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Old 08-24-2018, 12:43 PM
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FE has been quite the rage on YT over the last several yrs. Anyone here a flat earther? Looking into it? Globular shape believer?

Me.. I'm investigating. I see some good arguments and a lot of horrible ones from the FE'ers. There is one thing I can't deny... based on the narrative of a 7,918k mile diameter sphere... we see to far.
As a rule of thumb I question everything I've been told. And doubly so when people tell me to just believe with out investigation and using my own judgement.
On a personan note: There are some interesting correlations I'm seeing from people who have positions on what I'll label the 3 sides of this belief. (NO , Neutral, YES) I'll keep those to myself...

Food for thought -> "There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments, and which cannot fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance—that principle is contempt prior to investigation."
Recent FE event -> https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4S...StA-mhA/videos
Radius calculator -> http://earthcurvature.com/
A lot of vids by Rob Skiba -> https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCoi...rdIU2aw/videos (look for his "Debunking" vids)
 

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Old 08-24-2018, 12:47 PM
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Well, I've steamed around the world twice, both ways, and didn't fall off the edge either time.
 
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Old 08-24-2018, 12:56 PM
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Well, I've steamed around the world twice, both ways, and didn't fall off the edge either time.
Playing devils advocate... how do you know you did'nt go in a circle?
the FE'res think there is a ridge of ice around the perimeter.
https://image.shutterstock.com/z/sto...-777772735.jpg
 
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My wife is looking at an around the world cruise when we retire.
Didn't see a cruise to the edge and back.
 
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Old 08-24-2018, 01:18 PM
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I get dizzy when I go round in circles.
Fulton: could be a cruise around the ice perimeter of the world.
Or a cruise around a cruise ship:

Can't figure out how to get the picture after the script; perhaps i should be using FE settings?

 

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Old 08-24-2018, 01:23 PM
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Old 08-24-2018, 01:27 PM
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It's very interesting... the more I look into it the more valid points I see made. There are many things that explain away traditional explanations. Perspective, lensing, laser tests, fakery in NASA vids, ect...
Again.. I'm not an apologist for FE. But the deeper I look... the more interesting I find it.
 
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Old 08-24-2018, 01:36 PM
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What's on the other side of our FE disc?
 
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WTF?
You can't be serious.
 
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Im sorry but there is more than one turtle, its well known that its turtles all the way down.
 
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Old 08-25-2018, 11:10 AM
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One of Terry's little jokes; he knew that you can't stack turtles 'cos they have round backs.
Not flat.
 
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Not the special Space Turtles
 
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I checked and the B side is Sergeant Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band played backward. I can't believe I'm reading this thread but I appreciate it. Too funny.
 
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FE = Fatuous Earthlings
 

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Flatuous?
 
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Flatuous?
"Fatuous"- A fatuous comment
Flatus- A fart.
 

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What's on the other side of our FE disc?
An alternative Earth where everyone is perfectly rational and nobody believes in FE.

 
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An alternative Earth where everyone is perfectly rational and nobody believes in FE.
And they are all introverts perhaps?
 
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So what were those images and comments about what the earth looked like from the moon all those years ago.

Oh...that's right a NASA / government conspiracy to conceal never having left the earth in the first place.


Apollo 11 circa 1969 or maybe a sound lot on the back of a Hollywood studio and some creative computer editing

I dunno, got me thinking now....
 

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