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MarkCharles Donating Member (932 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-10-11 08:55 PM
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I bet 99% of DU people who go to church on Sundays do NOT visit this forum
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It's pretty challenging. It's pretty hostile to true believers. It's pretty harsh, except for those who have an agenda to make sure they get to feel superior to atheists.

That's what I've concluded after a few weeks here.

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  -I bet 99% of DU people who go to church on Sundays do NOT visit this forum MarkCharles  Dec-10-11 08:55 PM   #0 
  - Wrong.  William769   Dec-10-11 09:00 PM   #1 
  - Not at all, but I think you misunderstood the question  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 09:15 PM   #2 
  - What is the point your trying to make?  William769   Dec-10-11 09:17 PM   #4 
     - Why would your religious views have anything to do with DU?  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 09:29 PM   #8 
        - Why do atheists go to the Religion forum except to dispute with theists? n/t  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:31 PM   #10 
        - The only insults I see are coming from you.  William769   Dec-10-11 09:37 PM   #13 
           - Maybe you should finish eighth grade spelling first.. I doubt you have the  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 10:00 PM   #26 
  - I think you misunderstood the thrust of the OP.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:26 PM   #6 
     - I guess that one caught me out in left field.  William769   Dec-10-11 09:31 PM   #9 
     - Now I"m thinking you were right after all.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:33 PM   #11 
        - I think so too.  William769   Dec-10-11 09:39 PM   #14 
           - Yes.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:46 PM   #17 
           - Start with yourself if you think you cannot be bothered to look into deep  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 09:49 PM   #18 
              - The insults started with you and your OP  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:53 PM   #20 
              - Obviously you still don't understand. So I hope you can figure it..  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 09:57 PM   #23 
                 - You really are in a snit, aren't you?  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:58 PM   #24 
                    - I guess I got you emotionally angered by my challenged to your brain power  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 10:04 PM   #27 
                       - Your brain power is unchallengeable and limitless.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:09 PM   #31 
                          - If you hadn't fed it, you might have kept your feet.  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:13 PM   #33 
              - I would have done it to save American lives.  William769   Dec-10-11 09:55 PM   #21 
              - If you FEEL insulted, point out where I made a derogatory statement about you as a person...  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 10:08 PM   #29 
                 - Why do you keep pointing out his mis-spellings when you have made your own?  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:14 PM   #35 
              - Get a life !  Thats my opinion   Dec-10-11 10:59 PM   #57 
                 - "They don't come from believers" LOL  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 11:03 PM   #61 
     - The Religion forum is DU's public square  SecularMotion   Dec-10-11 09:59 PM   #25 
        - No, but it would be nice if it were possible for believers  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:11 PM   #32 
           - You mistake "discussion from other points of view" as "attacks".  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:22 PM   #41 
           - I wasn't aware there was a liberal believers group. Has that always been here?  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:27 PM   #43 
           - You'll find polite discussion in the sub-forums among like-minded members  SecularMotion   Dec-10-11 10:31 PM   #48 
  - More likely  rrneck   Dec-10-11 09:15 PM   #3 
  - If religion is a personal choice that's nobody else's business?  Fumesucker   Dec-10-11 10:08 PM   #30 
     - I don't think I've seen a single evangelist here.  rrneck   Dec-10-11 10:26 PM   #42 
        - Then you haven't looked very hard. I know two, but I won't "call them out."  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:28 PM   #45 
           - PM me if you like.  rrneck   Dec-10-11 10:42 PM   #54 
              - PM done. I believe you will agree that there are indeed evangelists here.  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 11:07 PM   #64 
                 - Yes, I do. nt  rrneck   Dec-10-11 11:34 PM   #65 
  - "those who have an agenda to make sure they get to feel superior to atheists."  humblebum   Dec-10-11 09:24 PM   #5 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-10-11 09:35 PM   #12 
     - There is no way to rationally or scientifically disprove Christianity or any other  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:56 PM   #22 
        - No, just every single claim made about how the "supernatural" allegedtly interacts with the natural.  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:16 PM   #36 
        - Haven't you wandered into R/T enough times...  Silent3   Dec-10-11 10:18 PM   #38 
           - Another reason that point is invalid, thank you.  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:19 PM   #39 
           - It's only weak too for those who never studied logic. nt  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:28 PM   #46 
              - You may be able to say many things about Silent3, but the statement  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:32 PM   #49 
              - Then Silent3 must be forgetting what he learned in those courses. n/t  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:39 PM   #52 
                 - You apparently have forgotten the distinction between...  Silent3   Dec-10-11 11:03 PM   #60 
              - I most certainly have studied logic...  Silent3   Dec-10-11 10:39 PM   #51 
                 - Exactly. But the fact that there are an infinite number of such propositions  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:41 PM   #53 
                    - A fact which proves exactly what point,  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:48 PM   #55 
                    - You're right, of course. I haven't seen any logic proofs around here.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:59 PM   #58 
                       - If you say so.  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 11:04 PM   #62 
                    - I have no need to disprove such a thing.  Silent3   Dec-10-11 10:57 PM   #56 
                       - That's fine. I'm not an evangelist so I'm totally unconcerned  pnwmom   Dec-11-11 01:36 PM   #67 
  - I wasn't sure what you meant when you said  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:29 PM   #7 
  - I meant to say that no religious believers would bother to ..  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 09:39 PM   #15 
     - Wow. You couldn't be more wrong.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 09:51 PM   #19 
        - Nothing in your statement proved me "more wrong" in fact, I believe you stated about  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 10:14 PM   #34 
           - Do you really need this clarified? Okay, here you go.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:20 PM   #40 
              - SO what reason do you come here other than to pick a fight with an atheist?  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 10:31 PM   #47 
                 - I already answered that question in post #19.  pnwmom   Dec-10-11 10:37 PM   #50 
  - Prove it.  elocs   Dec-10-11 09:46 PM   #16 
  - I am more interested in the thoughts of others who claim to be Democrats  MarkCharles   Dec-10-11 10:18 PM   #37 
  - I see a "reveal" in your near future...  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 10:05 PM   #28 
  - Lol!  rug   Dec-10-11 10:28 PM   #44 
  - This forum has been so toxic for so long that  Thats my opinion   Dec-10-11 11:02 PM   #59 
  - That's quite a persecution complex you have going on there.  darkstar3   Dec-10-11 11:06 PM   #63 
  - Good riddance to bad rubbish....  Rowdyboy   Dec-11-11 01:23 AM   #66 
  - I was with you up until...  jeepnstein   Dec-12-11 07:38 AM   #68 

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