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    Thread: Compulsory Voting
Post: RE: Compulsory Voting

I suppose it could have its benefits - as long as there was an 'abstain' box you could tick (ie the equivalent of not voting) if that really was the position you wanted to communicate - for instance t...
emjay Politics 91 999 December 6, 2022 at 7:40 pm
    Thread: A song that you hate
Post: RE: A song that you hate

Can't Get U Outta My Head is a song that I can't get outta my head whenever I get it in my head ;)... and I hate it; had to listen to that endlessly on repeat on the radio at a job once, and it was he...
emjay The Arts 30 200 December 6, 2022 at 8:45 am
    Thread: Creationist Equivocation
Post: RE: Creationist Equivocation

(December 6, 2022 at 5:25 am)BrianSoddingBoru4 Wrote: [...] In any case, I'm not sure that pointing out supposed logical fallacies is the way to attack creationism. I support the much more direct me...
emjay Christianity 27 388 December 6, 2022 at 8:26 am
    Thread: Random Thoughts
Post: RE: Random Thoughts

Weirdest thing ever just happened lol. I was playing a game on my laptop with a PS2 controller plugged in and all of a sudden it started rumbling (haptic feedback) and I'm thinking what's going on... ...
emjay Off Topic 8542 421861 December 4, 2022 at 1:37 pm
    Thread: Kalam
Post: RE: Kalam

(December 4, 2022 at 10:01 am)GrandizerII Wrote: (November 28, 2022 at 11:07 pm)LinuxGal Wrote: If God is the uncaused cause, as neo-Thomists and others assert, then his existence has no reason.  ...
emjay Philosophy 75 1102 December 4, 2022 at 11:35 am
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 30, 2022 at 4:19 pm)Belacqua Wrote: (November 30, 2022 at 11:52 am)Mister Agenda Wrote: The atheists around here are too ignorant and touchy, try somewhere else. I'm amused to hear that ...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 December 2, 2022 at 1:24 pm
    Thread: Happy Birthday Mister Agenda
Post: RE: Happy Birthday Mister Agenda

Happy Birthday :)
emjay Lifestyle & Personal Matters 18 294 December 1, 2022 at 10:02 am
    Thread: Happy Birthday, Valk!!
Post: RE: Happy Birthday, Valk!!

Oops, missed it by a day, maybe... Happy Birthday :)
emjay Lifestyle & Personal Matters 13 215 November 30, 2022 at 11:13 am
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 30, 2022 at 12:03 am)Belacqua Wrote: (November 29, 2022 at 10:48 pm)emjay Wrote: @Belacqua Just so you know, all these passive-aggressive remarks you make against atheism and this foru...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 30, 2022 at 5:46 am
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

@Belacqua Just so you know, all these passive-aggressive remarks you make against atheism and this forum aren't lost on me, I just choose for the most part to try and ignore them. But for the record...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 29, 2022 at 10:48 pm
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 28, 2022 at 9:30 pm)Belacqua Wrote: (November 28, 2022 at 7:59 pm)emjay Wrote: I just meant that what's most important to me to evaluate as a claim to truth, for the sake of my own belie...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 29, 2022 at 8:01 am
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 28, 2022 at 6:29 pm)Anomalocaris Wrote: How does original intent, essentially unknowable except through dubious deduction, matter more than how it is manifestly, customarily, practically a...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 28, 2022 at 7:59 pm
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 28, 2022 at 6:41 pm)Belacqua Wrote: (November 28, 2022 at 4:35 pm)emjay Wrote: if it's claiming to be a historical record, which I believe is most probable for the Eden story, then that'...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 28, 2022 at 7:44 pm
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 28, 2022 at 10:34 am)Belacqua Wrote: (November 28, 2022 at 8:20 am)emjay Wrote: Where I said elsewhere that I took the Bible literally - both when I was a Christian, 20, 30 years ago, an...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 28, 2022 at 4:35 pm
    Thread: There are no answers in Genesis
Post: RE: There are no answers in Genesis

(November 21, 2022 at 8:25 pm)Belacqua Wrote: In Galatians 4, Paul interprets the Genesis account of Abraham's sons as allegory. Irenaeus of Lyons, in the 2nd century, interpreted the Adam and Eve ...
emjay Christianity 210 3130 November 28, 2022 at 8:20 am
    Thread: Are cats evil beasts that should be killed to save mice?
Post: RE: Are cats evil beasts that should be killed to ...

I've never been much of an animal or pet person, until recently I stumbled across this YouTube channel 'Lovely Kitten' that I now find mesmerising. It's just videos of this little kitten that spends m...
emjay Philosophy 34 516 November 27, 2022 at 6:18 pm
    Thread: Star Trek films
Post: RE: Star Trek films

My favourite is definitely The Voyage Home, or as Boru put it, 'the one with the whales'. The other films all just kind blend into each other for me such that I can't really say how many I've seen or ...
emjay Media 44 781 November 26, 2022 at 10:42 pm
    Thread: The existence of God
Post: RE: The existence of God

(November 23, 2022 at 10:52 am)Mister Agenda Wrote: Too late to edit, meant to say 'does NOT resemble a Platonic form'. Oh right; I thought what you said originally was surprising... but interesting.
emjay Philosophy 314 7437 November 23, 2022 at 3:04 pm
    Thread: The existence of God
Post: RE: The existence of God

(November 19, 2022 at 11:23 am)Ahriman Wrote: (November 19, 2022 at 11:15 am)emjay Wrote: Just that God exists as described, and that the events occurred as described. In your opinion, could the B...
emjay Philosophy 314 7437 November 19, 2022 at 11:31 am
    Thread: The existence of God
Post: RE: The existence of God

(November 19, 2022 at 10:58 am)Ahriman Wrote: Quote:I'm not saying I don't think you can get value from multiple sources... multiple schools of thought in different or the same subjects for instance...
emjay Philosophy 314 7437 November 19, 2022 at 11:15 am