Evolution vs. Creation

Evolution vs. Creation

There are 219629 comments on the Best of New Orleans story from Jan 6, 2011, titled Evolution vs. Creation. In it, Best of New Orleans reports that:

High school senior Zack Kopplin is leading the fight to repeal the Louisiana Science Education Act of 2008.

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“Darwin was right..of course.”

Since: Jun 11

Evolution is true.....

#64744 Dec 11, 2012
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> I wish you and any family you have merry christmas and new year in advance.
Those scientist that believe in the existence of God, are not really in the minority as you claimed.
Well I haven't checked up on the numbers recently, so I'll have to do that tomorrow...it's pretty late here so I'll sign off for tonite.

Be safe.

Since: Apr 11

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#64745 Dec 11, 2012
thewordofme wrote:
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Of course not...I believe that Islam is a blight on humanity, and I'm afraid that sooner or later we will be at war with them.
Once again religion will screw over the world.
So, i really think you see the enemy of all. Christianity the dominant religion tolerates every other faiths or beliefs unlike Islam.

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#64746 Dec 11, 2012
thewordofme wrote:
<quoted text>
Well I haven't checked up on the numbers recently, so I'll have to do that tomorrow...it's pretty late here so I'll sign off for tonite.
Be safe.
Expecting your feed back.
Good night and sleep well.

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#64747 Dec 12, 2012
Cybele wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL! You do know there are myriads of mountains everywhere right? BTW, they built that Great Wall of China. LMAO!
Keep guessing though.
Hey, just offering you some geography, if you want to ignore it that’s your problem. There is a considerable difference between the hills near you and the Himalayas.

The great wall of China was built about 2200 years ago, The skeletal remains of Chinese from thousands of years before that were identifiably oriental. You don’t really have a handle on the time aspect of human evolution do you?

You asked a pertinent question and I gave you a valid and accurate answer, don’t give me BS about the great wall. Consider the gateways built into it, traders and farmers passed through the great wall continuously. Next you’ll be saying that people in western California are evolving differently from those in eastern California because of the I5

By the way, food has an effect as does environment

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#64748 Dec 12, 2012
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> God is God. You can not change that with your polluted statement.
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> Exodus 20 vs 1 to 18, for more.
Not very good at interpreting are you, what is so hard to comprehend about the words

Exodus 20:3-5
King James Version (KJV)
3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me.
4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth.
5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;

as in the section you referenced
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> Not even Genesis but Exodus 200 vs 1 to 3 or take it further to verse 18.
Why not Genesis? Are you ignoring that bit because it does not agree with you?

OK Exodus 20:18 (KJV)- And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking: and when the people saw it, they removed, and stood afar off.

What has this to do with identifying one of several gods? Hell no, it’s do as your jealous, misanthropic, megalomaniac god tells you or face his wrath, are you scared?
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> God is God. You can not change that with your polluted statement.
Proof please – that’s all I ask, if you can’t offer proof for what you believe it then butt out because you opinion is not worth squat

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#64749 Dec 12, 2012
AustinHook wrote:
<quoted text>
But virtually all this space debris is left over from the creation of our solar system. And it seems to me that while life could have arisen and survived from the early disc around our sun that became the planets, it's less likely than it having arisen in the conditions that so well support all the life we have on our planet now.
It is extremely unlikely that life (if it did arise) in the solar disk survived due to the harsh/extreme conditions. It is the conditions that exist (and existed) on earth that have allowed life to arise and flourish from organic materials. Liquid water, temperature range and atmosphere to divert the harmful radiation emitted from the sun all played a part.

What is in question is where that organic material came from, solar debris is a source (and still is).

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#64750 Dec 12, 2012
Charles Idemi wrote:
Assertions using the name of science can not disprove the existence of God.
Every one are subjected to their opinions whether true or false.
But no one in the history of mankind and the universe are able to disprove the existence of God.
None.
Wrong – Einstein inadvertently disproved the god of Revelation 19:6 (KJV) with his mass-energy equivalence equation.

It’s easy, if you exist then an omnipotent god cannot exist in this universe – E=MC^2

“There is no such thing”

Since: May 08

as a reasonable person

#64751 Dec 12, 2012
ChristineM wrote:
<quoted text>
It is extremely unlikely that life (if it did arise) in the solar disk survived due to the harsh/extreme conditions. It is the conditions that exist (and existed) on earth that have allowed life to arise and flourish from organic materials. Liquid water, temperature range and atmosphere to divert the harmful radiation emitted from the sun all played a part.
What is in question is where that organic material came from, solar debris is a source (and still is).
http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/science/2012/...
anonymous

Chagrin Falls, OH

#64752 Dec 12, 2012
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> On the contrary, God is not human, but God.
God can use any one or any thing. The problem with some humans are nothing but unbelief.
In 90's if you remember, some Russian scientist discovered a scaly talking fish baby, what about that?
So anything irrational not only can exist, it MUST exist as proof of god? The proof is a talking fish that I've never heard of?

You realize that you have no business even trying to prove god's existence with pure irrationality. You're preaching total nonsense.

Nobody is here to have someone provide them a totally irrational role model. If they wanted to embrace irrationality, they certainly don't need your example. Do you expect someone to strap an irrationality bomb to their chest and come running into the middle of the debate to explode it, all to provide thunder for your proof?

You must lead a very impotent life. It's not going to get any better, the way you're living it. Your Christian minions? They decided to stay at home and make babies and keep their mouths shut as they ride the gravy train, or the slop trough as the case may be.

Any way you look at it, no miracles, no freedoms, no good life for anyone. There's just a minor trade-off on things when you choose to be livestock for Farmer Benedict. We're just a small step away from the Church's final approved solution, killing Islam, Communism and adapting Soilent Green.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#64753 Dec 12, 2012
Kong_ wrote:
<quoted text>
I know that.
Perhaps YOU know that.
But I doubt Chucky knows that.
Ever visited or viewed the Mickey and Minnie Mouse display in Dinseyuhland?

Gawdy enough to make anyones eyeballs pop out their sockets.

Talk about UNreal......

“H-o-o-o-o-o-o-ld on thar!”

Since: Sep 08

The Borderland of Sol

#64754 Dec 12, 2012
anonymous wrote:
<quoted text>
I didn't know that Gaelic was a primary language ANYwhere anymore.
Me, I just have a mother who's Newfoundland Irish. They speak with a blended Irish/English accent (at least to us Americans)along with some of that Maritime slang.
Heck, even I have difficulty understanding Newfies...
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#64755 Dec 12, 2012
thewordofme wrote:
<quoted text>
Then why the fcuk are you on this forum bud.
I wasn't asking YOU to disprove anything. I was going to show you proof that your Bible is WRONG
Don't like to hear truths that contradict your 'faith' then don't use this forum or interact with atheists on here.
It's a FREE Speech WORLD, here in Americ- dud(e)

You could "show" your spew until eternity-gues what-it doesn't matter one IOTA to me. What part of "I have my OWN beliefs" (as well as other My OWN type of interactions etc) do you NOT comprehend?

YOU don't like THAT--TOO BAD. DON'T post anyting directly to me.

And I will post to whom ever I WANT to...because I!! DO NOT have a problem w/RATIONAL, SANE, decent, MORALLY Ethical atheists--UNLIKE YOU-who seems to have a problem with anyone that disclaims athiesm!!

GET OVER IT ALREADY-it's NOT going to change-the world is NOT made for or to suit just YOUR agenda OR beliefs--and THAT is REALITY.

Now YOU can DEAL with THAT.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#64756 Dec 12, 2012
thewordofme wrote:
<quoted text>
You say:
"You DID state that the ENTIRE old testament is myth and allegory"
Then I apologize for 'misspeaking' and I did clarify what I was saying.
I don't feel the least bit 'frightened' when you say it is the 'word of God' because I know it's not. It just bronze age crap that was written by Jewish men with good motives and it got out of control.
Of course I don't believe, and I don't care if you do.
This IS a place to debate and interact with people who believe many
divergent things.
Do you want to continue on?
And you are also WRONG about a lot of what is written in the Bible--because parts of it ARE in FACT, glimpses of things that DID happen-like it or NOT.
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#64757 Dec 12, 2012
I fish wrote:
<quoted text>
Fascinating statement. I was of the persuasion that due to the present society circumstances many christians wish to pray for God's kingdom to come and His will to be accomplished on the earth in the same way that it is accomplished in heaven.
People wonder why we have so much violence now a days.

Another interesting idea that might yield surprising results--the INCREASE in it, since the REMOVAL of the clearly defined RIGHT vs WRONG ideals, from the public sector squares!!!

(A nobrainer "duhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh " again!)
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#64758 Dec 12, 2012
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> We have been hearing that same old garbage about Islam for long, but to no avail. The same with Budhism.
Christianity to date are still topping the chart, globally.
I am not here to criticise any religion, but to prove to liars that God exist.
More ?
Whose practice pre-scripted auto-coded send emails you reading?

Can we see them too please?

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#64759 Dec 12, 2012
ChristineM wrote:
<quoted text>
<quoted text>
Not very good at interpreting are you, what is so hard to comprehend about the words
Exodus 20:3-5
King James Version (KJV)
3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me.
4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth.
5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;
as in the section you referenced
<quoted text>
Why not Genesis? Are you ignoring that bit because it does not agree with you?
OK Exodus 20:18 (KJV)- And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking: and when the people saw it, they removed, and stood afar off.
What has this to do with identifying one of several gods? Hell no, it’s do as your jealous, misanthropic, megalomaniac god tells you or face his wrath, are you scared?
<quoted text>
Proof please – that’s all I ask, if you can’t offer proof for what you believe it then butt out because you opinion is not worth squat
Can spirits, dreams, prophecies, and generally human behaviour be measured in a laboratory?
If yes God does not exist but if no, he exist.
God is beyond science. He is a spirit( immortal).

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#64760 Dec 12, 2012
ChristineM wrote:
<quoted text>
<quoted text>
Not very good at interpreting are you, what is so hard to comprehend about the words
Exodus 20:3-5
King James Version (KJV)
3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me.
4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth.
5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;
as in the section you referenced
<quoted text>
Why not Genesis? Are you ignoring that bit because it does not agree with you?
OK Exodus 20:18 (KJV)- And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking: and when the people saw it, they removed, and stood afar off.
What has this to do with identifying one of several gods? Hell no, it’s do as your jealous, misanthropic, megalomaniac god tells you or face his wrath, are you scared?
<quoted text>
Proof please – that’s all I ask, if you can’t offer proof for what you believe it then butt out because you opinion is not worth squat
Again, i am telling you that, God is the God of all gods.
All gods are subject to him.

“When you treat people as they ”

Since: Nov 10

treat you they get offended.

#64761 Dec 12, 2012
Lil Ticked wrote:
Interesting article, I’ve looked at stuff like it before, it seems that bacterial life forms are the reason the Ria Tinto is so acidic by creating their preferred environment.. And only today scientist in the Antarctic have started drilling to access a lake 2km under the ice to see if there is life there

Did you notice the :-

“68 percent of those that were shielded from the radiation survived”

and

“Unlike most arthropods, however, the hardy species of tardigrades likely evolved to survive in especially volatile environments”

in that article?
TheIndependentMa jority

London, KY

#64762 Dec 12, 2012
Makesure100 wrote:
<quoted text>
He is a God of order, not disorder. Look at the universe.
Sorry to bust your bubble again--I already KNOW that, especially having been raised,all my life, in an environment of UTMOST order. That is WHY, I have a low tolerance for DISorder-as well as IGNORANCE.
Sorry to bust YOUR MISPERCEPTIONS, in YOUR judgement of something of which YOU apparently have NO idea about.
You can dismount from your personal soap box of mere self-ego stroking now.

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#64763 Dec 12, 2012
ChristineM wrote:
<quoted text>
<quoted text>
Not very good at interpreting are you, what is so hard to comprehend about the words
Exodus 20:3-5
King James Version (KJV)
3 Thou shalt have no other gods before me.
4 Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth.
5 Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;
as in the section you referenced
<quoted text>
Why not Genesis? Are you ignoring that bit because it does not agree with you?
OK Exodus 20:18 (KJV)- And all the people saw the thunderings, and the lightnings, and the noise of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking: and when the people saw it, they removed, and stood afar off.
What has this to do with identifying one of several gods? Hell no, it’s do as your jealous, misanthropic, megalomaniac god tells you or face his wrath, are you scared?
<quoted text>
Proof please – that’s all I ask, if you can’t offer proof for what you believe it then butt out because you opinion is not worth squat
Lastly, God is all embracing.
He is peace, awesome, banner, victory, holy, sanctity, a great provider and what have you.
He is all in all( Adonai), etc.

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