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How much government openness is too much?

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Right now, hearings about how the US will address ISIS are going on in Washington D.C.During one exchange, Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff seemed to object to…Continue

Tags: lies, deception, war, truth, The

Ask The Atheist call in show, more entertaining than most academic discussions

Started this discussion. Last reply by Unseen on Wednesday. 4 Replies

Interesting points and arguments presented very entertainingly by a VERY unapologetic atheist.Continue

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The end is nigh! Well, nigher anyway. And it's scientists, not apocalyptic Christians saying it!

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The laws of physics aren't written in granite, it seems. Not only may there have been a period of inflation after The Big Bang in which the current speed limit in physical law didn't exist, but…Continue

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How much government openness is too much?

Right now, hearings about how the US will address ISIS are going on in Washington D.C.During one exchange, Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff seemed to object to requests for more clarity on the question of whether American soldiers might be used on the front line rather than in training, intelligence, and other support roles saying, basically, that there's no upside to letting the enemy know what you will and won't do.Seems to make sense, and yet Americans are…See More
52 minutes ago
Unseen replied to Davis Goodman's discussion 'Where in your life is reason absent?'
"Like that old joke? The one that goes "Do you smoke after sex?" "I don't know: I never looked.""
4 hours ago
Unseen replied to Davis Goodman's discussion 'Where in your life is reason absent?'
"The world is a delusion?"
4 hours ago
Unseen replied to Davis Goodman's discussion 'Where in your life is reason absent?'
"Well, there are large parts of anyone's life that operate below the level of reason. For example, whom are you attracted to? Suppose I like the look of Vietnamese women, or tall or petite women, or smart women or dumb blondes. Those preferences…"
4 hours ago
Unseen replied to Davis Goodman's discussion 'Where in your life is reason absent?'
"And yet, assuming that more people try that combo than other seemingly more random series of numbers, you might have to share your winnings (should there be any) with more people. A good reason for staying away from an obvious series is that…"
4 hours ago
Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"I prefer watching female skaters. They look so beautiful and graceful and while the athletic aspect is interesting, I think of it as more an art, in a way, than a sport, and so the grace of the female skater makes it more interesting to me."
18 hours ago
Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"See what I mean."
18 hours ago
Unseen replied to K_R's discussion 'Punishment as a parenting strategy'
"No approach works 100% of the time, not even the "there's always a better way (than corporal punishment)" approach because, I hate to say, you have the occasional "bad seed." Some kids seem to be born psychopathic or even…"
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Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"See what I mean. Piling on."
yesterday
Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"You'll just have to observe him a while longer, I guess, to see this tactic at work and realize that it is a tactic. My life doesn't revolve around TA. I answer what I feel like answering when I feel like answering. That way I turn it…"
yesterday
Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"Davis, GM doesn't really want an answer. He just wants you to stop challenging him, and so he writes these bedsheets. If you undertake to answer him point-by-point, which would take more effort than a discussion board discussion justifies,…"
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Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"I'm not going to let myself get enmeshed in your web. Even you must know there is more there than I can practically respond to and have time to do anything else. So, I'll just note that this is your oft-used tactic and move on to something…"
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MikeLong replied to Unseen's discussion 'What to do about psychopaths now that we can identify them?'
"If you want to communicate precisely, use words for which the usage is understood. This brain pathology obviously has a name - USE IT! Saying that everyone who has this condition is a "psychopath" is not only incorrect but also…"
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Unseen replied to Unseen's discussion 'What to do about psychopaths now that we can identify them?'
"As are those normally friendly and highly evolved dolphins. And I'm not referring to their role as predators. They will sometimes gang up on and drown a dolphin that doesn't belong to their pod."
yesterday
Unseen replied to Gallup's Mirror's discussion '"Nude" women's cycling team uniforms: indecent?'
"So, market research has risen to the level of "fact" now (you know, like water boils at 212F at sea level). And market researchers never reach contradictory results. I didn't know that. I'll leave challenging the conjectures…"
yesterday
Gregg R Thomas replied to Unseen's discussion 'What to do about psychopaths now that we can identify them?'
"Logically if the criminal has no free will in committing the crime, then society has no free will in punishing the criminal for committing the crime...all is as doG intended it. "
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MA in Philosophy. I call myself an atheistic agnostic. In other words, I'm atheist until someone proves I'm wrong.
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Strangely, you don't include the most obvious answer: God doesn't appear to exist, even as a possibility.
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Unseen's Blog

A great number of paradoxes, starting with Scroedinger's cat

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 8:00pm 1 Comment

I'm sorry, but I had to stop listening to this bit at about the fourth paradox due to being out of breath from laughing. How long can you last?

Famous last words. No...really!

Posted on February 6, 2014 at 6:30pm 2 Comments

I found a website where Texas lists every capital execution from 1982 on. One of the more interesting things about it is that it includes any last statements the prisoners made. Interesting reading. Lots of "foxhole converts" among them, I note.

OBAMACARE Is Better Than You Think

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 11:40am 1 Comment

In just one week the main part of Obamacare will begin to kick in. This is the state level exchanges that will allow the uninsured to be covered. Beginning on October 1, people will be able to sign up to get insurance in their state regardless of their health.

Most people signing up on the exchanges will qualify for subsidies based on their income and family size. This means that the cost of insurance will be less than the advertised price.

This is good…

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More proof (if you needed any) that things go in cycles

Posted on August 21, 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments

Samsung has released its new Galaxy Mega, which has a...(wait for it)....(wait for it)...(wait for it)...6.3-inch screen! Tablets tend to start off just .7 inches. 

I have to laugh because after a couple decades of making cell phones as small as possible...…

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At 3:34am on September 2, 2014, Demetrius Alcala said…

You stole CBS

At 7:51am on August 10, 2014, Brandon Bissell said…

Yeah thanks. I was hoping to talk to you about something so I'll send a message soon.

At 10:30pm on March 25, 2014, Justin said…

ah yes Im new to it, thank u

At 2:58am on March 25, 2014, EMil Wentzel said…

Thanks :)

I'm still feeling my way around, glad to see so many wonderful positive and active voices here :)

At 11:56am on February 7, 2014, Reg The Fronkey Farmer said…

Thanks for the add Unseen. We took long enough lol...

At 2:46pm on August 30, 2013, Beth said…

Nice to meet you too!

At 3:45pm on May 22, 2013, Asura said…

Yeah i'am new here, seems like an amazing place :D

Thank you!

At 4:25am on March 3, 2013, Gregg R Thomas said…

You Tyrant You.  LOL

Oh well at least we now have Richard Bohn, I wonder how long he will last. :D

At 10:33pm on March 2, 2013, Gregg R Thomas said…

Nice to be here, your thread got closed.

That's one of my pet peeves about Internet forums, the arbitrary overreaching invisible controlling hand.  But maybe it's just me...I gots me plentys of pets that peeves me. :D 

At 9:20pm on October 26, 2012, Marc Poulin said…

What I meant was I can't believe we hadn't friended each other already. :)

 
 
 

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