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by andrew
Mon Jul 21, 2008 7:44 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Claire Tully and the Crawthumpers
Replies: 55
Views: 17842

FXR wrote:
And if you're going to slag off the low standards of tabloids you might try discovering capital letters first.
And maybe write 'they're' when you mean they are. Im not being a dick ( well maybe a bit of one) it just makes it difficult to read sometimes.
by andrew
Mon Jul 21, 2008 3:38 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Claire Tully and the Crawthumpers
Replies: 55
Views: 17842

I think she's great. If I had cancer i wouldn't give a rats where the money for research into treatment came from. Yes charities have a right to refuse money but unless the money comes from the illegal baby organ trade or something they should be delighted with the money and publicity they are getti...
by andrew
Tue Jun 03, 2008 3:33 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Atheist funeral
Replies: 18
Views: 6442

I've no intention of dying but if I do I don't care what they do with me. My mother is a catholic so if she's still alive and it makes her happy to have a stranger in a dress talk about me residing somewhere vaguely above us with god then I don't mind. Nearly all my other friends and family are athe...
by andrew
Tue Jun 03, 2008 3:26 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Abortion: real causes uncovered
Replies: 12
Views: 4168

Re: Abortion: real causes uncovered

FXR wrote:
Did anyone notice the name of the priest?

Has
to be a joke
by andrew
Tue Jun 03, 2008 3:24 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Alive! free Catholic Newspaper on our doorsteps.
Replies: 15
Views: 5212

I was thrilled to receive my first copy of Alive this week. Luckily it's only a few short steps from my post box to my green bin otherwise I'd really have to take them to task for ignoring my ' no junk mail' sign.
by andrew
Fri May 30, 2008 3:54 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: An invite for constructive participation
Replies: 48
Views: 14317

Re: An invite for constructive participation

People, this could be a rewarding topic . May I ask you to post on it if you have anything to say? I have put an advertisement about the forum in the Irish Catholic (for 'Tisherself, that is the main Catholic newspaper in Ireland) and I hope it will generate some more interest among people who migh...
by andrew
Fri May 09, 2008 6:40 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Jesus Camp
Replies: 20
Views: 7361

Just watched them praying over the 'powerpoint equipment' because the devil ' loves to mess with that stuff to prevent the lord's message getting out' I was reminded of a story my friend told me this week. She was at a school meeting when an alarm went off. No one at the meeting knew how to switch i...
by andrew
Wed May 07, 2008 7:49 pm
Forum: Education and Children
Topic: Wanted: A new Minister for Education
Replies: 69
Views: 28711

ding dong the witch is dead
by andrew
Wed May 07, 2008 1:30 pm
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Jesus Camp
Replies: 20
Views: 7361

You can watch it here http://www.channel4.com/video/brandless ... mp#popover
for the next 7 days

Andrew
by andrew
Tue Apr 22, 2008 12:38 am
Forum: Atheism, Philosophy and Religion
Topic: Do we have Free Will/Conscious Control of Our Actions?
Replies: 249
Views: 62768

Re: Do we have Free Will?

Coupled with Libet, this study implies that the selection of every word you wrote in your last post started 7 seconds and finished 300 milliseconds, before you consciously experienced writing them. Don't you find this an intriguing, or at least significant, prospect? Especially when you extend it t...