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by Draverd
Sat Oct 01, 2011 9:24 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thinking Fallacy
Replies: 29
Views: 4947

Re: Thinking Fallacy

No- much of the DNA is non-coding, and also, many cells get away with different bits of it off, all the time. Otherwise, anyone with a recessive condition would be immediately dead by your theory That is not true that the person would be Dead; you are incorrect in thinking that. Yes people have rec...
by Draverd
Sat Oct 01, 2011 3:48 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thinking Fallacy
Replies: 29
Views: 4947

Re: Thinking Fallacy

(and yes, you can find scientifical evidence if you look it up) Yes of course you can = ) I am glad that you understand this basic concept, and that you must reiterate to everyone else who already knows this. I simply stated that the evidence that I have looked at so far had no real validity. Also ...
by Draverd
Fri Sep 30, 2011 6:56 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thinking Fallacy
Replies: 29
Views: 4947

Re: Thinking Fallacy

That's essentially ad hominem, isn't it? Yes it is, but it can also be supplying Evidence from something else to justify an answer. For example someone could say, "During the crusades some of the Christians (fake Christians - not really christians - people just using the name as a face or rath...
by Draverd
Fri Sep 30, 2011 2:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thinking Fallacy
Replies: 29
Views: 4947

Re: Thinking Fallacy

If someone is woefully unable to communicate, spell, or use the most rudimentary grammatical functions, it's a sign of lesser intelligence which increases the likelihood of them being incorrect. Yes it is a sign of lesser intelligence, but only to the extent of their language abilities. That in tur...
by Draverd
Thu Sep 29, 2011 8:11 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Thinking Fallacy
Replies: 29
Views: 4947

Thinking Fallacy

I have encountered people, time after time again, who claim to be open minded, yet in reality are not. The number of people who are like this is astounding to me. In Fact I dare say a fare number of people here on this forum are this way as well; potentially. Some scientist claim that this is just a...
by Draverd
Sun Dec 21, 2008 1:00 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: I need help finding, old school (Nes) game creation software
Replies: 1
Views: 560

I need help finding, old school (Nes) game creation software

I would like to learn how to make games in the same style as the original Nes. Could someone help me find a software that could do this? One preferably with tutorials. It wouldn't really help if I found a software that could do it. Yet, that does not show me how to do the coding. Or rather, no manua...
by Draverd
Sat Sep 06, 2008 7:13 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Reaction time
Replies: 6
Views: 990

Re: Reaction time

Have a friend hold a ruler an inch over your open hand and drop it. Note what measurement is above your hand when you catch it. Ok I will try that the next time I see them. How would you measure it with the ruler though? Say I manage to stop at about an inch (if not sooner). How would you interpret...
by Draverd
Sat Sep 06, 2008 4:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Reaction time
Replies: 6
Views: 990

Reaction time

I am uncertain as to where I should post this, so I will post it here in general discussion. I am in need of some assistance of finding a way to measure my reaction time accurately. The reason I am asking is because I have been doing something a lot more lately, in the last couple of months (Playing...
by Draverd
Sun Aug 10, 2008 7:42 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Best Rhythm Game Ever
Replies: 120
Views: 16279

Re: The Best Rhythm Game Ever

DDR has more than 4ths and 8ths. It's pretty full of 16ths, although not as much as ITG, and gallops are usually 12ths or 16ths. If you're looking for difficult charts but still a solid game, that's what ITG has. You can also play custom songs in ITG (on some cabs), and you can download charts from...
by Draverd
Mon Aug 04, 2008 12:39 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: The Best Rhythm Game Ever
Replies: 120
Views: 16279

Re: The Best Rhythm Game Ever

I like Step mania the most out of all the others mainly because of how hard it is. DDR has only 4th and 8th steps. Stepmania has 4th, 8th, 12th, 16th, 32nd, and 64th steps. It is actually challenging unlike DDR. I also like it because you can make your own stages, and because you can choose the song...
by Draverd
Sun Aug 03, 2008 7:31 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: The Evolution of Man Scientifically disproved
Replies: 39
Views: 3942

Re: The Evolution of Man Scientifically disproved

Well here is my final word (even though I said I was done in the prior post). At one point not to long ago I started to believe that god did not exist. Then I believed he did exist because of some evidence, then back, then forth, back, etc... The main reason why I have a greater belief in god is bec...
by Draverd
Sun Aug 03, 2008 2:10 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: The Evolution of Man Scientifically disproved
Replies: 39
Views: 3942

Re: The Evolution of Man Scientifically disproved

Can we not feed the trolls? Case one: this person is legitimately angry at scientists out of some misguided faith in his own version of things. As mentioned above before, this kind of person does not really take kindly to objections and discussion, and such discussion is then useless. There's a thr...
by Draverd
Sat Aug 02, 2008 11:37 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: The Evolution of Man Scientifically disproved
Replies: 39
Views: 3942

The Evolution of Man Scientifically disproved

There is an abundant amount of information that disproves evolution, yet people tend to ignore it because it goes against what they consider to be true. Here is a link below to an online book that completely disproves it. http://ldolphin.org/wmwilliams.html Note: If you try to claim evolution is tru...
by Draverd
Sat Jun 07, 2008 2:00 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

You are almost making a valid argument there but I'm afraid you still fall short. While it is true that being closed-minded is dangerous not all claims need to be evaluated equally or rigorously before you can dismiss them. Perhaps you are familiar with the quote "extraordinary claims require ...
by Draverd
Sun Jun 01, 2008 11:18 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

to change the aperent length of your hands I generally really relax my right hand and really tense my left.


ok but thats not what the guy was doing in the video. He had his right hand down relaxed and the other one up relaxed.
by Draverd
Sun Jun 01, 2008 9:46 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

BlackSails and tommclaughlan thanks for the sarcasm :mrgreen: I really appreciated it. Of course not everything on tv and the internet is not credible. Unless you are locked in a mind set that tells you, " Oh it is on tv/internet and it gos against something I believe so it is not credible. Erg...
by Draverd
Sun Jun 01, 2008 8:19 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

Can someone explain to me how the lady within the video I posted a few posts ago was able to move the objects without touching them? They has a physicist there, and he could not explain how she was doing it. http://youtube.com/watch?v=4jgMzcRxxEE I also wanted to know if you can explain how this guy...
by Draverd
Sat May 24, 2008 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

If you think a behavior is impossible and then see someone do it that means that your assumption that it was impossible in the first place was wrong, not that they possess superhuman abilities. Wait that would then imply that the medical books are wrong about how much the human body can take before...
by Draverd
Sat May 24, 2008 4:38 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

Re: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

-_- Yes I know little right now yet I am learning more as time gos on There is something that I wanted to mention, which is where part of the idea was derived from. I have read and seen all kinds of things that deal with so called "Mind Over Matter," One of the main things was from a video...
by Draverd
Fri May 23, 2008 11:12 pm UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: I have a question and an idea that pertains to it
Replies: 32
Views: 3634

I have a question and an idea that pertains to it

I heard something a while back and I wanted to know if someone could point me in the right direction and tell me what I should read to find out more information about what it is that I am searching for. I heard someone say something similar to, "Since you Perceive therefore it is." I am no...
by Draverd
Tue May 20, 2008 1:20 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Recommend a Game
Replies: 143
Views: 41922

Re: Recommend a Game

Crystalis - NES This is a really fun game for the nes. In fact I think it may be the best game for the nes. It has a decent story line and is more fun than the original zelda. You have to go around doing different tasks in the game to progress through the story while leveling up your character and ...
by Draverd
Wed Apr 30, 2008 6:37 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: EXPELLED: No Intelligence Allowed
Replies: 22
Views: 3811

Re: EXPELLED: No Intelligence Allowed

Well I don't think you'll be too interested in this then, all theology aside (I'm an atheist) it really doesn't seem like this film has much to offer you- On the Contrary I just got back from seeing this movie/documentary and I have to say that it was well thought out, and put together decently. Th...
by Draverd
Thu Apr 17, 2008 2:59 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: EXPELLED: No Intelligence Allowed
Replies: 22
Views: 3811

Re: EXPELLED: No Intelligence Allowed

This film has caught my interest, and I cant wait to see it :D I wanted to state that I am some what religious and I do believe in god, yet I always did not believe. I remember back in high school I was always trying to figure out why everything is, the way it is. I did go to church back then, here ...
by Draverd
Sat Mar 29, 2008 6:41 am UTC
Forum: School
Topic: Self Taught? (merged: Autodidacticism)
Replies: 14
Views: 2022

Re: Self Taught?

All that I have to say is never quit, never give, and try to never lose your focus. If you start to think about something else, catch yourself and stop. Then go back to learning whatever it is that you are teaching your self. I myself am self taught for the piano. Last semester when I took a piano c...
by Draverd
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:56 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: I no longer feel safe on my college campus
Replies: 127
Views: 11116

Re: I no longer feel safe on my college campus

To have guns on a campus is a bad idea. Why not instead study some form of martial art (and not just reading techniques). I study Kemscrima-doh which the class I attend has rather rigorous training. Anyways I think it would be a lot safer on campuses if everyone knew some form of martial art.
by Draverd
Wed Mar 19, 2008 5:33 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Dragonball... MOVIE?
Replies: 135
Views: 20879

Re: Dragonball... MOVIE?

I hate wikipedia because the information is not completely reliable. When I first heard about this I was thinking the same thing that you guys are that it is going to suck etc... etc... Well I have been following it for a little while and it was either December or January that I read an article on D...
by Draverd
Mon Feb 25, 2008 5:29 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Is it possible to copyright a theory?
Replies: 18
Views: 2598

Re: Is it possible to copyright a theory?

I read a few posts after mine then I stopped because they all seem to be going on about the same thing which is rather not helpful. I just want to state that yes I am putting more together than just the idea of what is happening. I am currently working it out and I am going to write a thesis as soon...
by Draverd
Thu Feb 14, 2008 8:36 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: There will be blood
Replies: 29
Views: 3728

Re: There will be blood

I will state that I am Catholic and there where things that I noticed within the movie. I will state the main thing I noticed. At one point in the movie Plainview makes an ecstatic announcement which was a mocking distortion of Christ's own "last words." So yeah because of that and several...
by Draverd
Thu Feb 14, 2008 8:14 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Is it possible to copyright a theory?
Replies: 18
Views: 2598

Re: Is it possible to copyright a theory?

Thank you for your assistance. I will not disclose what my theories are but I will tell you that one of my theories can explain why everything is, the way it is in large scale(time) and in small scale (sub-atomic). I am leaving it some what vague for a good reason, and I am not stating anything else...
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:38 am UTC
Forum: Science
Topic: Is it possible to copyright a theory?
Replies: 18
Views: 2598

Is it possible to copyright a theory?

So that I can get credit for coming up with it? Or do I have to venture for some other route? The reason I am asking is because I do not know anything really about that. What I mean is I don't know anything about patenting a theory or if it is even possible. I have several different theories/ideas t...
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:23 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Subtitling vs. dubbing
Replies: 147
Views: 19144

Re: Subtitling vs. dubbing

I prefer Subbed because what they are saying is expressed better, and there is no poor articulation to try to match the lips.
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:20 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: There will be blood
Replies: 29
Views: 3728

Re: There will be blood

I watched the movie and I did not like it. The reason I did not like it is because there are hidden representations of things within the film. For instance the part where H.W's real father rubs oil on his forehead when he is a baby. Now I am not going to get into this and start explaining in full de...
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:09 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name of
Replies: 756
Views: 253118

Re: Things you remember watching but can't remember the name of

XD when ever I can not recall the name of a movie I just go to Google for a little while until I find it.
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:00 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Tear-jerkers (merged: Fictional Tears)
Replies: 121
Views: 21176

Re: Tear-jerkers (merged: Fictional Tears)

The Passion of the Christ
Grave of the Firefly's
Brave Heart

Thats all that I can think of as of this time. Also No I am not posting what part because it would be a spoiler.
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 9:55 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Hollywood accounting
Replies: 10
Views: 2320

Re: Hollywood accounting

Yeah that is really sad. Someone needs to sue them and not take a settlement. The reason for this is because if they do go to court and lose. They can take it up to the supreme court and have it settled finally for everyone. If they don't lose that would be even better for the person.
by Draverd
Wed Feb 13, 2008 9:48 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Monty Python
Replies: 22
Views: 3417

Re: Monty Python

I have to say Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Here are some quotes that I like from the movie :mrgreen: Minstrel: [singing] Brave Sir Robin ran away... Sir Robin: *No!* Minstrel: [singing] bravely ran away away... Sir Robin: *I didn't!* Minstrel: [singing] When danger reared its ugly head, he brave...
by Draverd
Fri Nov 23, 2007 11:46 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Depressing Films
Replies: 201
Views: 19651

Re: Depressing Films

Smokin Aces Really sad ending :(
by Draverd
Fri Nov 23, 2007 11:39 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Anime Thread of Doom
Replies: 4413
Views: 736922

Re: Anime!

I really like anime, but I did not always like it. I remember saying anime is stupid and that I hated it when I was younger. The main reason for that was because it was different, The voices, names, Drama etc... I recall back when I was about 11 my girlfriend showed me the show sailor moon, and she ...
by Draverd
Thu Nov 22, 2007 1:03 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Ghostbusters Video Gamovie
Replies: 52
Views: 4591

Re: Ghostbusters Video Gamovie

I think this game is going be Awesome. I first read about this in Game informer. I am Hoping that it will become an epic series like Final Fantasy, or Metal Gear Solid. :)
by Draverd
Thu Nov 22, 2007 12:56 am UTC
Forum: Gaming
Topic: Guitar Hero
Replies: 578
Views: 47429

Re: Guitar Hero

I own Guitar Hero III for the X-box 360 and I think it is an Awesome game. Right now I am playing on Medium settings, and I am achieving about a 94% through 99% on songs. I will increase the difficulty when I start to get 100%. Anyways I think this game has good music for example, Metallica--One, Ro...

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