People who know me well know that I think in movie clips. Growing up, movies were my literature, and I still find great pleasure in going to the movies. 1,739 more words
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I’ve been thinking about death lately. I know, I know, but it’s winter what can I say. Anyway, I was thinking if one is healthy and death suddenly appears it really has little effect on the suddenly deceased other than the fact he/she is dead, but, minimal pain is involved; healthy life, then extinction. 198 more words
What is Scientific Skepticism?
“Skepticism is a method of examining claims about the world. The skeptical “toolbox” includes a reliance upon reason, critical thinking, and a desire for verifiable, testable evidence about particular claims (especially extraordinary ones). 432 more words
I’ve been reconciling a lot lately. It’s kind of my thing, since it’s literally my job to reconcile, being a number cruncher by trade. But there are other sorts of reconciliation–the amorphous, blobby, feelingsy ones–that I struggle with sometimes. 1,069 more words