Assume Sincerity

One of the things I really struggle with is how to maintain a semblence of respect toward someone who has revealed a prejudice that I am »

The Wonders of THIS Universe

An important lesson to remember for those striving to believe as many true things and as few false things as possible. You can still enjoy mythology »

Dealing With Things Outside Of Your Control

About three months ago, right around Thanksgiving, I lost one of my best friends. No, he didn’t die; he just decided that we weren’t »

There Are No Atheists In Foxholes

“There are no atheists in foxholes.” --Some Dummy If you say something often enough it inevitably starts to feel normal. Once a behavior turns into a »

Nothing Is Exempt From Criticism

The other day I wrote about a malicious “hacker” that uses his technical knowledge just to get a rise out of people. These aspects of human »

Talk About Victim Blaming

Last week I read an article that I've been stewing over ever since, trying to think of what I wanted to say on the subject. The »