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44. You have a poorly developed sense of irony.
"they will ridicule and attempt to limit the rights of those that don't agree with their fairy tales"
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  -Religion Relies on Social Consent cleanhippie  Oct-18-11 08:45 AM   #0 
  - So does atheism.  rug   Oct-18-11 08:47 AM   #1 
  - Wha? Atheists don't agree on anything except not believing a word of it  Warpy   Oct-18-11 08:56 AM   #2 
  - The point stands.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:05 AM   #4 
  - Uh, no  Warpy   Oct-18-11 09:09 AM   #7 
  - Well, here's a logic puzzle for you.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:13 AM   #9 
     - You really don't quite get this "justice" and "equality" under...  David Sky   Oct-18-11 09:23 AM   #16 
        - Put the agenda down and answer the question.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:27 AM   #20 
           - Put the "AGENDA" of equality and justice down? NEVER!...You, on the other.....  David Sky   Oct-18-11 05:15 PM   #50 
              - in your case, I was referring to the agenda of hyperbole and histrionics.  rug   Oct-18-11 07:07 PM   #55 
              - That's an "agenda" I'll support every time. N/T  deacon_sephiroth   Oct-20-11 01:34 AM   #80 
  - The point fails.  cleanhippie   Oct-18-11 09:15 AM   #11 
  - There;s a lot of words here for a simple premise.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:19 AM   #13 
     - Well goodie for you.  cleanhippie   Oct-18-11 09:25 AM   #17 
  - You're making words again  NMMNG   Oct-18-11 09:34 AM   #25 
     - This should help.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:37 AM   #26 
     - Christians and other religions have had the right to NOT make sense since  David Sky   Oct-18-11 10:08 AM   #27 
        - You have a poorly developed sense of irony.  rug   Oct-18-11 04:09 PM   #44 
           - Since WHEN did a non-believer limit a Christian's right to .......  David Sky   Oct-18-11 04:47 PM   #47 
              - Ibid.  rug   Oct-18-11 04:49 PM   #48 
  - +1  cleanhippie   Oct-18-11 09:09 AM   #6 
  - Um NO! That's about 180 degrees (or maybe a few hundred million Christians) away from the facts!  David Sky   Oct-18-11 09:02 AM   #3 
  - An assertion is not persuasion.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:06 AM   #5 
     - Sure, whatever. I'll just ask you to stop asserting things for which you have no  David Sky   Oct-18-11 09:10 AM   #8 
        - And I'll just ask you to stop ending your sentences with an exclamation point.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:15 AM   #10 
           - It must be SOME view up there rug.  cleanhippie   Oct-18-11 09:17 AM   #12 
           - Tell me.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:21 AM   #14 
              - I wouldn't know, but you do, so tell me.  cleanhippie   Oct-18-11 09:27 AM   #19 
              - Of course you wouldn't.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:28 AM   #22 
                 - Ooze may be a bit of an overstatement.  cleanhippie   Oct-18-11 11:34 AM   #30 
              - Asking people questions for which they have no good answers is  David Sky   Oct-18-11 09:28 AM   #21 
           - So now you have retreated to being the punctuation police?  David Sky   Oct-18-11 09:26 AM   #18 
              - Not at all, I'm just tired of brushing them off my sleeve.  rug   Oct-18-11 09:30 AM   #23 
  - So, "I know you are, but what am I?" is your response?  Deep13   Oct-18-11 12:46 PM   #34 
     - You meant this, Francis.  rug   Oct-18-11 04:12 PM   #45 
  - That's one of the wierdest, most atypical definitions of religion I've ever seen  saras   Oct-18-11 09:22 AM   #15 
  - I find it rather accurate. Think of all the religions of the world, and  David Sky   Oct-18-11 09:32 AM   #24 
  - Atheist fundies are as bad as religious fundies ...  dtexdem   Oct-18-11 10:38 AM   #28 
  - Atheist " fundies"? I have no idea what that looks like.  David Sky   Oct-18-11 10:57 AM   #29 
  - Anyone using absolute value statements  Thats my opinion   Oct-18-11 11:54 AM   #32 
     - 2+2 always = 4  Deep13   Oct-18-11 12:50 PM   #36 
        - Or, as I read in the New York Times magazine about a school in Russia  Lydia Leftcoast   Oct-18-11 03:56 PM   #43 
           - I was wondering what form the fallacy of equivocation was going to take...  Deep13   Oct-18-11 04:56 PM   #49 
  - Perhaps you could tell us when the last "atheist fundie" flew an airplane into a building...  trotsky   Oct-18-11 11:37 AM   #31 
  - If you exclude all of the atrocities committed by atheist fundies  humblebum   Oct-18-11 12:50 PM   #37 
  - Bullshit. Still bullshit.  Deep13   Oct-18-11 03:19 PM   #39 
  - Then tell me, why did they form groups in the name of atheism,  humblebum   Oct-18-11 03:34 PM   #40 
     - Are you talking about Marxists generally or ...  Deep13   Oct-18-11 03:54 PM   #42 
  - Atrocities commited by Christian fundamentalists........somehow not relevant?  David Sky   Oct-18-11 04:41 PM   #46 
     - Would be interesting to see where you get your figures.  humblebum   Oct-18-11 09:19 PM   #63 
        - We're all fully aware that the Communists were mass murderers. It's beside the point. Move on.  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 09:23 PM   #64 
           - Actually they were not all Communist, but they were all atheists.  humblebum   Oct-18-11 09:27 PM   #65 
              - Then why do you have yet to mention an atheist group that was outside of a Communist dictatorship  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 09:34 PM   #66 
                 - Have mentioned atheist and freethinking groups and individual atheists  humblebum   Oct-18-11 09:43 PM   #67 
                    - Those were not mass murdering atheist groups, so you've moved the goalposts,  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 11:20 PM   #68 
                       - Hardly. Atheist groups outside of Russia, China, and the satellite countries  humblebum   Oct-18-11 11:36 PM   #69 
                          - And that right there is hate speech.  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 11:40 PM   #70 
  - Actually, there have been ZERO. in all recorded history!  David Sky   Oct-18-11 05:24 PM   #52 
  - Contradiction in terms and an unsupported argument. nt  Deep13   Oct-18-11 12:47 PM   #35 
  - Your'e probably bored by "atheist fundamentalists"  NMMNG   Oct-18-11 06:16 PM   #53 
  - Just so you know  EvolveOrConvolve   Oct-18-11 06:42 PM   #54 
     - I agree that it's a slur, but I don't think it's quite like that.  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 08:14 PM   #56 
        - "Fundamentalist" doesn't have the same social stigma as those other pejoratives  EvolveOrConvolve   Oct-19-11 06:43 PM   #76 
  - And I most certainly give my consent. Though religion, as an institution,  humblebum   Oct-18-11 12:34 PM   #33 
  - I think you misunderstand atheism.  Deep13   Oct-18-11 03:42 PM   #41 
  - Well stated. n/t  David Sky   Oct-19-11 12:04 AM   #72 
  - "one must eliminate certain modes of thinking in order for it to make sense"  David Sky   Oct-18-11 05:21 PM   #51 
  - Oh, just wait. He is gonna tell you about the "other ways of knowing"...  cleanhippie   Oct-19-11 12:16 AM   #73 
  - You say that like it's a bad thing  NMMNG   Oct-19-11 07:31 PM   #77 
  - Reminds me of Eugene Genovese's book Roll, Jordan, Roll...  Deep13   Oct-18-11 12:59 PM   #38 
  - Not social consent. Groupthink.  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 08:27 PM   #57 
  - Exactly  NMMNG   Oct-18-11 08:29 PM   #58 
  - Organized atheism IS group think. When the only way to conform  humblebum   Oct-18-11 09:08 PM   #59 
     - No. Thank you for showing that you do not know what groupthink is.  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 09:11 PM   #60 
     - I am witnessing it every time I converse with you. nt  humblebum   Oct-18-11 09:14 PM   #61 
        - You spewing garbage is hardly a conversation.  darkstar3   Oct-18-11 09:17 PM   #62 
     - "discount many forms of thinking"?  David Sky   Oct-18-11 11:57 PM   #71 
        - No, that's not what you do  tortoise1956   Oct-19-11 01:03 AM   #74 
           - Self contadict self much? "Personally, I don't have any problems with the beliefs of others"..  David Sky   Oct-19-11 07:41 AM   #75 
              - Have trouble comprehending the written word?  tortoise1956   Oct-19-11 11:56 PM   #78 
  - Much like the "virgin" Mary, my consent was not asked for  deacon_sephiroth   Oct-20-11 01:30 AM   #79 
     - I don't know about you but, as to Mary, you're wrong.  rug   Oct-20-11 11:45 AM   #81 

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