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Cartomancer's Avatar Jump to comment 14 by Cartomancer

I think that's where Shermer and Dawkins are using different definitions of "god". Shermer is taking the "creative ability" as the defining characteristic, Dawkins the "uncreated" status. I must say I think Dawkins is closer to what we in the West at least generally think of as the defining characteristic of a god, but it's pretty much a pointless semantic argument anyway.

Sun, 27 Apr 2008 08:33:00 UTC | #161555