• BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic I disagree with government aid. on the Off-Topic board

    The graphic specified the federal budget figures so state and local subsidies are not part of the graphic's claims.I'm not sure how retirement bank fees is a type of corporate welfare. Could you elabo...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic I disagree with government aid. on the Off-Topic board

    @albusan: I was interested in your image showing the breakdown of where tax dollars go. The point of the image is obviously that we spend vastly more on corporate welfare than any other source. Thoug...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Bill O'Reilly claims that Stalin had George Patton assassinated. on the Off-Topic board

    The reason I ask if you read the book is that you are claiming O'Reilley's arguments are complete nonsense, yet you haven't read them. You are talking about how it's awful to suggest that Ike could be...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Bill O'Reilly claims that Stalin had George Patton assassinated. on the Off-Topic board

    @paracelsus: 1. Have you read the book to get O'Reilley's arguments or are you just getting your information on O'Reilley's case from summaries and/or reviews which were hostile to the book?2. It's o...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Bill O'Reilly claims that Stalin had George Patton assassinated. on the Off-Topic board

    I heard O'reilley pitch his case on Glenn Beck. He didn't lay out the whole book, but he mentioned enough oddities in the circumsarnces leading to Patton's death to make me think it was suspicious, so...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Emma Watson gives Speech of a Lifetime. on the Off-Topic board

    @lunacyde said:Personally I don't support Affirmative Action. Descrimination is descrimination. What I would support is hiring/accepting/etc. the most genuinely qualified individual for the job based...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic So what do you think about "the fappening"??. on the Off-Topic board

    I think celebrities deserve their privacy. It's one thing for pictures to be taken in the public eye. It's another thing entirely for their private files to be stolen. It's a shame so many men are wil...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Emma Watson gives Speech of a Lifetime. on the Off-Topic board

    @hecktate: I'll answer your question after you answer mine. Do you believe you can achieve sexual equality by legalizing sexism? That is the position you have currently taken by claiming to want equal...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Emma Watson gives Speech of a Lifetime. on the Off-Topic board

    @hecktate: Do you believe you achieve equality by legalizing sexism?

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Are ghosts racists?. on the Off-Topic board

    +100According to every black comedian ever, it's because black people aren't stupid enough to stay in a haunted house.Also, this black family supposedly had demon possession happening. This is actuall...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic why do you believe recreational steroid use is wrong?. on the Off-Topic board

    If someone wants to grow bigger muscles, I've got not problem with it. If it causes significant health risks, then I would try to persuade people against it, but from what little I've seen, it takes l...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic How many times do you pray in a day?. on the Off-Topic board

    @cable_extreme said: @batwatch: I am looking for answers sure, but not necessarily for faith. What drove me from Christianity was the contradictions that are clearly there in the bible. I have shown ...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Emma Watson gives Speech of a Lifetime. on the Off-Topic board

    @hecktate said:@lunacyde: That is usually how this type of thing goes down. Even though she explained what feminism means in her speech, too many people mistake feminism for something that elevates ...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Respecting Women. on the Off-Topic board

    Women can do whatever they want to as long as they don't take away anybody else's rights to life, liberty and property. That is my serious view. Notice how it's not funny and nobody gets amusement fr...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic How many times do you pray in a day?. on the Off-Topic board

    @cable_extreme: I'm assuming you want an actual thoughtful response to this, so I wrote a bit more than I usually would. If I wrote too much, let me know and I'll try to remember to keep it brief in f...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic How many times do you pray in a day?. on the Off-Topic board

    @cable_extreme: I don't claim to speak for God. As I suggested earlier, my best guess is that these verses are hyperbole. Have you talked to God about your concerns? I think he'd like to hear from you...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic How many times do you pray in a day?. on the Off-Topic board

    @erik: Love is scary.

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic How many times do you pray in a day?. on the Off-Topic board

    @cable_extreme: According to the Bible? Sure. John 3:16. I'm sure you know it.Now as far as how these two things can work together, I have no idea. My best guess is that it would be akin to a king who...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic Is war a necessary evil?. on the Off-Topic board

    In general, yes war is necessary and evil. It's necessary because the only option available to deal with certain threats is violence. It's evil because it inevitably ends in innocent people dying.In s...

  • BatWatch posted a message in the forum topic How many times do you pray in a day?. on the Off-Topic board

    @neghead: Good for you. I hope you find whatever you need.