This is something that has started to bother me a a lot.The more I think of it, the more I cannot see why there should logical or legal difference between a Jewish owned Deli and a Christian owned…Continue
This gets a bit weird. Maybe the tinfoilers were not so far off(!?!)According to this paper, hitting part of the brain with magnetic stimulation reduced the belief in God (as well as several other…Continue
I have a T shirt with "Copenhagen Fantasy Camp", and pictures of Bohr and Heisenberg (and an equation with Planck's constant as a hint).No one has ever seemed to notice it, even thought I've worn it…Continue
""As the demographics of these refugees seems to be mostly widowed women, men over 60, and children, we would still be accepting most of the refugees."
Actually if that were true, it would make more sense. However in Europe, at least,…"
"Good letter, but it's probably falling on deaf ears.
Consider this exchange by an adminstration official of the US State Department, which completely ignores the gorilla in the room when discussing Saudi Arabia's 'leadership' of…"
"Religion and nationalism are two sides of tribal identity. As such, they are as much biologically based as our other social instincts. Hopefully we may temper them a bit but there is little chance of rewiring the human mind that greatly."
"Grinning Cat: your quote from Joan Denoo is quite true. And it is something that can be examined from an evolutionary psychology perspective.
Humans, unlike what some people claim, are hugely driven by instincts, in fact our instincts are probably…"
"I don't hide my atheism. But I also do not try to push it on others. Both my wife and I have religious family members. I've worked with a range of people including a devout Muslim. As long as they don't try to push religion on me, I…"
"The only local hospital we have here is Seventh-Day Adventist, which is pretty sucky, too. We did have another hospital and I heard rumors about shady dealings on the part of the Seventh-Day Adventist hospital, but I know of nothing concrete because…"
Sign it and then break the contract, by publicly (current affairs shows) stating that they are taking more liberty with their proselytizing and indoctrination than the contract appears to suggest.
Just accept that signing the contract…"
Nice looking dog you have! "Securing" a dog is a concern. Previous dogs have stayed outdoors ALL the time, never running away . But I live out in the country. Free roaming is my preference, but the H.S. doesn't like to hear that. I'm losing sleep trying to come up with an alternative.
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