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Dysfunctional U.

Fredrik deBoer provides further testimony to just how dysfunctional academia has become. I thought of all that as I read this piece on the absurd, infuriating, ongoing situation with Rebecca Tuvel and her not-at-all transphobic article. That controversy lays bare … Continue reading

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Jordan Peterson Explains the Problem with Atheism

Here is a short video where Jordan Peterson explains the problem with atheism.  If you are pressed for time, the best part starts around 4 minutes, where Peterson explains why he is frustrated with Sam Harris’s faith in rationalism. Of … Continue reading

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More Evidence that Postmodern Thinking is Id-Based

Philosopher Kelly Oliver gives us some more information about the postmodernist witch hunt of Rebecca Tuvel. Oliver makes various observations that support my contention that the postmodern mindset draws from the Id: The feeding frenzy in response to Tuvel’s article … Continue reading

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More Postmodern Attacks on Science

One of the things we learned from the March for Science is that if you cut funding to science, you are anti-science.  Well, according to that definition, we now have more evidence that the social justice warriors are anti-science. From … Continue reading

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The Id Atheists

Previously I noted how the thinking of a typical social justice advocate seems to be rooted in subjectivity and emotion.  I think this insight helps us to better understand the social justice crowd, but I think we can also dive … Continue reading

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Bill Nye Edits Out Biology Lesson

  So Bill Nye the snake oil salesman is now trying to throw some basic biology down the memory hole: When uploaded to Netflix, an episode of the educational children’s show “Bill Nye the Science Guy” cut out a segment saying … Continue reading

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Postmodern Science

Bill Nye, the snake oil salesman who peddled the $200 ionator that promised to turned tap water into “ionized” water which would kill just about any bacteria has discovered another way to use [cough] science: Here’s the “pro-science” message Bill is … Continue reading

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More on Atheism and Postmodernism

Previously, I commented on an essay by Helen Pluckrose in a blog entry entitled, Why the Left Will Lose to the Regressive Left.  Pluckrose must have noticed my blog entry and commented on it on her FB page: I never … Continue reading

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Just Another Wacky Social Scientist

I will also repeat what is evident to impartial observers, that Trump’s Republicanism stands in a continuity with Fascism. — Lars Maischak (@LarsMaischak) 10 April 2017 … and that historical precedent suggests that a death sentence is inevitable, if democracy … Continue reading

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