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    10-23-2017, 09:04 AM
    Jim, it'll be two weeks tomorrow...
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    10-23-2017, 02:45 AM
    It's funny, Jim, but I always try and wear shoes on my boat, and nearly always forget and end up sailing bare-footed. :) Maybe it's a yacht vs...
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    10-10-2017, 01:03 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Is this the link? http://www.actionbioscience.org/evolution/ingman.html It says virtually nothing about fossils, and gives a bare summary of...
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    10-10-2017, 12:08 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Both from Page 2, prior to any real "evidence" at all, and certainly none by you, Chip. "Puffed up wankers" - let's have the human beings on this...
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    10-09-2017, 11:58 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Maybe you're tired, but when you're not, how about owning up to a simple error and withdrawing it? Frankly, I think I've been almost heroically...
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    10-09-2017, 11:32 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    The second "proof" offered. Do we have consensus that this is not evidence of evolution?
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    10-09-2017, 11:31 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    A reminder - first page of this thread.
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    10-09-2017, 11:30 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    The first "proof" offered in this thread. Do we have consensus that this was not evidence of evolution?
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    10-09-2017, 11:09 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I did, and I said it before him, in the OP. Maybe you could read that, then come back and read what he wrote, and explain to me what I am missing? ...
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    10-09-2017, 11:02 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I'm going through your contributions to this thread, Chip. You got the whole thing wrong from the beginning, no wonder you're in a state. ...
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    10-09-2017, 10:57 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    LOL!
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    10-09-2017, 10:56 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I see we have an issue with epistemology. You praised​ that post??? Pure nominalism, entirely destructive of all human communication as well as all...
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    10-09-2017, 10:16 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I guess if you spend a great deal of time arguing with drunks in bars, you would learn the ropes! Do drunks in bars claim that there's proof for...
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    10-09-2017, 10:12 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Actually, you didn't bother with the damn facts, you just grabbed wildly and got the wrong end of the stick, and you're trying to make that my doing....
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    10-09-2017, 06:40 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    The need to caricature my position in order to reject it speaks volumes about the situation, Martin. Philosophy: why is there anything at all?
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    10-09-2017, 06:37 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Honesty, very refreshing!
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    10-09-2017, 06:32 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    What a dodge. The article was adduced as evidence of the fossil record of the mallee fowl. That ended badly, so you accuse me of ignoring the...
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    10-09-2017, 06:28 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Whatever historical beliefs I have, including the existence of Julius Caesar, rest primarily on human testimony, and that is true of all normal...
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    10-09-2017, 06:23 PM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Ian, I am not a “creationist” and I am not trying to prove evolution wrong, I am a skeptic and I am pointing out why. Please read the OP. If I...
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    10-07-2017, 09:03 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Returning to my fundamental problem in finding evolutionary theory convincing, it states that the mallee fowl and all large creatures proceeded...
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    10-07-2017, 07:21 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Ah some philosophy. This is what I have tried to express to Martin and others.
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    10-07-2017, 06:56 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    This was an interesting post. The writer displays an educated mind, a thoughtful approach, and a capacity for subtle thought. Yet... The only...
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    10-05-2017, 03:28 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Martin, define "God". If you define Him in a reasonably accurate manner, you'll see immediately why He could have created matter and time, and...
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    10-05-2017, 03:10 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Let's unpack this, Keith. - Organisms within a population vary. Some of the variations are heritable. Agreed. - If a heritable characteristic...
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    10-05-2017, 03:01 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I'm calling your bluff, mate. Cite the posts.
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    10-05-2017, 02:59 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    I don't think that's true, and if it is, it isn't deliberate, but please give me an example. Go back and have a look at the first "proof" offered...
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    10-05-2017, 02:43 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Robert, name your sources, please. Sounds like you've been reading unreliable stuff, to say the least.
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    10-05-2017, 02:42 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Chris, you'd need to point me to the "implicit" attack I am supposed to have made on you. As for the potential drive through Italy, I stand by my...
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    10-04-2017, 12:30 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    That is exquisite. Amazing that such finery was inspired by the Catholic religion, don't you think? The culture of the high middle ages was...
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    10-04-2017, 12:28 AM
    Aquinian replied to a thread Scientific knowledge in The Bilge
    Keith, if you are a Humean skeptic as you seem to be saying, then you'll be appalled by the violent reaction to my rather mild agnosticism expressed...
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