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On Pascal’s wager

Pascal’s wager is something I had never heard of until yesterday. It is an excellent example of a false dilemma, also known as a false dichotomy. 668 more words

Skepticism

The Secret to a Happy Relationship in 140 Characters (or Less)

Right…

Happy!

One of the best pieces of relationship advice I’ve ever gotten: when facing or anticipating conflict, ask yourself, “Do I want to be right, or do I want to be happy?” 563 more words

Life Lessons

Limited government rises over the false alternatives

When leftists say as they repeatedly do that conservatives are anti-government, that is a lie and they know it…Conservatives are for limited government. It takes no great logical acumen to see that if one is for 

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Quotes

Logic 101 - Politics

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these Logic 101 posts.  Just as a refresher, I like to look at a topic from the point of view of logic 101.  701 more words

Philosophy

False dilemma: Not perfect, therefore useless

The quote in this meme is not “A good guy with a gun can always stop a bad guy with a gun”. The fact that the Reagan assassination attempt was not foiled by the secret service doesn’t refute that good guys with guns stop bad guys with guns in some cases. 53 more words

Left

San Francisco

“Every man should be allowed to love two cities, his own and San Francisco.” –Gene Fowler

I beg to differ.  Why just two?  Why not court and then fall in love with as many cities as the heart can hold?   111 more words

USA

Logical Gal says: We need another category for God

Have you ever been cornered at the mall by one of those survey-takers? You know, the kind with the clipboard making a beeline just for you? 470 more words

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