously.

Alternatively, you could attempt a valid point.

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#233994 Jul 31, 2014
ChristineM wrote:
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And
“Christine uses e=mc^2 to prove non-existence of God, since God is "all-powerful".”
Is not remotely my argument, you deliberately omit a major part of my argument to make yourself feel good, if self deception is how you get you hights then fine, to other people it’s just butt crack lies.
That is precisely your argument.

I don't blame you for disowning it.

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#233995 Jul 31, 2014
ChristineM wrote:
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This is true,(wow buck has broken a lifetime rile and spoken truth)
I actually think that most of the time you are not capable of thinking on any level – period
Sure. That's why you log on, go back and find my posts, then respond to them.

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#233996 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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That is incorrect.
What type of glue do they use on the models they make?
Nope you are wrong or you lie, either defines you
That sort of ignoramus inspired comment shows precisely how fooking stupid you are. Perhaps you need to talk to dumbo dave about models, he was the one who brought the concept up.

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#233997 Jul 31, 2014
number four wrote:
<quoted text>..oh , my gosh ..you stupid ass ..Can "we" reach the border ..........
What border? The border of time?

There is no border.

If you want to claim future time projects infinitely, while a questionable deduction, I have no problem with that.

Because my problem is physical infinities. There are none. Aura, and others, claim they exist.

Future time is theoretical - it is a mental expectation.

It is irrelevant to the question of whether infinity exists in physical reality.

You are quick to call someone a "stupid ass" when it is your own thinking that is stupid.

We could say "infinitely stupid". Because infinity is only a figure of speech.

It's only use is to express the approach of limits.

Nothing gets there. Not the universe, not black holes, not donuts or figure-eights.

Welcome to Buck School. Have a seat in the back next to the guy who says "it cannot happen, but that doesn't mean it cannot happen".

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#233998 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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Your icon is evidence?
You icon is stupid, not to mention factually false.
Yup - the icon is evidence and proven in several different ways to be factually genuine but of course you are too stupid to understand it so ask me if I am bothered by your stupidity?

Or then again, perhaps I should ignore the archaeologists, anthropologist, historians and other experts and rely on the incredulous insight of an overweight prisoner of little intelligence?

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#233999 Jul 31, 2014
ChristineM wrote:
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Nope you are wrong or you lie, either defines you
That sort of ignoramus inspired comment shows precisely how fooking stupid you are. Perhaps you need to talk to dumbo dave about models, he was the one who brought the concept up.
He didn't claim scientists make them.

Though it is possible, if they have hobbies like building model airplanes.

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#234000 Jul 31, 2014
CunningLinguist wrote:
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The 'troll' is strong in this one Obi-Wan!
Buck only wants attention... me me me me me. I get bored feeding goldfish. Mr. creek is that goldfish, actively circling for a doorway to immortality. When the tooth fairy denied him a nickel under his pillow he developed his current attitude. At least this stopped him from knocking out any more of his teeth.
Faith must oppose science for its very survival. If theists applied reason and science to their faith, their religion would die.
Of course there faith would die, it does not even need reason, just acceptance of facts. This is why they lie and make up all sorts of garbage just to big up their own ego. They live a delusion and don’t even realise it

“ad victoriam”

Since: Dec 10

arte et marte

#234001 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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There is no future time.
When you look from the ship to see where you will go in the future, you are looking at distance of the landscape, or seascape.
You are not looking at time. You cannot see time.
Time only quantifies the occurence of events.
It's also finite.
You are not equipped to discuss these matters.
Oh so you are imagining past time, since you can't see time.:)
The error is strong in you , my young padawan learner.

“ad victoriam”

Since: Dec 10

arte et marte

#234002 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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Wrong.
You cannot count future time. You can count a projection of time in the future by use of time in the past and present. But your projection is not time. It is an expectation or a forecast of time that might become.
An expectation is a mental construct. Counting what is expected is not counting what is.
The future has not happened. Time occurs as it happens.
You can count the inches past the top of a post. But you are not counting the post.
So calenders are fictitious now are they? Appointments made for the future useless and there is no morrow?

Good heavens, no wonder you Christians are so afterlife conscious, you are already half dead!

“ad victoriam”

Since: Dec 10

arte et marte

#234003 Jul 31, 2014
CunningLinguist wrote:
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His future only exists here on topix.
What a lonely childlike soul he is; wasting away his life in this forum, commenting on anything and everything desperately seeking attention.
Gradeschool level mentality.
Superb at copy paste without even the slightest understanding of what he pasted.
The rebel without a clue!
And a mouth that could use a big bar of Ivory soap inserted horizontally.
He's already foaming, courtesy of you!
I ain't falling for no banana in the tail pipe.



hahahahah

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#234004 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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Theism is not religion.
Get an education if you want me to take you seriously.
Alternatively, you could attempt a valid point.
Theism “Belief in the existence of a god or gods, specifically of a creator who intervenes in the universe”
http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/...

Religion “The belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods”
http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/...

Note the belief and god or gods - close enough not to confuse anyone other than butt crack

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#234005 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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That is precisely your argument.
I don't blame you for disowning it.
That is not my argument and you frigginbg well know it – here let me repeat my argument for the hard of thinking and the deliberate liars - again

E=MC^2 shows that the omnipotent god as described in KJV revelation 19:6 cannot exist in this universe at the same time as you.
CunningLinguist

Windermere, FL

#234006 Jul 31, 2014
Theism for dummies...
Even morons like Buck.

www.pbs.org/.../theism-body.html

Theism. Belief in the existence of a divine reality; usually referring to monotheism (one God), as opposed to pantheism.

***superstition
1. a belief or notion, not based on reason or knowledge, in or of the ominous significance of a particular thing, circumstance, occurrence, proceeding, or the like.
2. a system or collection of such beliefs.
3. a custom or act based on such a belief.

***faith
1.
complete trust or confidence in someone or something.
"this restores one's faith in politicians"
synonyms: trust, belief, confidence, conviction;
antonyms: mistrust
2.
strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather than proof.
synonyms: religion, church, sect, denomination,(religious) persuasion,(religious) belief, ideology, creed, teaching, doctrine.

***Religion
the belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power, especially a personal God or gods.
"ideas about the relationship between science and religion"
synonyms: faith, belief, worship, creed;
a particular system of faith and worship.
plural noun: religions
"the world's great religions"
a pursuit or interest to which someone ascribes supreme importance.
"consumerism is the new religion"

*** atheism
disbelief or lack of belief in the existence of God or gods.
synonyms: nonbelief, disbelief, unbelief, irreligion, skepticism, doubt, agnosticism;

Superstition = religion = Gods = faith

Nostalgia isn't what it used to be.

“When you treat people as they ”

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treat you they get offended.

#234007 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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Sure. That's why you log on, go back and find my posts, then respond to them.
Say what?? You egotestical (correct spelling) moron. I have been out of the country and off the internet for 7 days. I returned and loaded topix, it defaulted to the pages where I left off – No need to go back to find anything, it’s called technology and I realise it confuses you but that is not my problem.
CunningLinguist

Windermere, FL

#234008 Jul 31, 2014
Aura Mytha wrote:
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I ain't falling for no banana in the tail pipe.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =HktV2yGtLv8XX
hahahahah
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xe4g4w_jesus...

Jesus cancels second coming!

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Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#234009 Jul 31, 2014
Buck Crick wrote:
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He didn't claim scientists make them.
Though it is possible, if they have hobbies like building model airplanes.
Actually he did – is the hiv you caught from all that a$$ reaming your fellow inmates give you finally effecting your brain function?
CunningLinguist

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#234010 Jul 31, 2014
Patrick wrote:
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President Bush, who four years ago couldn’t identify a single mistake by his administration, on Monday ticked off a list of its shortcomings and disappointments, ranging from failures to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq to its oft-criticized response to Hurricane Katrina.
And in his 50th and final solo White House press conference, the president said his successor, Barack Obama, will feel the weight of the presidency and the nation’s safety on his shoulders. He also spoke of making his wife, Laura, coffee on his first morning out of office.
Mr. Bush displayed flashes of remorse, wit and humor when discussing missteps such as the Abu Ghraib prison scandal in Iraq,
his attempt to overhaul Social Security rather than take on immigration reform in 2005,
and the unfurling of a “Mission Accomplished” banner on an aircraft carrier shortly after Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was toppled.
W did have a way with words...

''There's an old saying in Tennessee — I know it's in Texas, probably in Tennessee — that says, fool me once, shame on — shame on you. Fool me — you can't get fooled again.''
—President George W. Bush, Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2002.

''Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we.''
—President George W. Bush, Washington, D.C., Aug. 5, 2004

''See, in my line of work you got to keep repeating things over and over and over again for the truth to sink in, to kind of catapult the propaganda.''
—President George W. Bush, Greece, N.Y., May 24, 2005

''They misunderestimated me.''
—George W. Bush, Bentonville, Ark., Nov. 6, 2000

< insert Forest Gump line here >

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#234011 Jul 31, 2014
Aura Mytha wrote:
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Oh so you are imagining past time, since you can't see time.:)
The error is strong in you , my young padawan learner.
Time is a constructive concept. You cannot trip over it.

It is a way to catologue, or order physical events, and units of quantity are assigned in linear fashion.

You don't see past time, or any time, but the difference in past time and future time is that it is detected, recorded, or remembered in it's association with events.

If you want to claim future time exists, you may present the physical future events with which you detected such time.

If you lived in the future and came back here to provide that for us, I suspect you could make lots of money on the movie rights.

Hollywood loves fantasies like the one you live n.

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#234012 Jul 31, 2014
ChristineM wrote:
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Actually he did – is the hiv you caught from all that a$$ reaming your fellow inmates give you finally effecting your brain function?
Such posts are a tell-tale sign you know you're losing.

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