Tag Archives: Jerry Coyne

Why Was That Published?!!

There is very little difference between a New Atheist activist and a Social Justice activist.  Consider atheist activist Jerry Coyne.   He is such a snowflake that it won’t be long before he starts demanding trigger warnings when certain topics come … Continue reading

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The Hypocrisy of Harris and Coyne

We have seen that both Sam Harris and Jerry Coyne have condemned Lawrence Krauss for his sexual harassment of women.  Harris said that he believes the women, that Krauss needs to apologize, and that he is in a position to … Continue reading

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Jerry Coyne Officially Disassociates Himself from Lawrence Krauss

It sure looks like Lawrence Krauss has no allies.  From Jerry Coyne: After that article appeared, I did some digging on my own, and came up with three cases that have convinced me that Krauss engaged in sexual predation of … Continue reading

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Jerry Coyne: Mighty Slayer of Straw Men

Another scientist, this time physicist Tom McLeish, has argued against the notion that science and religion are incompatible.  And sure enough, activist Jerry Coyne is again unnerved and feels the need to fire off a rapid response. But before looking … Continue reading

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Atheists and Science

Jerry Coyne is once again complaining that his readers don’t seem to care all that much for his science postings.  He spends significant time writing up some blog posting about a scientific finding and gets only a small handful of … Continue reading

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Muddled Thinking from Jerry Coyne

Conrad Black wrote an article entitled, “I put this as simply as possible: Many atheists are excellent, but atheism itself is hurting the West.”  Black has a good grasp on your average New Atheist: I have had as much as … Continue reading

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The Worst Atheist Book?

Philosopher Edward Feser wrote a short review of Coyne’s New Atheist book: Faith versus Fact is some kind of achievement. Biologist Jerry Coyne has managed to write what might be the worst book yet published in the New Atheist genre. … Continue reading

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Times Higher Education Reporter Puts Spotlight on Jerry Coyne’s Blog and Its “Bile”

Writing for the Times Higher Education, Matthew Reisz, recalls a previous article: Five years ago, I wrote an article arguing that the idea of a “war” between science and religion is not a very helpful one, given that “all-out wars … Continue reading

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Unhinged

Two terrorists murder 14 people in San Bernardino and how does New Atheist activist Jerry Coyne react?  He blames Republicans: The Republicans are an odious and now a murderous party. As I mentioned before, when we should be united against the … Continue reading

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More Coyne Hilarity

I just checked Jerry Coyne’s blog and, well, have a look at some of the LOLz on his blog. Sure enough, Coyne, who has this issue with spelling “twitter,” was indeed easily duped by the Kim Davis troll/Poe: Speaking of … Continue reading

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