Religion Prof: The Blog of James F. McGrath
The Blog of Dr. James F. McGrath, Clarence L. Goodwin Chair in New Testament Language and Literature at Butler University, Indianapolis
It’s tough getting bamboozled. I think Sagan is right: sometimes it’s just easier to pretend you WEREN’T suckered than to accept the truth and evolve. I recently joked that Heaven itself might seem like a bamboozle for some people on the other side of eternity:
Thanks for the great post! You’ve been on a roll lately!
The Carl Sagan quote is explained by the theory of cognitive dissonance.
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