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Stephen Brodie commented on Adriana's group Freethought and Funny Bones
"That is funny Loren and I want to own one of those boxes. "
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Mrs.B commented on Adriana's group Freethought and Funny Bones
"That's funny!"
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Mrs.B commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
"It's insulting."
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Mrs.B commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"And some of your governors demanding that our borders open!"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
""I love the poorly educated." Probably one of the most heinous remarks I've ever…"
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Loren Miller commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
"Let's be real here. For the most part, "Godly Wisdom" = BULLSHIT, plain and simple.…"
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Loren Miller commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"... when people on the right talk about “freedom” what they actually mean is closer to…"
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Onyango Makagutu commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
"Usually whenever i see someone talk of worldly and godly wisdom i wonder how do they access the…"
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Grinning Cat commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
"Those scare quotes around "educated" made me think how some/many religions (and other…"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Nice one Joan, succinct and to the point as usual."
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Joan Denoo commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Terry, it is wonderful to see your post! I hope all is well with you.  I would reply to god,…"
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Stephen Brodie commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
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Terence Meaden commented on Loren Miller's group Quote Of The Day
"Very good Stephen, and I expect you know how Bertrand Russell responded if he found himself being…"
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"Apostate Prophet If I die, and Islam turns out to be true, and I stand before Allah, I will say…"
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Mrs.B commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
"Yeah, & they don't want that to happen."
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Stephen Brodie commented on Hope's group Imagine No Organized Religion
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CRITICAL THINKING Discussions (32)

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How Thinking Goes Wrong: Twenty-five Fallacies That Lead Us to Believe Weird Things

I'm totally stealing this post from a friend in Australia, though he does not give the original link where he got it from. I've been meanin…

Started by A Former Member

2 Jul 3, 2011
Reply by Adriana

Ignorance today

What is knowledge? Why is it the opposite of "ignorance"? From Plato to the internet (yep, for all its good sides, there is a danger that t…

Started by Adriana

1 Jul 1, 2011
Reply by A Former Member

In defense of dangerous ideas

In defense of dangerous ideas In every age, taboo questions raise our blood pressure and threaten moral panic. But we cannot be afraid to a…

Started by A Former Member

24 Jun 29, 2011
Reply by Heather Spoonheim

Reason Seen More as Weapon Than Path to Truth

  By PATRICIA COHEN Published: June 14, 2011 New York Times   For centuries thinkers have assumed that the uniquely human capacity for rea…

Started by Sydni Moser

11 Jun 29, 2011
Reply by Adriana

The end is always nigh in the human mind, by Michael Shermer

The end is always nigh in the human mindWhy are we so attracted to prophecies of doom, from religious raptures to environmental collapse? I…

Started by A Former Member

0 Jun 10, 2011

Rapture Ready: The Science of Self Delusion

Rapture Ready: The Science of Self Delusion "A MAN WITH A CONVICTION is a hard man to change. Tell him you disagree and he turns away. Show…

Started by A Former Member

5 May 23, 2011
Reply by A Former Member

Giving Ockham's Razor its true dimension

Skeptics often invoke Ockham's Razor to dismiss unbelievable nonsense, but is it logically, philosophically and scientifically justifiable…

Started by Adriana

9 May 6, 2011
Reply by Adriana

Critical Thinking resources on the web

See the section on Critical Thinking on my web page: Washington Philosophy Circle presents: Links to Philosophical & Related Web Sites…

Started by Ralph Ellectual

1 May 6, 2011
Reply by A Former Member

An experimental study of rationalization in politics

Massimo Pigliucci, from the blog Rationally Speaking, has a very interesting blog post on the various types of reasoning failures that peop…

Started by Adriana

0 Apr 27, 2011

College Students Not Learning Critial Thinking Skills

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2013970569_collegelearning19.html    A slightly disturbing Seattle Times report regarding…

Started by Jacob W. Andrews

4 Apr 7, 2011
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