John-Horgan

The actual hard target for Skepticism

This a real, major threat to the skeptic movement. This is our actual hard target because if we don’t stand our grounds and our principles, there will be no skeptic movement left to fight pseudoscience, god-thumpers, the multiverse, the Singularity, or overmedication.

Steven-Weinberg

Is Weinberg’s remark false?

Maybe Weinberg wasn’t as accurate as he could have been, but his statement remains true to a certain degree. Some times evil is done without invoking a god; but it is always done with the psychological set of tools that characterizes religion.

Christopher-Hitchens-Hitch

What Hitchens never said about Iran

After seeing how these people bash Richard Dawkins almost just for being alive, and how they sistematically smear Sam Harris, no wonder they waited for Hitchens to die — with their fragile egos, they wouldn’t have survived a Hitchslap in response.