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The Hell of Make-Believe

You still shall tramp and tread on endless round
of thought, to justify your action to yourselves,
weaving a fiction which unravels as you weave, 18 more words


Dirty deeds done badly

It’s election season again, which means yet another example of bad mathematics and dishonest representation through the door from the Conservative party. The Tories use charts in an attempt to represent how they are the only party to stand a chance of beating the SNP in whatever contest they are engaged in. 510 more words


Looking for Home

Man has always lost his way. He has been a tramp ever since Eden; but he always knew, or thought he knew, what he was looking for. 101 more words

G. K. Chesterton

Anti-GMO Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones is Selling GMOs

We’re living in a strange new reality in the United States.  Our citizens are forced to deal with problems such as terrorist attacks that never happened (e.g. 881 more words


Trying Not To Hear

And the longer and more beautifully the Lion sang the harder Uncle Andrew tried to make himself believe that he could hear nothing but roaring. Now the trouble about trying to make yourself stupider than you really are is that you very often succeed. 33 more words


The comforting thought of being wrong

Skeptics should find it most comforting to consider the possibility that they may be wrong, and that there may be a God who made the world, and who one day will fix everything that’s wrong with it. 163 more words


Explaining Away Everything

You cannot go on ‘explaining away’ forever: you will find that you have explained explanation itself away. You cannot go on ‘seeing through’ things forever. The whole point of seeing through something is to see something through it. 73 more words

C. S. Lewis