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PARASITES, MEMES

When you think about it, ideologies are parasites. Just as Darwin’s   When you think about it, ideologies are parasites. Just as Darwin’s insect can infect a fly’s brain, thus directing the fly to work for itself instead of for … Continue reading

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WHY WE MUST DEMAND HARD EVIDENCE ALWAYS

  When you think about it, ideologies are parasites. Just as Darwin’s insect can infect a fly’s brain, thus directing the fly to work for it instead of for the fly’s own welfare, so an ideology can infect the human … Continue reading

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Don’t drive through the rear mirror

I think one of the most disingenuous  practices in today’s society is this attempt to defend one’s claims on the grounds that there is a spiritual-and thus unassailable-dimension to be considered in its evaluation… What good does this meme (spirituality) … Continue reading

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IS IT A TREAT, A SIN A SPORT?

Religious authorities have taught us to be ashamed of our bodies and that is a shame. Because if you see yourself that way you will see everyone else that way too. Worse still, if sexual urges lead us to become … Continue reading

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slipping one in

In these days of political correctness, one has to be careful to hide one’s distaste for those you dislike. This is particularly frustrating to those who do not care for the Jews, because of all the stories we have heard … Continue reading

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THE BLOATED BALLOON

Is this the canary in the cage? The U.N. says twenty million people are starving to death right now unless sufficient aid can be raised. And with a population exceeding seven Billion this is just a foretaste of our impending … Continue reading

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ATLAS SHRUGGED

  Stats indicate there has been  a steady rise in the number of people  who have chosen  atheism in place of religion in most western countries This has made sense to me and to all those atheists, humanists, skeptics, who … Continue reading

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Humanism, obstacles to overcome

Congratulations to  Phyllis Webster for her interest and for arousing our awareness of the The Kasese Humanist Primary School in Uganda, towards which, as Alan says, VSHA has made donations.Yes, Phyllis deserves our thanks and should be credited with her … Continue reading

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TRUTH ETERNAL

TRUTH ETERNAL Words have evolved from our earliest, primitive days and many have become so outmoded as to interfere with clear thinking. “Truth” in my opinion, is one of these words.. I see “Truth” as a mirage that lures those … Continue reading

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Thinling on the Unknown

Thinking on the unknown: Thinking on the unknown: It is possible there are many things in this vast universe that we will never know about. Seems unlikely that always efficient nature would endow us with knowledge that is not needed … Continue reading

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