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    Quote Originally Posted by Leonthecat View Post
    Poor Tom

    You're a sad bastard, NostraDC!
    In rejecting their view [Spinoza, Leibnitz and Hegel], as I shall contend that we must, we are committing ourselves to the opinion that “truth” in empirical material has a meaning different from that which it bears in logic and mathematics.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by Havana Moon View Post
    You're a sad bastard, NostraDC!
    Poor Tom
    We have the intellect to imagine the finality of our own demise but do not have the sophistication to overcome our survival instinct and accept it.
    Solution? Magical thinking and childish promises of everlasting life.
    Ergo, religion.

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    Ask yourself honestly if this describes what you believe to be true.
    If the answer is yes, you are a racist.

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    Quote Originally Posted by evince View Post
    its what science believes
    Why do think you have even the tiniest inkling about science. It's clear that you've never attended any science classes ever.
    In rejecting their view [Spinoza, Leibnitz and Hegel], as I shall contend that we must, we are committing ourselves to the opinion that “truth” in empirical material has a meaning different from that which it bears in logic and mathematics.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by Havana Moon View Post
    Why do think you have even the tiniest inkling about science. It's clear that you've never attended any science classes ever.
    "This is interesting"


    Poor Tom
    We have the intellect to imagine the finality of our own demise but do not have the sophistication to overcome our survival instinct and accept it.
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    Ergo, religion.

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    If the answer is yes, you are a racist.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Lot's wife was turned into a pillar of salt.
    Lol, nope, they found the pillar.
    Progressivism, ideas so good, they have to be mandatory.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    That's categorically wrong from a scientific standpoint. Science has nothing to say about the ultimate source of creation...for obvious reasons.
    LOL. Can't seriously believe that you said that, let alone believe it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kacper View Post
    LOL. Can't seriously believe that you said that, let alone believe it.
    Really? What are your qualifications in biology?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Really? What are your qualifications in biology?
    I am biological. You?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kacper View Post
    I am biological. You?
    Yes but have you actually studied it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mott the Hoople View Post
    Yes but have you actually studied it?
    Sure I dissected a cat and all that, but that has zero to do with your chagrin. The existence of the Big Bang Theory refutes your assertion. Etiology is the backbone of particle physics. To suggest that those scientists are not out to disprove a creator is beyond rational. That you are grounding you argument in biology of all things is a non-starter anyway. Even theoretical physicist have been obsessed with filling in the BBT gap to explain away the laws of thermodynamics not being laws because of their failure to explain the first reaction and first particle, so they have come up with the theories that the universe has no beginning at all.

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