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September 21, 2018
The Fountainhead: First Broadway… Then the World
You can savor a fine filet mignon and sometimes still want a greasy hamburger.
September 10, 2018
Paul Kalanithi’s Argument for Christianity
Meaning, love and purpose exist by virtue of the fact that they exist in human...
July 20, 2018
The Fountainhead: Indecent Proposal
For a book written by a woman, The Fountainhead has a surprisingly grim moral for...
February 02, 2018
The Fountainhead: A Book By Its Cover
All of Rand's characters can be categorized based on physical appearance, and one of her...
July 10, 2017
Are Atheists Smarter than Theists?
Why does religious doubt correlate with everything that's associated with greater intelligence?
October 21, 2016
Scott Adams Can’t See the Elephant
The person who denies an existence claim isn't always the one who should be believed.
September 05, 2016
The Democritean Dance
Our bodies and minds are made of atoms like everything else.
July 27, 2016
On Human Negativity Bias
Why people are so eager to believe the worst.
April 01, 2016
Atlas Shrugged: Does Not Compute
Atlas Shrugged, part III, chapter IX As we've seen previously, the villains of Atlas Shrugged...
March 21, 2016
Is Addiction a Moral Failing?
Something that, as an atheist, I always insist upon is that we are biochemical machines....
January 20, 2016
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January 13, 2016
Book Review: The Illusion of God’s Presence
Summary: Not a new theory, but a new and strong case for an old theory,...
April 01, 2015
Some Thoughts on Trigger Warnings
The latest thinkpiece that's consumed the internet is an editorial by Judith Shulevitz about trigger...
March 28, 2015
Weekend Coffee: March 28
• GOP congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers asked her constituents for Obamacare horror stories. The response...
December 29, 2014
A Christian vs. an Atheist: On God and Government, Part 9
This is part 9 of my "Think! Of God and Government" debate series with Christian...
November 19, 2014
A Christian vs. an Atheist: On God and Government, Part 8
This is part 8 of my "Think! Of God and Government" debate series with Christian...
June 04, 2014
Religious Violence Isn’t a Mental Illness, and Neither Is Misogyny
In the wake of the mass shooting in California last month, committed by a killer...
January 25, 2014
Weekend Coffee: January 25
• Is conservative Christianity itself bad for marriage? The research says yes. Michelle Goldberg lays...
January 12, 2014
Your Weekend Brain Training with ClearerThinking.org
If you're motivated to be a better reasoner and critical thinker (and shouldn't we all...
November 04, 2013
More Than the Sum of Our Senses
I'm still reading Timothy Keller's book. He's very much a fan of presuppositional apologetics, like...
October 15, 2012
The Fiery Fountain
My first book hasn't been out for long, but I'm thinking it's almost time to...
July 17, 2012
Is Your Soul an Information Field in Another Dimension?
[Author's Note: In keeping with the tradition that whenever you have a blog post whose...
December 02, 2011
The Purview of Skepticism
I may have mentioned that, at Skepticon IV, JT Eberhard gave a fantastic talk on...
September 19, 2011
Near-Death Experiences Without Being Near Death
I've written before about near-death experiences and what they can prove about the existence of...
March 30, 2011
Treating Demon Possession with Antipsychotics
As I've written in the past, modern Christianity has never outgrown the demoniac fixation of...
December 01, 2010
How to Think Critically: Anchoring
I'm pleased to announce the first-ever holiday edition of How to Think Critically. If you're...
September 25, 2010
Another Response to the Theist’s Guide
I've received another response to my essay "The Theist's Guide to Converting Atheists". This response,...
July 21, 2010
The God of the Reptile Brain
Evolution is a blind tinkerer, lacking the foresight of human engineers. Rarely, if ever, does...
June 21, 2010
Do Near-Death Experiences Prove the Soul Exists?
"A qualitative and quantitative study of the incidence, features, and aetiology of near death experiences...
June 09, 2010
The Case for a Creator: TV Sets and Tennis Shoes
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