A Question For Athiests

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    I have a curiousity question about Athiests. Does life end at the moment of death? Which means there is nothing after death.
    What about ghosts, or spirits? Do you believe in them? I'm going at this as a non religion question, and sticking to what you believe in about the questions.
     
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    Life existed before birth and will continue after death. Your confusion arises in assuming that life belongs to anyone (as in "my life"). There is no "my life", so your question is meaningless.
     
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    I'm an agnostic, but I'll go ahead and answer. I think that conscious existence as we know it ends at death. I don't know if I believe in ghosts/spirits.
     
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    Life ends at death and there are no ghosts, spirits, angels, demons or for that matter a god! That sums it up! I mean that is far more logic than a philosophy that God created everything, yet I can't prove it so you will have to take my word for it. And when you die you go to heaven or hell, again I have nothing to prove it so you will have to take my word for it. Oh yea, since there are some rather strange occurs that might be preceived as ghost, that is proof there is an afterlife, so there must be a god! I just don't buy it!
     
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    OK Mr. Meister....

    Life begins when you have your first conscious thought. It ends when you have your last conscious thought.

    Ghosts, goblins...not likely but having run hard into something that wasn't there playing basketball by myself as a teen schooled me that seeing isn't everything and there are still mysteries to unfold in the future.
     
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    Correct me if I am wrong, but agnosticism is basically a belief that something that is impossible to proven or disproven or even test its provability and if the true value/credability/truth is unknown, then its not followed! Basically it the atheists way of staying content neutral, but in the end an agnostic is the PC'ers way being atheist without outright saying they are an atheist
     
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    So you are saying you are not alive yet? :lol:
     
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    I think belief in supernatural entities would necessarily require belief in some theistic "force," if not an individual entity. Unless ghosts, ghouls, and the like aren't defined as "supernatural"...
     
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    Good one condiver er..I mean gstring...OOOOOO....you got me ...OUCH! ...wheres the bactine?????
     
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    I was hoping you were a religious man, because you tar the atheist name!
     

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