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rug Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-01-11 03:33 PM
Response to Reply #78
80. I'm so sorry.
I won't call you stinky again.

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  -Are atheists morally superior, more intelligent, or more mentally sound compared to theists? rug  Jul-31-11 06:31 AM   #0 
  - dude!  LaurenG   Jul-31-11 06:36 AM   #1 
  - No, we just don't believe in gods.  Warpy   Jul-31-11 06:43 AM   #2 
  - You mean people like Ayn Rand and Stalin?  zeemike   Jul-31-11 06:45 AM   #3 
  - FWIW, They actually know more about the Bible  rucky   Jul-31-11 06:47 AM   #4 
  - Are you gonna believe what you read in the Bible, or what you hear from Pastor Hagee?  rfranklin   Jul-31-11 07:18 AM   #9 
  - What? That 5th inning slide at 2nd in yesterday's Cards-Cubs game isn't  HereSince1628   Jul-31-11 07:08 AM   #5 
  - Sometimes I think Quade posts in R/T.  rug   Jul-31-11 07:23 AM   #11 
     - He's oudda here!!  HereSince1628   Jul-31-11 07:25 AM   #12 
        - Lol, the mods should wear hats.  rug   Jul-31-11 07:32 AM   #13 
  - Objection. Leading the witness.  geckosfeet   Jul-31-11 07:13 AM   #6 
  - It's also a compound question. nt  Deep13   Jul-31-11 08:39 AM   #20 
     - It also assumes facts not in evidence.  rug   Jul-31-11 12:19 PM   #29 
        - Only if it's multiple choice.  Deep13   Jul-31-11 04:15 PM   #52 
  - Well... That depends on whether or not there is a God.  FBaggins   Jul-31-11 07:15 AM   #7 
  - No, and we don't pull the "No True Atheist" card either...  Humanist_Activist   Jul-31-11 07:17 AM   #8 
  - Where has it ever been claimed that they were  skepticscott   Jul-31-11 07:21 AM   #10 
  - I'd reckon the most morally superior are those who righteously pontificate  elocs   Jul-31-11 07:43 AM   #14 
  - I don't watch TV, that makes me morally superior!  Humanist_Activist   Jul-31-11 07:45 AM   #15 
  - Being an atheist  edhopper   Jul-31-11 08:26 AM   #17 
  - Absolutely. They are the "elect" among us.  Deep13   Jul-31-11 08:42 AM   #21 
  - I would say younger  izquierdista   Jul-31-11 08:04 AM   #16 
  - more mentally sound  ensho   Jul-31-11 08:29 AM   #18 
  - Depends on the individual.  Deep13   Jul-31-11 08:38 AM   #19 
  - True, but being an atheist doesn't exempt one from believing in unsubstantiated or impossible...  Humanist_Activist   Jul-31-11 08:42 AM   #22 
     - That is all true. nt  Deep13   Jul-31-11 08:43 AM   #23 
  - Yes.  CJvR   Jul-31-11 09:20 AM   #24 
  - atheists just lack a belief in a god, some can believe in a reward and punishment...  Humanist_Activist   Jul-31-11 10:03 AM   #26 
  - One need not be an atheist to be those things.  cleanhippie   Jul-31-11 09:56 AM   #25 
  - IF you want to believe that you are a mentally superior human being based  TexasProgresive   Jul-31-11 10:41 AM   #27 
  - Nope.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 11:05 AM   #28 
  - Don't worry. There would be no basis for that.  rug   Jul-31-11 12:23 PM   #31 
     - Ah, the trademark Christian love.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 01:17 PM   #33 
        - It was more an aesthetic statement.  rug   Jul-31-11 01:23 PM   #35 
           - I truly feel the love of Christ emanating from you.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 01:28 PM   #36 
              - I feel something else emanating from you.  rug   Jul-31-11 01:32 PM   #37 
                 - What do you think it means to follow Christ, rug?  trotsky   Jul-31-11 03:29 PM   #44 
                    - Are you trying to shame me?  rug   Jul-31-11 04:10 PM   #49 
                       - I doubt trotsky thinks you have a sense of shame.  darkstar3   Jul-31-11 04:11 PM   #51 
                       - I didn't think you believed in mind-reading.  rug   Jul-31-11 04:18 PM   #53 
                          - I don't read minds, just repeated posts.  darkstar3   Jul-31-11 04:23 PM   #54 
                             - Yes he is repetitious.  rug   Jul-31-11 04:25 PM   #55 
                                - "Captian, the projection, it's OFF THE SCALE!"  darkstar3   Jul-31-11 04:30 PM   #56 
                                   - You fooled me. You didn't post a cartoon this time.  rug   Jul-31-11 04:33 PM   #57 
                       - It's just that a lot of the discussion lately has been about how True Christians behave.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 05:49 PM   #58 
                          - I think those discussion are in your head, not here.  rug   Aug-01-11 11:57 AM   #64 
                             - Right. The list of current topics in R/T is all in my head.  trotsky   Aug-01-11 12:16 PM   #66 
                                - Really? This thread is "about how True Christians behave"?  rug   Aug-01-11 01:33 PM   #68 
                                   - Never claimed that. But you DID copycat a thread about the topic.  trotsky   Aug-01-11 02:24 PM   #71 
                                      - Actually, no. That thread itself was a snarky attack.  rug   Aug-01-11 03:03 PM   #72 
                                         - If you think so, then why didn't you take it up with that poster?  trotsky   Aug-01-11 03:17 PM   #74 
                                            - Shall I seek your permission to post?  rug   Aug-01-11 03:23 PM   #76 
                                               - Just wondering why you can't honestly engage someone who disagrees with you.  trotsky   Aug-01-11 03:28 PM   #79 
                                                  - If you're sincere, I apologize.  rug   Aug-01-11 03:33 PM   #81 
  - No.  LeftishBrit   Jul-31-11 12:20 PM   #30 
  - Yes, yes, I don't know.  ZombieHorde   Jul-31-11 12:59 PM   #32 
  - Going to prison is not a reflection of either your morality or your intelligence.  Jim__   Jul-31-11 07:27 PM   #60 
  - Turnabout is fair play, I think.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 01:20 PM   #34 
  - Turnabout is indeed fair play.  rug   Jul-31-11 02:03 PM   #40 
     - That's why I asked. You didn't respond on that thread.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 03:27 PM   #43 
     - The answer to all questions in both threads is No.  rug   Jul-31-11 03:33 PM   #45 
        - That's not what your church says, though, is it? n/t  trotsky   Jul-31-11 03:39 PM   #46 
           - Lol, what cartoons have you been reading?  rug   Jul-31-11 04:06 PM   #47 
           - Just listening to your church's official spokesperson.  trotsky   Jul-31-11 05:50 PM   #59 
              - I was referring to youir view.  rug   Aug-01-11 11:56 AM   #63 
                 - Do you deny that your pope has condemned atheism?  trotsky   Aug-01-11 12:13 PM   #65 
                    - Lolo, deflecting from the OP again.  rug   Aug-01-11 01:32 PM   #67 
                       - Your church has an official position on the question YOU ASKED in your OP.  trotsky   Aug-01-11 02:18 PM   #70 
                          - Much as you like to yurn all conversations into your agenda, this will not be one of them.  rug   Aug-01-11 03:17 PM   #73 
                             - I yearn for no such thing.  trotsky   Aug-01-11 03:22 PM   #75 
                                - "treat me with some respect"  rug   Aug-01-11 03:24 PM   #77 
                                   - You responded to me with snark indicating that I, or atheists in general, are ugly.  trotsky   Aug-01-11 03:27 PM   #78 
                                      - I'm so sorry.  rug   Aug-01-11 03:33 PM   #80 
           - Bingo.  darkstar3   Jul-31-11 04:07 PM   #48 
     - Given your statements in the thread about Anders Breivik, I would assume...  Humanist_Activist   Aug-01-11 06:07 PM   #84 
  - No. No. Yes.  Iggo   Jul-31-11 01:54 PM   #38 
  - Almost the opposite of my answer.  ZombieHorde   Jul-31-11 02:02 PM   #39 
     - LOL...I saw that. (n/t)  Iggo   Jul-31-11 02:03 PM   #41 
  - I've read that the average Atheist has a higher IQ and more education...  Odin2005   Jul-31-11 02:34 PM   #42 
  - Moral superiority is subjective idea, generally defined by those who believe they have it.  darkstar3   Jul-31-11 04:10 PM   #50 
  - Yes  deacon_sephiroth   Aug-01-11 11:09 AM   #61 
  - On an individual basis, or on average?  Silent3   Aug-01-11 11:43 AM   #62 
  - I imagine, as I have no stats on this, that atheists are more prone to depression than theists...  PassingFair   Aug-01-11 02:12 PM   #69 
     - It wouldn't surprise me  Silent3   Aug-01-11 03:39 PM   #82 
  - Nope. Next question?  Taverner   Aug-01-11 04:24 PM   #83 

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