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Religion & Spirituality
5 days ago5d

Posted by Realist9
I am surrounded by churchgoers. Luckily, topics in conversation, when I am present,  are usually free of the supernatural. . But somehow, recently, we got off on the topic of ghosts/spirits. It seems there are many stories among their crowd about ...
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Critical thinking
5 days ago5d

Posted by Realist9
I am surrounded by churchgoers. Luckily, topics in conversation, when I am present,  are usually free of the supernatural. . But somehow, recently, we got off on the topic of ghosts/spirits. It seems there are many stories among their crowd about ...
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Just for Laughs
5 days ago5d

Posted by tinkercreek
What we all wanted to see on Mars -
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News & Links
1 week ago1w

Posted by snytiger6
LINKHere’s How a Christian “Prophet” Made Some Hyper-Specific, Accurate Predictions | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by HippieChick58
Fey fei Part of speech: adjective Origin: Middle English, 9th century 1: Giving an impression of vague unworldliness. 2: Having supernatural powers of clairvoyance. Examples of Fey in a sentence "The meadow looked almost fey in the moonlight."...
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Quotes
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Marionville
“I tell you we are here on Earth to fart around, and don’t let anybody tell you different”.............Kurt Vonnegut.
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Silly, Random & Fun
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Surfpirate
For those who enjoy Star Trek.
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Religious Naturalism
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Word
I come out of Christianity of the sort that may of had lower formality(ritual) that something of Catholicism or orthodox. In part, I am trying to better understand the ideology behind Religious Nationalism. Is religious Naturalism about holding ...
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Posts
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by jeshuey
Also works on accordions...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
1 month ago1m

Posted by waitingforgodo
According to one source: "Agnosticism is the view that the existence of God, of the divine or the supernatural is unknown or unknowable. Another definition provided is the view that "human reason is incapable of providing sufficient rational grounds ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
1 month ago1m

Posted by racocn8
Cool fireworks!!!
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Music, Movies & Books
1 month ago1m

Posted by Quark
At the tail end of my time as a Christian, I was in a dark place, clawing at anything to make me feel a sense of the supernatural again. I had my doubts, but was resistant to letting go. I stumbled across this song a while back (after my ...
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Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary
Jan 3Jan 3

Posted by BTHT
Hello All! New member here. I have always been interested in collecting "rocks" and tend to look for and pick up something on almost every hike. First question... What is a good material to "display" them on? I have a table under my monitor and ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by UrsiMajor
Modern problems require modern restraining orders
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jan 1Jan 1

Posted by snytiger6
LINKChristian Minister: A Boy at My Youth Camp Literally Flew Through the Air | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Just for Laughs
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by OldMetalHead
Bill, is that you?
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36 Questions
Dec 28, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FlippantLlama
Happy Monday Everyone! I have so much paper for the recycling bin! Do you recycle? How? Maybe we can learn from you!
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News & Links
Dec 28, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKData Shows White Evangelicals Are Just as Cruel as Donald Trump on Immigration | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Trump Pinata
Dec 24, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Yeah america for sale
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Politics
Dec 16, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJoe Biden 'Will Be Removed One Way or Another,' Alex Jones Tells Pro-Trump March
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News & Links
Dec 13, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCatholics' involvement in death penalty killing spree is scandalous | National Catholic Reporter
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News & Links
Dec 13, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCOVID-Denying TN GOP Lawmaker Asks God for “Miracle” to Help Him Overcome COVID | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Philosophy & Meaning
Dec 10, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by LifeIsEnough
I recognize within me the animal that is drawn to nature's cycles. I recognize my delight at pretty flowers, sparkly objects, fire, flowing water, and the natural world around me. That being said, I do not believe such things are paranormal, ...
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Dec 9, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by JoeB
Glassmaking in early Umayyad Spain. The processes of innovation and transfer of skills are fundamental concerns in the study of past technologies. The advent of ancient technologies and the adoption of new ones are ...
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Trump Pinata
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by TheGreatShadow
Some more words of wisdom from our old friend Vicente! I was looking to see if there was anything new from him. Nothing new, but I have not seen this one. It made me laugh when the host asked what type of wall Mexico would pay for. He also accidently...
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"Positive Vibes"
Dec 8, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by BeeHappy
My favorite pair... 🤓
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Silly, Random & Fun
Dec 6, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPastor Rick Joyner: When I Had COVID, I Sat Face-to-Face with God for 15 Days | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Religious Naturalism
Dec 5, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by skado
If you’re squeamish about religious language you’ll probably want to scroll past this one. My first impression was that this guy is a religious literalist, and I have no patience for that. Something made me hang in there a little longer and ...
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Just for Laughs
Dec 3, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
Ever been in this situation
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Out Of The Illusion
Dec 1, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Economic Update: No Matter Who Wins On this week’s show, Prof. Wolff presents the following short updates: Inspire Brands buys Dunkin Donuts, as big firms grow while medium and small firms die; private US capitalism is now on "life-support" ...
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Food Glorious Food
Nov 29, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Freespirit64
I've been on a quest for a good flour free crust for my quiches and this latest one is the best so far. I've been trying to make it as healthy as possible and still be edible. I'm still wanting to make it a bit thinner. These types of crusts are ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Nov 28, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Robecology
Bill Maher summed up his show season by comparing cults...the religulous and the Trumpsters.
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Memes R Us
Nov 27, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Petter
Admit to anything but Trump....
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Trump Pinata
Nov 27, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINK‘Mini desk. Tiny hands. Small soul’: Trump mocked for giving speech at little table | US news | The Guardian
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Politics
Nov 27, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPreacher: Even If the Prophets Were Wrong About Trump Winning, It Doesn’t Matter | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Nov 25, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by waitingforgodo
Are you a strong agnostic, a medium agnostic or a weak agnostic? Where are you on this scale? 10. I believe in God(s), supreme being(s) or higher power(s). 9. Strongly agnostic, the existence of God, of the divine or the supernatural is unknown or ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 24, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by davers
Pother noun a heated discussion, debate, or argument; fuss; to-do.
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General & Hellos
Nov 21, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Mitch07102
As someone who prefers minimalist design in architecture, I love this house by George Suyama. Early on he identifies the need to avoid "visual noise", something all too common. I could easily live happily in a home like this. Presented by one of my ...
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Family & Parenting
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HumanBeinme
My 89 year old mother is a strict Catholic and has known for several years that I do not believe in anything supernatural. Today as we visited she showed me a souvenir photo of John Paul II from her visit to the Vatican on April 1, 2005. She and ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
DUENDE doo-EN-dey Part of speech: noun Origin: Spanish, late 19th century 1: A quality of passion and inspiration. 2: In the folklore of Spain, Portugal, Latin America, and the Philippines, a supernatural being or spirit resembling a pixie or imp....
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Quotes
Nov 14, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Marionville
“The only reason people do not know much is because they do not care to know. They are incurious. Incuriousity is the oddest and most foolish failing there is”............Stephen Fry.
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Rockhounds, Gem Club, Mineral Collectors, Lapidary
Nov 13, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Hathacat
"Kiwi" Calcite on Petrified Wood from Garfield County, Utah.
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News & Links
Nov 13, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKEvangelical said COVID-19 might be a 'wake-up call' from God for female 'fornication' dies of ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Nov 9, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Davekp
A cameo I missed. Must be the Director’s Cut.
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Just for Laughs
Nov 7, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by St-Sinner
What is going on? Why is the world so happy?
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Biden 2020
Nov 6, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
We need to talk about Stacy Abrams. This woman was robbed of her governorship in Georgia. She turned it around and now she has flipped Georgia blue. Hopefully she can do the same for 2 Senate runoff candidates in Georgia. Hot damn.
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Just for Laughs
Nov 4, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Triphid
Mrs Wong has just given birth to her first child. She shows their new daughter to her husband, Mr. Wong, and he notices that his daughter has blond hair, blue eyes and very white skin. The nurse asks Mr. Wong, " What name are giving this daughter of ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Nov 4, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by JackPedigo
Thaumaturge: one who practices magic or sorcery. “From the latest Atlantic” “The Bible without Miracles” an essay on the Jeffersonian bible. One interesting paragraph: "The message minus the mumbo jumbo: that’s what Jefferson was after. ...
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Oddities and Anomalies
Nov 1, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
Colonoscopy in a pill is here to stay.
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Vegan\Vegetarian World
Nov 1, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Wildgreens
Palm Oil Ban
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Paranormal, spiritual, UFO, etc.
Oct 24, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by DenoPenno
Yesterday I went to a local business that is run by the family of the now deceased owner. I knew the owner well and asked his family if they also owned the big metal building the business was in. One daughter replied that they did. I said that if it ...
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News & Links
Oct 21, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by TheMiddleWay
LINKThe Amazing Randi, Famed Magician and Escapologist, Dies at 92 | Hollywood Reporter
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Music Fans
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Marionville
Tonight at bedtime I’m posting an Italian singer who is a world superstar and whose voice I’ve been in love with for a couple of decades...Laura Pausini. - Vivimi ...which means Strong in English. She is one of a handful of artists that I can ...
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Politics
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Trumpcare does not exist!!! More lies and deception from trump and the obstructionist republican fascists!!! Yet it has not stop health insurance corporations from selling supplemental plans which do not even cover preexisting conditions or basic ...
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Posts
Oct 17, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
All day I drill holes in metal and bolt them together... At first it's boring, but then it's riveting.
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Trump Pinata
Oct 15, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by BirdMan1
Trump's Aparatchick Nunes Must Go!
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News & Links
Oct 14, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKIndigenous Peoples' Day: These are the states that have ditched Columbus Day - CNN
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Politics
Oct 3, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKFacebook bans accounts linked to Roger Stone and far-right Proud Boys - Axios
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Philosophy & Meaning
Oct 1, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Pedrohbds
LINKIgnosticism
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Politics
Sep 30, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKCan Someone Please Translate This Christian Argument in Support of Donald Trump? | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Silly, Random & Fun
Sep 30, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by whiskywoman
truisms some make me cry but they all make us think
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Posts
Sep 27, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by TheHitch
It’s all probability. Why believe in “destiny”? It’s very much akin to religious supernatural beliefs. So a person survives the 9/11 attack because he missed his train to get to the tower. So it is his destiny to be spared? 3000+ other ...
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Religious Naturalism
Sep 26, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Word
I have also posted this in my group. "Mynd Storm Group" Considering "all things natural", is there not some things superior with in nature? Nature as we see it for billions of years has not produced technology as we have seen man make in recent years with ...
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Mynd Storm
Sep 26, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Word
Nature made versus man made
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Music, Movies & Books
Sep 24, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by TimothySkaggs
I've been reading this graphic horror novel called, the ice cream man. its great because every issue is a different story. and the ice cream man is a sinister supernatural antity i give it 2 👍👍
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Religious Naturalism
Sep 24, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by skado
Michael Dowd on post-doom thinking and living (sans supernatural ideation). .
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Jewish by Culture
Sep 20, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by kmaz
A few questions for others in the area of personal difficulties they may have encountered in moving away from Jewish belief, and whether to reject all involvement with all Jewish culture. I'm wondering if others here can comment on their own ...
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Sep 16, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by azzow2
I had ordered this device, the name on the device must have went right past me because I was looking at the functionality of the thing and not the name brand. You can't use it to phone home it does vibrate though GALAX PRO 22000 OPM
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Music, Movies & Books
Sep 14, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by CaliLogic
Audiopharmacy - Solidarity My first post to the music group. I hope you guys like it!
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Jewish by Culture
Sep 13, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by kmaz
Musical Theater question Any strong views here on Godspell (music and lyrics: Schwarz) (Playwright: Tebelak) Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Weber/Rice) Jesus Christ SuperStar (Weber/Rice) Godspell was the first or second show I ever ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 12, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by AgeofReason
I confided to a friend that a mutual acquaintance of ours had wronged me. Enough that I will no longer associate with this person. My friend attempted to comfort me by saying she will pray for me and pray for karma to pay our acquaintance back for ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 10, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by skado
The Religious Naturalism Group celebrates its 50th member! Join us for discussions of philosophy, psychology, art, and as Christopher Hitchens said, "the numinous" as distinct from the supernatural. .
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Culteral Anthropology - My own take
Sep 7, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by WilliamCharles
In telling my roommate of my recent FB ban for quoting Goering, she steered it into one should never quote Nazis for anything because of the supernatural darkness inherent in their very existence. Like he who must not be mentioned. I countered that ...
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Atheist News Network
Sep 4, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by AtheistNews
I think many people are humanists without realising it. Humanism feels to me like a very natural and simple philosophy. At the heart of it is an approach to the world and the self that is rational. There’s no cooked-up mystery, no smoke and ...
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Liberal/Progressive Party
Sep 2, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by LuvLayne
I'm 57. Never in my life have I seen what America is becoming. The difference? trump and his toxic rhetoric giving permission to hate. “I don’t think a lot of Americans understand how fragile ...
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Health & Happiness
Aug 30, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by xyz123
I haven't logged on for a few months. I spent 4 weeks in 2 hospitals, 2 weeks in a rehab facility. I have heart issues. Several heart attacks, stents, impella, bypasses. I did not know I was this sick until I collapsed. No stereo-typical pain. I'm ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Aug 30, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Marionville
FEY. - Adjective...1) giving the impression of vague unworldliness or mystery “a rather fey romantic novelist”; to behave in a shy, childish or unpredictable way; appearing to be under a spell or enchanted. 2) having supernatural powers of...
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Quotes
Aug 28, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Hages
"Blasphemy: A law to protect an All-Powerful, supernatural Deity from getting it's feelings hurt." - Ricky Gervais
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Posts
Aug 19, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by glennlab
/Bad luck on dating sites
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Posts
Aug 17, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by OldMetalHead
We're witnessing a clinic on how dictatorships start.
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Aug 16, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by GROG
There are many well known atheists, agnostics and scientists who have said, and without much emphasis, that the supernatural doesn't exist. This to me, is the most important because the supernatural is where all immaterial entities reside. ...
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Photography
Aug 12, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Angelamelek
A few plant images from Cairns Botanical Garden... it is a wonderful tropical place bursting with growth and colour. If you ever find yourself in that part of the world it is defiantly worth a walk around.
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Philosophy & Meaning
Aug 9, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by thundergod
. . . just because I am cognizant of my existence and capable of abstract thought, does it indicate a supernatural element? superstition is ignorant and immature, I am not afraid to die alone in a cold universe devoid of meaning, when the cold, dark...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 9, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Gwendolyn2018
Latest creation! I think this is the second time that I have adapted someone else's pattern, but this quilt is highly adaptable and the color choice alone personalizes it.
9 comments
Just for Laughs
Aug 7, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by dermot235
This is from a satirical comedy TV series in Ireland
4 comments
Trump Pinata
Aug 7, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by OldMetalHead
Even funnier that it's on Fox News.
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General & Hellos
Aug 5, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
John Pilger reveals more warmongering US propaganda he believes will lead to nuclear bombing of China
12 comments
Religion & Spirituality
Aug 4, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by waitingforgodo
What do you think are the reasons why some people believe in supernatural beings, some others don't, and some can't decide?
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 2, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Hcodder
You got to love some MM.
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Psychology
Jul 31, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by yvilletom
Assertiveness briefly defined: 1) being able to say “I like . . . .” 2) being able to say “I don’t like . . . .”, and 3) being able to say “Stop that!” An assertiveness course I took 45 years ago boiled down to those. I will never ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Jul 27, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Will the use (especially FB) of AI change election(s) ? why/not ?
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Photography
Jul 24, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by racocn8
Recent pics... 1&3) Cactus Flower, 2) Cactus Pad, 4) Marigolds, 5) L.W. Cactus Flower; 6) Trichomes on leaves; 7&8) Cabbage Butterfly eggs?
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Posts
Jul 24, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by ninjarider1
If you don't think this is "possible", you haven't been paying attention.
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jul 20, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by PickledRick
Unusual uses for ordinary items
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Jul 17, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by OldGoat43
FIGHTING FOR LEGALIZATION South Carolina Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Jaime Harrison, who is running against—and out-fundraising—Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC), supports legalizing marijuana. “I think we should ...
3 comments
Singles/Mingle/Chat
Jul 15, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by azzow2
I am binge-watching Supernatural and today this seen comes this could be the new classical. Season 11 Episode 9. I could not find a clip this picture and caption are on it. She is trying to locate her brother (god) Amara, after praying: It’s not ...
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Music, Movies & Books
Jul 9, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Fred_Snerd
Martin Garrix & Matisse & Sadko - Together | Tomorrowland 2017
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Politics
Jul 8, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by floWteiuQ
Klaatu's Speech: I am leaving soon and you'll forgive me if I speak bluntly. The universe grows smaller every day and the threat of aggression by any group anywhere can no longer be tolerated. There must be security for all or no one is secure. Now ...
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Posts
Jul 6, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Cutiebeauty
Spank me!!
7 comments
News & Links
Jun 28, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKPeople Are Angry That the Archbishop of Canterbury Said Jesus Wasn’t White | Beth Stoneburner | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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