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Waseem Alkurdi Silver badge

Re: Who the fuck cares about such semantics in this day and age?

See also, orbiting teapots.

Also known as Russell's teapot, cosmic teapot, Dawkins's Flying Spaghetti Monster, Garage dragon/elephant, ...

There's a real flaw with this class of argument: it really doesn't change anything apart from providing an analogy "both are improbable" based on a non-believer's own view that "the evidence doesn't show it". You think that the evidence doesn't show that a {g,G}od exists and you built an analogy around that.

See Wikipedia's page on the cosmic teapot for a primer on how other philosophers criticized this argument.

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