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Post by odo banks on Sun Nov 27, 2011 10:10 pm

That's the disturbing thing, I didn't... (You know he is willing to let bygones be bygones in regard to the Coal Scuttle... I thought he had been touched by Eru, but now I think he's just gone Crazy! And not "normal" McTyrant crazy neither... He'll be kicked out of his Clan if he's not careful!)

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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Mon Jan 09, 2012 10:23 pm

lol! I have a walk in cupboard full of books!! (Its juts a big storage cupboard with shelves really), a shelf full in my living room, another two shelves in the hall cupboard and several scattered around the bedroom.

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Post by chris63 on Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:35 pm

Dino footprints 190m years old. Not bad to say the worlds only 6000yrs old (Genesis)

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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:43 pm

Ah but its all a trick by the devil to confuse you Chris! Very Happy

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Post by Kafria on Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:48 pm

No no no

God just made it look like the earth was older than it is! Very Happy

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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:49 pm

Bit of a prankster then this God chappie? Suspect Explains sex though.

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Post by Kafria on Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:50 pm

Would seem so!

(It is the argument I have heard put forward by quite serious (and intelligent) people!)

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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Mon Jan 23, 2012 9:53 pm

Why do they think an old appearing planet requires fossils of things which never existed to make it seem old? Geology would have done without the dinosaurs surely? Why invent things that never were and hide them in the ground? Thats mad that is.

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Post by chris63 on Mon Jan 23, 2012 11:22 pm

No arguments from me there Petty.
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Post by odo banks on Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:04 am

Eru works in mysterious ways too, but he never made up absurd creatures, then made them extinct, then pretended they were old! Eru is a much more Sensible God. That's why I worship him. Very Happy

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Post by Amarië on Tue Jan 24, 2012 8:24 am

One has to be terrified of a a religion who thinks The Flintstones is historically accurate. I certainly am. pale

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Post by Orwell on Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:13 am

Amarië wrote:One has to be terrified of a a religion who thinks The Flintstones is historically accurate. I certainly am. pale

Okay. That flew over my head -- whoooooosh --- straight over! Suspect

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Post by Amarië on Tue Jan 24, 2012 11:37 am

Here's a picture from the Creation Museum. Apparently dinosaurs were also on Noah's Ark.
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Post by David H on Tue Jan 24, 2012 4:06 pm

Pettytyrant101 wrote:Why do they think an old appearing planet requires fossils of things which never existed to make it seem old? Geology would have done without the dinosaurs surely? Why invent things that never were and hide them in the ground? Thats mad that is.

"But don't you understand? The Devil did all that to challenge your faith! Mad"

I know some of these people. They're looking for simplicity and certainty in their lives, and scientific curiousity makes their heads hurt. They see no practical use in questioning whether dinosaurs had feathers or not, or who went extinct when. Fair enough. It only becomes an issue for me when they start trying to dictate to the schools and libraries.
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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Wed Jan 25, 2012 12:58 am

This is just way freaky!

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1. Stare at the red dot on the girl’s nose for 30 seconds
2. Turn your eyes towards the wall/roof or somewhere else on a plain surface
3. Keep blinking your eyes quickly!
4. What can you see?

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Post by Orwell on Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:08 am

You're right. I see a honey too! Very Happy

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Post by Orwell on Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:10 am

Hey! That time.... whaaaaa???? Shocked She doesn't even really look like the girl in your photo! Shocked


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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:11 am

Tis witchcraft! Or science. But its freaking my head out either way.

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Post by Orwell on Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:12 am

The Coven at work? Suspect

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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:13 am

I dunno but its making me want to hide in my barrel and drink a lot of buckie till it stops happening.

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Post by Eldorion on Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:07 am

That's really cool! I've seen similar tricks done by reversing all the colors but nothing quite like that, and nothing that involved blinking. I suspect that the colors of the three dots had something to do with the illusion. Smile
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Post by Pettytyrant101 on Wed Jan 25, 2012 2:56 am

I supsect the colours must have something to do with it but its too damn weird- hows a person supposed to go about the world knowing their eyes and brain are just making it all up?! I demand rigidly defined areas of certainy and solidness in the universe!

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Post by chris63 on Wed Jan 25, 2012 4:44 am

Saw this a few weeks ago, thought it was pretty cool. Beyonce i think her name is. (i think. probably spelt wrong)
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