[LMB] OT: Re: Politics??? Or the nature of reality?

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 16 23:48:40 BST 2021


I agree. January 6 is a perfect example of such idiocy.

On Wed, Jun 16, 2021, 6:16 AM WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

>
>
> > On Jun 15, 2021, at 11:21 PM, Raymond Collins <rcrcoll6 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > I have a friend who owns a Airbnb and she's currently hosting a group of
> > Fundamentalist Baptists at her place. Well, she overheard the leader
> giving
> > a lecture against evolution and a 13.8 billion year old universe in favor
> > of the biblical universe and the evils of science. Incidentally he has a
> > cell phone. I said, if he thinks science is evil then all the byproducts
> of
> > science should be evil like his cellphone. We had a brief chuckle.
>
> Voltaire: “Those Who Can Make You Believe Absurdities, Can Make You Commit
> Atrocities”
>
> So those attitudes are  perhaps a matter for dread rather than laughter.
>
>
>> “That which doesn’t make us stronger kills us.”
>
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