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Old 12th March 2020, 07:09 AM   #53
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Originally Posted by Belz... View Post
It's only straw if you misunderstand or misconstrue the scope of the analogy.
The scope is exactly the problem with the analogy. By trivializing the scope to a small, manageable area, it negates the very argument for a god, that it would by nature be undetectable within its creation.

Dragons in garages turn incomprehensible vastness into a silly trivial, to more easily ridicule. Textbook straw.

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect -Mark Twain
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