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Old 04-27-2012, 04:34 PM   #1791898  /  #76
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In spite of the fact that TR is connected, both in its history and in its overlapping membership, with several communities of Internet Atheist Warriors, TR culture includes a fairly strong element of being tired of that stuff. Here, we like to sneer at Dawkins and his ilk, because we're pretty much convinced we're cooler.

Some of us here -- most notably Sugriva (he does it best), but also Bart, sanshou, and occasionally a few others like Y.B. -- like to troll people by playing at being Christian and presenting the sorts of arguments that you've seen a thousand times from people who really mean them. I think it originated as a way of winding up the Internet Atheist Warriors who take themselves too seriously, but if other types of people sometimes fall into the trap, then that's seen as being all the more funny.

In short, they're Poe-ing you.
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:36 PM   #1791900  /  #77
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In spite of the fact that TR is connected, both in its history and in its overlapping membership, with several communities of Internet Atheist Warriors, TR culture includes a fairly strong element of being tired of that stuff. Here, we like to sneer at Dawkins and his ilk, because we're pretty much convinced we're cooler.

Some of us here -- most notably Sugriva (he does it best), but also Bart, sanshou, and occasionally a few others like Y.B. -- like to troll people by playing at being Christian and presenting the sorts of arguments that you've seen a thousand times from people who really mean them. I think it originated as a way of winding up the Internet Atheist Warriors who take themselves too seriously, but if other types of people sometimes fall into the trap, then that's seen as being all the more funny.

In short, they're Poe-ing you.
I got that feeling when they could not quote a verse from the bible, as most fundies can and are more than willing to do that at the drop of a hat, yet I enjoy the mental sparring, whether they are being real or not. But 100 points for commitment.
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:53 PM   #1791930  /  #78
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He just composed it himself! Sugriva is a really good writer.
Thx Brother'!
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:54 PM   #1791932  /  #79
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@michael: We do have real live ones here, sometimes.

Sugarhitman may be genuine (I can't really tell for sure). If so, he doesn't really have enough reading comprehension, or enough sense of what an argument is, to be worth discussing anything with, unless you're amused by severe cases of Dunning-Kruger.

And then there's Parture, who's utterly hopeless. Makes Sugarhitman look like a genius in comparison.

TR actually has several Christians, but most of them aren't interested in these sorts of arguments.
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Old 04-27-2012, 04:56 PM   #1791936  /  #80
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None are insane. If you deny the God of the Bible then - YOU ARE INSANE !!!!!!
If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow strictly the teachings of the New, he would be insane.
Robert G. Ingersoll

The injury to the human mind that reads the bible as a reliable book is beyond repair.
Lemuel K. Washburn
Oooohhhh! A Lemuel Washburn quote! Compelling!
Did you know that Ingersoll raped his father as the old man was on his deathbed? It's a fact. A degenerate atheist fact!

Wow! That is really interesting. Do you have any proof of this. This would be very interesting to me.

BTW/ Did you know that Jesus raped his own mother, in the role as his father/holy Ghost. It is a fact!!!
Oh father! The hour of death is upon your withered lips, your withered cheeks, the kisses and tears of one whom you had lascivious relations. Oh father! As you lay dying I embraced you, cajoled you to accept this most base affection for love is the only priest and my erect phallus entering your vestibule is my sole secular sacrament.

The Works of Robert Ingersoll vol. IX, p. 348
I have read the entire works of Robert Ingersoll and I am sorry to say that I have not read that. Where did you source this from?
Atheist iconoclasts had it removed from all later editions.
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Old 04-27-2012, 05:03 PM   #1791942  /  #81
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If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow strictly the teachings of the New, he would be insane.
Robert G. Ingersoll

The injury to the human mind that reads the bible as a reliable book is beyond repair.
Lemuel K. Washburn
Oooohhhh! A Lemuel Washburn quote! Compelling!
Did you know that Ingersoll raped his father as the old man was on his deathbed? It's a fact. A degenerate atheist fact!

Wow! That is really interesting. Do you have any proof of this. This would be very interesting to me.

BTW/ Did you know that Jesus raped his own mother, in the role as his father/holy Ghost. It is a fact!!!
Oh father! The hour of death is upon your withered lips, your withered cheeks, the kisses and tears of one whom you had lascivious relations. Oh father! As you lay dying I embraced you, cajoled you to accept this most base affection for love is the only priest and my erect phallus entering your vestibule is my sole secular sacrament.

The Works of Robert Ingersoll vol. IX, p. 348
I have read the entire works of Robert Ingersoll and I am sorry to say that I have not read that. Where did you source this from?
Atheist iconoclasts had it removed from all later editions.
Hahah! you had me going with this one. I thought I had missed the most interesting thing in his works for a sec.... Nice one.
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Old 04-27-2012, 06:00 PM   #1791993  /  #82
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Right now you are trying to cover up atheist perversion. Earlier you seemed proud of atheist perversion, when you were expressing your desire to engage in homosexual pedophilia.

Why the sudden change?
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Old 04-28-2012, 03:46 AM   #1792483  /  #84
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@michael: We do have real live ones here, sometimes.

Sugarhitman may be genuine (I can't really tell for sure). If so, he doesn't really have enough reading comprehension, or enough sense of what an argument is, to be worth discussing anything with, unless you're amused by severe cases of Dunning-Kruger.

And then there's Parture, who's utterly hopeless. Makes Sugarhitman look like a genius in comparison.

TR actually has several Christians, but most of them aren't interested in these sorts of arguments.
Sugarhitman isn't a Christian, he claims the Jews are saved. This is a lie, no one can deny Christ and be saved. Furthermore, sugarhitman has the mark if Ham upon him.

Parture though is my brother in Christ.
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Old 04-28-2012, 05:10 PM   #1792733  /  #86
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Old 04-28-2012, 05:23 PM   #1792743  /  #87
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@michael: We do have real live ones here, sometimes.

Sugarhitman may be genuine (I can't really tell for sure). If so, he doesn't really have enough reading comprehension, or enough sense of what an argument is, to be worth discussing anything with, unless you're amused by severe cases of Dunning-Kruger.

And then there's Parture, who's utterly hopeless. Makes Sugarhitman look like a genius in comparison.

TR actually has several Christians, but most of them aren't interested in these sorts of arguments.
In my not so humble opinion, SHM is the 'real deal'.
Nobody could pretend to be that much of an asshole.
Clastie is a hard one to categorize.
Socrates is brain damaged and emotionally stunted.
Parture has no reason to be around sane people and should be under supervision.

But BR and the others mentioned above are rather amusing in their faux-fundie modes.
They serve as ('honey-pots') for the collective.
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Old 04-28-2012, 08:32 PM   #1792910  /  #88
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so. Jews steal. what else is new?
Really? Where is your proof?
They stole it, the bastards!
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Old 04-29-2012, 07:31 AM   #1793296  /  #89
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Christ on a crutch what is with the WoT?
He's floating his thesis on every religion related discussion board he can find (and several TV show discussion boards) before presenting it to his professor.
He might enjoy a humorous consequence when his professor runs the paper through turnitin
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Old 04-29-2012, 07:44 AM   #1793298  /  #90
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None are insane. If you deny the God of the Bible then - YOU ARE INSANE !!!!!!
If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he would be a criminal. If he would follow strictly the teachings of the New, he would be insane.
Robert G. Ingersoll

The injury to the human mind that reads the bible as a reliable book is beyond repair.
Lemuel K. Washburn
Oooohhhh! A Lemuel Washburn quote! Compelling!
Did you know that Ingersoll raped his father as the old man was on his deathbed? It's a fact. A degenerate atheist fact!

Wow! That is really interesting. Do you have any proof of this. This would be very interesting to me.

BTW/ Did you know that Jesus raped his own mother, in the role as his father/holy Ghost. It is a fact!!!
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In my not so humble opinion, SHM is the 'real deal'.
Nobody could pretend to be that much of an asshole.
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Can you not sense the power, the confidence, the surety in those writings? These are not the writings of mere men...these are the writings of a Great and Powerful God.


Repent, and be thou saved.
It's hard to picture a serious Christian posting like that. It reads like deliberate parody.
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Old 05-01-2012, 02:22 PM   #1795225  /  #94
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There is evidence...you have simply ignored it....just as you do with prophecy. Talk about lunacy.
Ok. Choose your Testament (OT or NT) and give me a prophecy which you believe came true. I think this is the best way to go.

I look forward to your reply.

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When I bring back the captives of Judah and Jerusalem,
2 I will also gather all nations,
And bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat;
And I will enter into judgment with them there
On account of My people, My heritage Israel,
Whom they have scattered among the nations;
They have also divided up My land.
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“For behold, in those days and at that time,
When I bring back the captives of Judah and Jerusalem,

Im going to do pictures this time. 1. Bring the Jews back:





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I will also gather all nations,
And bring them down to the Valley of Jehoshaphat;
And I will enter into judgment with them there


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On account of My people, My heritage Israel,
Whom they have scattered among the nations






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They have also divided up My land.







You cant beat Bible prophecy...therefore, the God of Israel is the Real Deal.
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Is the faux biblical quote Samuel L. Jackson's character used in Pulp Fiction based on the one in your sig?
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Wait a minute.
SHM.

That's the best you have?

Really?

It must be sad to be you, dude.
Your mother must be so אומלל.
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Not the best...and yet, you cant refute it...It cant be done. The deniers will keep denying....Bible Prophecy will keep fulfilling until its all over with baby boy.
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Old 05-06-2012, 04:13 PM   #1800340  /  #99
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Not the best...and yet, you cant refute it...It cant be done. The deniers will keep denying....Bible Prophecy will keep fulfilling until its all over with baby boy.
Not the best?

It's not prophecy at all.

It's vague shit that can be interpreted many ways.

No better than Nostrodamus.
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Nothing vague about bringing the Jews back into their land, the nations scattering them, and dividing up their land....for which they will soon be punished...see sig. *smile*
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