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Carlin 'Gets Last Laugh On Death' - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5149062­ Jack M. Jul 29, 2008 8:18 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Rant: The War on Renters - www.truthout.org says the Congressional Budget Office estimates that lenders will bring 400,000 mortages to the FHA over the next three years and 140,000 of them will go into foreclosure a sec Daniel S. Jul 29, 2008 12:44 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Rant: The War on Renters - Preview not available Pamela D. Jul 27, 2008 8:31 AM
Rant: The War on Renters - Tom L Jul 27, 2008 12:36 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Re: advocate invites you to join Zorpia? - Glad for an explanation. I couldn't figure out why you sent us to that site. Not my kind of place. On Jul 26, 2008, Pamela D. Jul 26, 2008 10:39 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Re: advocate invites you to join Zorpia? - yeah, sorry 'bout that/ my address book got kinda hijacked 2008/7/26 Steve S. < [address removed] > Keisar B. Jul 26, 2008 8:34 AM
Re: advocate invites you to join Zorpia? - I've checked out Zorpia, and I prefer www.WiserEarth.com "WiserEarth.com serves the people who are transforming the world. I Steve S. Jul 26, 2008 8:32 AM
advocate invites you to join Zorpia - Zorpia: Invitation Email Keisar B. Jul 25, 2008 9:28 AM
Pope: "Sorry for Evil of Sex Abuse" - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5092081­ Please comment of my question on the Message Board. Jack M. Jul 19, 2008 8:35 AM
From Orlando Jack: 3rd Sunday Meeting - Dear Members, Just a note to say I believe many of us know someone who is either retired military and has had military duty sometime in their lives. Therefore, I want to ask you to invite as many members and non-members who have had any Jack M. Jul 15, 2008 5:41 PM
The Bipartisan Surveillance State - Tom L Jul 14, 2008 5:38 PM
Article: 'Organized Religion's Role in the Military' - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5032306­/#[masked] Jack M. Jul 12, 2008 4:12 PM
FYI: "Good Morning America" Wants To Hear From Us! - Please READ and act if you so choose. Your participation will be a great way to give your opinion on 'Good Morning America' about 'Separation of Church and State.' Message Board: Jack M. Jul 11, 2008 12:05 PM
Physical evidence - Tom L Jul 10, 2008 2:20 PM
Let's dance...no religion required! - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5034587­ Jack M. Jul 10, 2008 8:50 AM
Obama's vote today - Tom L Jul 9, 2008 9:12 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - Preview not available jj Jul 9, 2008 5:04 PM
RE: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - Tom L Jul 9, 2008 4:23 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - Preview not available jj Jul 9, 2008 4:07 PM
RE: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - Tom L Jul 9, 2008 3:45 PM
What Moses Needed! - ENJOY! http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5034565­ Jack M. Jul 9, 2008 10:03 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - Geeze, where do I begin.... OK, could you expect the company to act in other than self-interest? They would be insane to do so. It was illegal? Under some freehand interpretation of the antitrust laws. Did you know that it's impossible to do busines John C. Jul 9, 2008 1:21 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference Absolutely! Excessive concentrated power is the issue, whether that power comes from the law/government or vast amounts of money. At lea Tamara Jul 8, 2008 7:01 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Difference - I agree. The thing to be feared is excessive concentration of power and influence of any kind. Power must be constrained because it will always be used to serve and protect the interests of those who hold it. It does not matter if it is private or public, jj Jul 8, 2008 6:05 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - body { font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000} No it doesn't. Hearst used the power of government. GM used the power of money, applied privately. Big difference. Government in John C. Jul 8, 2008 4:29 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I fail to find anything scandalous about the story. A big company, involved in transportation, bought up some streetcar lines. What's the big deal? Running buses is certainly cheaper than acquiring and maintaining rail right-of-ways in big cities. And bus John C. Jul 8, 2008 4:27 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - John: As an ex-San Franciscan (among other places) I heard from several sources that the Key System which included trains that operated in the 40's in the Bay Area and on the Oaklan Peter Jul 8, 2008 4:08 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Well, I looked it up and it seems there was an alleged scandal, but many different takes on it. For what it's worth, here is the Wikipedia article; there are a number of references at the end on both sides of the argument: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki user 3. Jul 8, 2008 3:59 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - body { font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000} I guess I'll mark that streetcar business down as rumor. ----- Original Message ----- From: "sean" <[address removed]&g John C. Jul 8, 2008 3:38 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ...cool way to escape reality other than death. Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind! - Dr Seuss --- On Tue, 7/8/08, sean wrote: > From: sean michael Jul 8, 2008 1:37 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - body { font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000} Well, I don't want to continue in smoky ignorance. If you have a reference, I can look it up. Maybe I'll learn something. --- John C. Jul 8, 2008 1:02 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - body { font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000} You have a reference for that assertion? ----- Original Message ----- From: "Larry" <[address removed]> To: a John C. Jul 8, 2008 12:50 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I think another factor in considering how government is organized, is which system encourages a balance of power, so that no one branch of government can easily dictate to the others. A multi party system might help Daniel S. Jul 8, 2008 12:24 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Part of the proliferation of the automobile was brought about by the automobile and petroleum lobbies. They did away with streetcars in many cities to lock people into dependence on their products. The suburban, auto-depende user 3. Jul 8, 2008 12:19 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - body { font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000} Yes, but consider this: it was the proliferation of government-built public roads that made the automobile so popular that it dr John C. Jul 8, 2008 11:52 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ��� Harry P. Jul 8, 2008 6:50 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - body { font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000} Just because roads are public doesn't mean they always were or they always have to be. Try to have a little imagination. Try to John C. Jul 7, 2008 11:23 PM
RE: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Tom L Jul 7, 2008 11:11 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Well said! --Dan Daniel S. Jul 7, 2008 10:38 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance But Kerry was generally considered to have won all of his debates with Bush, but he lost the election anyway. (The fact that we li Tamara Jul 7, 2008 1:52 PM
The Latest on South Carolina's License Plate for Christians - Americans United for Separation of Church and State says it ain't gonna happen: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5021874­/#[masked] user 3. Jul 7, 2008 12:21 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ��� Harry P. Jul 7, 2008 7:55 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Nader my have taken away votes from Al Gore, but wasn't it Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris who ultimately handed the election to Bush? Pamela D. Jul 7, 2008 7:37 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ��� Harry P. Jul 7, 2008 7:13 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I'm impressed by the erudition of so many members of this group, so I'd like to ask a question. Aside from the possible merits of having a viable third party at some point in our history, wouldn't the Electoral College Daniel S. Jul 6, 2008 8:41 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ��� Mike Jul 6, 2008 1:07 PM
Do Some Atheists Believe in God? - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/5017165­ Jack M. Jul 6, 2008 1:00 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ��� Mike Jul 6, 2008 8:22 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Preview not available Tamara Jul 6, 2008 1:33 AM
RE: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Tom L Jul 6, 2008 12:58 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance You said you don’t need a thoughtfully worded response so I didn’t provide one. (But since the grammar/spelling i Tamara Jul 5, 2008 8:47 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance Then by your own argument, you will not be offended at all if I point out that, since your logic is flawed, you’re an idiot. Tamara Jul 5, 2008 8:22 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance Actually, I asked why you were so rude , not angry. One can be angry and not be rude. (One can also be rude and not angry.) Tamara Jul 5, 2008 7:55 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - ��� ric Jul 5, 2008 6:13 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I certainly didn't mean to be patronizing; just expressing my opinion. As far as "unsolicited" goes, I don't need anyone's permission to express that opinion in an open forum. Arrogant ass? So uncalled for. At the risk of soun Daniel S. Jul 5, 2008 4:27 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Preview not available Pamela D. Jul 5, 2008 7:26 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance Except that the great tragedy in the baseball analogy would merely be a loss of entertainment. A presidential election actua Tamara Jul 5, 2008 1:28 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance I had not planned on contributing to this discussion this time around, but I just wanted to say “Hear Hear!” Exactly w Tamara Jul 5, 2008 1:12 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I have little trust in the parties as well but that is the field where the game is being played. It does no good to stand at home, bat at ready, waiting for the pitch that will cross the plate of the adjacent field. As soon as the game moves to that field jj Jul 4, 2008 7:12 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I think that after the last 7 1/2 years you should be more pragmatic about the current situation. I agree that the two party system is tragic and antagonistic to the rights and liberties of citizens within this republic. I also understand your appre jj Jul 4, 2008 6:49 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - I think you can sense that things have reached a critical tipping point. That tipping will give us a conservative President and a slide into medieval laws if we don't support Obama and other moderate elected officials in this election Daniel S. Jul 4, 2008 5:05 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - It seems to me that, in saying there's not a dime's worth of difference between the two candidates, some of you are being overly cynical. A certain amount of skepticism is always warranted, but in excess it can amount t Daniel S. Jul 4, 2008 4:05 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - One of the more difficult things in life is to look at the whole big picture, we all have self interests that tend to Larry Jul 4, 2008 12:31 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Mike Jul 3, 2008 10:53 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - There's always Nader. - - - Pamela D. Jul 3, 2008 6:00 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Preview not available Pamela D. Jul 3, 2008 5:36 PM
Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Tom L Jul 3, 2008 5:15 PM
RE: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Free thinking allowed...as long as it does go against what the free thinkers, think? Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind! - Dr Seuss --- On Wed, 7/2/08, Tom Lundy michael Jul 2, 2008 3:21 PM
RE: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Tom L Jul 2, 2008 9:28 AM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Tom Lundy"s thinking and name calling is much more of a threat to our freedom than those in our less than perfect government..I plan t tomjosh Jul 2, 2008 12:30 AM
Kathy Needs Help! - Can anyone offer a suggestion or answer to Kathy's question? http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­boards/thread/4990762 Thanks! Jack M. Jul 1, 2008 3:32 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - We migh Lyman B. Jul 1, 2008 3:30 PM
Not a Dimes' worth of Differance - Tom L Jul 1, 2008 2:18 PM
Carlin's funeral article - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/4940080­/10/#[masked] Jack M. Jul 1, 2008 9:49 AM
What Morals & Ethics Do 'Godless' People Possess? - Please read and comment: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/4982944­ Jack M. Jun 30, 2008 9:48 AM
The Church of Oprah: What Religious Fundamentalists Are Saying About Her - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/4982752­ Jack M. Jun 30, 2008 9:17 AM
Re: [atheists-36] FYI: Belief in God Essays & Carlin's Funeral - This might be a good thing. It could get Phelps a lot of visibility among people who have never heard of him -- a good ad to dramatize the hateful lunacy that we can get from religion. roger w. Jun 29, 2008 4:50 PM
Short Notice Social event - Tom L Jun 28, 2008 2:51 PM
The $10,000-a-Month Psychic...or Intuitionist - Short video reveals her skill. Or is it a marketing concept? Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/4973002­ Jack M. Jun 28, 2008 8:36 AM
FYI: Belief in God Essays & Carlin's Funeral - Belief in God Essays: MUST READ! http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/4968878­ Rev Phelps (A Delusional Psychotic) speaks. His mi Jack M. Jun 27, 2008 12:56 PM
Re: Orlando Sentinel article on Religion in Florida - If anyone is interested, here is the article Stephen sug Zeek Jun 25, 2008 8:17 AM
Updated HBO 'Carlin' Show Times - HBO Schedule: http://www.hbo.com/events/geor­ge-carlin/tribute.html?ntrack_­para1=feat_main_image Jack M. Jun 24, 2008 6:56 PM
FYI: George Carlin HBO Reruns + SNL Rebroadcast - Most of Carlin's HBO episode's will air starting Wednesday evening on HBO. And SNL's 1st show that aired on October 11th, 1975 which was hosted by George will be televised Saturday evening. Always recheck the show times for accuracy. Jack M. Jun 24, 2008 6:30 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Atheists Caught Having Sex in a Cathedral - In today's Orlando sentinel there is an article on "Moderate faith in Florida." I emailed them this comment: Your article was very good. It would have been more fair to interview an Atheist along with the Christians, instead of interviewing people stephen Jun 24, 2008 8:22 AM
George Carlin's Religion is Bullshit - Tom L Jun 23, 2008 8:42 PM
NEW Membership Policy: Please READ - Dear Members, For the past several months, I've been contemplating how to invite and to pay for various speakers for our future 3rd Sunday Meetings. Therefore, I've decided to offer (3) memberships. Two are paid and the other is FREE. Jack M. Jun 23, 2008 4:19 PM
FYI: George Carlin Dies @ 71 - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/thread/4940080­ Jack M. Jun 23, 2008 8:41 AM
Re: [atheists-36] TV Alert: Fox News Tonight - Tune in and suffer through Bill O'Reilly!? Never!! I wouldn't care if he had Jesus Christ himself on as a guest...I'll wait to hear the comments from those of us that can stand him instead. --- Orlando Jack wrote: ---- loren k. Jun 20, 2008 5:44 PM
TV Alert: Fox News Tonight - Americans United Executive Director Barry W. Lynn is scheduled to be on Fox News Channel?s ?O?Reilly Factor? tonight (Friday, June 20) to discuss AU?s lawsuit against the South Carolina ?I Believe? Christian license plate. The program airs at 8 Jack M. Jun 20, 2008 5:09 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Lying for Jesus - Best book I've read on the Dover, PA case is Pamela D. Jun 20, 2008 5:05 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Lying for Jesus - Mike Jun 20, 2008 2:56 PM
Re: quest - I'd like to make a deal with some expert logo designer out there. In exchange I can offer web design (or various other things) work. Be assured it's for a liberal/leftist/socialist cause. Advocate Keisar B. Jun 20, 2008 2:40 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Lying for Jesus - Piltdown Man Lying for Science (works both ways, mere men it's sad they all can & will lie instead of relying on thr truth) Rom 1:22,25a,28 (NIV) Although they claimed to be wise, they became fools.... They exchanged the truth of God for a lie.... Furt michael Jun 20, 2008 12:53 PM
Lying for Jesus - http://www.alternet.org/mediac­ulture/87876/?page=entire Keisar B. Jun 20, 2008 12:15 PM
Secular Parents: 'Perplexed Parents Meetup' Established - Dear Members, Although we don't have such a group in the Orlando area this link could be a valuable resource for many 'member' parents in our group. http://parents.meetup.com/701/­ Jack M. Jun 20, 2008 8:44 AM
FYI: Oregon Law May Protect Followers of Christ Members - Message Board: http://atheists.meetup.com/36/­messages/boards/view/addpost Jack M. Jun 19, 2008 8:04 PM
RE: [atheists-36] Why Are Conservatives Happier Than Liberals? - Tom L Jun 19, 2008 6:42 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Why Are Conservatives Happier Than Liberals? - If ignorance is bliss, let me be never happy. ~Advocate Keisar B. Jun 19, 2008 5:34 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Why Are Conservatives Happier Than Liberals? - OR...If your purpose if marked on an eternal scale.... Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind! - Dr Seuss --- On Thu, 6/19/08, Robin wrote: > From: michael Jun 19, 2008 5:33 PM
Re: [atheists-36] Non-Religious ID Survey CORRECTION! - I'd like to visit their dealership and start to buy a car just to watch them blow the deal with their bigotry! :) On Sun, Jun 15, 2008 at 9:27 PM, Advocate < [address removed] roger w. Jun 16, 2008 7:23 PM

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