"I will be giving a talk related to my book "The Humanism of Doctor Who" at the July Bookclub Lecture of the Humanist Fellowship of San Diego. The event will be Sunday, July 31, 1:30 pm at the Rancho Bernardo Branch of the San Diego Public…"
"And now we'll have to wait until November to find out how John Hurt is as "The Doctor." I hope he gets some serious time. We were cheated when got only 5 minutes of Derek Jacobi as The Master. Oh, what a Master he could have been."
"Your answers are very good. I doubt Dr. Saunders will actually take time to consider them. These questions are really just tired theological justifications, the same ones trotted out by half-scholars like William Lane Craig, formulated into…"
"An increasing number of animal studies are trending in this direction, that nature provides the environment for an evolutionary development of basic ethics. This is beginning to tie into brain studies showing that some behaviors thought…"
"You are probably right about a narrow ruling. The final verdict for this session may be simply that the Federal government cannot deny federal benefits to same-sex couples legally married. The California Prop. 8 ruling may likely be no ruling, send…"
"As scientists discover more and more about what the universe is really like, they are closing all the spaces that a god could occupy. It's the liberal religionists I don't understand. A fundamentalist at least is clear: "either what X…"
"I cannot watch the Sunday politico-talk shows. The idiocy from all involved staggers the imagination. People who know nothing about what they are asking are asking people who know nothing about what they are saying to say nothing very loudly in as…"
"The History Channel gave up having anything to do with history two years ago. Now, it is "reality" shows about junk collectors and silliness about "ancient aliens." Their multipart dramatization of the Bible is little better than…"
Hi David, and welcome to this friendly meeting place where we recognise--as freethinking atheists do--that gods are phoney and religion is used to control people;
and how tragic and inexcusable it is that women and minorities have been oppressed these last two thousand years and more.