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by JamesBurkill
Sun May 29, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Attend the World Atheist Convention in Dublin, June 3-5 2011
Replies: 71
Views: 19757

Re: Attend the World Atheist Convention in Dublin, June 3-5 2011

I have 2 tickets for sale at the original early bird price (€100 per ticket) if anyone is interested. I unfortunately won't be able to attend :(
by JamesBurkill
Sun Apr 03, 2011 7:01 pm
Forum: Science and Scepticism
Topic: Genetically Modified Food Yes No?
Replies: 45
Views: 14663

Re: Genetically Modified Food Yes No?

I find it difficult to stomach arguments for a blanket ban on GM food coming from people who have food in their bellies. Sorry starving people of the world, no new improved food technology that could result in you being able to feed yourselves and your families, because I, as a middle class no nothi...
by JamesBurkill
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:18 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Interview RTE Primetime
Replies: 49
Views: 11682

Re: Interview RTE Primetime

What I don't understand is the "it's only 2 prayers a day" crowd. Why is it ok that the only schools available to most people say any prayers?

Anyway, nice one tulip.
by JamesBurkill
Fri Feb 18, 2011 10:00 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: Islam, Atheism and God debates, Thur 17 & Fri 18 Feb, Dublin
Replies: 7
Views: 2869

Re: Islam v Atheism debates, Today and Tomorrow, Dublin

I'd like to attend tonight's debate is it open to the public?
by JamesBurkill
Mon Mar 22, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Irish Atheist Ad bus run poll.
Replies: 24
Views: 3526

Re: Irish Atheist Ad bus run poll.

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by JamesBurkill
Mon Mar 22, 2010 2:47 pm
Forum: Off Topic, everything else.
Topic: Big size clothes and shoes (In Dublin)
Replies: 22
Views: 6945

Re: Big size clothes and shoes (In Dublin)

This thread just keeps coming back :shock:

This thread was started 706629 minutes ago!
by JamesBurkill
Sat Mar 20, 2010 2:08 am
Forum: Recommend Atheist Books, Films and DVDs
Topic: God Is Not Great - Hitchens
Replies: 14
Views: 4699

Re: God Is Not Great - Hitchens

I find hitchens entertaining. What bothers me about him is his complete lack of integrety. He seems to make shit up and provide no kind of source for anything he has to say in god is not great. He is an awesome debater which also turns me off him. He seems way more intent with winning a debate than ...
by JamesBurkill
Sat Mar 20, 2010 1:43 am
Forum: Announcements & Meetings
Topic: [Maynooth] Debate: One cannot be truly moral without God
Replies: 17
Views: 4730

Re: [Maynooth] Debate: One cannot be truly moral without God

ziltoid wrote:nah mantra is crap.the roost is where its at!!
I love the roost. But you can't pour your own pint and the lack of velvet disturbs me.
by JamesBurkill
Thu Mar 18, 2010 10:01 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Good and Evil
Replies: 124
Views: 20214

Re: Good and Evil

James, the Lord will not hold anyone guiltless who misuses His name. You have no idea how serious a sin it is. That's a good example of how religion can corrupt a person's understanding of morality. To the rest of us a 'sin' is something that causes some kind of harm to others. Then look at the 10 ...
by JamesBurkill
Thu Mar 18, 2010 1:05 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Good and Evil
Replies: 124
Views: 20214

Re: Good and Evil

Even assumed this strory is true, I am sure the rest of the story would have bin this > Dr. Tillich gave a smile and said > "The difference, my dear missionary ist that 1) this apple did exist at all, but there is at last 50 percentent possibility that even a historical Jesus never existed :mrgreen...