Re: Dawkins was right all along

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    Dear Wade,

    > I've got, from the American Heritage -
    > >belief n.
    > >1. The mental act, condition, or habit of placing trust or confidence in
    > >another.
    > >2. Mental acceptance of and conviction in the truth, actuality, or
    > >validity of something.
    > >3. Something believed or accepted as true, especially a particular tenet
    > >or a body of tenets accepted by a group of persons.
    > Beliefs rarely if ever rely upon evidence. Examinations of evidence is a
    > process of science.

    Anyway, learning is not necessary. :-)



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