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Re: [humanism-174] American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - Very true. And to be fair parts reminded ME of the duel between ed Harris and Jude law in ENEMY AT THE GATE, so fuck the right wing loons getting all e Tim C. Jan 20, 2015 11:30 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Fwd: Protest Saudi Arabian Lashings - Thanks, Sam for passing this on so we can express our dismay at their actions towards Badawi, and hopefully influence them to Sue B. Jan 20, 2015 8:55 PM
Re: [humanism-174] American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - To be clear, I'm not saying that I don't think Moore and Rogan are wrong. I'm saying I don't think they should be threatened with violence for voicing their opinion. On Jan 20,[masked]:12 PM, " Sean Jan 20, 2015 8:48 PM
Fwd: Protest Saudi Arabian Lashings - Sam S. Jan 20, 2015 8:36 PM
Re: [humanism-174] American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - Well said Tim Sent via the Samsung Galaxy S™III, an AT&T 4G Tim C. Jan 20, 2015 8:12 PM
Is Your Sunscreen Doing More Harm Than Good? | Diet Sage - Preview not available Conrad B. Jan 20, 2015 7:35 PM
Re: [humanism-174] American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - I haven't seen the movie, but the impression I get from the veterans I've come in contact with is this: No matter why the politicians send troops into battle, once the boots hit the ground, the only objective is to get home alive, and to bring as Greg P. Jan 20, 2015 6:39 PM
Re: [humm-174] American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - Tim C. Jan 20, 2015 4:27 PM
Re: [humanism-174] American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - I also had a negative reaction to all the backlash they're facing from the public. I also have not seen the movie, but my family has a long history in the military. My grandfather landed on Omaha Beach, my uncle flew F-14's, my cousin Sean Jan 20, 2015 3:42 PM
American Sniper--no criticism allowed? - I am not a veteran of military service. & Kevin Jan 20, 2015 2:45 PM
Re: [humanism-174] A pope in sheep's clothing - What an idiot. You cannot ban birth control out of one side of your mouth, and then chide a woman (I assume married) out of the other side of your mouth for getting pregnant and ever be taken seriously again. She Susan H. Jan 20, 2015 1:12 PM
A pope in sheep's clothing - The attached article encapsulates for me Kevin Jan 20, 2015 11:26 AM
Re: [humanism-174] YHWH's divine wind - The Death Star blowing up Alderaan? Well, surely, those would be gamma rays, not radio. Maybe once ET made it home, he decided to phone us? On Jan 20,[masked]:08 AM, "Andrew Stead" < Sean Jan 20, 2015 9:46 AM
Re: [humanism-174] YHWH's divine wind - That's ridiculous, obviously Kolob would be emitting in the infrared, not radio. Come on, seriously - it's the Death Star blowing up Alderaan. On Tu Andrew S. Jan 20, 2015 9:08 AM
Re: [humanism-174] YHWH's divine wind - You guys must be joking. Clearly, this is the first observational proof that Kolob is real. On Jan 19,[masked]:15 PM, "Tim Campbell" < [address removed] > wrote: Sean Jan 20, 2015 8:38 AM
Re: [humanism-174] YHWH's divine wind - Tim C. Jan 19, 2015 8:15 PM
Re: [humanism-174] YHWH's divine wind - No, it's V'ger! On Jan 19,[masked]:11 PM, "Andrew Stead" < [address removed] > wrote: Mark T. Jan 19, 2015 7:22 PM
Re: [humanism-174] YHWH's divine wind - White holes.  Duh. On Mon, Jan 19, 2015 at 5:02 PM, Mark Tiborsky < [address removed] > wrote: Andrew S. Jan 19, 2015 5:10 PM
YHWH's divine wind - "The astronomers involved with this study, though, say the burst originated up to 5.5 billion light-years from Earth. If that is indeed the case, then the sources of these bursts must be extremely powerful." Mark T. Jan 19, 2015 5:01 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - Please stop! We are going to get stern looks! I hate that. -----Original Message----- From: Andrew Stead <[address removed]& Susan H. Jan 18, 2015 11:55 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - Just you bloody watch yourselves or we'll have to start apologising! On Sun, Jan 18, 2015 at 11:38 AM, Susan H. < Andrew S. Jan 18, 2015 11:45 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - Oh goodness! STOP or we will soon be dealing with the Anglican Defamation League where people will cluck and shake their heads at our impropriety! I'm so telling on you to my Brit friends!&n Susan H. Jan 18, 2015 11:38 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - They dare to blaspheme the Lord. Off with their heads. Damn Sam S. Jan 18, 2015 11:26 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - Now THAT is bloody hilarious! On Jan 18,[masked]:37 AM, "Andrew Stead" < [address removed] > wrote: Mark T. Jan 18, 2015 11:05 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - Anglicans will flip out about anything .  Of course, since they're English, said flipping out generally involves saying "Oh I say!" On Fri, Jan 16, 2015 at 7:08 Andrew S. Jan 18, 2015 4:36 AM
Re: [humanism-174] The "Honor Brigade"? - Hey, Sean---what Mark said. I don't think he's abusing a right. If it's a right, it's a right. There is no limit to how much a person should take advantage of a right---other than the legal limitations, which in t Susan H. Jan 17, 2015 10:13 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - Even Fox News reported that a lot o Ian Y. Jan 17, 2015 9:31 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Ian Y. Jan 17, 2015 9:15 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The "Honor Brigade"? - As long as they were obtained within the limits of laws & regulations, I would say definitely not. I might be prone to prejudge that fellow as slightly kooky, though :) Then again, some might think I am a bit kooky for Mark T. Jan 17, 2015 6:16 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The "Honor Brigade"? - Susan, that's an interesting point that might be worth further discussion. I have a coworker who owns in the neighborhood of 60 guns. Is he abusing his right to bear arms? Part of me wants to say he is, but I don't have any idea what Sean Jan 17, 2015 5:23 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious freedom day - It’s not like I don’t know the cons in it. But I’m lo Sam S. Jan 17, 2015 4:45 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious freedom day - Amen! Tim Sent via the Samsung Galaxy S™III, an AT&T 4G LTE Tim C. Jan 17, 2015 3:15 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The "Honor Brigade"? - I keep hearing this favorite notion of 'abusing the right to free speech' How the hell does one abuse a RIGHT? Aren't they actually saying that they only want people to use that right in the Susan H. Jan 17, 2015 12:18 PM
Re: [humanism-174] 'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - I see even theists joking about that on FB today! On Sat, Jan 17, 2015 at 11:39 AM, Randy Pelton < info@me Linas K M. Jan 17, 2015 12:16 PM
Re: [humanism-174] 'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - Randy P. Jan 17, 2015 11:39 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious freedom day - Sam and Randy P. Jan 17, 2015 11:15 AM
Re: [humanism-174] The "Honor Brigade"? - Kevin Jan 17, 2015 11:13 AM
Re: [humanism-174] The "Honor Brigade"? - Great article! I'm glad for people like Nomani and others within Islam who are trying to make it better despite thr Sue B. Jan 17, 2015 11:06 AM
The "Honor Brigade"? - Asra Q. Nomani describes what is termed the "honor brigade" - a network of official and unofficial channels that work together to attempt to stifle criticism of Islam. Mark T. Jan 17, 2015 10:51 AM
Religious freedom day - This document is first official document I’ve ever seen giving credit to the non-believing community. I will cherish this one until a better one comes around. And a better one will. http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-­press-office/2015/01/15/presid­ential-p Sam S. Jan 17, 2015 12:41 AM
Re: [humanism-174] 'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - We should send him messages and suggest he take inspiration from Stephen Hawking. There is a chance he's never even heard of him. :) Susan Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 8:12 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Those blasphemous Pythons - I don't recall any violence. :) I recall the birth of a classic. -----Original Message----- From: Mark Tiborsky <sponyak@gm Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 8:09 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - Preview not available Conrad B. Jan 16, 2015 7:20 PM
Those blasphemous Pythons - In light of all this current talk of blasphemy, it's interesting to read this archived Guardian article from 1979, when Monty Python were accused of it over "Life of Brian". No violence ensued, at least I hope :) Mark T. Jan 16, 2015 7:08 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Oh, evolution, you play a rough game sometimes! - Wow. Endless material here. -----Original Message----- From: Linas K Muliolis <[address removed]> To: humanism-174 Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 6:54 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Pakistan clashes over Charlie Hebdo cartoon - Cartoons=terrorism. Hurt feelings=terrorist attacks. nuclear capabilities+medieval ideology=? Susan Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 6:49 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Pakistan clashes over Charlie Hebdo cartoon - Because their god isn't big enough to deal with bullies on his own. On Fri, Jan 16, 2015 at 4:54 PM, Mark Tiborsky < Linas K M. Jan 16, 2015 6:42 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Oh, evolution, you play a rough game sometimes! - TMI, TIM, TMI. On Fri, Jan 16, 2015 at 6:31 PM, Tim Campbell < [address removed] > wrote Linas K M. Jan 16, 2015 6:35 PM
RE: [humanism-174] Oh, evolution, you play a rough game sometimes! - I myself enjoy a good spanking! Lol Tim Sent via the Samsung Gala Tim C. Jan 16, 2015 6:31 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Huffington Post: Missing Mars Lander Found! - Excellent video! On Jan 16,[masked]:37 PM, "Mike" < [address removed] > wrote: Mark T. Jan 16, 2015 6:14 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Oh, evolution, you play a rough game sometimes! - Um. Ouch! > On Jan 16, 2015, at 3:47 PM, Linas K Muliolis wrote: > > http://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/coin-spiders-chop-their-own-genitals-after-sex > > > > -- > Please Note: If you hit "REPLY", your message Sam S. Jan 16, 2015 5:52 PM
Huffington Post: Missing Mars Lander Found! - The Beagle has landed! a { color:#3B5998; cursor:pointer; outline-sty Mike Jan 16, 2015 5:37 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Pakistan clashes over Charlie Hebdo cartoon - "Religious leaders openly called for journalists at the magazine to be hanged..." Isn't that special. Also, this article from a Pakistani publication states: "Many protests and meetings w Mark T. Jan 16, 2015 4:54 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - My biggest disappointment in the Obama ad Kevin Jan 16, 2015 4:33 PM
Oh, evolution, you play a rough game sometimes! - http://www.iflscience.com/plan­ts-and-animals/coin-spiders-ch­op-their-own-genitals-after-se­x Linas K M. Jan 16, 2015 3:47 PM
Re: [humanism-174] 'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - Tim C. Jan 16, 2015 3:26 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - I have to be dead honest - those things are abhorrent as well, and they must cease as well but for me, don't generate quite the same level of anger. This may simply be because I don't know enough about the Gitmo detainees, etc, but I Mark T. Jan 16, 2015 3:02 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - Mano: I cannot stand Dick Cheney, Donald Rumsfeld or any of the people in government who think that it is RIGHT to torture or imprison people who are not charged. If we are going to take Guantanam sheri p. Jan 16, 2015 3:01 PM
Re: [humanism-174] 'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - Not really. A 10-year-old boy lying and making up a story that got him attention after becoming horrifically disabled. As to his beliefs today, he lives a sheltered, limited life. I don't really expect much more a Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 2:56 PM
Re: [humanism-174] 'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - Tim C. Jan 16, 2015 2:51 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - The outrage being expressed in this thread at the brutal flogging Mano S. Jan 16, 2015 1:48 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - They might be done with this brutal nonsense as the eyes of the world are now upon them and their bread & butter business is at stake. At least I hope so! On Jan 16,[masked]:46 AM, "sheri presloid" Mark T. Jan 16, 2015 1:15 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Pakistan clashes over Charlie Hebdo cartoon - The rest of the world is no longer going to bend down and kiss Islam's butt. On Jan 16,[masked]:05 PM, "sheri presloid" < [address removed] > wrote: Mark T. Jan 16, 2015 1:08 PM
'I did not go to heaven': Paralyzed boy admits - http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetw­o-way/2015/01/15/377589757/boy­-says-he-didn-t-go-to-heaven-p­ublisher-says-it-w sheri p. Jan 16, 2015 12:41 PM
Re: [humanism-174] So much for the church's "pastoral approach" - Maybe it goes back to your point yesterda Kevin Jan 16, 2015 12:15 PM
Pakistan clashes over Charlie Hebdo cartoon - http://www.bbc.com/news/world-­asia-30848689 I really hope people do not let down their guard against these Islamic assholes.  I honestly don't have a care in sheri p. Jan 16, 2015 12:04 PM
Truths - Preview not available Conrad B. Jan 16, 2015 11:47 AM
Saudi Arabia postpones public flogging of Raif Badawi - http://www.bbc.com/news/world-­middle-east-30847692 His 50 lashes last week were so bad that the doctors do not think he could stand another sheri p. Jan 16, 2015 11:46 AM
Re: [humanism-174] So much for the church's "pastoral approach" - LOL! I really do like to understand people when I can. Differing viewpoints fascinate (and irritate) me. I can usually put myself in someone's shoes and see the world their way. It's actually a mental practice I d Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 10:02 AM
Re: [humanism-174] So much for the church's "pastoral approach" - On Fri, Jan 16, 2015 at 8:50 AM, Susan H. < [address removed] > wrote: Linas K M. Jan 16, 2015 9:55 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious requirement may be dropped - It seems those authoritarian types really like to play with the definition of words. Susan -----Original Me Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 9:01 AM
Re: [humanism-174] So much for the church's "pastoral approach" - The Catholic church believes homosexual acts are sinful. They've never backed away from that position. People send their kids to those schools because those are the values they want them taught. There are a lot of Susan H. Jan 16, 2015 8:50 AM
So much for the church's "pastoral approach" - Kevin Jan 15, 2015 10:28 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious requirement may be dropped - I agree with Sam. Additionally, reg Kevin Jan 15, 2015 10:02 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious requirement may be dropped - Again, tax dollars going towards promoting religious org Sam S. Jan 15, 2015 9:15 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious requirement may be dropped - T Ian Y. Jan 15, 2015 7:57 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Tim C. Jan 15, 2015 7:40 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Ian Y. Jan 15, 2015 7:32 PM
Re: [humanism-174] In dog we trust' misprint on US sheriff's office rug - Funny. They say the rug lays at the entrance. I assume people walk on it with their shoes, and everything that shoes pick up. So they are walking on In God We Trust, and maybe they have dog poo on the shoe? Susan H. Jan 15, 2015 6:24 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Pope says we cannot make fun of faith - Many people do consider their religions to be like a mother. Susan H. Jan 15, 2015 6:14 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Pope says we cannot make fun of faith - Is he equating punching someone for saying something about his mother to someone criticizing religion? I guess he may be saying it's alright to pun Mike Jan 15, 2015 5:37 PM
In dog we trust' misprint on US sheriff's office rug - http://www.bbc.com/news/world-­us-canada-30828694 HA HA HA HA!  Maybe it was NOT a misprint! Wahhh-Haaaa-Haaaa! sheri p. Jan 15, 2015 3:21 PM
Belgian anti-terror raid in Verviers leaves two dead - http://www.bbc.com/news/world-­europe-30840160 SHORT ARTICLE: Two people have been killed in an anti-terror operation in ea sheri p. Jan 15, 2015 3:18 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The ultimate comeback: Bringing the dead back to life - VERY interesting article - thanks, Sheri! Mark T. Jan 15, 2015 2:50 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The power of Hebdo - Bizarre - so even the depictions w/covered face are blasphemous? This site has compiled numerous depictions of Mohammed, both full face & covered - Mark T. Jan 15, 2015 2:40 PM
Re: [humanism-174] Religious requirement may be dropped - GOOD! On Thu, Jan 15, 2015 at 12:36 PM, Sam Salerno wrote: > Law makers are determining whether or not they should take the religious requirement out of HB483 to avoid lengthy and costly lawsuits. > > http://www.cleveland.com Linas K M. Jan 15, 2015 1:03 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The power of Hebdo - I was just on BBC's site and they have an article about Mohammed.  They actually put a disclaimer in the beginning that there is a depiction of Mohammed in the article.  It is from a 16th century Iranian artist: REA sheri p. Jan 15, 2015 12:48 PM
Religious requirement may be dropped - Law makers are determining whether or not they should take the religious requirement out of HB483 to avoid lengthy and costly lawsuits. http://www.cleveland.com/metro­/index.ssf/2015/01/state_may_d­rop_the_religious_r.html#incar­t_river Sent from my iP Sam S. Jan 15, 2015 12:36 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Also, they do so by going after symbols that have meaning.So the perception is changed. Go after satirists, WTC, Pentagon. It shakes us because it's not exactly random, but perceived as an attack on our values and Susan H. Jan 15, 2015 12:36 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The power of Hebdo - WOW. Panic is a good word here. -----Original Message----- From: Mark Tiborsky <[address removed]> To: humanism-174 Susan H. Jan 15, 2015 12:29 PM
Re: [humanism-174] The power of Hebdo - In the comments section, one person put this pic in his post and it says it call: http://a.disquscdn.com/uploads­/mediaembed/images/1629/279 sheri p. Jan 15, 2015 12:29 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Tim C. Jan 15, 2015 12:27 PM
The power of Hebdo - Wow - while it seems like America is becoming goobered in political correctness, I think the modern UK takes the cake! Director & anchor at UK's Sky News freak out when a former CH contributor attempts to show latest cover on air: Mark T. Jan 15, 2015 12:24 PM
On board with the US air crews fighting Islamic State - http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-308­16105 If you get a chance, watch the video first.  It is 10 minutes long.  Very interesting.   sheri p. Jan 15, 2015 12:23 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Thanks for clarifying that Tim. It sure didn't read that way to me. Sent from my iPad On Jan 15, 2015, at 9:28 AM, Tim Campbel Sam S. Jan 15, 2015 12:04 PM
The ultimate comeback: Bringing the dead back to life - http://www.bbc.com/future/stor­y/20140704-i-bring-the-dead-ba­ck-to-life I was looking at something else when I saw this.  It is from sheri p. Jan 15, 2015 12:03 PM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Hi Susan, At the bottom of any of these messages there are links to change your settings. If you want to read (and perhaps participate in) the discussions, you can choose "in one daily email". Or, you can unsubscr Mark T. Jan 15, 2015 10:19 AM
Re: [humanism-174] Pope says we cannot make fun of faith - If you allow people to make fun of one religion, it opens up the rest.  He knows it, he's simply protecting his own. On Thu, Jan 15, 2015 at 8:58 AM, sheri presl Linas K M. Jan 15, 2015 9:42 AM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Tim C. Jan 15, 2015 9:34 AM
Re: [humanism-174] How Scared of Terrorism Should You Be? - Tim C. Jan 15, 2015 9:28 AM

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