This is the first in a series of posts responding to a list of 20 arguments for the existence of god from this article. To be fair, the article does state that these arguments don’t make a case except when taken all together, using the metaphor of a rope, but I am analyzing them individually … More The Argument from Change
I’ve decided to start something new. As I’ve mentioned, in addition to being an aspiring author and (aspiring) atheist “activist”, I’m also a professional programmer. However, programming is but one of the many crafts I enjoy doing. I also put together jigsaw puzzles, make small clay animals, and put together jewelry. I’ve even tried felting, … More Rosaries
Reminder: I’m still doing short posts to allow time for you to read my review of I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist.
I saw this picture on the internet and decided it was my duty to invent a context wherein this shirt would be appropriate. … The best I can come up with is a furry fetish party, but why would you wear long sleeves to a fetish party? This isn’t exactly part of a fursona … More Llamas, What Are You Doing?
I don’t know why I find this gif so entertaining. Reminder: I’m still doing short posts to allow time for you to read my review of I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist.
Today’s xkcd is so very spot-on about free speech that I felt obligated to promote it. His alt-text is extremely to the point as well, and I’m putting it below for your convenience. “I can’t remember where I heard this, but someone once said that defending your position by citing free speech is sort of … More Free Speech
Reminder: I am only doing very short content for at least a week to give my readers a chance to get through my review of I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist.
I don’t normally post on Tuesdays, but I have the review up and want to be sure people can see it. Also, I’m using this to preserve the tweets I made while I was reading, because I think at least some of them are funny. Whether this will be a common thing, I don’t know … More Announcement: Rebecca Finished Reading I Don’t Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist
I still remember how much it struck me when I realized this was false. You are a body. You don’t have a body and a mind and a soul, you are your body. All of the activity that feels like not your body is from your brain. Neuroscience is really interesting! That’s all I have … More A Quote from C. S. Lewis
“Liberals can’t be Catholic? But I’m both!” If that was your reaction to this post’s title, please keep reading. I want to show you why I make that claim, and I think by the end, you’ll agree. It is my observation that those who identify as liberal disagree with at least one of the Catholic … More Liberals Can’t Be Catholic: Evidence from the Catechism and Canon Law