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Fri Jul 4

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JamesBrown replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 8:49 AM

Re: Ashes to ashes, ...

Do ghosts make noises?

Perhaps. How much do we know about ghosts? Some people believe fervently in ghosts and that they make noises. In the absence of other known natural sources of noise in my attic, many people would conclude that [more]

Thu Jul 3

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JamesBrown replied to the Creation vs. Evolution board. 9:41 PM

Re: Ashes to ashes, ...

Would the appearance of a complex, fully formed life form in a certain geological formation with no known precursors be considered artificial?

Given the paucity of the early fossil record, I'm not so sure.

Would a [more]

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JamesBrown replied to the Atheist Fools board. 9:33 PM

Re: Discrimination? What d'ya think?

It should be noted that Hobby Lobby covers 16 of the 20 required contraception methods (it objects to four abortifacients).

Did anyone explain to them that they aren't abortifacients?


"Sex-ed for the religious [more]

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JamesBrown replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:39 AM

Re: Christian Fired Because of His Religion

UPDATE

So remember a while ago I reported about one Ryan Bell, a man who, disillusioned with his Christian denomination, decided to try to live as an atheist for a year. The purpose was to see what, if anything, his religion was offering [more]

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Wed Jul 2

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JamesBrown replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 12:31 PM

Re: I owe, I owe, it's off to work i go

The most important thing is that emotions are leading you to reduce your debt, rather than increasing it. A dollar or two in interest is a side issues compared to that important point.

Indeed. Someone (David Bach, maybe?) said that [more]

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 11:20 AM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl

"In the beginning, God created the heavens and the Earth".

Order: universe first, then Earth. Says it right in the first verse.


Fair point. Of course, some would argue that the first verse is just a preamble, a [more]

Tue Jul 1

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 4:28 PM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl

2 days before sun, moon and stars... says nothing about other planets or the universe.....

Well, you've got me there. Genesis fails to mention the existence of other planets. I suppose it's possible that Earth came into being [more]

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 2:09 PM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl

My only assertion was what i wrote.

Yes, and that was:

there was light after the Big Bang and before any sun/star had time to coalesce and form.

So it would seem that you assert that there was light shining on [more]

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 12:37 PM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl

I know that there's such a thing as 'flying fish' but no one suggests that such creatures can jump out of the water, extend their newly-feathered wings, and perpetually fly about like Noah's raven.
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There are flying
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Mon Jun 30

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 5:32 PM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl

day 1
Let there be light and separating of light an darkness.
(A: Never had a clue what separating of light an darkness might mean on a physical level... thought it was a spiritual event.... until recently with the theories concerning dark
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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 3:41 PM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl

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What was the source of that light?
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I do not know... but there was light after the Big Bang and before any sun/star had time to coalesce and form.


One might be tempted to ask, "If you don't know [more]

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 1:53 PM

Re: How Are Christianity and Evolution Compatibl


Plants do not require the sun, they require light..light was created on the first day.


What was the source of that light?

Fri Jun 27

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JamesBrown replied to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 3:08 PM

Re: New iPhone questions

That's the way the Notes app looks in iOS7 and there's no downgrading back to iOS6.

Thanks, dsbrady.

(Not impressed with the design choice there.)

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JamesBrown replied to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 2:19 PM

Re: New iPhone questions

I can only help with your first item, I think. If you press on an individual text in a text thread, a balloon menu pops up with the options to Copy, Speak or More... If you press More..., you'll get little select-circles in the left margin with [more]

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JamesBrown posted to the iOS help: iPhone iPad iPod touch board. 12:04 PM

New iPhone questions

Originally posted to what I presume was the wrong board...

For a couple of years I've had an iPhone 3 with iOS 6.x, and I've been generally happy with it. Last weekend, I finally was able to upgrade to an iPhone 4 which previously belonged [more]

Thu Jun 26

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JamesBrown posted to the Apple User's Group board. 10:24 PM

New iPhone questions

Hello. For a couple of years I've had an iPhone 3 with iOS 6.x, and I've been generally happy with it. Last weekend, I finally was able to upgrade to an iPhone 4 which previously belonged to my wife. Between the new phone and iOS 7, I'm struggling to [more]

Fri Jun 20

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JamesBrown replied to the Christian Fools board. 11:58 AM

Re: UK Bans Creationism in Schools

I hate lies. God does too!!!!

I Kings 22:23 - Now, therefore, behold, the Lord hath put a lying spirit in the mouth of these thy prophets, and the Lord hath spoken evil concerning thee.

Jeremiah 4:10 - Ah, Lord GOD! surely [more]

Thu Jun 19

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JamesBrown posted to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 11:28 AM

Nice debate summary

"Illness is neither an indulgence for which people have to pay, nor an offence for which they should be penalised, but a misfortune, the cost of which should be shared by the community."

--Aneurin Bevan (UK Minister for Health [more]

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