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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“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#143498 Dec 14, 2012
Clementia wrote:
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I don't know.
No, killing a human (good or bad), animal or plant are all wrong. We even kill germs.
I'm a vegetarian, I know.
It isn't fair.

I hope that we can someday synthesize all kinds of food using only basic elemental ingredients.

If we can't stop killing humans though, how are we going to stop killing other things?

Since: Apr 11

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#143499 Dec 14, 2012
River Tam wrote:
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Define killing. Is it only a sin to kill humans? Do you have any idea how many sentient beings are slaughtered each day for profit?
15Dec12.....

.....and exactly WHY do you as an hAtheist believe in 'Sin'!!!

Ps:....According to you and your ILK, you're not going anwheres when you suck in your last breath anyways. Right!!!

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah

“Thank you GOD for JESUS”

Since: Jul 07

And thank you JESUS for caring

#143500 Dec 14, 2012
River Tam wrote:
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Colour is chemistry. So is sight.
If a blind person touches a rose bush they may never do it again, depending on where they touch it. But it smells good, right?
We can't call everything by one word can we? You used touch and smell ~ perfect examples of naming things... like naming colours :)

Since: Apr 11

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#143501 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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It isn't fair.
I hope that we can someday synthesize all kinds of food using only basic elemental ingredients.
If we can't stop killing humans though, how are we going to stop killing other things?
15Dec12.....

.....SomeDay humans will eat humans.

The football team whose plane crashed in the Andes some years ago, survived by eating the dead. You otta read da book 'Alive'.

Ps:....BobLoblah can see two people now sitting around a 'roasted' human on da spit and one of dem sayin'....."I don't know about you, but I'm having a ball".

Forever and Ever
BobLoblah

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#143503 Dec 14, 2012
You gotta know when to read 'em,
know when to scroll 'em,
know when to walk away,
and know when to run.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#143504 Dec 14, 2012
blacklagoon wrote:
<quoted text>Most civilized people Do control their sexual desires.
Killing another man being will always be wrong, not a SIN. SIN, once again, is a religious word made up to conform to their idea of Good and Evil. Killing is against the laws of humanity, the act of killing another has NOTHING to do with religion. Evolution has ingrained in us the importance of cooperation with one another, or caring and compassion, and of kindness. If I am kind to another, I have cultivated a feeling of trust that will hopefully be afforded to me. We don't need religion to tell us that killing another human being is terrible wrong. The GOLDEN RULE is much more useful than religious edicts. "Don't do to someone as you would not want done to you." No God involved and no SIN. Why is it so hard for you people to understand that we can all be kind, careering, and compassionate, without a belief in an imaginary God thing?
But my mummy and religion taught me "Don't do to someone as you would not want done to you." My religion was written by honest, loving people who wanted to live in peace with everyone. If believing in God helped them become good humans and i'm trying to follow thier teachings, what's so wrong?

Here Kabeer is asking hindus and muslims a question, If we all belong to one God then what's the fight all about?

We don't know if God created light first that's just an example kabeer is using. Kabeer was a very nice person, all the saints in my religion were, they saw God, even in evil people, what's so wrong? They tried to help humans, animals and even plants by teaching us to eat less, what's so wrong if my belief makes you a better person??

Prabhaatee:

First, Allah created the Light; then, by His Creative Power, He made all mortal beings.
From the One Light, the entire universe welled up. So who is good, and who is bad?||1||
O people, O Siblings of Destiny, do not wander deluded by doubt.
The Creation is in the Creator, and the Creator is in the Creation, totally pervading and permeating all places.||1||Pause||
The clay is the same, but the Fashioner has fashioned it in various ways.
There is nothing wrong with the pot of clay - there is nothing wrong with the Potter.||2||
Whoever realizes the Hukam of His Command, knows the One Lord. He alone is said to be the Lord's slave.||3||
The Lord Allah is Unseen; He cannot be seen. The Guru has blessed me with this sweet molasses.
Says Kabeer, my anxiety and fear have been taken away; I see the Immaculate Lord pervading everywhere.||4||3||

Since: Oct 10

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#143505 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
You gotta know when to read 'em,
know when to scroll 'em,
know when to walk away,
and know when to run.
Shopping list.

Sani Flush

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#143506 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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It isn't fair.
I hope that we can someday synthesize all kinds of food using only basic elemental ingredients.
If we can't stop killing humans though, how are we going to stop killing other things?
I agree, but I don't know either.:-(

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#143507 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
You gotta know when to read 'em,
know when to scroll 'em,
know when to walk away,
and know when to run.
LOL, u can run but ya can't hide!!

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#143508 Dec 14, 2012
River Tam wrote:
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Shopping list.
Sani Flush
I don't think they should use "bowl" when referring to part of a toilet. I eat my cereal out of a bowl.

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#143509 Dec 14, 2012
Clementia wrote:
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LOL, u can run but ya can't hide!!
I can do both, even at the same time if I want. I can hide inside a building and run around inside it.

I am most excellent at hide and seek.

Since: Oct 12

Location hidden

#143510 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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I can do both, even at the same time if I want. I can hide inside a building and run around inside it.
I am most excellent at hide and seek.
coming, ready or not!!

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#143511 Dec 14, 2012
Clementia wrote:
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coming, ready or not!!
If you find me I'll just say I'm not me.

Since: Oct 12

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#143512 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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If you find me I'll just say I'm not me.
but you're a liar, I won't believe you, so there!

Since: Oct 10

Location hidden

#143513 Dec 14, 2012
Serah wrote:
<quoted text>We can't call everything by one word can we? You used touch and smell ~ perfect examples of naming things... like naming colours :)
Serah wrote:
<quoted text>We can't call everything by one word can we?
Laws, yes. M-O-O-N. That spells perception. We all know that perception is the only reality we'll ever know, right?
UidiotRaceMakeWo rldPeace

United States

#143514 Dec 14, 2012
_BobLoblah_ wrote:
<quoted text>15Dec12/////
.....Von ding fer shure.....
..You just cannot afford a Christmas turkey, let alone da trimmings.
Ps:....You are one envious, jealous, hateful, hypocritical, hAtheist schidt=for-brains.
.....as ALL posters can see....even yer hAtheist buddy ILK.
Now, go and fester, ya 'pusHead'.
Forever and Ever
BobLoblah
Wrong again, Why celebrate thankgivings - it's a celebrates genocide of Native Indians and land stolen under them by u Barbarians. And you Xtain fundies are worst than Atheists.
WRONG Again warmongering scum Ah0le don't work at low wage Retail establishment... you Simpleton class war mongering pinhead! not hating you peebrain of warring bullying scum, you ruining our Food Chain and fungible water, u detroying America and world with your evil war/oil for profiteering, ruining US dollar financially , you ruining Ecosystem - you polluting Ecosystem with toxicity as Agriculture land can be returned to former use as posioned fuits and veggies , and u killing human race with you dirty filthy blood war machines .... All you warring scums should eat oil and Drink oil for rest of you life, and your generation to come will be cursed for what you did to world and America, you filthy of Schdit-for-pee-brain are lowest of low on plane of humanity, bully others as seen on here thread. Curse you and your war mongers (FOR-ever and Ever infinitum!) and War/oil-for-profiteers who ruining world and AMericans ! Up yours big bully of warmongering animal,warring scumBuckets! WBHAHHHAAAaaaaA

Since: Oct 10

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#143515 Dec 14, 2012
Tide with Beach wrote:
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I don't think they should use "bowl" when referring to part of a toilet. I eat my cereal out of a bowl.
It's where I smoke my herbs...and stuff.

Since: May 10

Location hidden

#143516 Dec 14, 2012
River Tam wrote:
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It's where I smoke my herbs...and stuff.
Stuff what?

Never mind.

Since: Sep 10

Long Beach, CA

#143517 Dec 14, 2012
Buck Crick wrote:
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Stuff what?
Never mind.
One more drive-by, Buck?

Come on, man.

“What's left to defend?”

Since: Jan 11

Freedom

#143518 Dec 14, 2012
Clementia wrote:
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but you're a liar, I won't believe you, so there!
You didn't find me.

I saw you looking.

I had a good view, too.

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