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Who's to say what beliefs are correct or not?

Ever noticed how many quotes by famous, so called “successful”  people you see floating around on the internet? It’s quite interesting to ponder the reasons why it is seen  as important to include the name of the person who said the quote. 679 more words

Philosophy

Why "Why the Singularity is Bullshit" is Bullshit

Dave Cullen released a video on his YouTube channel, Computing Forever, entitled “Why the Singularity is Bullshit“. He makes a lot of claims in it that are themselves, well, bullshit. 653 more words

Philosophy

Getting off the media treadmill: part 2 - propaganda techniques

This article is the next in an ongoing series to explain how Americans are affected by media, to hopefully stop the wholesale manipulation of our feelings, to the detriment of America as a nation.  669 more words

News

Appeal to Authority

A tale is told in the seventh chapter of John’s Gospel
About officers sent to arrest the Messiah
Who fail-for a minute in His presence their doubts dispel… 147 more words

The Deity Of Jesus Christ

Whose word should you respect in any debate on science?

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.

Whose word should you respect in any debate on science?

Peter Ellerton… 942 more words

Science

Logical Fallacies: Gay Marriage

** This is absolutely not my viewpoint this is for a school assignment to write 3 logical fallacies about a subject we DO NOT agree with** *I’m not a monster* *I am FOR gay marriage* 489 more words