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ZombieHorde Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-14-11 09:20 PM
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7. Apparently, Jihadist Muslims would kill for a pack of inexperienced lovers. nt
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  -Imaginary things even many skeptics believe in. ZombieHorde  Jul-14-11 12:17 PM   #0 
  - I disagree  TZ   Jul-14-11 01:03 PM   #1 
  - I did not claim, and I do not believe abstract concepts are imaginary.  ZombieHorde   Jul-14-11 01:23 PM   #2 
  - Isn't anything measurable real?  EvolveOrConvolve   Jul-14-11 04:35 PM   #3 
  - Let's examine it. Will you pick one and talk about how you would measure it? nt  ZombieHorde   Jul-14-11 05:20 PM   #5 
  - I've never understood the appeal of virgins.  laconicsax   Jul-14-11 04:41 PM   #4 
  - explanation is easy  lazarus   Jul-14-11 07:10 PM   #6 
  - Apparently, Jihadist Muslims would kill for a pack of inexperienced lovers. nt  ZombieHorde   Jul-14-11 09:20 PM   #7 
  - I understand it perfectly  TZ   Jul-15-11 07:01 AM   #8 
  - Political borders  semillama   Jul-15-11 11:40 AM   #9 
  - Good one. nt  ZombieHorde   Jul-15-11 01:00 PM   #10 
  - etc for the ones delinated by natural features like rivers and oceans.  TZ   Jul-15-11 02:02 PM   #11 
     - The border of any country is imaginary. People who think they are measuring actual boarders  ZombieHorde   Aug-02-11 05:04 PM   #61 
        - Are you saying that the Rio Grande is imaginary, or...  laconicsax   Aug-02-11 05:11 PM   #62 
           - I am saying...  ZombieHorde   Aug-02-11 05:16 PM   #64 
  - free will  enki23   Jul-15-11 07:10 PM   #12 
  - Amen  jberryhill   Jul-18-11 09:25 PM   #16 
  - 7. A coherent self.  Odin2005   Jul-15-11 08:01 PM   #13 
  - Snuffleupagus  Deep13   Jul-15-11 10:38 PM   #14 
  - The value of money  jberryhill   Jul-18-11 09:24 PM   #15 
  - The shared belief and resulting agreement makes it real.  laconicsax   Jul-18-11 10:58 PM   #17 
     - The value is entirely imaginary  jberryhill   Jul-18-11 11:09 PM   #18 
     - Bad analogy.  laconicsax   Jul-19-11 12:03 AM   #19 
        - "it's legitimacy as having value is backed by law"  ZombieHorde   Jul-23-11 10:31 PM   #23 
           - You've defined imaginary as 'only existing in our imagination.'  laconicsax   Jul-24-11 12:06 AM   #26 
              - Those things don't exist outside of our imaginations.  ZombieHorde   Jul-24-11 02:14 AM   #27 
                 - No longer existant does not mean never existed.  laconicsax   Jul-24-11 05:04 PM   #34 
                    - "No longer existant does not mean never existed."  ZombieHorde   Jul-25-11 02:01 PM   #39 
     - Imaginary things can have real results; e.g., religion.  ZombieHorde   Jul-23-11 10:27 PM   #22 
        - Is it my imagination that I can exchange money for goods and services?  laconicsax   Jul-23-11 11:50 PM   #24 
           - No, but the amount and type of goods and services you can aquire with money  ZombieHorde   Jul-24-11 02:28 AM   #28 
              - I think you mean artificial, not imaginary.  laconicsax   Jul-24-11 05:06 PM   #35 
                 - I think artificial constructs only exist in our imaginations.  ZombieHorde   Jul-25-11 01:46 PM   #38 
                    - "Imagination," "imaginary," "imagined," etc. are inadequate terms for this discussion.  laconicsax   Jul-25-11 05:14 PM   #40 
                       - Gods and imaginary friends may be very different from person to person,  ZombieHorde   Jul-26-11 01:32 PM   #42 
  - This will quickly become semantics but to me imaginary does not equal nonexistent.  dmallind   Jul-22-11 11:24 AM   #20 
  - "Laws certainly exist in tangible written form, data bits, etc,"  ZombieHorde   Jul-23-11 10:24 PM   #21 
  - I have to ask you to name something that truly does exist, by your criteria  Orrex   Jul-23-11 11:56 PM   #25 
  - If something can be, even if no one knows about it, then it is real.  ZombieHorde   Jul-24-11 02:40 AM   #29 
     - Is the number 3 real?  Orrex   Jul-24-11 06:37 AM   #30 
        - The concept of the number three is a real concept, but there is no three.  ZombieHorde   Jul-24-11 11:21 AM   #31 
           - I disagree, and you're still equivocating  Orrex   Jul-24-11 12:30 PM   #32 
              - "Government is an aritifical construct imbued by its creators"  ZombieHorde   Jul-24-11 01:14 PM   #33 
                 - Explain to me what you mean by a "real concept"  Orrex   Jul-24-11 08:14 PM   #36 
                    - "Explain to me what you mean by a "real concept"  ZombieHorde   Jul-25-11 01:41 PM   #37 
                       - You just contradicted yourself.  trotsky   Jul-26-11 09:43 AM   #41 
                          - An honest mistake on my part. Why reinvent the wheel? Let's look at the dictionary.  ZombieHorde   Jul-26-11 01:42 PM   #43 
                             - OK, you pick the definition(s) you want to use.  trotsky   Jul-26-11 01:55 PM   #44 
                                - OK.  ZombieHorde   Jul-26-11 02:44 PM   #45 
                                   - Ah, now you're shifting your equivocation to the word "imaginary."  trotsky   Jul-27-11 06:10 AM   #46 
                                      - I started my OP with the word imaginary.  ZombieHorde   Jul-27-11 10:18 AM   #47 
                                         - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-27-11 10:27 AM   #48 
                                         - Seriously, dude?  trotsky   Jul-27-11 02:41 PM   #50 
                                         - Fallacious arguments make me sad.  ZombieHorde   Jul-28-11 01:43 AM   #52 
                                            - On that we completely agree. n/t  trotsky   Jul-28-11 06:05 AM   #54 
                                         - That, by the way, was the opener to my international law class  jberryhill   Aug-08-11 12:33 AM   #76 
  - To my fellow skeptics.  ZombieHorde   Jul-27-11 12:19 PM   #49 
  - Isn't one major point really that imaginary things might still be useful?  greyl   Jul-28-11 12:02 AM   #51 
  - I agree, imaginary things can be very useful. nt  ZombieHorde   Jul-28-11 01:44 AM   #53 
  - Several people have answered your questions already.  Orrex   Jul-29-11 12:26 PM   #57 
  - I am not trying to equate real and tangible. Where is love?  ZombieHorde   Aug-02-11 04:50 PM   #59 
     - But you have claimed that thoughts are real  Orrex   Aug-03-11 01:28 PM   #69 
  - in a sense, they aren't imaginary. they're behavior.  enki23   Aug-01-11 10:02 AM   #58 
  - Do you think that pain is imaginary?  Jim__   Jul-29-11 09:36 AM   #55 
  - Good points and the arguments he has been making  TZ   Jul-29-11 12:08 PM   #56 
  - I would love to see a clear list of the logical fallacies I am using, and teling me  ZombieHorde   Aug-02-11 05:11 PM   #63 
     - Would you feel better if, rather than calling your argument illogical, we called it nonsensical?  Orrex   Aug-03-11 12:55 AM   #65 
        - Sense is imaginary.  laconicsax   Aug-03-11 02:38 AM   #66 
        - Do you really not understand agreements don't exist outside of the imagination?  ZombieHorde   Aug-03-11 11:35 AM   #68 
           - I understand that perfectly.  laconicsax   Aug-03-11 01:58 PM   #70 
              - Oh, sorry. nt  ZombieHorde   Aug-03-11 02:13 PM   #71 
              - .  Orrex   Aug-03-11 07:29 PM   #73 
        - Perhaps a concrete example will help you out.  ZombieHorde   Aug-03-11 11:33 AM   #67 
  - "Would you classify pain as imaginary?"  ZombieHorde   Aug-02-11 04:56 PM   #60 
     - Do you think pain exists outside of our imagination? If so, where does it exist?  Jim__   Aug-03-11 04:57 PM   #72 
        - My wife teaches anatomy, so I asked her what pain is.  ZombieHorde   Aug-05-11 12:08 PM   #74 
           - "A witch's love spell may have specific trappings and words, but that doesn't make the spell any ...  Jim__   Aug-07-11 10:07 AM   #75 
  - An important distinction not made simply by using the word "imaginary"...  Silent3   Aug-16-11 03:20 PM   #77 
     - +1  laconicsax   Aug-16-11 04:30 PM   #78 
     - Can you explain what you mean by...  ZombieHorde   Aug-21-11 03:55 PM   #79 
 

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