Evolution vs. Creation

Evolution vs. Creation

There are 195327 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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“H-o-o-o-o-o-o-ld on thar!”

Since: Sep 08

The Borderland of Sol

#94358 Jun 28, 2013
SBT wrote:
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My point was this verse is strong evidence that Almighty God is outside of time and can reveal the future. In Isaiah He tells of bringing His peopleback in "silver wings of Eagles". Alaska Airlines had a contract to fly them in 48'. DC 4s with "silver wings". Happy to worship my God!
Sorry, but you skipped a step.

Before you can claim that "God does thus" or "God does so", you must first demonstrate the existence of God.

“H-o-o-o-o-o-o-ld on thar!”

Since: Sep 08

The Borderland of Sol

#94359 Jun 28, 2013
Subduction Zone wrote:
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I was responding to someone else, but your find was fantastic!
Ron Wyatt is such a poor source that even AnswersinGenesis rejects him.
That is really saying something.
You read it? Good.

That one link is a wealth of examples of why even Creationists deny the cwap arguments that Topix Creationists use.
HTS

Englewood, CO

#94360 Jun 28, 2013
The Dude wrote:
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Yeah, you personally know the guy who knows the guy and HTS really is a medical student with four years medical training despite the fact he knows a grand total of zip about science.
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While you on the other hand skip literally THOUSANDS more who work in the field of evolutionary biology, the vast majority of whom would be quite surprised to find that their field of research was about to, or already had collapsed.
Because Goddidit with magic, which COMPLETELY undermines any pretense you had about being scientific.
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So every single scientific paper published on evolution for the past 150 years is all wrong and lies and biased. Stop using your computer then.
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Of course it is, more interesting to you than science. But religion is not interesting to me in a scientific context.
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Including you, so stop pretending like you know more about the undetectable invisible magic Jewish wizard.
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And if it wants to use evolution it can. The evidence points to evolution. So either God used evolution, God doesn't exist or God is a liar. I'm happy with all three possibilities.
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That's not my problem but yours. I understand the ancients couldn't comprehend certain things which is why the Bible makes such errors. Hence the Bible is not a science book.
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Yes, it is interesting from a theological historical perspective, just like ancient Egypt or the Aztecs and Romans. But since invisible Jewish magic is not scientifically verifiable it is not relevant to science.
At all.
Sorry about that.
You're sinking to even greater depths as your religion crashes.
Your blasphemous statements about God loudly proclaim to everyone that you're a spiritual midget.
I've heard every one of your idiotic canned responses in your futile and pathetic attempts to ridicule your creator.
Do you actually think that you're impressing anyone?
None of your excuses erases the fact that evolution is a myth, entirely unfounded in science.
You try to invoke "science" as a justification for your twisted worldview, but your feeble attempts are transparent.
You are an anti-science, anti-intellectual ignoramus.
HTS

Englewood, CO

#94361 Jun 28, 2013
The Dude wrote:
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Depends if he supports pushing his demonstrably bollox bollox in public schools. In which case it still doesn't matter what he believes, but it matters that his beliefs are affecting other people's kids lives.
He can teach his own kids to be as ignorant as he is, but he doesn't have the right to do that to others.
Unfortunately, atheism is become the state religion in America. Just sit in any high school biology classroom and try to engage in an honest debate about evolution. My daughter was openly ridiculed and yelled at for questioning that man evolved from apes. This is not "science"... It is indoctrination. Public education has become a farce.
HTS

Englewood, CO

#94362 Jun 28, 2013
The Dude wrote:
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Depends if he supports pushing his demonstrably bollox bollox in public schools. In which case it still doesn't matter what he believes, but it matters that his beliefs are affecting other people's kids lives.
He can teach his own kids to be as ignorant as he is, but he doesn't have the right to do that to others.
Since you're so in love with this religion of yours and want to teach it to every impressionable child, I would challenge you to name one magnanimous person who is or was an atheist.

Why do you even care?
You think that children are nothing more than descendants from apes...the products of blind mutations...

“I Am No One Else”

Since: Apr 12

Seattle

#94363 Jun 28, 2013
HTS wrote:
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Unfortunately, atheism is become the state religion in America. Just sit in any high school biology classroom and try to engage in an honest debate about evolution. My daughter was openly ridiculed and yelled at for questioning that man evolved from apes. This is not "science"... It is indoctrination. Public education has become a farce.
That's because you have to be a total nut to question something which you know nothing about.

Since: Sep 08

Everett, WA

#94364 Jun 28, 2013
HTS wrote:
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Unfortunately, atheism is become the state religion in America. Just sit in any high school biology classroom and try to engage in an honest debate about evolution. My daughter was openly ridiculed and yelled at for questioning that man evolved from apes. This is not "science"... It is indoctrination. Public education has become a farce.
If her approach at all mirrored your approach to the problem here then she got what she deserved. If she had serious questions then that is too bad. That would have been wrong on the part of her costudents and teacher. Since you seem to be proud of her it was probably sadly the former.

“Ask Randy From Ballwin”

Since: Mar 13

He Is A Sock Know It All

#94365 Jun 28, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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That's because you have to be a total nut to question something which you know nothing about.
He states " My daughter was openly ridiculed and yelled at for questioning that man evolved from apes."

You reply with "That's because you have to be a total nut to question something which you know nothing about."

By that statement you support ridiculing children that have questions. That is sad.

Since: Sep 08

Everett, WA

#94366 Jun 28, 2013
replaytime wrote:
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He states " My daughter was openly ridiculed and yelled at for questioning that man evolved from apes."
You reply with "That's because you have to be a total nut to question something which you know nothing about."
By that statement you support ridiculing children that have questions. That is sad.
I remember when I was in school and sometimes a student would try to ask questions as a diversion, not because they wanted to learn anything. If HST's daughter acted the same way that HST has here she got what she deserved. If she honestly had doubts and was willing to learn then it was wrong for them to yell at her.
HTS

Englewood, CO

#94367 Jun 28, 2013
Subduction Zone wrote:
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I remember when I was in school and sometimes a student would try to ask questions as a diversion, not because they wanted to learn anything. If HST's daughter acted the same way that HST has here she got what she deserved. If she honestly had doubts and was willing to learn then it was wrong for them to yell at her.
At heart you are a Marxist...
You are not interested in discovery...only in carrying on with established dogma that conforms to our worldview.
You attempt to control the beliefs of there through whatever means is necessary, including intimidation and fraud.

A scientist welcomes debate. Questioning established dogma is the heart and soul of science.
You seem to think that anyone who doesn't blindly believe in the evo-fairy is "anti-science." If all scientists embraced your ethic, we'd still be in the dark ages.
HTS

Englewood, CO

#94368 Jun 28, 2013
KittenKoder wrote:
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That's because you have to be a total nut to question something which you know nothing about.
Kitten, you and SZ are both Marxists.
You're interested in indoctrination, not teaching.
If evolution is so soundly supported by scientific evidence, why do you justify intimidation against those who don't blindly accept?
The fact is, evolution cannot stand on its own. The only way it can be defended is through outright deception.
My six year old grandson understands that a worm cannot evolve into a lizard or a peacock or a man.
You, however, think he is stupid for not blindly accepting your idiotic fairytales.

“Seventh son”

Since: Dec 10

Will Prevail

#94369 Jun 28, 2013
replaytime wrote:
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He states " My daughter was openly ridiculed and yelled at for questioning that man evolved from apes."
You reply with "That's because you have to be a total nut to question something which you know nothing about."
By that statement you support ridiculing children that have questions. That is sad.
The truth is man didn't evolve from apes, apes and man evolved from a ape like ancestor. We call them ape/hominins, or proto-hominins that led to hominids and Hominidae
that led to chimps.

“Seventh son”

Since: Dec 10

Will Prevail

#94370 Jun 28, 2013
HTS wrote:
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Kitten, you and SZ are both Marxists.
You're interested in indoctrination, not teaching.
If evolution is so soundly supported by scientific evidence, why do you justify intimidation against those who don't blindly accept?
The fact is, evolution cannot stand on its own. The only way it can be defended is through outright deception.
My six year old grandson understands that a worm cannot evolve into a lizard or a peacock or a man.
You, however, think he is stupid for not blindly accepting your idiotic fairytales.
You are a stump dumb lying batshyte creatard.
EXPERT

Redding, CA

#94371 Jun 28, 2013
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text> The truth is man didn't evolve from apes, apes and man evolved from a ape like ancestor. We call them ape/hominins, or proto-hominins that led to hominids and Hominidae
that led to chimps.
Sure it did.

“Seventh son”

Since: Dec 10

Will Prevail

#94372 Jun 28, 2013
EXPERT wrote:
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Sure it did.
You don't even need a telescope to see it.

“Ask Randy From Ballwin”

Since: Mar 13

He Is A Sock Know It All

#94373 Jun 28, 2013
Aura Mytha wrote:
<quoted text> You are a stump dumb lying batshyte creatard.
On one side of the fence there is HTS and Jimbo and on the other side of the fence there is Aura Mytha and Kitty. All playing the same part of being idiots with out a cause that do more harm to their belief than they do good. While each think the other is the biggest idiot when in fact they are equal. LOL
Elohim

Branford, CT

#94374 Jun 28, 2013
HTS wrote:
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Since you're so in love with this religion of yours and want to teach it to every impressionable child, I would challenge you to name one magnanimous person who is or was an atheist.
Why do you even care?
You think that children are nothing more than descendants from apes...the products of blind mutations...
There you go again confusing science with religion. Your inane comments show you have absolutely no concept of what evolution is except for what you parrot from creationism websites.

“Ask Randy From Ballwin”

Since: Mar 13

He Is A Sock Know It All

#94375 Jun 28, 2013
Subduction Zone wrote:
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Then tell us what you believe on how life came to be? You won't answer for fear of looking like an idiot and/or a hypocrite. Which you already do anyway so you might as well give your answer.

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#94376 Jun 28, 2013
ChromiuMan wrote:
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Not much really, just illustrating that when your thinking is imprecise your logic also becomes flawed.
English origin England = English belongs to England.
Christianity origin Judaism = Christianity belongs to Judaism.
Since I'm German/French/English/Irish/Sc ot/, I should "belong to" paganism, as my ORIGINal ancestors almost certainly practiced?
That was then. Christianity are now in the majority.

Since: Mar 11

St. Croix valley

#94377 Jun 28, 2013
Charles Idemi wrote:
<quoted text> That was then. Christianity are now in the majority.
yes, they waged a great and bloody war to push your cult on other people...

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