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Forum: Introductions 05-22-2016, 01:32 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
I should have spelled it out I guess. ...

I should have spelled it out I guess.



It's the denomination I was brought up with. It's likely the most liberal Christian denomination worldwide, with a quite secular approach to theology as...
Forum: Introductions 05-22-2016, 12:17 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Hmmm. I dunno. There's more to religion...

Hmmm. I dunno.

There's more to religion than belief. Having a shared set of symbols, stories, and rituals, that help the people of a community to navigate relatively happily through the sheer...
Forum: Technical Issues and Questions 05-22-2016, 12:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,690
Posted By borealis
Yeahh, the admin panel is offering me no clues as...

Yeahh, the admin panel is offering me no clues as to how to do that. So am waiting for someone to direct me.

Socrates hasn't been around for ages, so it should be fine to allow tags again.
Forum: Technical Issues and Questions 05-21-2016, 10:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,690
Posted By borealis
http://mindromp.org/forum/images/smilies/hmph.gif

http://mindromp.org/forum/images/smilies/hmph.gif
Forum: Technical Issues and Questions 05-21-2016, 10:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,690
Posted By borealis
May take a while. Need help. :owned:

May take a while. Need help. :owned:
Forum: Technical Issues and Questions 05-21-2016, 10:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,690
Posted By borealis
May have been a Socrates intervention. I'll take...

May have been a Socrates intervention. I'll take a look in a bit.
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-21-2016, 08:25 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
He figures his post about 'exercising the immune...

He figures his post about 'exercising the immune system' was all the answer necessary.
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 08:21 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Unfortunately, that seems to be a strong feature...

Unfortunately, that seems to be a strong feature of Alabama culture, along with the cultures of some other states. No doubt there are root causes of religious prejudice there that you'd understand...
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Neither do the vast majority of western people....

Neither do the vast majority of western people. I've never once had anyone religious treat me differently once they knew I wasn't a believer. Nor vice-versa. Of course that's a feature of the country...
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Hm. Flattery may get you places. A lot of us...

Hm. Flattery may get you places.

A lot of us call ourselves, only half-mockingly, post-atheists, by which I suppose can mean anything from 'jaded beyond caring' to 'live and let live', which...
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 03:29 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
His pride... perhaps another form of...

His pride... perhaps another form of stubbornness. Perhaps another form of intellectual dishonesty. I dunno.

He does have a certain kind of intelligence, you might agree. And hence my previous...
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 02:54 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Maybe. Mostly I think he doesn't really...

Maybe. Mostly I think he doesn't really comprehend we exist as solid entities offline, therefore he can reset our memories merely by logging off. If we remind him of some previous post of his, it's...
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
I suspect he believes [contrarian notion] for a...

I suspect he believes [contrarian notion] for a brief time after he first conceives of it. It 'feels' right to him, it props up his many resentments and appeals to his desire to appear mentally...
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
To be fair, many of us are that stubborn. We just...

To be fair, many of us are that stubborn. We just aren't raving contrarians.
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-21-2016, 12:55 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
Because I'm actually interested in the ... ...

Because I'm actually interested in the ...

[drum roll]

SCIENCE

...

of how the body works.
Forum: Introductions 05-21-2016, 12:42 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
HAHAHAHA! Very funny joke. No. Hawkins...

HAHAHAHA! Very funny joke.

No.

Hawkins entertains us daily with his alternative lifestyle that god absolutely meant us to be living, which includes living on caged goats' milk, eggs and...
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-21-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
"Genuine ethical debate" my ass. You don't want...

"Genuine ethical debate" my ass. You don't want to hear my side. That's why you call my dissent a "derail" and want to send it to ASS. You're so deluded it's pathetic.[/QUOTE]

Your 'side' has...
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-21-2016, 12:09 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
So start yourself a blog and write some "pro vax...

So start yourself a blog and write some "pro vax crap."

Or if you are going to force them to have a class, then make sure that anti-VAX is given equal time with pro-vax during the class.[/QUOTE]...
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-21-2016, 02:26 AM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
So start yourself a blog and write some "pro vax...

So start yourself a blog and write some "pro vax crap."

Or if you are going to force them to have a class, then make sure that anti-VAX is given equal time with pro-vax during the class.[/QUOTE]...
Forum: Life Science Discussions 05-20-2016, 09:38 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,845
Posted By borealis
Holy cow you monsters! I weighed a bit less...

Holy cow you monsters!

I weighed a bit less than 3kg. and was almost ten months arriving, based on my mother's math, which was pretty reliable.
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-20-2016, 08:20 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
You can catch that from chickens, right? ...

You can catch that from chickens, right?

ETA: Oops, no wrong disease:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coccidiosis
Forum: Introductions 05-20-2016, 08:16 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Raven would be the best person to talk to...

Raven would be the best person to talk to regarding feasibility. After that it would be a question for the whole community.
Forum: Alternative Science Subforum 05-20-2016, 07:36 PM
Replies: 425
Views: 9,258
Posted By borealis
Did most of those, even raw milk for about two...

Did most of those, even raw milk for about two years, but we were living on the cleanest dairy farm I've seen to this day, plus my dad at the time was a milk tester for the commercial dairy that took...
Forum: Introductions 05-20-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 7,016
Posted By borealis
Thank you for your offer. Pretty sure our Master...

Thank you for your offer. Pretty sure our Master of Coin would be grateful, at least once we figure out our course of action. :D
Forum: Life Science Discussions 05-20-2016, 07:15 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 7,845
Posted By borealis
I am kinda in favour of abortion counselling,...

I am kinda in favour of abortion counselling, just not what anti-abortion proponents might want. Way too many girls/young women are terribly ignorant about their bodies and their right to choose and...
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