Wow did I misread the statement I initially responded to so harshly. (Having failed to review your profile before posting.)
That's obviously hyperbole, but he does make a good point about religious dogma around corpses holding back the advancement of medical science.
I loved watching the highlander on saturdays and thinking it was the best sword fighting on TV ever XD
Anti Fascist can not be Fascist ! Think !
Not a hill I care to die on. In some countries, it's healthier. In modern nations, it's a close race.
Never waste rubbermaid on bake sales. Go with gladware.
Dust is being moved about by millions of invisible fairies wearing T-shirts, and you expect a rational discussion?
"DNA is not code" based on whose authority, some biologist. Bill Gates will disagree and I think he knows a lot more about code than any biologist does. The bases of DNA do not arrange themselves by chemical necessity they can be arranged any order you want to put them so you have to explain who came up with the order. It's true the Bases on think so someone has to to arrange them in the proper way to contain the information they send to the machinery in the cell.
I think it is interesting that in the book of Revelation warnings are addressed to the churches in those areas saying, essentially, if you don't straighten up you will lose your "light". Seems they didn't straighten up.
I would ask if you feel that it is god that has brought us to this "better life" why has he left so many living in poverty and in fear of starvation and drought.
I'm going to get hate for this - but...
A service he offers to the public. I swear, you're being intentionally obtuse here.
You speak the truth. If we allow for our values and moral ethics to be shoved into a corner were in deep doo doo.