Archive for December, 2010

Should Gambling Be Illegal?

Statement Gambling should be illegal because it ruins families. Q1 Analysis This may be a Q1 violation if you don’t think that other things that similarly impact families should be illegal, you have a family but gamble, or you have not consistently defined "gambling." Q2 Analysis This may be a Q2 violation if you would […]

Posted on December 10, 2010 at 9:48 pm by ideclare · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Should Public Nudity Be Illegal?

Statement It’s ridiculous that women are required to cover their breasts in public. Q1 Analysis This is a Q1 violation if you think that there are standards of decency you would want respected and you cannot explain why they should be in a different category than keeping breasts covered. It is also a violation if […]

Posted on December 7, 2010 at 9:47 pm by ideclare · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Foxholes

From the IAmAnAtheist.com comment form: I remember a phrase from the past, “there are no atheist in foxholes”. When the pressure is on I bet you will be talking to God baby. Where do you get that idea? Do you think that people do their best thinking when they are in stressful, life-threatening situations, and […]

Posted on December 4, 2010 at 9:25 pm by ideclare · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Should I Use Recreational Drugs?

Statement It’s nobody’s business if I use recreational drugs. Q1 Analysis This is not a Q1 violation unless you would rely on others to make your drug use their business in certain circumstances (e.g., if you became addicted). Q2 Analysis This is not a Q2 violation insofar as you do not use drugs in a […]

Posted on December 3, 2010 at 9:47 pm by ideclare · Permalink · Leave a comment
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