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"Atheists...What if you're wrong??"

by bdwilson1000 • 356,241 views

An answer to a common question from believers. Reuploaded with permission of TheoreticalBS. Check out his channel for more great videos: http://www.youtube.com/theoreticalbullshit Transcript:...

what if a Christian died and went to an Islamic heaven?
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+TheRedtaz No he would be sent to Muslim hell for not following Muhammad.  
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Ethics and morality is doing the right thing because it's the right thing to do....and doing it when nobody is watching.
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God is God and can laugh if He wants. God is not what you or i think He should be. A talking donkey sounds ridiculous but God can do what He wants, and if He chose to handle a certain situation by causing a donkey to speak, He just did. Demons are known to speak through people and most people have no problem believing it. All the girl in the movie the Exorcist had to do was throw up some pea soup and people had no problem believing in satan/the devil. The devil people can believe, but not God. How sick is that?! 
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+Rush Ron The Bible is fiction. God is not God - he is an imaginary answer to an ignorant cave dweller who had no freaking clue where the sun went at night! Grow up, dude. This shit is fiction. "Bring to me those enemies of mine and execute them in front of me" - JESUS (Luke 19:27) This is the stuff of nightmares and nonsense.
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It's interesting how often people act like the only debate is between Christians and Atheists. Who's to say one of those ancient polytheistic religions isn't the right one? A lot of things in the bible are stranger than mythology. Just something to think about.
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It would make more sense if there wer gds they were be more than one.
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An eloquent answer to an all too common question... https://youtu.be/dqz0plz6DEs
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+Michael McElroy  LOL  That is so wrong and so funny! I see you got your license plate, you were SO happy! haha! Good for you. :)
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Romans 1 20 - 22 For since the creation of the world His invisible attributes are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, even His eternal power and Godhead, so that they are without excuse, because, although they knew God they did not glorify Him as God, nor were thankful, but became futile in their thoughts, and their foolish hearts were darkened Professing to be wise, they became fools"    His creation is evident in all things and yet men do not believe. Look at the human genome and tell me their is no design in it but rather one big accident. Now that's a pretty small branch to be standing on. Look at the evidence and use your own objective reasoning.   God bless
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+Larry Rohloff I can respect where you come from on this matter, I imagine you were born into a christian family or perhaps something happened in your life that made you disbelieve in the common facts of life. however the case I understand what has led to your current line of reasoning. About the evolution thing I think you misunderstand how evolution works, Evolution is not a quick process and it happens in leaps and bounds as well as steps and crawls. The belief that it is "Random mutation" is an error by the person who coined the term, Livings beings change which we all understand. I may get a cold and I will probably get sick from that cold but after my cells have recovered they then know how to more easily get rid of that cold and so they have changed. The cold virus then next time may "evolve" by adapting the way it goes about attacking my cells and so the process repeats. In this sense you can observe evolution. Evolution is many many tiny steps over generations and I believe that many Christians do not understand how it works because of misleading media such as the "Missing link". We did not suddenly become humans from apes, No this process took generations upon generations of tiny tiny steps in evolutionary success that led to the humans we have today and in fact all animals we have today. To reiterate, Evolution is an unbearably slow process and I think this is what leads to such silly questions by religious people such as "well evolution cannot be observed". Well it damn well can, people get sick every single day and most recover with a better chance of fighting off that sickness the next time it comes around because their cells have evolved to better deal with that threat. The cells that don't evolve will die because they cannot stand against it like their evolved brother and sister cells. So that is the counter to you statement that "But there's never been anyone who's been able to educate me on what evolution really is". I encourage you to seek on your own better source material on what evolution is because it can better explain it in a book or web article than i can in a comment box but if you or anyone wish to know further of how it works you can email me at pomroymiller@hotmail.com where i would be more than happy to provide a more detailed description on evolution than "you don't understand what evolution is" I hope you all have a lovely day and i urge you all to properly seek if not the truth on matters of life/ science and philosophy then perhaps seek a better line of reasoning than "because it is written in the bible"
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That was an awesome display of understanding. 
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I think everyone would be a lot happier if religious people did their rituals, put up their little cross's, put forward their beliefs or whatever they do, in the privacy of their home/ church and not in public or on youtube. It's very offensive to the majority of intelligent, logical thinking people. Keep it private for sanities sake...
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If I died and was surprised to find myself in an afterlife to be judged by a God that does indeed exist, I'd have thousands of questions for him/her, beginning with; Why did you make me an atheist? Why did you give me a rational mind, and surround me with perfectly plausible explanations for my existence in the natural world, accompanied by overwhelming supporting evidence, such that I was convinced that your existence seemed totally unnecessary? Why did you remain perfectly hidden my entire life, and never allowed me access to a single shred of objective evidence that you exist?   Why do you favor the most gullible, and easily fooled among us? Why do you need mere mortals to believe in you and continually praise you? ..etc .. etc.
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We're not, end of argument.
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You gotta love the typical pick and choosy bible the atheists go by, where do I get one of these with all the love thy neighbor shit taken out? LMAO...Fuckin newbs
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Jesus did exist...hes just not the mother fucker you think he is...he was probably a carpenter that didnt do shit.   Rising from the dead....but no one saw...but he'll be back...so you better be good....hahah what a load of horse shit
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Richard Dawkins already has one of the best answers for this. The answer to a Christian asking you "what if you're wrong?" is to simply ask him back "what if you're wrong?" There are literally thousands of religions out there which demands one thing or another. What if you were wrong and the Muslims were right? The Greeks? What if, we've been burying people for the last few hundreds of years without putting coins on their eyes or under their tongue to pay the ferryman turned them into vengeful ghosts that couldn't cross over into the afterlife? What if the Greeks were wrong? Some religions and cultures do not allow metal to be in contact with the body after death because the metal would hold them to this spiritual realm and not allow them to pass over. How can you say that yours is the right one and all of these others are wrong? I can't prove that your god doesn't exist. But can you prove to me that all these other gods also do not exist and therefore you don't need to follow what they say? I believe it's put something like this. By stating that you are a Christian you are already an atheist of thousands of other religions. All an atheist does is that we went one god further than you did.
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That last sentence is excellent. Shame it was hidden behind ''show more''.
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Actually if you are an Atheist that has mocked christianity, mocked the bible, mocked the top deities of christianity ect ect, then you are one of many Atheists that have committted the Unpardonable sin for which there is no forgiveness, thus you cant go to heaven period.... Not to mention biblically There is no pardon for a person who dies in unbelief......so any arguement that you may bring up after you are dead and stand before god is pointess because you died in unbelief. so youre screwed all way around.... Many christians will tell you that the unpardonable sin doesnt apply in this time period, the reason they do that is because they still want you to convert and they still want your money even though they know you are damned to hell... But its a good thing this is all just fairytales and hocus pocus religious propaganda...lol
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Not only that, but the bible is just a rip off of other religions.
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Yeah ok 👌 sure even you're logic has holes in it and as for you not being wrong ha well see but ill be glad not to see a person who makes me sick to my stomach
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Unless one is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God. Rapists and murderers will have sinned, as rebirth is a gift and after its recieving one mustn't sin unless they are to throw away that gift. Do your fair bit of research.
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+Ronalds Dzilna Sin isn't something real, it's a pretend magic people slap on to cruel or religiously forbidden acts to guilt-scare you out of questioning and being rational.
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+NotAkira Sin is real. Sin is abunant. The Lord's word is coming true every day. The more you sin, the more dragged down you are. Sin is real. When you focus on it, you WILL feel it's force and it IS darkness spreading and dwelling inside you. I've had enough experience to KNOW it is real.
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I swear, this sole video made me de-convert from christianity, the hard logic and passion in this video is so strong. He isn't like other atheists who act supreme to theists and consider them to be idiots. This is how all atheists should act, calm and ready to have a conversation, actually being interested in what the person says.
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Agree again. But here's the problem...they listen , but practicly never hear you.
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+peet vermeulen Goes in through one ear and exits through the other. So true yet again
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Well done!! You might just be the 1st person to get into heaven.
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.. you dont want to know what we think. You are such an idiot. Dont you understand that you are just talking to YOURSELF  about what YOU FEEL!
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even if god was real i still wouldnt follow him because many things. such as not helping people who really need help and many things listed in the bible. i would be like "fuck you god i dont want to follow you you suck dick."
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all the christians in the world say "well what if your wrong huh" what if your wrong. The only reason you believe in christianity is because your parents and grandparents do. IF you grew up in ancient greece or rome you most likely wouldn't believe in christ. Also if you were born in india or the middle east. Christianity is one of 1 million religions so the odds are you are wrong so what will you do when you stand before the hindu gods huh what will you say?
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Pascals wager. It's been debunked so hard it's not even an issue anymore. Also what god would accept false faith, the 'just in case' faith pascals wager proposes? A being as such is not a god and shouldn't be considered as one either.
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1000%    CORRECT
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DO NOT LISTEN TO THIS SATANIST! HE IS TRYING TO TRAP YOU AND TURN YOU TO SATAN, REPENT YOUR SINS BELIEVE IN THE LORD JESUS CHRIST AS YOUR SAVIOR AND YOU WILL BE SAVED. LOL
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+Peter Perfect He's not a Satanist, he's an atheist. He doesn't believe in Satan.
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One of my fav videos from TBS
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Nicely spoken....this vid is ok. And your right....your not wrong !!!
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Atheists are myth-understood
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Lol what a punderful joke
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If im wrong, then at least i'll get a chance to spit in god's face.
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SLOW CLAP Also I'm stealing your answer from now on.
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Is this guy an actor?
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+GIRLSMAKE12334 Yes, TheoreticalBullshit is Scott Clifton, the actor that plays Liam on The Bold and the Beautiful.
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This is possibly the best video I've ever seen. This was fucking awesome. I have a new answer to theists. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dqz0plz6DEs&feature=youtu.be
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Everything you said was based off of nothing, but everything around you. Everything around you, everything you know. But if what you based off of your conclusion was everything, then what did everything come from? Nothing, so therefore would it not be logical to assume you would prefer nothing. I suppose all that is in store for you is nothing. I suppose compassion that makes you sick to your stomach is everything.
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Are you for real ?? Shitttttt !!!!
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+Kyle Buchanan He deeply embraces compassion, watch his videos like 'A treatise on morality'. He values the well being of other sentient beings as his highest priority value in life.
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What if when we died we actually have to keep living in like different life's until the last life where we like do the uh thing. So if your most recent life was Christian than like you would be sent to this like virtual reality. But if u didn't like you like had to keep living in different lives till you see the light. I don't think that was weed we just smoke
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would if you are a christian and you have done every single thing you were supposed to according to christians and it turns out...the muslims were right?
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I wanted to make a statement to search for God. Because these people are attacking his character by stating ad hominems doesn't prove that their arguments are right. What is the contradictions that are in the Bible you are trying to state?
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Yes I have evidence which can be faith because faith does not have to be blind faith.
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I couldn't agree more sir......What an erudite, well thought out and well executed speech! Inspiring!!
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I have to admit I was jealous of you're looks so I had to find the flaws with what you were saying. here is some of what I came up with.  you never doubted any claim simply because you wanted it to not be true or found it beneficial in some way and believed it was just because of that.  pretty words for a pretty boy but impossible for any human to do. we all believe or don't believe what we want because we find it beneficial to our survival. if there was an all powerful being who passed judgement as vengeance you would not get the free will to disagree. in no way could you truly be more moral than a being far more powerful in terms of knowledge. for you to pass judgement on this being saying its vain would only be because it let you believe you could.
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LETS HAVE A COFFEE PLEASE    REALLY  IN La
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when i die and if there is a god i'll be like huh guess i was wrong
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Wow! Beautifully said! You nailed it. Thank you for that.
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There's no IF we atheist are not wrong.
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What if you're wrong and I'm right you go to hell What if I'm wrong and you're right nothing happens Oh well you're taking big risks bud😐
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First I would like to thank you for one of the only actual answers to this question that I have ever heard that was serious and well thought out. Most people just dodge the question with asking other questions. Or they start being juvenile and talking nonsense. I would like to ask something since you seem like someone who actually thinks. What makes you think there will be a trial? After all, it is called judgment not a hearing. God will be telling you what you have done. This idea of a trial comes from cartoons and extremely terrible hermaneutics. Christians will have their works tested and those that are not of God will be burned up. The Bible uses the imagery of gold and presious stones vs straw for the works. To my fellow youtubers, Since this is an attempt to enter a serious and specific topic, please be a grown-up about things and leave fallacies to your selves. Please look up a list of fallacies to educate yourself if you dont know what they are.
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Truth. Faith. Hope. Love. Fairness. Empathy. Compassion. Yeah. Dangerous community.
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Christians say that evolution and many other scientific theories are tools of deception used by the devil. Okay so if your god is benevolent would he not see that it is not our fault that we have been deceived? Would he not understand? Wouldn't he still take into account the fact that some of us are good people. a lot of us having even a better sense of morality than some believers? A benevolent being doesn't sentence someone to an eternity in hell. So either the Christian god doesn't exist or he is malevolent and unworthy of my praise.
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Is God OK with people asking "What If" ? What if god really exists?  I know ,I'm no where near the inteligence of a god,but given the credentials of a god I'd surely make it known that I exist. There would be no doubt that I exist. There wouldn't be a multitude of groups ,that debated my requirements for salvation. Come on people. REALLY ?
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And what if the god was Allah, Odin or maybe the sun god Ra? Or what if there was multiple gods? What if they were evil? What if they tortured you for not believing in them? I am intellectual honest and admit that there's no reason to believe that gods, demons, witches or ghosts exist – a trait that a potentially good god would appraise. If the Islamic or Christian god was real, I would have no interest in worshiping a such evil god. I would gladly ask a such god to f-ck off.
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We praise Jesus. God is great :)
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When it all comes down to the end, we will ALL have to stand before the "Flying Spaghetti Monster" and confess our sins.
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+DC Not if the FSM is omniscient, he'd already know them. Both our bad qualities, and our good qualities.
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but in the end there is no god
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That was the best thing I've ever heard in my life I have felt this exact way for a long time ever since I was a young child in fact unfortunately I lack the ability to word it as beautifully as you have sir so for that I commend you. My big thing has always been that there are more people killed on this earth in the name of religion than anything ever . If we as people could just take responsibility for our own actions instead of blaming them on the people in the sky this world would be a better place . If we could just look inside ourselves and see the good that we can do as people we would be a lot better off. Thank you for your video.
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Being honest with yourself is the beginning of freedom just as knowing who you are and not begrudging yourself for it. Not looking behind all the time just to realize you are a moment away from doing wrong as instructed and then to repent for doing so. How about walking forward with head high being the best you can be from the moment you wake up every morning until you get to rest as nightfall comes, then doing it again. After honesty comes knowing, knowing yourself and knowing you try your hardest to be the best you can be, that's freedom. We are all born without knowledge which we so easily forget and any belief system that one will take on is not their own but put there by others. Realizing that is also the beginning of freedom when there is no other option but to objectively test that belief. Then the light shines differently and it hurts, what has happened, you are now awake and free. It hurts for a while letting it go and how could that belief be so wrong, it is and acceptance will come and life will never be better. But with god we all have a purpose, fine, answer me this. What have the billions and billions of those who have passed done to curb the movement of evil in this world? Would that not be the primary purpose of us all? How many have we forgotten or that we do not even know of their accolades, and their purpose was? That is in response to the notion of purpose existing with the belief of a god. Again, not your belief but another given to you which has been accepted because of it's appeal and out of fear.
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He would understand you but not forgive you
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Christians, what if you're wrong? You're using an argument that had been used a lot, it's called "Pascal's Wager". It's a terrible argument. It assumes Christianity is the only alternative to atheism. What if Christians are wrong? What if Jews are wrong? It goes on forever.
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Well said..you nailed it using logic, truth and honesty..you're helping to deprogram a reformed "MENTAL SLAVE" like myself..the buy-bull "never" made sense to me. It is and always will be a purely "FEAR BASED" fallacy! Thanks for sharing..free the world!
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Maybe you should axe yo self that kwestion
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It's the same tired old Pascal's Wager.  What it is really saying is, "Our god is so stupid he will accept fake belief before a life well-lived with kindness and compassion for all." Pascal's other quote and much more rational,  "Men never commit evil so fully and joyfully as when they do it for religious convictions." Personally, if I ever meet the imaginary christian god, I'll bitch slap that genocidal, evil, arrogant, SOB into the middle of the next universe.
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+Truth Teller This will be my last comment to you.  I can't be hateful to you because I know you have a severe mental disorder.  It is clear from this last diatribe of yours that this is the only way you get people to pay attention to you.  At 70+ years old, it has to be dementia.  You mentioned "family" in some of your rantings, so I hope they step in to intervene and put you somewhere where you can't harm yourself.  That, or this is some kind of scam you pull on people just to get your rocks off.  Either way, you are a sick individual who needs help.  I hope others see the link I provided so that they know to stay away from you.  I've also supplied the link to YouTube as well.
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+indycurt1 Run little rabbit run.  Yuu have evaded every issue except to prove I am right about you.  You are a liar, coward, and a goddamned fool. Too bad you are terrified to face me.  Nothing would please me so much as to beat you into a bloody bag of broken bones.  You know I can do it, that's why you are so afraid. That's your idea of being brave?  To try to sic YouTube on me?  What a craven little idiot you show yourself to be. You are frightened to face me yourself so you try to get "big brother" to fight for you. You have ignored everything I have posted proving everything I say.  You have to do that.  To admit you have looked at those things would mean you have to recognize I am telling the truth.  That's your level of ethics, hide, dissemble and threaten only from the safety of hiding. I know that someone with your total lack of self-esteem must have the last word to try to keep from feeling like the hopeless little worm you are, so have at it.  You said this was to be your last communication with me.  Is that a promise?  Will you keep it or are you lying again as you always have? Never mind, you useless cow patty.  I will wait for your lack of resolve to demonstrate itself once again.  As I said before, even a semi-intelligent person would have stopped long ago.  But you LIKE having your mentally-deficient ass handed to you every time.  You must be a mental masochist to enjoy that. Please continue to post.  I am enjoying watching you make a bigger fool of yourself each time. 
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That is a really nice and coherent insight.
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Think about where you were before you were born, that's where you will be when you die.
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+Poseidon63 In my mothers womb!? ewwww!  When i die i wont even know i´ll be dead, why? Because i´ll be fucking dead!
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can you keep your religion to yourself and other believers?cuz no one like to see you shoving the jesus statue into your ass and feel good about it on YouTube
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that's what i want to say to those who force their religion on others
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we do not base our beliefs on what makes us feel good inside, that we going to live forever, also really pascals wager.....
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i dont get why christians believe god is all that omni stuff. in the bible god makes mistakes, god gets angry and jelious, and god clearly is limited in the extent of what he does. 
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Verses that give proof to your logic, don't just listen to another person mindlessly
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WOW! You ALL are pretty arrogant! You are the creation and YOU are questioning the CREATOR? I really feel sorry for you all. 
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+Mer Hum Just because you can see physical evidence of a creator; doesn't mean his name was inscribed in the bible. What a selfish line of thinking; only Jesus holds the keys.
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+Mer Hum How do you know that we live in a creation?
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I'd say kiss my ass U unbelievable piece of shit Yeah I wouldn't gaf
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I think you got something wrong here , i am one the same side here. Even if god existed and i would stand before him , i would still tell him to fuck off ! God should be executed on the spot for crimes against humanity !
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Have you read Pilgrims promise?
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I don't have that much faith to believe in evolution, so i choose to believe in God and that He created everything. 
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You don't need faith to accept evolution. There is actually evidence for evolution. You need faith to believe in God because there isn't any evidence that a God exists.
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There is no Love, no God, no Truth, no Fairness, No Goodness. But Fear and Lies. Hmmmmmm. Hm. Interesting what doesn't exists. All these spiritual things.
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+Chrysolith There is love, there is truth, there is fairness, and there is goodness. But there's nothing in reality anyone can point to as "God", without redefining God to be a physical thing like a totem pole or the inanimate forces of nature.
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He wouldn't be offended by you, he would be sad that you never loved him. Also, Hell isn't a means to revenge, it's a place of punishment. The reason rapist who are converted Christians are accepted into heaven is because Jesus wiped away every sin they ever committed, and they are now a new person. That's the constructive thing you're looking for. Hell is there for people who do not accept God's free gift of salvation, and are therefore not free of their sins. People such as yourself who believe that God should let them into heaven because of your good deeds are wrong. You don't understand that God is so holy, nothing you can do can be as holy as he is. They only way you can partake in his holiness is to let him make you a new creation, an image of himself. All God sees when he sees a genuine Christian is his own holiness.
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if were wrong (witch were not) i would call him a genocidal maniac to his face and point out every contradiction there is until he breaks down
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This has to be one of the finest videos ever made on this topic. If I found myself before God I'd demand to know his reason for allowing my existence knowing I wouldn't live up to his expectations. I'd call him a sadist for creating people he knew from the jump were bound for Hell. At least you'd be civil. Since I'm about to burn for eternity, I might as well go ham on him and let him know what I thought of him while alive. Great video dude.
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BTW, how does one 'stand before' a timeless, formless, invisible  'spirit', and how would you know it was 'god', not having any conception of what 'god' could be?
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+jinitron if one word in the Bible is a metaphor, then the whole Bible could be treated as a metaphor. So let's ignore the Bible, the most metaphorical book in the world.
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Suppose we’ve chosen the wrong god. Every time we go to church we’re just making him madder and madder. - Homer Simpson
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This guy is fucking awesome
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That's an excellent answer. The problem is it rings hollow with christians because they don't accept that an eternal existence of torture and absolute pain and suffering is incompatible with omnibenevolence. Personally I no longer provide my answer until they answer the question that given numerous religions that proclaim the same punishment for non-belief what if they're wrong. And I declare upfront I will not accept the argument the words written by men of their god are true and the words written by men of other gods are not. I have not had to present my answer since that decision.
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There is no atheists in fox holes, lol. ;)
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No I think we are all human. We just have different wayd of interpreting what is moral. In times of war people pray more to God when their life is in jeopardy.
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God knows all and is concerned about me. he made me, made my brain, knows how I think, knows what shaped my life to make me think the way i do as an adult and if, when i die I'm wrong i'm ok with hell because I REFUSE to spend my life afraid of your evil god. 
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+Grape koolaid Yes. I didn't mention you for a reason. Guess who was I replying?
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Sir, I am not sure how I came across you video, but I have to say, as a Christian, I accept your answer to my questions (though you kind of ruined it at the end with your final comment). I have to say you are right about God and what he would say and feel about your decisions. He does know you, and he will most likely accept everything about you in all your fine tuning......... There in lies the problem my good sir.... God accepts you and all your flaws, no matter how bad your flaws may be.... he accepts your reasoning and all the questions that come with it......but you could not take it upon your self to simply accept him, to truly accept him. That will be your missing link, that you would not fully just submit yourself to him and accept him to, to let his holy spirit fill you and GIVE you the understanding. It goes both ways, we already know that God accepts us and our sin, that is why Jesus died for our sins, but all we need to do is accept that.... instead you question him and deny him after all he has done. Now to your last comment, "Good thing I'm not wrong"......... Lets say you aren't wrong for the sake of taking the atheist side.... Now what? You died...... now what? That is it, your consciousness is gone..... there is nothing. So much happiness to think about now......
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+Joel Joedeman Your last sentence betrays your wishful thinking. You don't believe in a deity because you reason that one exists, you believe in it because you fear death, and want to manufacture a fantasy of an afterlife because you are a coward.Yeah, cessation of consciousness will suck. No doubt about it. But there's nothing we can do about it. We can either be brave, accept that and live our short lives as we can, or cower in fear and believe in fairytales.
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Replace all the times you said "God" in your post with "Odin", "Shiva", or some other god. If you don't immediately agree with the sentiment after switching your god with some other one, you understand how an atheist would view your post.
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Such a being cannot exist due to computational power required.
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Ah... religious brainwash. Bullshit at is best!  New age stupidity.
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No I think God would say, forget the bible.  Since I left up to man to write it, I could understand how there could be some confusion in your understanding of it.  However, you did consider my existence enough to create a YouTube video about how you are going to react if you meet me, yet you couldn’t take some time to try and build a relationship with me so I could maybe demonstrate my true meaning to you?   He might go on by giving you examples such as, you were willing to take a leap of faith by having confidence that pilots, engineers, and mechanics knew what they were doing when you boarded an airplane.  However, you couldn’t have a little faith and confidence that you were actually created by me instead coming into existence from nothing?  He might also explain how he sent Jesus as proof, but you guys killed him, denied he was real, then turned around and demanded even more proof.     God judges us on what we know – not what we don’t know.  However “taking orders because you had no choice” or pretending that you didn't know any better didn’t fly as an excuse in Nazi Germany.  Therefore, I don’t know if it will fly when it comes to God.  I personally believe that God will most likely forgive followers like you and he will punish the promotional advocators who go out of their try and push people away from him instead.  But that is my opinion.
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+Arch Angel You mean, that thing I've been doing to you all along? While you've been evading and hiding? Like I said. Christian projection is hilarious. Put up or shut up, kid.
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The difference between you and us, is that we know we are not wrong, and are not intimidated by a fairy tale God.  To constantly question your beliefs proves that you are suffering from The Stockholm Syndrome.  This is where you have been brow beaten down so far, you are afraid to think for yourselves, and will buy into anything that might offer you a respite from your emotions and that self doubt. The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing you he didn't exist, but lets rewrite this so it is more fitting to today:  "The greatest trick your devil ever pulled was convincing you he was the opposite of what he was." IE:  Your God YahWeh was no more than a psychopath who ordered the Jews to wander in the desert for 40 years killing and destroying village after village of those who would not just get down on their knees and worship the group that nut case walking on. Ya think that might be what is wrong with our society in this 21st Century?  We have paid homage to a psychopath as if he was a conquering hero, when in actuality he was not that in the least.  AND, now everyone believes that whole cadre of supposed Gods are ours for the season, to emulate down to that last straw, which by the way folks is about to blow our nations to bits !!!
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Where the flaw lies in your reasoning? It's faith. For the most part, I think you're right. God wouldn't care about if you believed in him or not. He would care if you tried to be a good person and be kind. There was a Christian who threw a bible passage at me, stating that only those who worship God will go into heaven. He used this to imply that all those who aren't of the faith will not be allowed into heaven. When I looked up the passage, the very next verse described what it meant to be a worshipper of God. It spoke of kindness, it spoke of a will to address problems, of humility. In my opinion, no one will be barred from heaven. All are forgiven by Christ. And in my opinion, those who act out of kindness will have nothing to be ashamed of. Because even if you didn't profess your belief in the existence of God, you might have proven yourself a 'worshipper of God' through your actions. All it comes down to after that is faith. Do you dare take the leap to believe, or will you stick to what you can perceive? That is the 'flaw' in your reasoning, if you can call it a 'flaw'. There is no proof for the existence of God, likewise there is no proof for God not existing. It's up to us to choose what to believe in. I would imagine that if you were to come up to Heaven and stand there in shock, God would simply smile, shrug his shoulders and tell you not to concern yourself with it any longer. With kindness in your heart, you belong in heaven.
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+Firellius You think that faith is superior to be honest with yourself.
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+TheLeftLibertarianAtheist I don't think faith is superior, I just think it is. You realise your entire argument is essentially "Stop seeing the world differently from me!"? Being honest with myself does not include bowing to the whims of dogmatic anons on the internet.
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Me? If I was standing before the God of the bible, I'd ask "What am I standing on ??? Seriously God, is this a rock? A floor? What's holding it up? What is it made of? Where are we anyway? Can I see my house from here?"
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That was awesome...
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Unfortunately this guy does not realise two things: He is possessed by a vanity about his so-called "goodness and intellectual efforts" or in other words pride. And: He does not know God. He applies his little human mind in order to grasp a being that created everything ... From there all his thinking goes in the wrong direction. Sadly.
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So are you saying that you understand God? Do you have something more than a human mind? Because according to you, human minds can't understand him, yet Christians say things about God and his nature all the time.
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+Joe Dirt  The Bible does not say we are never to judge but rather, we are only to judge in righteousness and not by appearances only. We must make sure we have adequate facts first before we make a judgment and not judge while ourselves have greater problems than the other person. Jesus said first cast out the log or beam in your eye so you may see clearly to take the spec out of your brother's eye.. A judgment is just a decision we make hopefully on good enough evidence to draw a conclusion on. King James Bible: Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment.  The only problem I see about making a judgment is how do we know we have enough fact or the correct facts to go ahead with the judgement? anyways you can read here about this issue http://www.christianissues.biz/judging.html
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The first thing I would ask is "is this a simulated reality of my brain that happens hundreds of year after my death in a super computer and make me think I'm before god?" because that would be to me the most logical explanation actually.
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some say its illogical to believe in something that there is no proof for. ignoring that most Christians use nature and the very existence of the order and system of the planet and the stars. but because we don't actually see a God physically that a God doesn't exist. yet for you not to believe because there is no proof takes the same faith. either or lets take this video for example, what do you stand o lose if youre right vs wrong. i believe in jesus that he is my lord and savior and if i die and it was all a lie well guess what nothing. but if i die and i was right now i made it. did i lose anything did the life i chose make me regret not picking up beer bottles and blunts? no but what do you stand to lose if you dont believe and you are wrong? now what?
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+Noah Baker So your basis of belief in a higher being or "god" is that you have better odds? That does not seem like a well thought out reason to believe in a religion. It actually somewhat proves that you in fact do not believe in "god" or "Jesus" but rather, you claim you do in hope that if they do actually exist they may not catch onto your selfish way of thinking and let you into heaven anyway. Believing and having faith is completely different than choosing a side based on the odds. This is all coming from an atheist. I hope you put a little more effort and thought into your statements next time you decide to post or speak on behalf of your falsified "beliefs"
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+Noah Baker B.C., which stands for "Before Christ," is used to date events before the birth of Jesus. A.D. is the abbreviation for the Latin phrase anno Domini, which means "in the year of our Lord," and is used for dates after Jesus's birth. This system of dating has been used for many years by Western archaeologists. Today, however, with a growing understanding that not all archaeologists are Christians, some archaeologists prefer to use the terms: Before the Common Era (B.C.E.) and the Common Era (C.E.), which are exactly the same as B.C. and A.D. but have nothing to do with Christianity.
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--- The Irrationality of Atheism --- If evolution is true, then "reason" is just a figment of our imagination: a clever mechanism devised by the evolutionary process, in order to help us adapt and survive a hostile environment. Why? Because, having no intrinsic intelligence within itself, evolution's goal isn't to give us "reason", nor for that sake give us any reliable tool to figure out "the Truth", or even "the reality", of our surroundings; it's all about survival!! In other words, there's no reason for evolution to let you understand "the truth" of your environment; what evolution aims at, is for you to interpret that environment in a way that will let you survive [regardless of the "truthfulness" of your interpretation]. Thus, in a rather ironic fashion, evolution gives us no "reason" to believe in "reason". In fact, maybe "the reason" why many human beings pretend to use their "reason" as a tool to justify atheism, is simply that their atheism is evolution's way of helping them cope with their personal environment; to help the gay man [or the morally weak person] survive what he considers to be "a hostile religous environment". So, if the evolutionary mirage of "reasoned Atheism" is evolutions way to let them survive their environment, they should feel no shame acknowledging it.
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+RabinoBoricuaVirtual In addition, simply because N. Korea discourages it, does not prove that religion is correct, or has any basis whatsoever to be taken seriously by concept. The point is to be intellectually honest with ourselves. And it's difficult to admit, for especially elderly people, that they were "wrong" this whole time, as they feel their age necessarily gives them entitlement to a higher and more superior opinion - due to their past sensory experiences. This is primitive culture, at its best. Coming from someone who was raised Jewish - I understand the "feeling" of belonging that comes with a social group of collectively held belief. But in no way whatsoever, has it lead to being truthful and seeing by the observation of studying how our cognition works, that this is necessarily a truth value that exists because we "feel" it so - or because it came from fictional literature. An idea that has been emotionally mis-attributed to the confines of natural language's structural and semantic ambiguity under the influence of very strong and lasting social institutions, that have their corresponding sanctions to those who are deviant. Yes, it was heartbreaking. And I've realized there are consequences to avoid living in blissful desire of ignorance. It's a dilemma between the red and blue pill. I happen to choose the red one. 
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+RabinoBoricuaVirtual So your argument is that because we cannot completely trust our reasoning, it's all wrong?
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Even if God is real, I would still not believe him because I don't want to admit that I'm wrong and stupid.
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+bdwilson1000 Hi, I watched with utmost interest, and was intrigued, buy your eloquent cadence and intelligent, point of view. However, in conclusion to your video, you closed in a most childish way, a self-indulgent way. Moreover, as a Christian, I have nothing to lose when I die, if there turns out to be NO God, I simply cease to exist, but if I am right, and Jesus Christ died for all human sins, it doesn't sound to pleasant to me. Respectfully, I'm praying for you, to ask Jesus Christ into your heart, and ask Him as your Savior. Peace to you. I am right.  John 3:16  
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You've ignored what I asked you. I said... what if you're wrong about Islam, or Catholicism, or any other god that will burn you in hell for being wrong? 
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+wayne lawson You have everything to lose. What if God only lets atheists in because they were Skeptical enough to not accepting myths without evidence? In that case, you are screwed.
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If believing in God was easy then everyone would do it. 
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+Han SooNeul Believing in God is simple, but having a personal relationship with Jesus Christ is work. Science is a cake walk. Ask Hugh Ross.
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+wayne lawson ''a personal relationship with Jesus Christ''.... You are delusional.
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One common argument I see in the comments is that if you're wrong? What do you stand to loose? The one answer I have the most trouble ignoring is the "the only existence you had" that seems to pop up a lot. I don't know what you think the religious do all day, but not to many sit in church and think about the bible 24 hours a day 7 days a week. A belief in something does not mean you're loosing your life to it. 
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Thorsen Vreeland Shared on Google+ · 4 months ago
one of the most tiresome questions, gets a great reply #antitheism  
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Shorter version: Evolution doesn't make junk.
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...and it sounds like he eschews contracausal free will as well.
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6:43 to 50 Answer: Of course you will go to hell If I were God I would never accept you for denying me of my existence. Would you let someone inside your house who does not recognize your authority and house rules or ever disrespect you that you don't even exist. PLUS to the matter That God gave you so many chances to know him like you said you read the bible. 6:53 to 03 Answer: Wrong, not all who repent before their demise gets accepted to heaven much more you said "Extreme" rapist. This is the misconception by ignorant people about salvation. There is so called "too late" for salvation. What good a very old weak man can do to atone his past sins if in his entire young life he did great sins steal rape kill cheat and lie. PLUS it is almost next to impossible to change heart once a person becomes an Extreme rapist. Extreme Alcoholic, Extreme Drug User, Extreme Disbeliever like you. Can a person like you change heart? NO its more of acceptance of being who you are. like in your last statement 7:15 to 39 7:11 to 53 Answer: You don't know God. Plain and simple and you said you read the bible.
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+VoiD And what is your contingency plan when God asks you to explain your failure to follow Matthew 5:44, Luke 6:31 Luke 6:37 and Colossians 4:6?
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This baby denied me of my existence!!! Send her to hell!!! - God "Oh your so cool God, I wish to be more like you by posting and pretending I know the mind of God on YouTube" - You
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if he was Christian imagine all the butthurt atheist uhhh ohh !!!!!
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You can't claim there's no God if you've only studied Christianity, and not other religions. Read a Quran. :)   
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+Liran Piade Fair enough, studying multiple religions might wean someone off of their religion, when they realize their own god claim is as bunk as any other.
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+propoetide That's why I made this suggestion.
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