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by thedoc
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Philosophy of Religion
Topic: Evil Inherent in All and Active in a %
Replies: 163
Views: 1764

Re: Evil Inherent in All

What protective restrictions? My objective is to tackle the source of evil [internal and external] at their source. We should made concerted efforts to suppress evil ideologies [short term] and train people to be mindful of their evil impulses [long term]. This should not be merely talk [like what ...
by thedoc
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:35 am
Forum: Philosophy of Science
Topic: Philosophy of science-the first two and a half millennia.
Replies: 147
Views: 3678

Re: Philosophy of science-the first two and a half millennia.

uwot wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:23 pm

Which of these three propositions do you most agree with?

A scientific theory must be:

A Logically coherent explanation.
Supported by evidence.
Useful.
All of the above.
by thedoc
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:26 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Major news predictions good thru to the end of 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1632

Re: Major news predictions good thru to the end of 2019

vegetariantaxidermy wrote:
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:49 pm
Smalll things amuse the tiniest of minds.
You certainly prove that point.
by thedoc
Fri Sep 21, 2018 1:24 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Major news predictions good thru to the end of 2019
Replies: 35
Views: 1632

Re: Major news predictions good thru to the end of 2019

Philosophy Explorer wrote:
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:52 pm
vegetariantaxidermy wrote:
Wed Sep 19, 2018 11:49 pm
Smalll things amuse the tiniest of minds. (Spot the error. I'll leave you little presents now and then to liven up your dreary existence, because you clearly get a huge kick out of them.)
You're a perfect example of that.

🇺🇲PhilX🇺🇲
VT is criticizing the only thing she can, nothing.
by thedoc
Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: What's the healthiest food you can eat?
Replies: 69
Views: 954

Re: What's the healthiest food you can eat?

Dalek Prime wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 1:50 am

Gladiators diets were high in greens, as it healed their bones quickly.
But if you are dead it doesn't matter how quickly your bones would heal.
by thedoc
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Make your grass, bushes, trees, fishes and animals happy and pleased
Replies: 17
Views: 444

Re: Make your grass, bushes, trees, fishes and animals happy and pleased

I attend a Christmas tree burning party in June, does it make the dried out dead Christmas trees happy to be burned?
by thedoc
Mon Aug 27, 2018 3:46 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Make your grass, bushes, trees, fishes and animals happy and pleased
Replies: 17
Views: 444

Re: Make your grass, bushes, trees, fishes and animals happy and pleased

Necromancer wrote:
Sun Aug 26, 2018 12:49 pm
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Relating to the topic...

See the (very) happy White Hop of Budweiser Beer, USA! :D :D :D

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Have you ever seen a hops farm? where the hops are cut from the parent plant and fermented in their own juices, can you really say they are happy?
by thedoc
Tue Aug 21, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: How long can a bird remain in flight?
Replies: 15
Views: 247

Re: How long can a bird remain in flight?

Philosophy Explorer wrote:
Tue Aug 21, 2018 12:33 am
Arising_uk wrote:
Mon Aug 20, 2018 11:40 pm
Depends how high the building is you throw her off.
That doesn't mean the bird is in flight.

I'm surprised no one did an internet search because the answer is there. Who wants me to give the answer?

🇺🇲PhilX🇺🇲
10 months.
by thedoc
Sat Aug 18, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: T.B.D.
Replies: 148
Views: 2228

Re: T.B.D.

I propose that Forum members submit documentation from a licensed mental health provider giving the individual permission to post. The documentation would be worth less than the paper it's written on, anyone can buy a mental health provider if they have enough money. Agreed. btw do you specialize i...
by thedoc
Fri Aug 17, 2018 4:18 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: T.B.D.
Replies: 148
Views: 2228

Re: T.B.D.

commonsense wrote:
Thu Aug 16, 2018 2:29 pm
I propose that Forum members submit documentation from a licensed mental health provider giving the individual permission to post.
The documentation would be worth less than the paper it's written on, anyone can buy a mental health provider if they have enough money.
by thedoc
Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Genealogy
Replies: 19
Views: 318

Re: Genealogy

Anyone here caught the genealogy bug? It seems as if everyone I talk to has joined an internet genealogy site, or had their DNA 'profile' done. If so, have you unearthed family secrets, found anyone famous? Or is your ancestry as boring as you expected it to be? What about DNA? Were you distraught ...
by thedoc
Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: Aesthetics
Topic: Rarity and value
Replies: 1
Views: 335

Re: Rarity and value

If I were to do a painting, it would have its distinct style different from any other painting. But I doubt I could sell it for anything, What contributes to the value of a painting or any other work of art? 🇺🇲PhilX🇺🇲 The price is what one person is willing to pay another person for the item, value...
by thedoc
Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Your final message?
Replies: 19
Views: 462

Re: Your final message?

QuantumT wrote:
Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:59 am
If you imagine that humanity goes extinct, and that aliens comes by thousands of years later,
what message and/or song would you leave for them?

What ever you choose it can only last 5 minutes.
Good by.
by thedoc
Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: It's a sign of the times
Replies: 19
Views: 487

Re: It's a sign of the times

Here's another one. With the rising stock markets, I expect the miniskirts to come back. 🇺🇲PhilX🇺🇲 When were miniskirts gone? but I think wearing miniskirts is more a matter of the age of the woman than it is related to the stock market. I didn't mean it that way. Why would the age of the woman mat...
by thedoc
Fri Aug 10, 2018 12:03 am
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: It's a sign of the times
Replies: 19
Views: 487

Re: It's a sign of the times

Philosophy Explorer wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:50 pm
Here's another one. With the rising stock markets, I expect the miniskirts to come back.

🇺🇲PhilX🇺🇲
When were miniskirts gone? but I think wearing miniskirts is more a matter of the age of the woman than it is related to the stock market.