"Honestly, I don't give a ripe dump what Mr. Hedges thinks of atheists. Sadly, he sounds way too much like other denialists, who can't conceive of a group or phenomenon external to his own experience, and so he attempts to quantify it…"
Recorded March 25, 2008 at the Tattered Cover bookstore in Denver, Colorado.
In this talk, Pulitzer Prize winning author Chris Hedges critiques the self described "new-Atheists" and points out the similarities they share with religious…
"Her message is having the desired affect..being spread around more and more..any publicity is better than no publicity..
As for Pat Robertson being a fool?..Well, I dunno about that..He was one of the founding fathers of the Extreme Right…"
from, The Carl Sagan Portal
yeah..I do..it's the old "argument from authority" .."Arguments from authority carry little weight (in science there are no "authorities"). Carl Sagan Baloney Detection Kit
"..That was pretty awesome..I'm gonna watch the rerun of "Into the Universe with Stephen Hawking" after this discussion show ends..His idea about .."before the big bang there was no time..therefore..there was no time for…"
"I've been following this thread and now I think/feel it's time for another branch or twig;(not to mention more metaphors).."Contemplation vs, Meditation"..When I contemplate, I'm focused, zeroed in. When I meditate, I'm…"