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    Thread: God Doesn't Exist
Post: RE: God Doesn't Exist

(04-01-2024, 03:41 PM)Deesse23 Wrote: (03-30-2024, 09:57 PM)SteveII Wrote: In a vastly improbable universe....Whats the probability of any other universe than ours?  :cup: How do you calculate pr...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 128 1,211 04-01-2024, 04:04 PM
    Thread: God Doesn't Exist
Post: RE: God Doesn't Exist

(03-30-2024, 08:17 PM)Paleophyte Wrote: What you need to do is demonstrate that brain activity is the only process that is needed to produce consciousness. For that, I suspect that our best bet isn'...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 128 1,211 04-01-2024, 03:59 PM
    Thread: God Doesn't Exist
Post: RE: God Doesn't Exist

(03-30-2024, 09:57 PM)SteveII Wrote: I had a more general thought about your favorite argument why God does not exist. In a vastly improbable universe, in an improbably solar system, on a vastly i...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 128 1,211 04-01-2024, 02:57 PM
    Thread: I LOVE HIM!!!!!!
Post: RE: I LOVE HIM!!!!!!

Leaving this here without comment: :manicure:
Mathilda Off-topic 22 243 03-29-2024, 09:24 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-23-2024, 01:02 PM)Szuchow Wrote: (03-23-2024, 12:44 PM)Mathilda Wrote: By the way, in case you wonder why I call him Mr God it's because I respect other people's pronouns, even when they're im...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-23-2024, 01:25 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

By the way, in case you wonder why I call him Mr God it's because I respect other people's pronouns, even when they're imaginary beings. Christians are adamant that he is male even though they define...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-23-2024, 12:44 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

More like .. Give me your wallet or my reflex action will stab you. Sorry, I actually love you and don't want to stab you and only want what's best for you. I want you to give me your wallet out of ...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-23-2024, 12:34 PM
    Thread: God can Ground Objective Morality
Post: RE: God can Ground Objective Morality

How does Mr God ground his ethics? How does he decide what is wrong? And if you outsource your moral compass to a higher authority then how is that different to the Nuremberg defense of 'just followi...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 139 1,912 03-23-2024, 09:11 AM
    Thread: Greetings from Nova Scotia, Canada.
Post: RE: Greetings from Nova Scotia, Canada.

Welcome to the forum!
Mathilda Introductions 22 248 03-22-2024, 02:44 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-21-2024, 08:17 PM)SteveII Wrote: Before anything else existed, there was God. [Citation needed]
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-21-2024, 09:26 PM
    Thread: The probability of the existence of the Christian God
Post: RE: The probability of the existence of the Christ...

We'd actually have to define what a god is before we can even try calculating a probability for its existence. But for some reason, if you ask a Christian what a god is they look at you as if you're ...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 162 2,391 03-21-2024, 12:18 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-20-2024, 03:00 PM)SteveII Wrote: (03-20-2024, 02:48 PM)Mathilda Wrote: It's not a scientific fact. Human life can't begin at conception because to do so first it would have to not be alive, A...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-20-2024, 10:49 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-20-2024, 02:32 PM)SteveII Wrote: (03-20-2024, 12:54 PM)Dānu Wrote: Where in the bible does it make clear that life begins at conception? Well, that's a scientific fact so it is unclear why the...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-20-2024, 02:48 PM
    Thread: How online communities can foster hate.
Post: RE: How online communities can foster hate.

(03-19-2024, 01:25 AM)mordant Wrote: (03-16-2024, 05:53 PM)Szuchow Wrote: Seems that history does move in cycles. Hopefully it will end on idiotic propaganda not with another world war.I've come t...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 38 470 03-19-2024, 08:59 AM
    Thread: How online communities can foster hate.
Post: RE: How online communities can foster hate.

(03-18-2024, 11:08 PM)Alan V Wrote: (03-18-2024, 10:43 PM)Rhythmcs Wrote: How does that work, then?  To avoid becoming white supremacists, should we only moderately oppose white supremacy? Be reas...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 38 470 03-19-2024, 08:32 AM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-18-2024, 03:10 PM)SteveII Wrote: (03-14-2024, 02:19 AM)Mathilda Wrote: I agree. I'm done arguing about objective morality with him. It's just an excuse for him to impose his morality on everyo...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-18-2024, 05:13 PM
    Thread: The probability of the existence of the Christian God
Post: RE: The probability of the existence of the Christ...

(03-18-2024, 11:11 AM)Gwaithmir Wrote: I haven't the slightest idea what's going on here.  :huh: I'm not sure anyone does.
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 162 2,391 03-18-2024, 12:12 PM
    Thread: How online communities can foster hate.
Post: RE: How online communities can foster hate.

(03-18-2024, 08:25 AM)Alan V Wrote: My stance is that emotions themselves are problematic at best, are too often misleadingly inaccurate, and are just another questionable aspect of human nature.  T...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 38 470 03-18-2024, 08:32 AM
    Thread: hi there
Post: RE: hi there

Hi and welcome to the forum!
Mathilda Introductions 13 177 03-17-2024, 08:09 AM
    Thread: The probability of the existence of the Christian God
Post: RE: The probability of the existence of the Christ...

(03-17-2024, 12:42 AM)Paleophyte Wrote: Quote:If it is the American state that rules global organized crime, then one of the most important prophecies of the Bible, namely that the most powerful kin...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 162 2,391 03-17-2024, 08:07 AM
    Thread: The probability of the existence of the Christian God
Post: RE: The probability of the existence of the Christ...

(03-16-2024, 05:16 PM)neutral Wrote: (03-16-2024, 08:33 AM)Mathilda Wrote: Yeah thought the chew toy was going to be fun but he's not even replying. I'll ban him if he doesn't bother engaging in d...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 162 2,391 03-16-2024, 06:05 PM
    Thread: How online communities can foster hate.
Post: RE: How online communities can foster hate.

It's part of the cycle of life hateful divisive politics and disinformation. Now we have internet communities, social media, troll farms and AI generated disinformation and radicalised christofascist...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 38 470 03-16-2024, 04:23 PM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-15-2024, 10:52 PM)TheGentlemanBastard Wrote: I've been watching Steve play this game for years and I don't think he's an "irreparably corrupt bastard." Just badly indoctrinated, willfully blind,...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-16-2024, 08:45 AM
    Thread: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion
Post: RE: A Non-Religious Case Against Abortion

(03-15-2024, 05:42 PM)TheGentlemanBastard Wrote: Steve is a long term, fundamentally pro-birth, serial denier of women's right to self determination and bodily autonomy. He hides it behind a veneer ...
Mathilda Philosophy and Ethics 766 13,033 03-16-2024, 08:41 AM
    Thread: The probability of the existence of the Christian God
Post: RE: The probability of the existence of the Christ...

(03-15-2024, 09:16 PM)skyking Wrote: that kind of post deserves a preemptive ban-hammer. Yeah thought the chew toy was going to be fun but he's not even replying. I'll ban him if he doesn't bother e...
Mathilda Atheism & Theism 162 2,391 03-16-2024, 08:33 AM