If you’ve been to a secularist conference or two, or read from one of many popular blogs, you’ve heard accounts of events that start like this:
A feminist,... Read More
The claim is often made in arguments about god, usually between self-described atheists and agnostics, that you can’t prove a negative claim. The claim in question... Read More
This is not a common topic in the skeptical discourse, but it is something I have been thinking about for a long time. I have had these sorts of experiences that are no... Read More
I was reading Maria’s recent post So, What is a Skeptic Anyway? where she mentions her own, shall we say, pre-skepticism skepticism.
[ ...]I’ve never believed... Read More
During much of my higher education, I haven’t enjoyed the small-talk question acquaintances invariably ask: what’s your major? Until last May my answer was... Read More