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Smiler

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Registered: 7/26/14
Re: is this True or False??
Posted: Jul 29, 2014 9:29 PM
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On Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:48:11 -0500, Christopher A. Lee wrote:

> On 29 Jul 2014 18:42:35 GMT, Bart Goddard <goddardbe@netscape.net>
> wrote:
>

>>Dakota <markp@NOSPAMmail.com> wrote in news:lr8olc$ml5$1@dont-email.me:
>>
>>

>>>>> Here's the deal: First, I don't like to make other people's
>>>>> arguements for them; it puts words in their mouths which perhaps
>>>>> they did not say. However, here's the message I'm getting from the
>>>>> "typical" atheist: "We believe only in what is verifiable by the
>>>>> scientific method. And anything else is poppycock."
>>>>> Feel free to correct this. I've been asking for decades for a
>>>>> "correct" epistemology from an atheist, and I've gotten nothing.
>>>>> Until I do, the above is what I have to go with; it's my best guess.
>>>>> (Admittedly based on mostly Fail Blog postings.)

>>>>
>>> Here's a correction. Claiming you know what the "typical" atheist
>>> believes makes no sense. Atheism is not a belief. It's the absence of
>>> belief in what theists call a god or gods. Atheists may have different
>>> beliefs about every other topic.

>>
>>Note: I didn't claim to know what an atheist believes. First,

>
> So why do you keep talking about "atheist beliefs" when there are none
> that are atheist-specific?
>

>>my question was not "what he believes" but "how does he know his
>>knowledge."

>
> There is no "atheist-specific" knowledge either.
>

>> Second, I was quite clear that I've asked
>>several times for this epistemology,

>
>
> WHAT FRIKKING EPISTEMOLOGY?
>

>> have not been
>> given it,
>>and was, therefore, postulating. Plus, I left it with an open
>>invitation to supply the correct epistemology.

>
> So you're not interested in any answer which doesn't fit your ignorant
> prejudice.
>

>>> Grab the pitchfork. The straw is beginning to pile up.
>>
>>You can call it a strawman, but it's would only be that if I had claimed
>>to know what an atheist believed. Since

>
> That would be a different strawman.
>
> You don't even know what an atheist is, and why your demand is nonsense.
>
> It is a non-event, or it would be if theists could only live and let
> live.
>
> You might as well demand what epistemology somebody who doesn't collects
> stamps, uses.


He's asking what colour hair dye, brand of shampoo and conditioner a bald
man uses.

We have NO BELIEFS about gods.

I believe I'll have another drink.

<snip>

--
Smiler, The godless one.
aa #2279
Gods are all tailored to order. They are made
to exactly fit the prejudices of the believer.


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