Maximal Self-Realization In Self-Obliteration: The Existential Paradox of Heroic Self-Sacrifice

Last summer I wrote a number of posts through which I sought to disambiguate the various senses of the word faith and in the process distinguish the various virtuous ethical and epistemic practices for which faith is typically confused by means of ambiguous equivocations.  I attempted to distinguish the virtues of hope, loyalty, trust, intuitional [Read More...]

Daily Hilarity: Betty Bowers Awards Sarah Palin “Worst Mother Award”

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Andy Thomson on Why We Believe in Gods

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Daily Hilarity: Accu-Wrath Forecast

A great, older Bill Maher bit I only just discovere: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Pat Condell’s Case Against The Catholic Church

After a tasteless joke early on, he’s justly scathing and deserves to be heard: Christians are too blithe when they distinguish the evils perpetuated by Christian institutions from those same institutions’ claims to moral and spiritual authority as founded by God or, at least, to their being the church of God at all. How in [Read More...]

Daily Hilarity: Google’s Aggressive Attack On The I-Phone

Pretty hilarious and completely NSFW unless you have head phones on: Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Does Thermodynamics Prove The Existence Of God?

Ozmoroid both hilariously and scientifically refutes a video which claims it does… Your Thoughts? [Read more...]

Answering Accusations Against Atheists: The Charge We Naively Blame All War On Religion

In this post I want to address Chris’s problems with the tactics and arguments of internet atheists. In two previous posts I have rejected his assumption that not liking the tactics or particular arguments that particular atheists use is somehow a reason to reject the essential atheist position that there are no gods, and I have challenged [Read More...]

Bertrand Russell Queried About His Atheism

I found it both fascinating and a little dispiriting to watch this video and get the keen sense that it might as well have been made yesterday since essentially all the straw men of atheists and trite, easily refutable arguments against atheism offered against Russell here are still propagating endlessly today.   It’s a reminder [Read More...]