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Author Topic:   Brexit - Should they stay or should they go?
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Message 529 of 837 (849848)
03-23-2019 9:22 AM
Reply to: Message 528 by Tangle
03-22-2019 10:27 AM


Moving Quietly Towards The Exit (Brexit)
I need to catch up on this whole Brexit stuff. EvC needs a blood transfusion.

Perhaps Percy and I can Stir Up some new conversations. Tangle, can you explain to me in a nutshell what direction British politics is heading? (nevermind...I'm reading this whole topic now... I think I've found my answer)

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Chance as a real force is a myth. It has no basis in reality and no place in scientific inquiry. For science and philosophy to continue to advance in knowledge, chance must be demythologized once and for all. ~RC Sproul
"A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." ~Mark Twain "
~"If that's not sufficient for you go soak your head."~Faith

You can "get answers" by watching the ducks. That doesn't mean the answers are coming from them.~Ringo

Subjectivism may very well undermine Christianity.
In the same way that "allowing people to choose what they want to be when they grow up" undermines communism.
~Stile


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Phat
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Message 530 of 837 (849849)
03-23-2019 10:23 AM
Reply to: Message 499 by Tangle
03-12-2019 2:37 PM


Re: Brexit Deal Vote - The Latest
I love looking up your slang!

Chance as a real force is a myth. It has no basis in reality and no place in scientific inquiry. For science and philosophy to continue to advance in knowledge, chance must be demythologized once and for all. ~RC Sproul
"A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." ~Mark Twain "
~"If that's not sufficient for you go soak your head."~Faith

You can "get answers" by watching the ducks. That doesn't mean the answers are coming from them.~Ringo

Subjectivism may very well undermine Christianity.
In the same way that "allowing people to choose what they want to be when they grow up" undermines communism.
~Stile


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Phat
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Message 537 of 837 (849884)
03-24-2019 9:38 AM
Reply to: Message 534 by caffeine
03-24-2019 5:26 AM


Re: Moving Quietly Towards The Exit (Brexit)
Politics is so nutty yet fascinating. I used to think of it rather simplistically...that on one side you had liberals and on the other conservatives...forever bickering and accusing each other. This year as I watch my labor union grapple with the Corporate behemoths, I realize that I have learned several new things. 40% of union s themselves are conservative. Now I'm not sure if this statistic includes paid union leadership, but logic would show that there is a synthesis there as well.

How this applies to European politics and how European political ideology differs from US ideology is at the moment unclear. I need a class on the subject or at least a good Wiki article.


Chance as a real force is a myth. It has no basis in reality and no place in scientific inquiry. For science and philosophy to continue to advance in knowledge, chance must be demythologized once and for all. ~RC Sproul
"A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." ~Mark Twain "
~"If that's not sufficient for you go soak your head."~Faith

You can "get answers" by watching the ducks. That doesn't mean the answers are coming from them.~Ringo

Subjectivism may very well undermine Christianity.
In the same way that "allowing people to choose what they want to be when they grow up" undermines communism.
~Stile


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Phat
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Message 787 of 837 (864824)
10-17-2019 10:14 AM
Reply to: Message 785 by LamarkNewAge
10-17-2019 12:46 AM


Re: Albania & Serbia agreed to move toward open borders between the people.
I am not for closed borders, byt I am also not for unrestricted open borders. It will cause wars either way.

Chance as a real force is a myth. It has no basis in reality and no place in scientific inquiry. For science and philosophy to continue to advance in knowledge, chance must be demythologized once and for all. ~RC Sproul
"A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." ~Mark Twain "
~"If that's not sufficient for you go soak your head."~Faith

You can "get answers" by watching the ducks. That doesn't mean the answers are coming from them.~Ringo

“As the fear of God is the beginning of wisdom, so the denial of God is the height of foolishness.”
? R.C. Sproul, Essential Truths of the Christian Faith


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