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    Thread: New economy
Post: RE: New economy

(9 hours ago)The Grand Nudger Wrote: I don't think so.  Would it really be surprising if the prosperity of a living creature fundamentally depended on growth of some kind?Well, to be fair, I'm set f...
Ahriman Off Topic 9 81 9 hours ago
    Thread: Trump is going to be reelected....
Post: RE: Trump is going to be reelected....

(10 hours ago)Spongebob Wrote: (11 hours ago)Ranjr Wrote: I never thought I would see hicks and rednecks deify a yankee con man.  I don't want to insult the progeny of slaves nor impede their prog...
Ahriman Politics 234 2290 10 hours ago
    Thread: Random Thoughts
Post: RE: Random Thoughts

The only reason certain debates in philosophy are still contested is because people desperately want things like free will or objective morality to be real. So they come up with new ideas to try and m...
Ahriman Off Topic 6819 331478 11 hours ago
    Thread: Addiction
Post: Addiction

What experience do you have with addiction? Either being addicted to something yourself, or watching someone else be addicted to something? I was an alcoholic for a year and a half. I know, not a ver...
Ahriman Lifestyle & Personal Matters 4 67 Yesterday at 12:05 pm
    Thread: Trump is going to be reelected....
Post: RE: Trump is going to be reelected....

(January 18, 2022 at 6:52 pm)LadyForCamus Wrote: (January 18, 2022 at 6:51 pm)Ahriman Wrote: I just like him, as a person. Oh, you know him? Close friend of the family?He seems honest and authenti...
Ahriman Politics 234 2290 January 18, 2022 at 6:53 pm
    Thread: Trump is going to be reelected....
Post: RE: Trump is going to be reelected....

(January 18, 2022 at 6:47 pm)LadyForCamus Wrote: (January 18, 2022 at 6:45 pm)Ahriman Wrote: I do not have an in-depth understanding of any of his policies, no. So how could you know what he does ...
Ahriman Politics 234 2290 January 18, 2022 at 6:51 pm
    Thread: Trump is going to be reelected....
Post: RE: Trump is going to be reelected....

(January 18, 2022 at 6:39 pm)LadyForCamus Wrote: (January 18, 2022 at 3:19 pm)Ahriman Wrote: Yes. Just goes to show, Republicans have more fight in them than Democrats. We don't need milque toast ...
Ahriman Politics 234 2290 January 18, 2022 at 6:45 pm
    Thread: Trump is going to be reelected....
Post: RE: Trump is going to be reelected....

(January 18, 2022 at 3:08 pm)brewer Wrote: (January 18, 2022 at 2:59 pm)arewethereyet Wrote: I hear few ads around here for any elections coming up. I think that along with COVID fatigue, America...
Ahriman Politics 234 2290 January 18, 2022 at 3:19 pm
    Thread: Trump is going to be reelected....
Post: RE: Trump is going to be reelected....

Quote:We're now in an era where the most radical loudmouth wins. Nah, we aren't. Things would be a lot better if that was the case. People too often keep silent, which is highly problematic.
Ahriman Politics 234 2290 January 18, 2022 at 1:05 pm
    Thread: Theocracy on the way
Post: RE: Theocracy on the way

(January 18, 2022 at 12:19 pm)Mister Agenda Wrote: (January 18, 2022 at 12:15 pm)Ahriman Wrote: The laymen, probably not, but I'm sure the leaders wouldn't mind forming a theocracy based on UU pri...
Ahriman Atheism 94 1067 January 18, 2022 at 12:25 pm
    Thread: Theocracy on the way
Post: RE: Theocracy on the way

(January 18, 2022 at 12:12 pm)Mister Agenda Wrote: (January 18, 2022 at 11:47 am)Ahriman Wrote: Not necessarily. Even now there are "universal unitarian" centers for religious people who aren't in...
Ahriman Atheism 94 1067 January 18, 2022 at 12:15 pm
    Thread: Theocracy on the way
Post: RE: Theocracy on the way

(January 18, 2022 at 11:39 am)arewethereyet Wrote: In order for a theocracy to be one the way, wouldn't a flavor of religion have to be settled upon? Even the various Christian groups have very dif...
Ahriman Atheism 94 1067 January 18, 2022 at 11:47 am
    Thread: Christianity is heading for a full allegorization
Post: RE: Christianity is heading for a full allegorizat...

(January 18, 2022 at 11:16 am)The Grand Nudger Wrote: I like to think of two hand made rowing dorys.  Same basic plans, same wood, same treatment - very skilled craftsman.  Tiny differences in the s...
Ahriman Christianity 164 2060 January 18, 2022 at 11:23 am
    Thread: Critical Race Theory
Post: RE: Critical Race Theory

(January 18, 2022 at 10:45 am)Spongebob Wrote: @Irreligious Atheist I want to point out that another major theme of the book (New Kid) was the importance of being open to trying new things.  Jorda...
Ahriman Politics 163 1770 January 18, 2022 at 11:12 am
    Thread: Critical Race Theory
Post: RE: Critical Race Theory

Quote:Being offended by people is a way of life for most people. Um, no? How do you figure?
Ahriman Politics 163 1770 January 17, 2022 at 5:20 pm
    Thread: Christianity is heading for a full allegorization
Post: RE: Christianity is heading for a full allegorizat...

(January 17, 2022 at 1:15 pm)LadyForCamus Wrote: @GrandizerII The average theist makes those exact same philosophical assumptions about reality. Then they go and add a few more on top.And that's a b...
Ahriman Christianity 164 2060 January 17, 2022 at 1:28 pm
    Thread: Critical Race Theory
Post: RE: Critical Race Theory

(January 17, 2022 at 1:02 pm)tackattack Wrote: Or perhaps a brain fart is a temporary lapse in reasoning due to a change in focus falling back on the autopilot brain (DMN). This is the place where o...
Ahriman Politics 163 1770 January 17, 2022 at 1:04 pm
    Thread: Theocracy on the way
Post: RE: Theocracy on the way

(January 16, 2022 at 7:28 pm)zebo-the-fat Wrote: What has that got to do with God's?Your answers to those questions might tell me what I need to know about your temperament, so I can recommend an ap...
Ahriman Atheism 94 1067 January 16, 2022 at 7:32 pm
    Thread: Critical Race Theory
Post: RE: Critical Race Theory

(January 16, 2022 at 6:51 pm)Spongebob Wrote: (January 16, 2022 at 6:31 pm)Ahriman Wrote: Well a Republican governor just took office in my state yesterday, so that's nice. I hope you continue to ...
Ahriman Politics 163 1770 January 16, 2022 at 6:58 pm
    Thread: Theocracy on the way
Post: RE: Theocracy on the way

(January 16, 2022 at 6:26 pm)zebo-the-fat Wrote: (January 16, 2022 at 5:57 pm)Ahriman Wrote: Well you don't have to believe in all of them  :consoling: Well how do I choose one?Who is someone you ...
Ahriman Atheism 94 1067 January 16, 2022 at 6:41 pm