Wed 23 Sep, 2009 09:44 am - The one thing that is true across all science is how [I]empirical[/I] it is; that is, the only scientifically admissible things are those which are physically observable--and repeatable. For the... (view)
Thu 10 Sep, 2009 07:16 pm - [QUOTE=Berner;89453]The Universe.[/quote] What is the Universe, metaphysically?
I'd argue that religion perverted our innate morality (a whole other thread entirely). Also good to... (view)
Thu 10 Sep, 2009 07:44 am - AAAARGH! I can't figure out whether I love this band or hate them! It's got the sonic richness of, say, Interpol, but this synth-pop undertone that gives me bad dreams of '80s... (view)
Thu 10 Sep, 2009 07:24 am - [QUOTE=Krumple;89253]Well how about I ask the question in a slightly different way. Are flying pink elephants moral? Answer that for me please.[/QUOTE]
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Wed 9 Sep, 2009 09:30 am - [QUOTE=Krumple;88935]Well doesn't god have to be defined first before you can say if it is morally good or not? So lets start with the defining god; god doesn't exist. Alright I guess... (view)
Sun 6 Sep, 2009 11:06 pm - 'God is energy' sounds an awful lot like [I]The Secret[/I] to me...
Perhaps one could say that 'God is the most fundamental order of the universe', which of course includes... (view)
Mon 31 Aug, 2009 09:55 am - Because language changes over time. People who don't live one another pretty quickly can't speak to one another. Just look at the Romance languages: only 2,300 years ago there was only... (view)