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    Quote Originally Posted by Adamski View Post
    No soul means no body either!
    Sure in the "de anima" sense of the word soul, but should physiological attributes be ascribed to this meaning at all ?

    Unless there are people with x-ray vision or some other kind of superpower that may affect their spiritual composition in a different manner, I would have thought it would be rather pointless to refer to the body as part of the soul.
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    Ruin is formal, devil's work,
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    Slipping - is Crash's law,

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bubbles View Post
    Sure in the "de anima" sense of the word soul, but should physiological attributes be ascribed to this meaning at all ?

    Unless there are people with x-ray vision or some other kind of superpower that may affect their spiritual composition in a different manner, I would have thought it would be rather pointless to refer to the body as part of the soul.
    I could agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong!
    God exists. Short and to the point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Adamski View Post
    I could agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong!
    I did not realise that you channeled "id" from your pancreas.

    This is an interesting development.
    Ruin is formal, devil's work,
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    Fail in an instance no man did,
    Slipping - is Crash's law,

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    thank you Mr Warhammer 3000

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    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    from IM theard

    Quote Originally Posted by FM_Bill View Post
    A strange thing happened on the way to the Masters yesterday.

    A BMW wrapped itself around a traffic lights pole, bringing it down.
    It happened to be right in front of David Cordovers new chess place on the corner of
    corner of Waverley and Huntingdale road.
    AC:
    Would you liken it to a queen capturing a poisoned pawn?
    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    http://andrewtheprophet.com/blog/tag/chess/

    this religious/political site full of chess terms
    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    Jono from religious terrorism thread

    ......There was an old joke about an Irish atheist asked whether he was a Catholic atheist or a Protestant atheist.
    [Other atheistic agitprop and moral equivalence ignored][/QUOTE]

    AC: In the atheist world I much prefer to mix with Catholic atheists rather than Prodo atheists. You can joke more with them and we don't harp on about Bible inaccuracies because the Bible is never important in Catholicism. We can reminisce about Catholic childhoods, the good and bad, the particularities about nuns and Catholic life. The anti-prodo songs can still stir us even though we don't believe anymore - like Faith of Our Fathers by Frank Paterson
    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    I've known some protestants with good senses of humour and most are not biblical inerrantists. That seems to be an issue with chess-playing protestants.
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    Daniel Kelsall, accused of murder if Morgan Huxley , is a chess player and the prosecutor sort of accuses him of using strategy to make up fake stories of who done it. Well if Daniel is found guilty he will have plenty of time to brush up on his chess.
    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    RW from American Elections thread

    http://www.chesschat.org/showthread....30-Sep/page244

    Quote Originally Posted by Rincewind View Post
    Everyone knows about this story for ever. Hillary was an attorney and the attorney's job is to advocate on behalf of their client. Not to throw them under a bus. The entire US legal system is predicated on Hillary acting exactly as she did. The the prosecution was sloppy in that case and could not secure a rape conviction then the prosecution did a bad job.
    They certainly have rough justice in the USA if they throw suspects under buses - in the Philippines decades ago if a bus had accidentally hit someone they would reverse over them again to make sure as a funeral was a lot cheaper than hospital. There were no lawyers chasing ambulances over there
    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    this was a recent comment on a Trump video: the Great American Freak Show continues

    It this impolite or not PC?
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