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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6061  Postby OlivierK » Oct 27, 2020 6:17 am

Weird, it didn't come up when I did a search. Looks pretty Poe-like, all the same.

Edit: Yup: https://m.facebook.com/groups/656283361 ... 7046803871
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6062  Postby Hermit » Oct 27, 2020 7:02 am

OlivierK wrote:Weird, it didn't come up when I did a search. Looks pretty Poe-like, all the same.

Edit: Yup: https://facebook.com/groups/656283361652573?view=permalink&id=671437046803871

Definitely an attempt at satire. The person posting as Benjamin Thompson is its founder and admin. He is also involved with two similar groups: America's Last Line Of Defense - The Group and TruBlu Christains for Pauline Hansen.
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6063  Postby Svartalf » Oct 27, 2020 7:14 am

I don't care if it's satire, it's shitty, and that guy needs be slapped with a rotten flounder.
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6065  Postby aban57 » Oct 27, 2020 8:36 am

Christians confused by the definition of a deductive argument :
"deductive" and "inductive" refer to the form or type of argument, not the certainty of each premise in the argument. The article you link says that, "A deductive argument is an argument that is intended by the arguer to be deductively valid, that is, to provide a guarantee of the truth of the conclusion provided that the argument’s premises are true." But is there a special way to demonstrate the truth of a premise in a deductive argument as opposed to a premise in an inductive argument? I'm not aware of any difference. Can you find anywhere that says each premise of a deductive argument must be certainly true? I mean, if that were the case, I'd like you to produce such an argument, because I don't think there would be very many!


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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6066  Postby Hermit » Oct 27, 2020 9:19 am

Svartalf wrote:I don't care if it's satire, it's shitty, and that guy needs be slapped with a rotten flounder.

Something almost exactly like that has actually happened to Benedict Thompson. He is the bloke on the right.

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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6067  Postby aliihsanasl » Nov 02, 2020 2:47 pm

Before telling it, first a little information maybe some of you dont know about it, according to Islam if a woman breastfeeds a foreigner's baby her own baby and the one she breastfeeds accepted as relative.

Maybe some of you can remember the Egyptian cleric's fatwa in 2007

Breastfeeding fatwa causes stir

One of Sunni Islam's most prestigious institutions is to discipline a cleric after he issued a decree allowing women to breastfeed their male colleagues.
Dr Izzat Atiya of Egypt's al-Azhar University said it offered a way around segregation of the sexes at work.

His fatwa stated the act would make the man symbolically related to the woman and preclude any sexual relations.

The president of al-Azhar denounced the fatwa, which Dr Atiya has since retracted, as defamatory to Islam.

According to Islamic tradition, or Hadith, breast-feeding establishes a degree of maternal relation, even if a woman nurses a child who is not biologically hers.

'Family bond'

In his fatwa, Dr Atiya, the head of al-Azhar's Department of Hadith, said such teachings could equally apply to adults.

He said that if a woman fed a male colleague "directly from her breast" at least five times they would establish a family bond and thus be allowed to be alone together at work.

"Breast feeding an adult puts an end to the problem of the private meeting, and does not ban marriage," he ruled.

"A woman at work can take off the veil or reveal her hair in front of someone whom she breastfed."


Last day I was reading tweets, a woman who was breastfeeding her baby was offering to feed earthquake victims babies if they're in need, another woman replied as "although what you offer looks like a humanitarian effort if you feed multiple babies and without knowing each other they marry in the future thats a huge sin. :smug:

The funniest part of this Islam let Mohammed to marry his aunt's, uncle's kids and since his life is Sunnah for Muslims clerics cant agreed whether marrying with cousins is fine or its just limited to prophet.

Biologically there is no risk of marrying with the kid of who breastfeed you but your cousins are quite risky even on that Islam cant reach a scientific, logical conclusion.
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6068  Postby Thomas Eshuis » Nov 26, 2020 8:59 am

A Dunning-Kruger creationist on FB pontificating about science, philosophy and logic:
Two early conclusions that can be drawn from this understanding: 1. such a first cause must constitute a supremely simple ground of being, meaning it will by extension explain everything else that are downstream to its effects, so therefore every element that results from it must be part of the expression of any explanation. 2. Therefore we are looking at a *teleological* explanation - it is referencing the sum of all contingent expressions of its consequences. This would be expressed by temporal beings as hopes for our temporal future, literally "purpose." The first cause must also be the final purpose and all intervening events are necessary parts of its perfectly circular and complete self-explanation.I draw conclusions when there are no other possible options, and not before.

If you can name no possible options to produce different conclusions, then you can prove me wrong about that. So far there is no ignorance involved here. Logic makes it possible to conclude what's possible and what's not, and then use that to decide what's necessary. It's empirically grounded as much as any other field of knowledge because every other known fact must agree with it. One counter example will topple it.
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6069  Postby aliihsanasl » Dec 09, 2020 3:13 pm

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#6070  Postby aliihsanasl » Dec 11, 2020 1:46 am

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I think religion directorate following weather forecast.

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I woke up at 4 am it was raining and it rained till 11 am, after the rain prayer in the afternoon weather turned sunny
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6071  Postby Aca » Dec 12, 2020 8:38 am

explain yourself :grin:
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6072  Postby laklak » Dec 12, 2020 7:52 pm

Yo momma's minge ain't nothin, child.
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6073  Postby Aca » Jan 17, 2021 6:05 pm

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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6074  Postby Calilasseia » Jan 23, 2021 6:22 pm

Oh lovely, more fucking lying sack of shit creationists and their bullshit.

Hopefully they're all anti-vax nutters as well, so we can let Covid-19 deliver the goods ...
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Re: What's the battiest thing you ever heard a believer say?

#6075  Postby TopCat » Jan 25, 2021 4:54 pm

Calilasseia wrote:Oh lovely, more fucking lying sack of shit creationists and their bullshit.

Hopefully they're all anti-vax nutters as well, so we can let Covid-19 deliver the goods ...

It would be splendid if, after all, Sars-Cov2 turned out to be a virus that targeted the stupid.

Such a shame it wasn't a bit more specific, earlier on.
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