Talk:Banana argument

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[edit] Longer version?

Here's a longer version of the famous banana video. The "soda can" introduction is pretty mind-boggling stupid misunderstanding of evolution; and his "banana argument" naturally follows from it. It then goes on with the familiar "the eye can't possibly have evolved"-argument (including the dishonest Darwin misquote that seems to pop up every time a creationist talks about the eye).

Comfort himself has argued that the video we currently use is "out of context". In fact, the video in context is *even more wrong*.

Does anyone have any objections if I use this video on the page, and expand it to include it? Carpetsmoker (talk) 01:16, 26 December 2015 (UTC)

Not I. oʇɐʇoԀʇɐϽʎzznℲ (talk/stalk) 02:36, 26 December 2015 (UTC)

Just a guess: Since he opened with a man-made soda can, the squirting probably refers to the explosive qualities of a well-shaken can. He probably wanted to indicate the superiority of "God's" "design".— Unsigned, by: 185.26.182.35 / talk / contribs

[edit] Extending the argument

(Old uncooked) eggs and over-ripe 'supermarket apples/tomatoes' are 'just the right size' for holding in the hand and throwing at 'appropriate targets.' They have a shell/peel to contain the contents until they hit the target, when they create a satisfying smell/mess. However they do not normally cause actual physical damage. Therefore they were intelligently designed.

(I am observing, rather than advocating violence) 82.44.143.26 (talk) 16:54, 1 November 2016 (UTC)

[edit] Is the banana argument

... bananas? 31.51.113.130 (talk) 11:49, 21 April 2017 (UTC)

Goodpost.gif THIS GUY RIGHT HERE ^ Reverend Black Percy (talk) 12:02, 21 April 2017 (UTC)
Glad you like it (82.44.143.26 in disguise).

[edit] If god is'nt real explain Rount Mushmore?

Checkmate, athiest! I though this was supposed to be RATIONAL wiki! --31.48.204.184 (talk) 19:55, 25 April 2017 (UTC)

The first derivative of Godwin's Law - 'The person who first mentions Hitler/Stalin/other 'kneejerk bad guy' without justification automatically loses the argument.
The first derivative of the first derivative - saying 'I though this was supposed to be RATIONAL wiki!' loses the argument.
I smell sarcasm. 207.233.76.9 (talk) 23:21, 25 April 2017 (UTC)

[edit] Arguments against the banana argument

Would include eg [1]. 31.49.137.175 (talk) 20:44, 25 April 2017 (UTC)

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