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- What follows is the unedited text of what materialized in my e-mail inbox (presumably) from this entity. I make no claims for the validity of the material. After all, he is the "father of lies". - PD
Many of you think you know me, but what you were taught in Sunday school or church is very like the end result ...more
- In his recent Youtube video, Atheism-plus adherent, HJ Hornbeck, made the astonishing claim that male and female sexes -- not just gender, but sex -- are just a social construct and don't physically exist. In his comments responding to my critique of his video, Hornbeck boasted that he could provide an explanation for all phenotypic expressions in animal life, ...more
- This from the Daily Mail:
A senior adviser to David Cameron was arrested on child abuse images allegations, Downing Street said tonight.
Patrick Rock, who had been involved in drawing up proposals for internet porn filters, resigned after being questioned by police. Officers from the National Crime Agency examined Downing Street’s computer systems and offices used by Mr Rock, 62.
He was an ...more
- So this blog is going to be a little more personal than previous ones, but if you'll bear with me through a little bit of background, it does have some relevance beyond me.
As will no doubt surprise some of you, I am engaged, and my fiancee is a dog lover. So yes, I do tolerate other living beings around me ...more
- Here is a diagram to explain two different types of fine tuning; narrow and robust (if the image is too small to read, click on it for a larger version):
If narrow fine tuning is the kind of fine tuning there actually is, theists claim, then the probability of life coming about naturally is low; and this motivates the fine ...more
- It seems in the past few days, a few sites were hit with DDOS attacks. Namely FreeThoughtBlogs, Skepchick, and Feminist Frequency. This is the perfect opportunity to stretch our "skeptic muscles", so to speak.
Going through two of these sites, you'll see where they've indicated the attacks have occurred and speculation is rampant:
It's just gotta be those mean ol' MRA ...more
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