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Superior Religion

Religion is a very touchy subject- many people are very close minded, only accepting the religion they believe in and disregarding all others. It’s like people feel threatened by other religions; they go to the extreme to defend their religion as the only “real” one and are bothered by the idea that there is another religion *gasp.* 378 more words


All Or Nothing At All

“All generalizations are dangerous, even this one.” – Alexandre Dumas

What a ridiculous notion. Generalizations may be borne of ignorance but they can’t possibly be dangero – oh my god! 10 more words


In Which I Was Wrong About Meetup

I received a good reminder earlier this week, so I thought I’d share.

If you aren’t familiar with the website Meetup.com, it’s a website where people put together activity groups. 556 more words

Amy Sundberg

The Bill Maher/Ben Affleck Fiasco

For those of you who don’t know what I’m talking about, here’s the interview:

There are so many problems with this.

People like to think that a small group is reflective of the whole. 734 more words

Ass.u.me.ing Makes an Ass of You and Me

Let me tell you a little bit about one of my very good friends. She and I had many a fights when we were going through that process of becoming actual good friends. 1,065 more words


Even the Hater Haters Hate

Yes, the title shows I’m in a pissy mood today. Well not really today, just during the past 15 minutes. Why would I start hating at 5:30 pm? 256 more words


A Stereotypically Objective Paradigm

To be objective is to hold assumptions about reality and the nature of truth without considering context. This is the scientific method, and it is imperfect in that it is generally understood that because of human error, truth can only be known and expressed in terms of probability when discussing human behavior. 316 more words

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