Dr. Bob replied to Belle Rose's discussion 'What is the difference between ethics and morals?'
"Excellent.  You don't know what a headache I get sometimes trying to explain that to our fundamentalist colleagues, or even some of our sola scriptura Protestants."
4 minutes ago
Dr. Bob replied to Dale Headley's discussion 'THREE SIMPLE QUESTIONS FOR THEISTS'
"Sorry, there's nothing about good science that incorporates ridicule.  Regardless of whether science is singing lead or backup. "
5 minutes ago
Dr. Bob replied to Dale Headley's discussion 'THREE SIMPLE QUESTIONS FOR THEISTS'
"No, Newton didn't get it right at all.  His theory of action-at-a-distance gravitation is totally wrong.  Newtonian mechanics is not the way the universe works.  It's a way…"
9 minutes ago
Dr. Bob replied to Stutz's discussion 'The Consequences of Omnipotence'
"Umm... OK.... I'm not sure that will convince any creationists, but I was more confused by how it related to all of @Simon's stuff."
18 minutes ago
Logicallunatic replied to Unseen's discussion 'Show us your funny atheist visuals, cartoons, memes, etc.'
3 hours ago
Simon Paynton replied to Stutz's discussion 'The Consequences of Omnipotence'
"In fact, it's the definition of compassion, if we define compassion as an action.  We value compassion. "
12 hours ago
Simon Paynton replied to Stutz's discussion 'The Consequences of Omnipotence'
"What I mean is, it's already seen as "good" by all people, so that makes it by far the best choice of value for certain facts. "
14 hours ago
Simon Paynton replied to Stutz's discussion 'The Consequences of Omnipotence'
""why not take the position that we derive a sense of value by out-competing, slaughtering, and spreading?" - this comes down to the fact/value divide or deriving an ought from an is. …"
14 hours ago
Stutz replied to Unseen's discussion 'Show us your funny atheist visuals, cartoons, memes, etc.'
15 hours ago
Stutz replied to Unseen's discussion 'Show us your funny atheist visuals, cartoons, memes, etc.'
15 hours ago