All Blog Posts Tagged 'Ignorance' (5)

'Hitler was an Atheist!'

You'll likely all have heard this argument at some point. It's a classic.

Outlined rather well by http://www.godlessgeeks.com/LINKS/GodProof.htm, it goes something like this:

"(1) Person X, a well-known atheist, was morally inferior to the rest of us.

(2) Therefore, God exists."

It's just poetic, isn't it?

So... Assuming Hitler was an…

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Added by Carnun Marcus-Page on February 22, 2013 at 8:30pm — 25 Comments

Quotes on Education, Ignorance and Knowledge

Here are some quotes on education, ignorance and knowledge...

 

"To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step toward knowledge." - Benjamin Disraeli

 

"It is only the ignorant who despise education." - Pubilius Syrus

 

"Education is…

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Added by Billy on June 25, 2011 at 4:54pm — 2 Comments

The Cornered Theist & Their Desperate Arguments

Common arguments from theists with nothing meaningful to say. An analysis..sort of.

  • I don't have to defend my God! - I have no answers and I don't have to have any justification for my beliefs nor am I required to justify any of this to myself. I just feel God or know it's true and how DARE you question that! This allows a theist to close the argument, have the last word, and walk away feeling proud and good.



  • One…
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Added by scottjarvis123 on June 24, 2011 at 10:53am — 7 Comments

Willful Ignorance - The Key To Insanity?

Hey everyone. I got into a really heated debate today with my sister, a theist, who sends $300 dollars a month to Joyce Meyers and claims that she's anointed by God. When I found out that my sister was sending money to that ministry I told her that she's no different than Benny Hinn (whom she says is terrible and a fraud) and that she's been investigated before for several things related to money. I offered to show her the info and my sister flat out refused, got angry and started…

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Added by scottjarvis123 on May 26, 2011 at 5:07pm — 10 Comments

Did I Miss a Memo?

About a year ago I was sitting on the bus taking me from partial-hospitalization for depression and anxiety back home for the night, when the girl in front of me said something.



"Isn't Atheism, like, worshiping the devil or something?"



Stifling a scoff, I replied "No. It's just the absence of a religion. You know, because theism is religion and adding an a- to it means it's 'without.'"



I sat there in silence for the rest of the way home, amazed at my encounter… Continue

Added by Barbara Bates on November 24, 2009 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Religion Virus

Forum

You think there's a multiverse?

Started by Michael in Miscellaneous Sciences. Last reply by Reg The Fronkey Farmer 19 minutes ago. 55 Replies

Really, God?

Started by Dale Headley in Small Talk. Last reply by Reg The Fronkey Farmer 28 minutes ago. 2 Replies

The Good guy with a Gun is a myth.

Started by Davis Goodman in Small Talk. Last reply by Unseen 30 minutes ago. 10 Replies

God spoils Awe, Mystery, and Wonder.

Started by Ari in Small Talk. Last reply by Belle Rose 1 hour ago. 8 Replies

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