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Wed Apr 22

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rev2217 replied to the Advanced Micro Devices board. 11:11 AM

Re: Bye-Tanium...

Antonio,

I remember when Itanium was more or less just a rumor.

And even then, it did not really make sense. If server farms were going to shift away from the installed base of that day (VAX/VMS, Sun's SPARCStations, etc.), [more]

Sat Apr 18

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rev2217 replied to the Math Recreations & Puzzles board. 2:55 AM

Re: Birthdays?

AOLFoolmanAgain,

Person A and Person B just became friends with Person C, and they want to know when her birthday (person C) is. Coyly, Person C gives them a list of 10 possible dates:

June 15, June 16, June 19

July 17,
[more]

Tue Mar 24

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 12:53 PM

Re: Standing Up to Hate

Charlie,

Do you have any issues with the government doing the same to Christian Churches?

No, not at all. I have no problem whatsoever with government agents covertly attending public or quasi-public services and other [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 10:28 AM

Re: Standing Up to Hate

Bill,

Oooh...which government agency gets to decide which mosques are "legitimate houses of worship?"

More precisely, the government has a duty to identify immediate threats. There's a pretty clear difference [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 10:23 AM

Re: Standing Up to Hate

MacNugget,

You must not read any of the posts on Conservative Fools or RECF.

You're right; I don't hang out on either of those boards.

Norm.

Sat Mar 21

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 9:54 PM

Re: Standing Up to Hate

Charlie,

I know certain people like to show "concern" when they bring up how groups like ISIS execute LGBT people. They like to use this as a reason why I should support a hatred of Islam.

I think that most people [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 9:31 PM

Re: poor - crime - 'persons of color' - injustic

MetroChick,

You wrote: But something that I think is getting missed is how one deals with law enforcement can often times sway an outcome...

Yes, you are onto something profound here. A respectful and non-threatening [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Math Recreations & Puzzles board. 9:18 PM

Re: Happy Pi Day

AOLFoolmaanAgain,

For an number that is infinitely irrational...

In mathematical use, there is no such concept as "infinitely irrational." Rather, rationality is a binary state: a number x is rational if [more]

Mon Mar 16

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 12:15 AM

Re: poor - crime - 'persons of color' - injustic

Lawrence,

We can pray an work to reduce it to pockets but that bigotry is widespread and pervasive and will be as long as pseudo intellectuals close their eye and pretend that they cannot see.

I'm not persuaded that it is [more]

Mon Mar 9

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 9:40 PM

Re: poor - crime - 'persons of color' - injustice

Lawrence,

It has been my experience that the poor are more likely to be charged with a crime and to go to jail for the crime.

There's a certain reality that parties who can afford to hire competent lawyers are more likely [more]

Mon Feb 16

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 2:13 PM

Re: 50 shades of black

Paul,

From the linked article: Listen, it's your safety and future we're talking about here. There's no room for doubt: An intimate relationship that includes violence, consensual or not, is completely unacceptable.

This is
[more]

Sat Feb 14

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 3:24 AM

Re: Why Islam is more violent than Christianity

Bill,

When somebody refers to the Roman Catholic Church, everybody - Catholics included - knows what they mean.

The term "Roman Catholic Church" has a very clear and precise meaning, which is NOT the same as the [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 3:02 AM

Re: A simplified definition of the morality issu

khalou,

Me: The biggest challenge here, though, may well be to break the misperception that morality is fundamentally religious and thus not a basis for legislation. This misperception has also led to more than a few catastrophic [more]

Thu Feb 12

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 6:46 PM

Re: Why Islam is more violent than Christianity

Lawrence,

There is one body. If the RCC is simply a loose grouping worldly organizations then I accept your excuse. If the RCC is the Body of Christ then there is only one of those!

The Catholic Church consists of the Roman [more]

Wed Feb 11

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 2:00 PM

Re: Why Islam is more violent than Christianity

Lawrence,

That was until they found a mountain of silver and the only miners were the indigenous peoples and the RCC signed off on the enslavement!

No, the Catholic Church did NOT "sign off on the enslavement" as [more]

Mon Feb 9

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 8:12 PM

Re: Why Islam is more violent than Christianity

Lawrence,

You wrote: Did Islam ever kill on enslave an entire continent, the RCC did in South America, Central America, and Mexico.

That statement is materially false. When the Spanish "conquistadors" enslaved [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 7:55 PM

Re: A simplified definition of the morality issu

khalou,

The site you provided shows the problem of Natural Law as a moral standard based upon reason alone. There is no agreement.

Actually, there substantial universal agreement among those who have taken this approach [more]

Sat Jan 31

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rev2217 replied to the Christian Fools board. 3:02 PM

Re: A simplified definition of the morality issue

khalou,

Christians in America often say that morality should be Bible based.

Others disagree.

For the sake of simplicity, let's agree that morality is to be based on the Christian Bible and the moral implications that
[more]

Wed Jan 28

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rev2217 posted to the Christian Fools board. 10:39 AM

Any Thoughts on This?

Everybody,

At today's general audience, the pope spoke on the role of the father in a family in modern society. The following news release from the Vatican Information Service contains his comments.

Vatican City, 28 January [more]

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rev2217 replied to the Microsoft Corp. board. 10:34 AM

Re: Nothing good in there

HMALETTER,

Last quarter was not a good one for Microsoft, and their forecasts for this year seem to suggest they don't know what to do.

I would not put much weight on Microsoft's modest projections. The company has a long [more]

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