RubyR's Blog (4)

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

This week I celebrated the birth of my first child with my wife. My wife has taken to singing to her, and one of her favorite songs to sing is Twinkle Twinkle Little Star. The other day I got to thinking that the lyrics are quite outdated, as we now know exactly what a star is. So I endeavored to create some new, more accurate lyrics. Let me know what you think.

Twinkle twinkle little star

Made of hydrogen you are

Way beyond our atmosphere

An orbit 'round you is a…

Continue

Added by RubyR on June 1, 2012 at 5:00pm — 5 Comments

An idea for arguing with Christians

I had the thought today that the bible verse John 14:13 - "And whatsoever you shall ask in my name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son"(Jesus) would be a great way to stump a Christian. Tell them that they should ask Jesus to convert you right then and there. Although I don't expect any sort of logical response, it begs the question why a believer can't get Jesus to perform a fundamental act of Christianity for someone who is trying to spread the "good…

Continue

Added by RubyR on January 19, 2012 at 3:41pm — No Comments

A thought experiement

I had a though today that I won't propose as having any scientific basis whatsoever, but could possibly be a good question to kick off a thought experiment just to see where the path would lead: what if we considered DNA as a virus that infected the earth?

Added by RubyR on November 23, 2011 at 2:06am — 2 Comments

Was I too harsh?

I am an atheist who has made the decision to be as educated as possible about my choice. I listen to debates, I am in the process of reading the bible and I read all that I can concerning both sides of the debate. 

 

At the point that I am at in life, I could lose a lot of relationships should I actively come out as an atheist, but I am upfront and honest in every way and generally bring up my beliefs (or lack thereof) only when asked. One point that I take pride in is using my…

Continue

Added by RubyR on August 25, 2011 at 1:33pm — 21 Comments

Forum

Calling me kiddo?

Started by Belle Rose in Society. Last reply by Gregg RThomas 11 minutes ago. 13 Replies

What Do Canadians Think is Important?

Started by JadeBlackOlive in Small Talk. Last reply by JadeBlackOlive 3 hours ago. 27 Replies

Blog Posts

Monoceros - the unicorn

Posted by Brad Snowder on February 18, 2017 at 5:45pm 0 Comments

New wave of terrorism

Posted by Noon Alif on February 16, 2017 at 9:54am 2 Comments

© 2017   Created by umar.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service