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Egyptian President Khalil el-Sisi, 28 December 2015 at Al Azhar University, Cairo. "Islam is being lost by our own hands."

Started this discussion. Last reply by Virgil Jan 20. 14 Replies

I thought by now this would have been posted on many forums.  It’s interesting that it hasn’t.  The first time I saw video of it was Tuesday 6 January 2015 at memri.org  The first US airing was the…Continue

Egyptian President Al-Sisi at Al-Azhar Universtiy: We Must Revolutionize Our Religion

Started this discussion. Last reply by Virgil Jan 14. 1 Reply

I thought by now this would have been posted on many forums.  It’s interesting that it hasn’t.  The first time I saw video of it was 30 December 2015 at…Continue

how not to react when your child tells you that he's gay

Started this discussion. Last reply by Christopher Hollis Sep 7, 2014. 16 Replies

Please share this video posted 4 days ago with everyone you can.  This needs to be used against christian fundamentalists  until they are treated like lepers.…Continue

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Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"I think you hit the nail on the head Simon. Just a few lines later they say: "But it is highly unlikely that criminals would comply with gun prohibition to the same extent as noncriminals;" "Highly unlikely" trumps…"
yesterday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"Here's the link and introduction to FSU's Dr Gary Kleck's information on the number of defensive gun uses in the USA and why there's such a wide variation in the numbers of the many studies and surveys done on the subject. How…"
yesterday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"I agree with you Simon. Here's an interesting lead in to a study of the number of defensive gun uses (DGU's) and why there's such a wide variations in the findings of all the studies done on the subject.  How Often Are Firearms…"
yesterday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"I'd heard about and seen the 2013 Florida State University study on guns quoted elsewhere.  Here's the conclusion at the bottom of the summary about it. The policy implications of our findings are perhaps best understood in the…"
yesterday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'Has ISIS finally done something that that might start WW3?'
"Using your logic in assessing responsibility for the creation of ISIS we can also conclude that Napoleon Bonaparte gave us the 1812 Overture."
Sunday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"⠔⠈⠅     ⠂⠁⠓⠉⠃   ⠁⠏⠇⠒⠍⠅⠎⠄⠑⠓   ⠁⠒⠅     ⠒⠈⠅    ⠑⠁⠍⠅ Davis I put the last line of my previous comment in Braille for you."
Friday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"oooooooooooo boy someone call the paramedics to make an emergency tin foil intervention."
Thursday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"Getting gun licenses/permits varies from state to state and even with some cities.  You'll need to produce ID and you will have a background check done which also varies depending on the state. Some states require character…"
Thursday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"that was my point....  It's ridiculous for anyone to even think in terms of banning firearms until they figure out ways to correct all the disasters they've created by attempting to ban other things. And thinking that banning firearms…"
Thursday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"You missed the point I was making...  It wasn't about alcohol but give hint to think about the known unintended consequences (all disasters) that came about with that attempt to ban something and maybe consider the unintended consequences…"
Thursday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"yeah , Erock, you're right. Does that mean you're about to embark on an effort to get that done instead of continuing to beat your head against the wall with responsible gun owners? Anything the anti-gun lobby decides to do to remove…"
Thursday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"Davis said, "I love your red herrings Virgil. They are awesome." I did that just for you. hahahahah. Also my snarking license expires next week so I'm trying to get my money's work out of it. TBH I'm loving not being the…"
Wednesday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"Put on a black dress, grab a bible and change the word guns to whiskey and you'd be making just as reasonable an argument. Why are you so obsessed in being right about something where you are having to invent the facts as you go along?"
Wednesday
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"yep... that's right Ed.. so the OBVIOUS solution to that problem is to pass laws to make it harder for responsible people to become legal gun owners.... What kind of fumb ducker would think like that?  Oh!  That reminds me!  You…"
Jan 20
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"It's too late for me to send anyone an invitation to visit up here so I can give them a deer antler hat to wear while we go out exploring in the woods.  Deer season is over dang it."
Jan 20
Virgil replied to Unseen's discussion 'France has strict gun laws. Why didn’t that save Charlie Hebdo victims?'
"The solution is real simple Dale. Stop bitching at us responsible legal gun owners and go do something about the ILLEGALLY POSSESSED hand guns that account for over 90% of the shootings that you are talking about in the US. When you get something…"
Jan 20

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About Me:
Former USMC & county law enforcement, reserve now. Business owner, B&B, commercial property, and "interstate" exports and imports.I'll have a MA in geology/mining May 2015 but doubt I'll chase a career in it. History addict/ Fitness fiend/ lover all all mammals and birds/ strategically chaotic and ostentatiously understated. Proudly humble. Well known for being tacitly verbose.
Age
25-30
Relationship Status
In a Relationship
Why are you here?
to learn < that's still true after several months. Now I am appreciating how the majority of members are capable of discussing issues without braking out in flame wars. Intelligent things go on here.
The religion you left
Catholic
Why you left your religion.
History of religions, particularly Christianity. Even the Catholic Encyclopedia says it's all made up.
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No
How did you hear about Think Atheist?
through a link dfrom a friend on a subject

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At 7:31pm on January 14, 2015, Belle Rose said…
:) thank you
At 11:32am on December 14, 2014, Unseen said…

Nice to meet you.

At 11:32am on December 14, 2014, Unseen said…

Nice to meet you.

At 10:31am on October 7, 2014, Ari said…

Hey there! Thanks for being my friend and the info you provided. I highly appreciate your support. :)

At 4:51pm on September 6, 2014, Reg The Fronkey Farmer said…

That is the right approach...and congrats on the engagement.

At 1:38pm on September 4, 2014, Reg The Fronkey Farmer said…

Thanks for the add Virgil. I understand the need to be cautious online. We aim to make TA different.

At 3:55pm on August 29, 2014, Nerdy Keith said…

Hey thanks for adding me :D

 
 
 

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