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by Blind Electric Ray
Tue Jun 19, 2007 8:54 am
Forum: God and Science
Topic: A theist takes on an atheist: Hitchens vs. Hitchens. Who win
Replies: 7
Views: 1881

Re: A theist takes on an atheist: Hitchens vs. Hitchens. Who win

Does either side really win with their arguments though? I mean what do they achieve? I do think they both present a good snapshot of what both sides usually offer.
A very, very good question.
by Blind Electric Ray
Tue Jun 19, 2007 4:39 am
Forum: God and Science
Topic: A theist takes on an atheist: Hitchens vs. Hitchens. Who win
Replies: 7
Views: 1881

A theist takes on an atheist: Hitchens vs. Hitchens. Who win

The following is a transcript of an interview conducted this morning on BBC Radio 4. I would be very interested in a sztraw poll amongst members on this site as to who you think "wins" the debate: Interviewer : The author Christopher Hitchens has a new book out. It's called God Is Not Great: How Rel...
by Blind Electric Ray
Mon Feb 27, 2006 4:41 pm
Forum: God and Science
Topic: Richard Dawkins: Dangerous idea
Replies: 25
Views: 3857

"Moral Atheist" - given that morals are only, and can (reasonably) only, be god-given (whence could they come otherwise:?), this is a contradition in terms, isn't it?
by Blind Electric Ray
Tue Oct 05, 2004 3:54 pm
Forum: Creation Talk
Topic: Some questions from a skeptic on the argument from design
Replies: 28
Views: 9934

Sylla, That's very sweet, but please be assured you didn't hurt my feelings! I like a good argument and positively revel in copping the odd bit of unneccessary flak (and I didn't feel I copped any from you Sylla - gloves or no gloves!) - I was kind of hoping for a bit more flak, matter of fact. I ca...
by Blind Electric Ray
Mon Oct 04, 2004 1:18 pm
Forum: Creation Talk
Topic: Some questions from a skeptic on the argument from design
Replies: 28
Views: 9934

Just FYI the rest of this thread - which I personally think is still interesting - has been unilaterally moved to the Garbage bin. I'm trying to wean myself off this site. I would gladly carry on this and any of the other threads I've been involved in via email. My address is electric.ray@btopenworl...