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Subject:  Re: Atheism Date:  1/20/2013  10:34 PM
Author:  telegraph Number:  667449 of 844073

lowstudent:"Make believe?"



lowstudent:"It is an attempt to make logic of stuff there is no logical explanation of."

Like thunder..they invented Wodin hammering on his shield.....

Like floods and ships lost at sea...they invented Neptune

got it?

they were ignorant.

Same today.


Lowstudent:"Someone fits the pieces together and comes to a different conclusion."

No , usually it's 'there's a void, so let's make up an answer for it'.


lowstudent: Same situation existed for a long time with a lot of stuff with a lot of wrong and alternate theories with lots of them having some kernel that was part of the solution eventually but laughably wrong."

So Neptune had a 'kernel' of truth