Simon Mathews replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'Is Atheism an Idea?'
"My two cents worth: I think the most interesting aspect of this post rather than whether atheism is an "idea" (I hate discussions that descend into definitions of terms), is the reasons why…"
13 minutes ago
Reg The Fronkey Farmer replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'What, for you, is Science?'
"Tyson knows what Science is...:-)"
1 hour ago
Simon Paynton replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'Is Atheism an Idea?'
"You sure did.  I think you make some very important points, Belle. "
1 hour ago
Simon Paynton replied to Katie Patterson 's discussion 'am i the only athiest that believes in spirits'
""track records"  - I'm looking at her track record right now, and it's a good one.  If someone was to genuinely read your near-ish future, giving an outline of people…"
1 hour ago
Simon Paynton replied to Katie Patterson 's discussion 'am i the only athiest that believes in spirits'
""you want to believe it."  - I had given up on it, until it all started coming true.  "genuine magic (predicting the future)"  - who's to say it's…"
1 hour ago
Simon Paynton replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'Is Atheism an Idea?'
"I'd say that atheism very much competes with religion, in that they're both ideas about the existence of God (one way or the other) and in that the followers of both compete with each other…"
1 hour ago
Reg The Fronkey Farmer replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'Is Atheism an Idea?'
"Atheism does not compete with religion. When people reach the conclusion that they do not believe in the existence of gods, they do not think that they have “come up with Atheism as a better…"
2 hours ago
Saul Dobney replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'What, for you, is Science?'
"Science is a process. It attempts to fit a narrative (now mostly a narrative told through mathematics) to a set of facts and to use those narratives to make predictions. The more sparse the number of…"
2 hours ago
Belle Rose replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'Is Atheism an Idea?'
"Hello Professor, I’ll tell you my own position on the matter for what it’s worth…. First, you should know that I became a Christian when I was 18. Realistically I already knew a…"
2 hours ago
Reg The Fronkey Farmer replied to Dr. Bob's discussion 'Is Atheism an Idea?'
"I will answer that in a seperate post Dr. Bob. In the meanwhile can you tell us why you don't believe in Vishnu?"
2 hours ago