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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed May 09, 2018 3:32 pm

No no no no no.

Gary is a man named Art. :notsure:
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Wed May 09, 2018 3:33 pm

Anaxagoras wrote:Even if it is an illusion, it behooves us to think we act on the assumption that we have free will, because we have no choice.
Better. 8)
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Nyarlathotep » Wed May 09, 2018 3:48 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:No no no no no.

Gary is a man named Art. :notsure:
Symetric property buddy

If Gary=Art then Art=Gary
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Doctor X » Wed May 09, 2018 10:56 pm

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Pyrrho » Thu May 10, 2018 10:13 am



Guess what? Most people don't care.
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Doctor X » Thu May 10, 2018 10:23 am

They have not cared since 2005.

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Paulie Cicero » Thu May 10, 2018 10:46 am

He's in the middle of the fucking weeds! Must be up in Secaucus.

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Tommy D » Thu May 10, 2018 10:48 am

And late.

Late for his own fucking funeral!
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu May 10, 2018 2:41 pm

Pyrrho wrote:

Guess what? Most people don't care.
This is especially amusing because "intellectual dark web" is a phrase the NYT op-ed writer came up with to smear various people by association with illegal so called "dark web" .onion sites.
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Thu May 10, 2018 2:43 pm

Shermer?

Most people don't care but Peezus' imaginary friend was raped by that bastard.

He also gets more mainstream press as an atheist pundit go to guy.

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Pyrrho » Fri May 11, 2018 12:23 am


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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Pyrrho » Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:09 am


The flash of light you saw in the sky was not a UFO. Swamp gas from a weather balloon was trapped in a thermal pocket and reflected the light from Venus.

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Doctor X » Fri Aug 03, 2018 5:06 am

Pyrrho wrote:
Fri Aug 03, 2018 12:09 am

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Anaxagoras » Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:16 am

Lawrence Krauss is back in the news.

Documents Show That Arizona State Investigated A Slew Of Allegations Against Physicist Lawrence Krauss

and

Lawrence Krauss and the Legacy of Harassment in Science
That investigation concluded this week. According to BuzzFeed News, which first reported on Krauss’s alleged sexual misconduct in February, Arizona State found evidence to support several allegations: that Krauss grabbed a woman’s breast at a meeting; that he groped another’s thigh; that he told an employee he would buy her birth control so she wouldn’t inconvenience him with maternity leave; that he made suggestive comments about a student’s attire; and that he suggested a threesome to a female job candidate at the Origins Project, Krauss’s flagship program at Arizona State.

Arizona State removed Krauss as leader at the Origins project. But the school not fire Krauss from his role as professor, even though the dean of its college of liberal arts and sciences recommended that they should. Instead, the two parties brokered an agreement. Arizona State will end its disciplinary process, and Krauss will retire from the university at the end of the academic year in May. He will continue to earn his annual salary of $265,000 until then. Krauss continues to deny the allegations.
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:54 pm

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by xouper » Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:57 pm

Abdul Alhazred wrote:
Sat Nov 17, 2018 8:54 pm
Check this out: :BigGrin3:

http://atheismplus.com/forums/index.php
"404 Not Found"

Where did it go?

https://rationalwiki.org/wiki/Atheism_Plus

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:11 pm

Where in fact I got the link from, just to make sure I wasn't misremembering it.
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by xouper » Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:14 pm

If AtheismPlus is in the news lately, which is what you seem to be saying by posting it in this thread, perhaps you had some current news item in mind?

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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Pyrrho » Sun Nov 18, 2018 1:14 am

The news is that they've been gone for about 2 years and Abdul just found out.
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Re: Skeptics in the News

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Tue Nov 20, 2018 6:55 pm

The forum though inactive did continue a ghost existence for a while.

So now the domain is up for grabs.

Any takers? Atheism plus what ???

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