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by micfur
Wed Jan 16, 2008 3:45 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: The John Waters Thread
Replies: 18
Views: 5776

You can listen to what he had to say on newstalk last week here... http://twentymajor.net/2008/01/10/john-waters-on-blogs/#comment-20219 He was at it again today, again attacking bloggers. No doubt this is in response to bloggers constantly pointing out the flaws and fallacies of his arguments and ...
by micfur
Wed Jan 16, 2008 12:06 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Harney should invest in faith schools only
Replies: 12
Views: 4339

*bzzt* does he not know who hanafin is, that she highly religious, i think this guy must be taking the piss. if you google his name you can see he is serial letter writer writing short letters ranting about all sorts of things without back up people complaining about his letter of his in the sunday...
by micfur
Tue Jan 15, 2008 9:57 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Unsolicited contact
Replies: 16
Views: 5782

adamd164 wrote:
Someone sending on behalf of them perhaps? It amounts to the same thing really. I wouldn't get overly worked up about it, tbh. All I'd suggest is that if it becomes frequent and persistent then to take action.
agreed. Its no big deal as it stands.
by micfur
Tue Jan 15, 2008 6:35 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Unsolicited contact
Replies: 16
Views: 5782

I live 5 minutes from Turner's Cross, micfur. I wasn't aware of these goons. If I was you, I would report them to the authorities for sending unsolicited mail, whether you think it harmless or not. It's an irritation, and if just one random psychopath was emailing you with their views on world matt...
by micfur
Tue Jan 15, 2008 11:10 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Unsolicited contact
Replies: 16
Views: 5782

Re: Unsolicited contact

are you sure it was to do with the Irish Examiner, that why i don't write letters, do they insist on requiring and publishing your house number. I think its dangerous. The name of my road has changed and my area can consider two different places and I sorta have two (first ) names so I use that inf...
by micfur
Mon Jan 14, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Unsolicited contact
Replies: 16
Views: 5782

I live 5 minutes from Turner's Cross, micfur. I wasn't aware of these goons. If I was you, I would report them to the authorities for sending unsolicited mail, whether you think it harmless or not. It's an irritation, and if just one random psychopath was emailing you with their views on world matt...
by micfur
Mon Jan 14, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Unsolicited contact
Replies: 16
Views: 5782

Unsolicited contact

One of the disadvantages of writing letters to the Irish Examiner is that they insist on publishing your full postal address. As a result I have received religious rubbish in the post from a bunch of evangelists called Grace Christian Fellowship in Turners Cross in Cork, http://www.graceireland.com/...
by micfur
Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: Separation of Church and State
Topic: State involvement in schools: Debate in Irish Times
Replies: 10
Views: 5202

Another letter from my friend Seamus Mulconry in the IT today. The following is my reply: Madam, Just because the Constitution places the primary responsibility for the education of children on parents (Seamus Mulconry, Letters, Dec 31st.) does not mean it is necessarily a good idea. What has been ...
by micfur
Fri Dec 21, 2007 2:13 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: A Question at Christmas
Replies: 16
Views: 6432

well done biped. good letter
by micfur
Thu Dec 20, 2007 5:06 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Pope says materialism and science are not the answer
Replies: 9
Views: 3725

Johann Hari in The Independent: ...the birth of materialism cleared the way not only for modern physics, but for science itself. It prevented people from attributing recovery from illness to divine intervention, and made them investigate its material causes. Without it, there would be no germ theor...