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Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - NIH Head: Budget Cuts Killed Ebola Vaccine - I am saying that there are things were ca David Oct 13, 2014 4:11 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - NIH Head: Budget Cuts Killed Ebola Vaccine - Are you greg Oct 13, 2014 3:14 PM
Ebola - NIH Head: Budget Cuts Killed Ebola Vaccine - NIH Head: Budget Cuts Killed Ebola Vaccine - http://huff.to/1w0aTjF In the US, it has to be by the NIH, since the pharmaceutical companies won' David Oct 13, 2014 10:06 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - You assume correctly. The hero of San Juan Hill. Sent from Dan On Oct 11, 2014, at 1:16 PM, David < Dan Oct 11, 2014 1:35 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - I assume you mean TR when you say TRex. American imperialism started a few years before in1898, he did keep it going though. And, he certainly did promote it David Oct 11, 2014 1:16 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Please do. I am interested and thank you. Dan Sent from Dan On Oct 11, 2014, at 12:48 PM, David Dan Oct 11, 2014 12:58 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - I thought of responding to this question, but then realized how big the question, you asked, is. Basically, you are thinking of the past, whe David Oct 11, 2014 12:48 PM
presentation - Would like to compliment Jeff on his presentation of Positive Psychology. I’ve noticed that in some instances Positiv Judith S. Oct 11, 2014 10:27 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Willard ". Oct 11, 2014 9:45 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - In 2011, Judy and I went to a "home-hosted" afternoon coffee soiree in eric Oct 11, 2014 9:05 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - You're right. American imperialism began w T Rex. The first Progressive president & the beginning of the demise of this country. S Dan Oct 11, 2014 12:30 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - A more true statement is that few economists have come to grips with a no-growth or negative growth economy. Since the American Empire is winding d David Oct 10, 2014 11:31 PM
Re: [skeptics-137] TONIGHT: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - Was totally worth the drive. On Friday, October 10, 2014, Fred < [address removed] > wrote: Raj Oct 10, 2014 10:30 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - What is the non-smartass answer, Dan? You clearly had some--I dare say one--particular miracle in mind, but you did n Christopher Oct 10, 2014 5:37 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - To all: One thing that no economic system has come to grips with is a no-growth economy.  Economics is all predicated to economic growth.  This is ultimately unsustainable in the real world with limited resources.  At Keith M. Oct 10, 2014 5:30 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - To those which happen. Sent from Dan On Oct 10, 2014, at 4:59 PM, Christopher < Dan Oct 10, 2014 5:11 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Dan, Christopher Oct 10, 2014 4:59 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Which countries? I have spoken with people from Poland, Romania, Ukraine, Bulgaria, and Russia. They all say they would never go back to live there Dan Oct 10, 2014 4:54 PM
TONIGHT: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - Join us TONIGHT, Friday Oct 10, 7 pm at the Lenexa Price Chopper for: Fred Oct 10, 2014 4:47 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - I fail to follow your thought process. How is allowing free enterprise to bring new discoveries to market a problem? How has NIH research been used Dan Oct 10, 2014 4:42 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Which ones, David?  On Fri, Oct 10, 2014 at 4:35 PM, David < [address removed] > wrote: Raj Oct 10, 2014 4:40 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - ' Talk with those whose live in the David Oct 10, 2014 4:35 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - And which is a pure capitalist system? And if mixed, is it 50-50, 75-25...etc.? This mixture seems to imply that capitalism must not be entirely ba Dan Oct 10, 2014 4:26 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - 'Capitalism is not perfect, but I k David Oct 10, 2014 4:24 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Even capitalist, free enterprise American government does do some good in the world, through the NIH, the CDC and a bunch of other alphabet stuff. The proble David Oct 10, 2014 4:16 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - You are making the rather popular false dichotomy. Capitalism/Communism aren't the only choices. Canada, Europe, Japan are neither purely capitalist, nor pur David Oct 10, 2014 3:56 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Dan: What I am saying is that we should not look to political or economic systems to meet moral challenges.  As you say, these human systems reflect human nature -- both good and bad.  Our moral failings get amplified a Keith M. Oct 10, 2014 2:29 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Keith, Is it the function Dan Oct 10, 2014 1:14 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Eric, Worker ownership sounds like the Marxist ideal, enacted by Lenin, Trotsky, etc. in 1917. How did that work? Who amon Dan Oct 10, 2014 12:20 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Cuba has sent some doctors and medical teams to the Ebola areas.  Mos eric Oct 10, 2014 9:43 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Dan: The problem is that NO government/economic system on the planet will be able to accomplish the moral imperatives of doing justice, exercising compassion, pursuing peace, and caring for the Earth.  Those systems Keith M. Oct 10, 2014 9:08 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - What non-Capitalist country is leading the way to finding a cure? Why do so many people flock to this evil Capitalist country for a new beginning, Dan Oct 9, 2014 11:04 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - David: Agreed. Keith On Thu, Oct 9, 2014 at 9:37 PM, David < inf Keith M. Oct 9, 2014 9:58 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Capitalism and its profit orientation isn't compatible with doing good as an atheist or Christian. David Oct 9, 2014 9:37 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - David: You are precisely correct.   And that is the problem.  Decisions are based on profitability, not justice, or compassion, or stewardship.   The call of Christ is not to wealth and power, but to justice and compas Keith M. Oct 9, 2014 7:15 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - 'Why is it only after the West feels threatened by David Oct 9, 2014 6:33 PM
TOMORROW: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - Hey everybody, Fred Oct 9, 2014 4:56 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - To those concerned with what a Christian response to Ebola should be: I paste below a recent essay by Jim Wallis of Sojourners.  Sojourners is a an activist Christian organization for social justice.  Ebola is Keith M. Oct 9, 2014 3:39 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Friday: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - If everything can be measured in degrees of uncertainty, then we now have a much lower degree of uncertainty that Raj will make the trip out from Topeka for this meetup, and everyone who was waiting to see if Raj will show up can now plan o Fred Oct 9, 2014 11:52 AM
Fwd: Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Also, many mail programs have a built in save function, floppy disk symbol. I prefer copy/paste, if it is a long one. -------- Original message ------ David Oct 9, 2014 10:15 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Miracles never cease! Sent from Dan On Oct 8, 2014, at 10:56 PM, Christopher < criels@ Dan Oct 8, 2014 10:58 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Thanks, Dave. I've done this several times before when I thought the e-mail might not be saved. In fact, I did Christopher Oct 8, 2014 10:56 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Christopher, Copy/paste your email to Wordpad or some other document app to save it. When you lose your email, start a new email, then copy/paste i David Oct 8, 2014 9:55 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - phone company test e-mail Christopher M. Riels 1332 Crosswinds Court Christopher Oct 8, 2014 8:06 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Eugene, Christopher Oct 8, 2014 5:41 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Friday: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - I think I'll come. High Probability On Tue, Oct 7, 2014 at 4:17 PM, Fred < [address removed] > Raj Oct 8, 2014 10:52 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Christopher Oct 7, 2014 9:50 PM
Friday: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - Hey everybody, Fred Oct 7, 2014 4:17 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Hi Chris, Eugene C. Oct 7, 2014 2:36 PM
This Friday: Psychologist Jeff Greenapple on IMPROVING THE LIVES OF NORMAL PEOPLE - Hey everybody, Join us this Friday, 7 pm at the Lenexa Price Chopper for:   Fred Oct 6, 2014 5:19 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Thank you, Bob. Christopher M. Riels 1332 Crosswinds Court Apt. 2 Christopher Oct 5, 2014 1:10 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Congratulations on a task well done , Christopher. You win. Bob Hooper On Oct 4, 2014, at 11:56 P Robert H. Oct 5, 2014 7:55 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Eugene, Christopher Oct 4, 2014 11:56 PM
No P&P tonight, but next Fri: POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY - Hey everybody, Join us next Friday, 7 pm at the Lenexa Price Chopper for:   Fred Oct 3, 2014 4:49 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - Correction: Jesus died on the cross after about 6 hours, not 3 as I said previously. Christopher Oct 1, 2014 8:07 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - I haven't checked, but I don't remember any biblical report that he spat up blood; but my memory may well be failing Christopher Oct 1, 2014 7:28 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Weird life paper - Meetups, not method. Stupid autocorrect!!!!! On Tuesday, September 30, 2014, Raj < [address removed] > wrote: Raj Sep 30, 2014 5:12 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Weird life paper - The rumor is true. But not moving too far West. Moving to Topeka soon. I think future method are surely possible On Tuesday, September 30, 2014, Fred < [address removed] > wrote: Raj Sep 30, 2014 5:11 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Weird life paper - Raj, rumor has it that you've moved from our beloved KC area to ... I forget, somewhere further west.  True?  Are we still going to see you at any of our Lazy Readers or P&P Topic Nights? Fred Fred Sep 30, 2014 5:09 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Ebola - ...on the cross, spitting up blood. Eugene C. Sep 30, 2014 3:42 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Weird life paper - Thank you very much, John, for this article. Very well written. I will read the rest of it (examination of silicon and further) later tonight. Made me google this up:  http://en.wiki Raj Sep 30, 2014 3:36 PM
Weird life paper - John M. Sep 29, 2014 8:56 PM
Ebola - Where has God been? Christopher Sep 28, 2014 1:17 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Re: [Provocateurs] - Ray, I am well aware that the Onion is satire. However, I am also aware of ho David Sep 27, 2014 2:15 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Re: [Provocateurs] - Actually the universe did expand more quickly than light even in the big bang and related theories- it is a documented aspect of cosmology that isn't in dispute. It is simply that the speed of light does not apply as a limit to cos Ray Sep 27, 2014 2:07 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] 5 Reasons to Suspect Jesus Never Existed | Alternet - It could be either way. However, once you place the Jesus mythology into the c David Sep 27, 2014 2:04 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Re: [Provocateurs] - And if it wasn't the onion? Isaac Newton developed his theory David Sep 27, 2014 1:51 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] 5 Reasons to Suspect Jesus Never Existed | Alternet - Or Jesus could be a composite figure of various street preachers of the era which was then mythologized... On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 7:49 PM, David < Ray Sep 27, 2014 1:28 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] - considering it's the onion... On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 7:17 PM, David < [address removed] > wrote: Ray Sep 27, 2014 1:26 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Science and religion are incompatible. - inherently different, not necessarily inherently contradictory. Keep in mind here we are talking about *all* religions, not just western ones...for example Buddhists can believe that the entire world is illusion yet find noth Ray Sep 27, 2014 1:17 PM
Fwd: {CommunityofReasonKC} Weekly CoR KC program reminder for September 28, 2014 - Below is a description of tomorrow's program at the Community of Reason. eric Sep 27, 2014 5:46 AM
P&P Financials - Hey everybody, here's our latest P&P financial statement, showing money collected and how it was spent this year. Fred Fred Sep 26, 2014 4:58 PM
Tonight, Friday, 2-Parter: Lazy Readers & Atheism Discussion - 2-Parter tonight (Fri  S Fred Sep 26, 2014 4:50 PM
5 Reasons to Suspect Jesus Never Existed | Alternet - http://www.alternet.org/belief­/5-reasons-suspect-jesus-never­-existed?page=0%2C0 Thanks to Hiten. Euphemerize is the word used to desc David Sep 25, 2014 7:49 PM
(no subject) - http://www.theonion.com/articl­es/evangelical-scientists-refu­te-gravity-with-new-int,1778/ Is this for real, or a satire? I think it's satire. David Sep 25, 2014 7:17 PM
Stephen Hawking Says He's An Atheist - Stephen Hawking Says He's An Atheist - http://huff.to/YeFGhs I thought so! DaveN Atheist David Sep 25, 2014 6:50 PM
Fwd: Tomorrow, Friday, 2-Parter: Lazy Readers & Atheism Discussion - 2-Parter tomorrow (Fri  Sept 26, Lenexa Price Chopper Fred Sep 25, 2014 5:31 PM
Your friend just shared a video with you from thedailyshow.cc.com - http://thedailyshow.cc.com/vid­eos/8q3nmm/burn-noticed I love science! DaveN Sent David Sep 24, 2014 3:22 PM
Fwd: This Friday, 2-Parter: Lazy Readers & Atheism Discussion - 2-Parter this Friday ( Fred Sep 23, 2014 5:00 PM
Deepest apologies! - To all who are associated with me, there was a hack mail with my name as one who sent it.  Do not open this e-mail. I don't know how it is addressed. It is not i n my normal way. It contains blatant porn-yucky stuff apparently. I am no charlie l. Sep 23, 2014 4:39 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Science and religion are incompatible. - Here is the post from my website where I discuss science vs. religion David Sep 22, 2014 8:47 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Science and religion are incompatible. - Jerry Coyne had one of the best I can rememeber seeing. Go to You Tube and Jerry Coyne " Willard ". Sep 22, 2014 7:30 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] Science and religion are incompatible. - I think that religion and science are inherently contradictory ways of looking at the world. I have a post on my website, with a longer explanation. David Sep 22, 2014 5:05 PM
This Friday, 2-Parter: Lazy Readers & Discussion on ATHEISM - Hey everybody, We have a 2-Parter this Friday ( Fred Sep 22, 2014 4:56 PM
Do people lie in surveys? - Do people lie in surveys? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blog­s-magazine-monitor-29206289 Self reporting isn't reliable! DaveN David Sep 22, 2014 9:53 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Science and religion are incompatible. - I think it depends on the religion, and whether it can be flexible enough to accomadate science. Certainly science should not bend to accommodate religion. On Sun, Sep 21, 2014 at 7 Ray Sep 22, 2014 8:29 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Ray, If I were to feel a compelling need to believe in something, it would be David Sep 21, 2014 8:39 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Eric, I know which one I choose. DaveN David Sep 21, 2014 8:35 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Eugene, In Pruss's blog (link you provided below) David Sep 21, 2014 8:33 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - When I was in Price Chopper the other day, over the PA system, there was a song som David Sep 21, 2014 8:04 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Eugene, I congratulate your skill at being able to think out of the box. David Sep 21, 2014 7:57 PM
How many souls - Has anyone noticed that there are no women responding to this thread? All of the posters David Sep 21, 2014 7:18 PM
Science and religion are incompatible. - Science contradicts religion, Jerry Coyne David Sep 21, 2014 7:07 PM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Actually there are a number of concepts of the soul outside of Christianity, including reincarnation, both with new souls being spontaneously generated to a finite number of souls going through endless cycles of reincarnation, to pantheism/ Ray Sep 21, 2014 11:13 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - There are at least four theories about ensoulment in Christianity and eric Sep 21, 2014 10:37 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Beyond that, one quote used often by those against abortion is the one "even before you were formed in the womb I knew you", but that was *before* not *when*, which suggests that the person (and soul) exist *prior* to conception. Ray Sep 21, 2014 1:37 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] Katy Perry - public enemy number one - not satire. On Thu, Sep 18, 2014 at 11:58 PM, David < [address removed] > wrote: Ray Sep 21, 2014 1:31 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - David, Eugene C. Sep 21, 2014 12:40 AM
Re: [Provocateurs] How many souls - Dave, I've argued the same point with some friends who believe "ensoulment" begins at conception.  With identical twins, one sperm fertilizes one egg (zygote), and then early in development the embryo spontaneous Fred Sep 20, 2014 1:07 PM
Fwd: {CommunityofReasonKC} Weekly CoR KC program reminder for September 21, 2014 - Community of Reason program for tomorrow is described below. eric Sep 20, 2014 4:56 AM

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