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Forum: Non-USA & General Politics Yesterday, 11:54 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By Mojo
I’ve just seen Boris on the telly, talking about...

I’ve just seen Boris on the telly, talking about “the spirit of service to other people”.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 11:37 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
Doesn’t answer the question. You claimed that...

Doesn’t answer the question. You claimed that “the sound you hear is directly from the light source”, but then admitted that you had no way of knowing what direction the sound came from. Now you say...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 11:29 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
Because the aliens didn’t want you?

Because the aliens didn’t want you?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 12:42 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
How do you know this, if you don’t know where the...

How do you know this, if you don’t know where the sound came from?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 8th August 2022, 11:55 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
Is the sound recording in stereo?

Is the sound recording in stereo?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 7th August 2022, 02:10 AM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
Why would a power company want to say that an...

Why would a power company want to say that an outage caused by an alien spacecraft was the result of a bat flying into their equipment?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 7th August 2022, 01:53 AM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
Of course not, your argument depends on not...

Of course not, your argument depends on not knowing (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argument_from_ignorance).
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 7th August 2022, 01:03 AM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
As Ford Prefect said, “they find some isolated...

As Ford Prefect said, “they find some isolated spot with very few people around, then land right by some poor unsuspecting soul, who no one’s ever going to believe, and then strut up and down in...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 7th August 2022, 12:40 AM
Replies: 514
Views: 4,765
Posted By Mojo
“You can’t explain this, therefore aliens” has a...

“You can’t explain this, therefore aliens” has a massive non-sequitur at its heart.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 3rd August 2022, 11:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,421
Posted By Mojo
Is the other one light years?

Is the other one light years?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 2nd August 2022, 11:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 409
Posted By Mojo
General UK Politics III - Dumb and Dumber

Most of the ones that were implemented as UK legislation will have been Statutory Instruments made under section 2(2) of the European Communities Act 1972 so won’t generally have needed a vote. And...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th July 2022, 04:18 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 5,907
Posted By Mojo
The expression “the love that dare not speak its...

The expression “the love that dare not speak its name” is fortunately obsolete in civilised countries.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th July 2022, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
But were you allowed to be a member?

But were you allowed to be a member?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th July 2022, 04:12 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 5,907
Posted By Mojo
No way am I getting involved in that sort of ****...

No way am I getting involved in that sort of **** storm.




Bollocks. You’re trying to say that certain relationships don’t deserve the same respect as others.

No, you are actually saying it.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 28th July 2022, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
As I have often tried to explain to people,...

As I have often tried to explain to people, “parental choice” didn’t allow parents to choose the school their kids went to, it allows schools to choose the pupils they wanted.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th July 2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 5,907
Posted By Mojo
It’s not that long ago that homosexuality was...

It’s not that long ago that homosexuality was regarded as a mental illness.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 28th July 2022, 03:56 PM
Replies: 351
Views: 5,907
Posted By Mojo
“Facts”?

“Facts”?
Forum: USA Politics 27th July 2022, 11:14 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,575
Posted By Mojo
Begging the question.

Begging the question.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 27th July 2022, 10:44 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
Military intelligence strikes again!

Military intelligence strikes again!
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 27th July 2022, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
I don’t know, if we had someone like that as...

I don’t know, if we had someone like that as Prime Minister you wouldn’t want anyone to find out about it, would you? We’d be a global laughing stock.

Oh.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 27th July 2022, 12:12 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
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Posted By Mojo
Ginger replied: If you have something...

Ginger replied:



If you have something else in mind, please explain.[/QUOTE]


But that would be stupid. We’re back to the definition that was offered as a joke earlier in the thread: “a...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 27th July 2022, 12:06 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
When used as a unit of time in this way, how long...

When used as a unit of time in this way, how long is a lightyear?[/QUOTE]




Try reading the question again, and see if you can figure it out.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th July 2022, 11:25 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
He was unaware of a cake sneaking up on him.

He was unaware of a cake sneaking up on him.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 26th July 2022, 11:19 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
The specific example used in this thread was,...

The specific example used in this thread was, "Light from that distant galaxy took 10 lightyears to get here." “Lightyear”, in that sentence, must be a lot longer than a year, quite possibly a...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 26th July 2022, 11:11 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
Indeed it does, so let’s have a look at them. ...

Indeed it does, so let’s have a look at them.

Speed is distance over time; time is, well, time.

So a light year is distance/time X time.

What are we left with once we cancel those out?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 26th July 2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
Are you saying that a lightyear is a measure of...

Are you saying that a lightyear is a measure of speed?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 26th July 2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
Well, for a start, when someone is talking about...

Well, for a start, when someone is talking about light from a galaxy taking 10 lightyears to get here. That would make a lightyear, at an absolute minimum, about 2,500 years. If they were talking...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 26th July 2022, 05:09 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
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Posted By Mojo
It is in East Finchley.

It is in East Finchley.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 26th July 2022, 12:09 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
Be fair, they might just be morons.

Be fair, they might just be morons.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th July 2022, 11:27 PM
Replies: 3,195
Views: 228,595
Posted By Mojo
https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/nov/08/d...

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/nov/08/dominic-raab-dover-calais-brexit-uk-france
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 25th July 2022, 02:15 PM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
That’s what living in London is like: you don’t...

That’s what living in London is like: you don’t know the first thing about your next-door neighbour.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 24th July 2022, 11:52 PM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
It could be a bar of chocolate.

It could be a bar of chocolate.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 24th July 2022, 12:34 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
So, back to the question: When used as a...

So, back to the question:


When used as a unit of time in this way, how long is a lightyear?
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 24th July 2022, 12:30 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
http://www.thegoonshow.net/scripts_show.asp?title=...

http://www.thegoonshow.net/scripts_show.asp?title=s06e06_rommels_treasure
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 24th July 2022, 12:20 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
If we don’t know how long it is, it isn’t going...

If we don’t know how long it is, it isn’t going to be much use as a measure of time.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd July 2022, 11:37 PM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
SG has given an example, though, where it seems...

SG has given an example, though, where it seems to be used as a specific unit of time: "Light from that distant galaxy took 10 lightyears to get here."

How long would that be in years?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd July 2022, 11:04 PM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
When used as a measure of time, how long is a...

When used as a measure of time, how long is a light-year?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd July 2022, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3,195
Views: 228,595
Posted By Mojo
Did we even have any?

Did we even have any?
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
And therefore, neither does his imaginary friend.

And therefore, neither does his imaginary friend.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd July 2022, 06:19 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
So they’ll all be voting for both, unless they...

So they’ll all be voting for both, unless they abstain.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd July 2022, 05:14 AM
Replies: 3,195
Views: 228,595
Posted By Mojo
It was completely foreseen, but the Brexiteers...

It was completely foreseen, but the Brexiteers called it “Project Fear”.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 05:03 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
“16 We verily created man and We know what his...

“16 We verily created man and We know what his soul whispereth to him, and We are nearer to him than his jugular vein.
17 When the two Receivers receive (him), seated on the right hand and on the...
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 23rd July 2022, 04:15 AM
Replies: 3,119
Views: 90,933
Posted By Mojo
I think you could probably vote for both.

I think you could probably vote for both.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 04:07 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
What does the Quran say about it? What test do...

What does the Quran say about it? What test do you propose to determine whether what the Quran says is correct?




Link, please, to where “Prof. Hawking’s Penrose” has proved and said this.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 23rd July 2022, 03:58 AM
Replies: 369
Split Thread: What is a light-year
Views: 7,949
Posted By Mojo
“Fortunately for us folks, a bare ten miles away,...

“Fortunately for us folks, a bare ten miles away, the US sixth cavalry were in the area. And a bare ten miles in America is equal to three fully-clothed miles in France!” - Neddie Seagoon
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 03:52 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
If, as you claim...

If, as you claim (http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/showthread.php?postid=13847780#post13847780), the Quran says that DNA is a molecule that receives and stores all our actions, then I am...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 03:46 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
No, as far as I am aware none of us is an expert...

No, as far as I am aware none of us is an expert in interpreting the Quran. But you claim to be. All we are asking is that you use your own expertise to provide an example of the information that is...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 03:40 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
Come on, Saeed, support your claim. You claim...

Come on, Saeed, support your claim. You claim that the Quran describes future scientific discoveries; give us a testable prediction about a future scientific discovery, derived from the Quran. You...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 03:31 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
Spherical nonsense.

Spherical nonsense.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 23rd July 2022, 03:30 AM
Replies: 3,451
Views: 156,178
Posted By Mojo
You are blatantly begging the question. ...

You are blatantly begging the question.

Your god’s understanding of DNA cannot be any better than that of whoever is writing about your god at the time. Hence the Quran as originally written...
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