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Blood Moons And Madness

Blood Moon

Welcome to my occasional foray into the Public Domain where I can join you in taking stock of the growing weirdness in the world. 5,431 more words

Richard Dawkins and the failed prayer experiment

In his book, The God Delusion, Richard Dawkins describes an experiment to prove whether prayer is effective or not. The conclusion was that prayer is useless.1  He positively gloats over it. 537 more words

Answering Sceptics

"Dawkins and the Greyest Show on Earth"‏

“But behind all this, the circus is a massive machine whose very life depends on discipline, motion and speed — a mechanized army on wheels that rolls over any obstacle in its path — that meets calamity again and again, but always comes up smiling — a place where disaster and tragedy stalk the Big Top, haunts the back yard, and rides the circus train — where Death is constantly watching for one frayed rope, one weak link, or one trace of fear”. 1,824 more words