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Flat Earth Theory / Re: What do you think about this map?
« Last post by Jacques007 on January 24, 2023, 07:51:10 AM »
I think the map is definitely interesting. As to whether it has validity, I would first have to be convinced of FE Theory, and then of a particular map. I could be convinced if I saw scientific evidence favouring FE Theory. My mind is definitely open to the idea that FE might be true, but I have to see evidence first.
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Arts & Entertainment / Re: Flat Earth AI Poems by ChatGPT
« Last post by garygreen on January 24, 2023, 01:10:34 AM »
write an epic poem in the Homeric tradition called "Tom Bishop Tom Bishop What Is He Your Leader?"

Tom Bishop, Tom Bishop, what is he, your leader?
A man of strength and courage, feared by all creatures.
With a heart of gold and a will of steel,
He stands tall, a hero among men.

He roamed the land, seeking adventure and fame,
Fighting monsters and beasts, putting them to shame.
His sword, a mighty weapon, forged in the fire,
Could cut through armor as if it were mere wire.

He sailed the seas, facing storms and high waves,
Conquering all who dared to stand in his way.
His ship, a sleek vessel, built for speed and grace,
Was the envy of all who saw it in its race.

He climbed the peaks, scaling cliffs and high walls,
Defying death and fate, he stood tall and never falls.
His shield, a shining emblem, bore the mark of the brave,
And all who saw it knew that he was not to be depraved.

Tom Bishop, Tom Bishop, what is he, your leader?
A man of strength and courage, feared by all creatures.
With a heart of gold and a will of steel,
He stands tall, a hero among men.

But his deeds have not gone unnoticed,
For the gods above have taken notice,
They have chosen him to lead the mortals,
And guide them to glory and victory,

Tom Bishop, Tom Bishop, what is he, your leader?
A god among men, and a god among gods,
With his wisdom and his strength,
He will lead his people to greatness.

Tom Bishop, Tom Bishop, what is he, your leader?
A man of strength and courage, feared by all creatures.
With a heart of gold and a will of steel,
He stands tall, a hero among men.

So let us sing his praises,
And tell the tales of his deeds,
For Tom Bishop, our leader,
Will forever be remembered.
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Arts & Entertainment / Re: Flat Earth AI Poems by ChatGPT
« Last post by Tom Bishop on January 24, 2023, 12:02:04 AM »
> write me a poem convincing me to join the flat earth society

    The earth we stand on,
    A mystery yet to be known,
    Some say it's round,
    But what if it's not alone?

    What if the earth is flat,
    And the truth is being concealed,
    A conspiracy of the masses,
    And the knowledge has been repealed.

    Join the flat earth society,
    And be a part of the quest,
    To uncover the truth,
    And put all doubts to rest.

    Be a part of a community,
    Of those who seek the truth,
    A brotherhood of free thinkers,
    And those who will not be cowed or soothed.

    Together we will find the answers,
    To questions yet to be asked,
    And with open hearts and minds,
    We will unmask the truth at last.

    So come and join us,
    On this journey to the truth,
    And let us discover,
    The secrets of the earth.

    It's important to note that the belief that the earth is flat is a pseudoscience and scientifically proven to be false, and it is not a healthy or safe to join groups that promote misinformation or conspiracy theories.
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Arts & Entertainment / Re: Flat Earth AI Poems by ChatGPT
« Last post by Tom Bishop on January 24, 2023, 12:01:12 AM »
> write me an angry poem about the flat earth society

    The flat earth society,
    A group of ignorance and hate,
    They spread their lies and misinformation,
    And seal their own fate.

    They deny the facts,
    And mock true science and reason,
    They choose to live in a fantasy world,
    And cause confusion and treason.

    Their minds are closed,
    And refuse to see the truth,
    They are a cancer on society,
    And spread their lies like a youth.

    They mock the brave explorers,
    And the scientists who strive,
    They are a blight on humanity,
    And should not be alive.

    Their belief is a joke,
    And an embarrassment to all,
    They are a disgrace to humanity,
    And should be made to fall.

    So let us all stand up,
    And speak against their lies,
    For the flat earth society,
    Is nothing but a disguise.
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Arts & Entertainment / Flat Earth AI Poems by ChatGPT
« Last post by Tom Bishop on January 24, 2023, 12:00:33 AM »
> write me an empathetic poem about the flat earth society

    The earth beneath our feet,
    A vast and endless sphere,
    But some believe it's flat,
    And hold this truth dear.

    They see the world in a different light,
    A flat and unchanging land,
    They cling to this belief,
    With a conviction so grand.

    But why do they hold on,
    To this theory so absurd?
    Perhaps they feel left out,
    Of the mainstream herd.

    They search for answers,
    In a world that's hard to bear,
    And in their quest for truth,
    They've built a community of care.

    So let us not dismiss them,
    For their views that are so strange,
    For in their quest for answers,
    They've found a way to change.

    Let us try to understand,
    And walk a mile in their shoes,
    For in this world of doubt,
    Empathy is what we choose.
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Technology & Information / Re: Ask Rushy about Bitcoins.
« Last post by stack on January 23, 2023, 05:27:32 PM »
BTC seems to be doing ok. No better, no worse than anything else really. I mean if you bought in late 2020 and held, you would have doubled your money today...
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Technology & Information / Re: Ask Rushy about Bitcoins.
« Last post by Rushy on January 23, 2023, 03:54:14 PM »
Bitcoin seems to be not in a good shape nowadays. What do you think of that? Is it a good time to invest in cryptos or is it better to wait some time to see what will happen to them?

In what way is Bitcoin "not in a good shape nowadays"? It's been well over a decade since Bitcoin was released to the public and it's (mostly) the same as it has ever been. The crypto market is more robust than ever, despite the ongoing attacks by media outlets.

If you're referring to the FTX debacle, that was only one exchange that taught new players a very important lesson: don't trust centralized authorities.
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Technology & Information / Re: Ask Rushy about Bitcoins.
« Last post by Drantanborg on January 23, 2023, 01:03:34 PM »
Bitcoin seems to be not in a good shape nowadays. What do you think of that? Is it a good time to invest in cryptos or is it better to wait some time to see what will happen to them?
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Philosophy, Religion & Society / Re: Died Suddenly
« Last post by Rama Set on January 22, 2023, 09:12:19 PM »
This is the fallacy of "Trust the Science" and appeals to authority:

They aren't looking because there is no public health basis to do so and because doing so would only serve to feed the idiot trolls, like yourself.  No fallacy there, just troll idiots, like yourself.
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Philosophy, Religion & Society / Re: Died Suddenly
« Last post by stack on January 22, 2023, 07:49:00 PM »
Quote from: stack
And I have a really simple question for you. The author claims that the 1600+ listed were killed or harmed by the "COVID Injection". Do you believe that claim to be:

TRUE
or
FALSE

I bet dollars to donuts that you won't answer the question.

The author does not specifically claim that all people died because of the vaccine. This is another lie from you. The author gives the deaths as a reason to be suspicious of the vaccination program.

The author concedes in the first paragraph on the page that it is possible that not all of the people listed were vaccinated: "While it is possible this can happen to people who did not get a COVID vaccine, the sheer numbers clearly point to the only obvious cause."

Please refrain from making blatant lies if you wish to engage in any meaningful discussion.

"While it is possible this can happen to people who did not get a COVID vaccine, the sheer numbers clearly point to the only obvious cause."

"In response to their pronouncement, here is a non-exhaustive and continuously growing list of mainly young athletes who had major medical issues in 2021/2022 after receiving one or more COVID vaccines."

Seems pretty clear they are saying what the “only obvious cause” is and that their list is of people who were harmed "after receiving one or more COVID vaccines.

And yet we find many, many entries in the list where vax status is completely absent/unknown. How is it a list of people who received "one or more COVID vaccines" when we don't have any evidence that they did receive "one or more COVID vaccines"? How does that work?

Still won't answer the True/False question? Didn't think so.