7 Quick Potters (7/15/11)

Before I start the Quick Takes, I have to announce the next stage of my Ideological Turing Test -- a challenge for individual Christians and Atheists to see how well they understand each other.  This past week, Christians and atheists both answered questions about Christianity and the atheists tried to are trying to imitate Christian respondents well enough to blend in with them.  Now, you can be the judge.  Read through the responses and vote on whether you think each entry was written … [Read more...]

7 Quick Takes (7/8/11)

--1-- This week, I've been posting all the entries in my Ideological Turing Test Contest - a challenge for individual Christians and Atheists to see how well they understand each other.  This week, Christians are trying to imitate Atheists well enough to be indistinguishable from them.  Next week, the atheists will return the favor.  (All inspired by Bryan Caplan's Ideological Turing Test. --2-- For this contest to work, I need you all to vote on which of the answers you think were written … [Read more...]

7 Quick Takes (7/1/11)

--1-- This week's Quick Takes theme (for as long as I can sustain it) is interfaith dialogue.  If you're not a regular reader of this blog, I'd like to invite you to stick around this week to help judge the our first ever ideological Turing Test (inspired by Bryan Caplan).  This week, a slate of atheists and Christians will all answer questions intended for atheists honestly, or as they expect atheists would answer them.  It's up to you to vote and see if you can spot the impostors or if … [Read more...]