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The stupid, it burns.

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The stupid, it burns.
« on: March 28, 2017, 06:45:37 AM »
Found on facebook.

"Adeshola IamGranitic Salaudeen wrote " That is why religion told us,through mohammed of course that the cure to all disease in the world is on the wing of a housefly, so sir Alexander Fleming used that information to Discover penicillin."
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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2017, 06:49:08 AM »
"Fed up with stupid."
Tank, you're fed up with stupid?
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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #2 on: March 28, 2017, 06:57:03 AM »
Oh I am. I have had enough of trying to be polite to idiots who think there is some sort of Sky Daddy running this shite hole.
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
“Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.” ― Richard P. Feynman
'It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.' - Terry Pratchett
Remember, your inability to grasp science is not a valid argument against it.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #3 on: March 28, 2017, 06:58:20 AM »
There is so much material out there I think this thread will grow and grow.
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
“Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.” ― Richard P. Feynman
'It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.' - Terry Pratchett
Remember, your inability to grasp science is not a valid argument against it.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #4 on: March 28, 2017, 07:29:53 AM »
There is so much material out there I think this thread will grow and grow.
I think we could just move anything dredge said to this thread.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #5 on: March 28, 2017, 09:21:49 AM »
I often wonder how the species has survived as long as it has.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #6 on: March 28, 2017, 12:41:11 PM »
 :rofl: I got had it was a Poe!!!!
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
“Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.” ― Richard P. Feynman
'It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.' - Terry Pratchett
Remember, your inability to grasp science is not a valid argument against it.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #7 on: March 28, 2017, 03:10:16 PM »
Just yesterday I saw a FB post claiming that aluminum foil causes Alzheimer's.

I replied with the Snopes link refuting the claim as "mostly false".

Got a response back about "not taking any chances", and "don't trust snopes", and "free country - so do what you want".

... then I replied with a warning about di-hydrogen-monoxide (with a link).

They agreed that that's dangerous stuff.

(forehead. desk. forehead. desk. forehead. desk...)

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #8 on: March 28, 2017, 07:04:10 PM »
Just yesterday I saw a FB post claiming that aluminum foil causes Alzheimer's.

I replied with the Snopes link refuting the claim as "mostly false".

Got a response back about "not taking any chances", and "don't trust snopes", and "free country - so do what you want".

... then I replied with a warning about di-hydrogen-monoxide (with a link).

They agreed that that's dangerous stuff.

(forehead. desk. forehead. desk. forehead. desk...)

 :rofl:
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
“Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.” ― Richard P. Feynman
'It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.' - Terry Pratchett
Remember, your inability to grasp science is not a valid argument against it.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #9 on: March 28, 2017, 08:21:30 PM »
Proof of Facebook Duh:


Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #10 on: March 28, 2017, 08:29:23 PM »
I saw a post about the obnoxiousness of mansplaining earlier. The comment thread was about 1/3 men explaining mansplaining.

I guess I don't follow enough religiously themed things to get the stuff that's really relevant here.

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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #11 on: March 28, 2017, 08:30:27 PM »
I saw a post about the obnoxiousness of mansplaining earlier. The comment thread was about 1/3 men explaining mansplaining.

I guess I don't follow enough religiously themed things to get the stuff that's really relevant here.
Stupid is as stupid does. If it's stupid post it!
If religions were TV channels atheism is turning the TV off.
“Religion is a culture of faith; science is a culture of doubt.” ― Richard P. Feynman
'It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.' - Terry Pratchett
Remember, your inability to grasp science is not a valid argument against it.

Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #12 on: March 29, 2017, 02:20:07 AM »
I lost track of the mansplaining thread, but here's an anti-vax nut who doesn't even understand how vaccines are injected.


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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #13 on: March 29, 2017, 04:09:41 AM »

... then I replied with a warning about di-hydrogen-monoxide (with a link).

They agreed that that's dangerous stuff.

(forehead. desk. forehead. desk. forehead. desk...)

Darn that double H, single O stuff -- it's just everywhere!
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Re: The stupid, it burns.
« Reply #14 on: March 29, 2017, 05:22:30 AM »

... then I replied with a warning about di-hydrogen-monoxide (with a link).

They agreed that that's dangerous stuff.

(forehead. desk. forehead. desk. forehead. desk...)

Darn that double H, single O stuff -- it's just everywhere!

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