[FoRK] Poll: I would rather my daughter married a Muslim than an Atheist

Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> on Fri Jun 22 12:36:14 PDT 2007

On Jun 22, 2007, at 1:20 PM, Lion Kimbro wrote:

> On 6/22/07, Jeff Bone <jbone at place.org> wrote:
>> On Jun 22, 2007, at 1:48 AM, Lion Kimbro wrote:
>>
>> >  Science is not a rock for finding answers to a lot of the
>> >  questions that perplex us.
>>
>> The scientific method --- or more generally, rationalism --- is the
>> only rock for finding answers to any question that has an objective
>> answer or requires agreement among individuals.
>>
>> For all other questions, you're on your own.
>>
>> jb
>
>  Somewhat agreed:
>
>  Science gives us the best rock solid ground for
>  questions that require an objective answer.
>
>  Science gives us the best rock solid ground for
>  questions that require agreement amongst individuals?

That requires agreement amongst individuals about some external fact  
or facts.

IMHO, that was a reasonable request for clarification....

jb


More information about the FoRK mailing list