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Forum: Religion and Philosophy Yesterday, 11:56 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 3,988
Posted By Darat
You are now lying. You have said many times that...

You are now lying. You have said many times that the karma angels are tasked with ensuring the souls are taught all the lessons that are needed.

It is an inescapable fact that your beliefs mean...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 11:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 681
Posted By Darat
Looks like a metal stick post to me. But if we...

Looks like a metal stick post to me. But if we remove that from consideration there aren't enough fence posts in the UFO photo to match the claimed location. Whichever way you slice it there is...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 10:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 681
Posted By Darat
Good points Big Les. The identification of...

Good points Big Les.

The identification of the Harrier remains weak for me - all we have is the one line "confident that jet aircraft is a Harrier" - but we have nothing like a photo of sufficient...
Forum: USA Politics Yesterday, 07:44 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Darat
I've heard Trump has just found a pardon he did...

I've heard Trump has just found a pardon he did when he was president that he forgot to tell anyone about it - just because he didn't tell anyone at the time he had granted it doesn't mean it's not...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 07:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 681
Posted By Darat
I'm not too sure - considering how close the...

I'm not too sure - considering how close the shoreline is and the vegetation framing the photo I think it was took at eye height looking across the water.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 07:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 681
Posted By Darat
I've copied the photo from the article - the...

I've copied the photo from the article - the larger sized one. And noted a few things.

1) It is a colour photo - there is green in what appears to be the leaves in the vegetation, and there is...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal Yesterday, 06:42 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 681
Posted By Darat
Yep. Would have thought one of the first steps in...

Yep. Would have thought one of the first steps in analysing this if you were serious would be to go to the location and take new photographs.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events Yesterday, 06:18 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,568
Posted By Darat
No.

No.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy Yesterday, 04:09 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 3,988
Posted By Darat
Since this is about the answer to the problem of...

Since this is about the answer to the problem of evil and both of you claim to have the solution:
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 13th August 2022, 10:24 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 3,988
Posted By Darat
I was bored so... "....his world is the...

I was bored so...


"....his world is the realm of testing, of confronting oneself, and it is also the place where some small punishments or rewards begin to be offered. And every adversity or...
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 04:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,489
Posted By Darat
It’s your dogma, not the dogma of any of the...

It’s your dogma, not the dogma of any of the organised “liberal” political and campaigning groups.
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 04:01 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Darat
I was wondering if this was going to make him...

I was wondering if this was going to make him more or less likely to try for the next election. I think it’s whether he thinks being president would shield him or whether he thinks the next R...
Forum: USA Politics 13th August 2022, 03:57 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Darat
No - he would be too **** scared, remember at his...

No - he would be too **** scared, remember at his core he is an absolute coward.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 12th August 2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,568
Posted By Darat
Not good news:...

Not good news: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-62528689

…He was attacked on stage, and is now on a ventilator and unable to speak, Andrew Wylie said in a statement, adding that the...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 08:25 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
I need Galileo.

I need Galileo.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 04:12 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
You've realised that claiming the aliens are...

You've realised that claiming the aliens are using ion drives is funny.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 12th August 2022, 03:37 AM
Replies: 60
Split Thread: Condoms and Consent
Views: 1,360
Posted By Darat
Yes, why would anything change? If someone says...

Yes, why would anything change? If someone says "yes - if you wear a condom" and then you don't wear one then they didn't consent to having sex with you.
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 12th August 2022, 03:19 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 3,988
Posted By Darat
Right back at you again, again and again: ...

Right back at you again, again and again:



I was bored so...


"....his world is the realm of testing, of confronting oneself, and it is also the place where some small punishments or...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 03:17 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
Are you now changing your claim?

Are you now changing your claim?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 02:47 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
When and who? I've not read nor heard anything...

When and who? I've not read nor heard anything about this. How has this been kept so secret and how did you find out about it?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 02:43 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
A common theme is that the claimants will claim...

A common theme is that the claimants will claim the aliens are using our current cutting edge technology for example: "...My theory .....it's an ion propulsion system people claim they hang around...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 02:15 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
The only one I can see in this thread doing that...

The only one I can see in this thread doing that is yourself e.g. "...My theory based on other peoples reports is that they are silent unless close up within a few meters, it's an ion propulsion...
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 12th August 2022, 01:57 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
What am I meant to be figuring out? I thought it...

What am I meant to be figuring out? I thought it was your claim and your evidence?
Forum: USA Politics 12th August 2022, 01:52 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Darat
I know this is wrong as I am being rational and...

I know this is wrong as I am being rational and there is probably no rational answer - but why on earth wouldn't he have just said "send FedEx around to collect tomorrow" and be done with it?
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 11th August 2022, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
No the stumbling block is that your video does...

No the stumbling block is that your video does not require aliens.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 11th August 2022, 07:23 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
And you have to say visiting the Earth in a way...

And you have to say visiting the Earth in a way we can't detect.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 11th August 2022, 06:58 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
That does not address why from what you have...

That does not address why from what you have given us as your evidence i.e. those unusual parts it means aliens caused those unusual phenomena.
Forum: USA Politics 11th August 2022, 05:50 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Darat
FTFY

FTFY
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 11th August 2022, 05:23 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
I have read the thread and you have not posted...

I have read the thread and you have not posted anything that ties an unusual video recording into a conclusion that requires it to be aliens.
Forum: General Skepticism and The Paranormal 11th August 2022, 04:30 AM
Replies: 1,218
Views: 13,515
Posted By Darat
cjdelphi - let's say for the sake of argument...

cjdelphi - let's say for the sake of argument that you convince people that there is something very unusual in what you recorded. How do you then get to aliens from that?
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 11th August 2022, 03:47 AM
Replies: 60
Split Thread: Condoms and Consent
Views: 1,360
Posted By Darat
What's the point you are trying to make?

What's the point you are trying to make?
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 11th August 2022, 03:40 AM
Replies: 3,197
Views: 231,006
Posted By Darat
Apparently all Sunak's fault: Latest updates:...

Apparently all Sunak's fault: Latest updates: foreign secretary’s supporters accuse former chancellor of resisting changes to EU regulation as sixth hustings looms...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 11:38 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
I still don’t see it - they are both automated...

I still don’t see it - they are both automated systems that help with driving, one obviously more so, if such systems make a mistake it is the same type of mistake.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 01:09 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
Not seeing a different in class.

Not seeing a different in class.
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 11:17 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 44,293
Posted By Darat
There can be lots of reasons why someone may not...

There can be lots of reasons why someone may not do well at school but later on in life may do better. The campaign seems to be trying to ensure that kids aren't thinking they are a write-off because...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 11:12 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 2,639
Posted By Darat
None of these AIs beat every human every time,...

None of these AIs beat every human every time, even the famous first AlphaGo challenge lost 1 match against Lee Sedol.

Will they get better? Yes. Will they ever be able to win 100% of the time? No...
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 08:15 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,026
Posted By Darat
Shocked? Surprised? No - just find it amusing.

Shocked? Surprised? No - just find it amusing.
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 1,837
Views: 94,026
Posted By Darat
Donald J Trump: "If you're innocent, why are you...

Donald J Trump: "If you're innocent, why are you taking the Fifth Amendment?"

....Donald Trump declined to answer the New York attorney general’s questions, invoking his Fifth Amendment rights, he...
Forum: Social Issues & Current Events 10th August 2022, 07:53 AM
Replies: 504
Views: 44,293
Posted By Darat
I'm struggling to see what is wrong with the...

I'm struggling to see what is wrong with the police advert - looks to be part of a Scottish campaign across many sectors.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 07:51 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
Would you say if the traction control didn't...

Would you say if the traction control didn't prevent a skid, the car manufacturer is responsible for the traction control mistake?
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 02:41 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
I do think that sounds rather worrying if it is a...

I do think that sounds rather worrying if it is a fair an accurate summary of the test it failed. The article mentions this is a company that creates autonomous systems for car manufacturers i.e....
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th August 2022, 01:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 824
Posted By Darat
It's like all the stuff Jeremy Hunt has found out...

It's like all the stuff Jeremy Hunt has found out about NHS England and what needs to be done that he had no access to and couldn't possible have known in the 6 years he was the Health minister.
Forum: Non-USA & General Politics 10th August 2022, 01:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 824
Posted By Darat
I also trust Truss.... To screw everything...

I also trust Truss....

To screw everything up, to completely crash the UK economy, to....
Forum: USA Politics 10th August 2022, 01:43 AM
Replies: 966
Views: 21,405
Posted By Darat
Probably ordered it to be shredded so the FBI...

Probably ordered it to be shredded so the FBI couldn't get their hands on it!!!






;)
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 01:19 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/reported-...

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/reported-road-casualties-great-britain-motorcyclist-factsheet-2020/reported-road-casualties-in-great-britain-motorcycle-factsheet-2020

"...


the most...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 01:13 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
Why Tesla - surely it would be the driver's...

Why Tesla - surely it would be the driver's responsibility, as it is now? You won't get away with saying you skidded into another car and avoid responsibility because the automatic traction control...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 10th August 2022, 01:07 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 960
Posted By Darat
Self-drive cars are not going to be perfect in...

Self-drive cars are not going to be perfect in the real world because nothing is, the question is rather are they safe enough?

I'd say you'd have to analyse the data very carefully, I wouldn't be...
Forum: Religion and Philosophy 10th August 2022, 12:59 AM
Replies: 244
Views: 3,988
Posted By Darat
It is quite clear that for most if not all...

It is quite clear that for most if not all Christian churches that being evil doesn't stop you from being with god for eternity. So one answer to the "problem of evil" is that there isn't a problem...
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 9th August 2022, 09:57 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 2,639
Posted By Darat
Unless you believe that humans do something...

Unless you believe that humans do something unduplicable (because of some quality only found in humans) then for any game a human can play in principle an AI should be able to play as well or better.
Forum: Science, Mathematics, Medicine, and Technology 9th August 2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 2,639
Posted By Darat
One area I find quite fascinating is AIs playing...

One area I find quite fascinating is AIs playing a RTS game such as StarCraft 2, where the game space is practically "infinite". The AI is obviously hobbled - so can only do as many moves as a...
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