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An assertion is still not evidence of whatever it asserts

Sigh. I thought it was only theist trolls who did this… who spammed atheist groups with links to articles, the titles of which claim “indisputable proof of god” or “NASA confirms everything in the Bible is true”, when the articles themselves simply assert the claim by a third party. 366 more words

Skepticism

How Do We Know What We Know?

Epistemology is defined as “the theory of knowledge, especially with regard to its methods, validity, and scope. Epistemology is the investigation of what distinguishes justified understanding from opinion.” 699 more words

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My Shortest Post Ever

Here is how I see reference to the Bible as evidence for supernatural claims.
(Same for any other “holy” books.)


Circular reasoning is not good reasoning.

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The Fallacy Of Circular Reasoning: A Vast Infection In Public Discourse


Source: NoMoreFakeNews.com
Jon Rappoport
January 9, 2017

The simplest definition of circular reasoning is: assuming what you’re trying to prove.

But that makes no sense. 941 more words

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The Fallacy of Circular Reasoning: a Vast Infection in Public Discourse

reposted from nomorefakenews.com

by Jon Rappoport

January 9, 2017

The simplest definition of circular reasoning is: assuming what you’re trying to prove.

But that makes no sense. 1,295 more words

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Day 1460: Circles

As I circle back here to create another daily blog post, I notice that I’ve circled through the concept of circles before (here and… 174 more words

Personal Growth

POTENTIALLY POTENT PIZZA

Sand-colored lines show track,

A figure-eight folded back…..

Suggested by green

And grey, the scene,

Potentially is double track!

–J.E.C.