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Analysis: Never trust a religion or quasi-religious organized philosophy whose logo looks like something from a 1950s science fiction story set in the aftermath of World War Three.
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Abdul Alhazred wrote: Mon Dec 03, 2018 4:37 pm Analysis: Never trust a religion or quasi-religious organized philosophy, especially if its logo looks like something from a 1950s science fiction story set in the aftermath of World War Three.
FTFY. :wink:
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No skeptics in the news for over a year.

Furthermore, I just checked and "FREETHOUGHT RESISTANCE" is completely gone, though of course Peezus and various others are still at it.

Can it simply be that the fandom is no more? :cry:










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Swiss? :)
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Abdul Alhazred wrote: Sat Dec 21, 2019 3:26 pm Swiss? :)
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Abdul Alhazred wrote: Sat Dec 21, 2019 5:09 am No skeptics in the news for over a year.


Can it simply be that the fandom is no more? :cry:










:lmao:

Darat killed it.

:De_Bunk:
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DJ wrote: Mon Dec 23, 2019 8:30 pm
Abdul Alhazred wrote: Sat Dec 21, 2019 5:09 am No skeptics in the news for over a year.


Can it simply be that the fandom is no more? :cry:










:lmao:

Darat killed it.

:De_Bunk:
Well OK, but blaming Hal is more canonical. :BigGrin3:
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Some old friends heard from. :)

TRIGGER WARNING: Peezus H. Christ

https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula ... -the-dirt/
Oh, this is going to be fun. Mark your calendar and keep the evening of Sunday 23 February open, because we’re doing a grand celebratory hangout, since we’re finally out from under that ridiculous law suit by Richard Carrier.

...
Also a video by Rebecca Watson.
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Really doesn't matter much to anybody outside of a small circle of enemies.
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Time has not been kind to Rebecca.

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Abdul Alhazred wrote: Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:44 pm Some old friends heard from. :)

TRIGGER WARNING: Peezus H. Christ

https://freethoughtblogs.com/pharyngula ... -the-dirt/
Oh, this is going to be fun. Mark your calendar and keep the evening of Sunday 23 February open, because we’re doing a grand celebratory hangout, since we’re finally out from under that ridiculous law suit by Richard Carrier.

...
Also a video by Rebecca Watson.
The only real winners here would seem to be the lawyers.

(Their "victory" is that Carrier agreed to drop his lawsuit, if they would drop their countersuit, and each side would be responsible for their own legal costs. So both sides owe a lot of money to their lawyers.)
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The only real winners here would seem to be the lawyers.
A very common outcome actually. 8)
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Next time on "Fuck You, Pay Me!"
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Abdul Alhazred wrote: Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:44 pm Time has not been kind to Rebecca.

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This post reminded me of the "Elevatorgate" story and I went back to refresh my memory.

Some guy asked politely asked Watson if she'd like to come to his room for coffee.

Someone remind me why that was such a bad thing. Did she ever say how future male to female propositions are to be made? Or were we to understand that they're just never acceptable, except when they are.
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My question is will each side end up with a respectable profit margin from all the donations after all the legal bills are paid.
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shuize wrote: Wed Jan 29, 2020 3:00 am
Abdul Alhazred wrote: Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:44 pm Time has not been kind to Rebecca.

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This post reminded me of the "Elevatorgate" story and I went back to refresh my memory.

Some guy asked politely asked Watson if she'd like to come to his room for coffee.

Someone remind me why that was such a bad thing. Did she ever say how future male to female propositions are to be made? Or were we to understand that they're just never acceptable, except when they are.
https://rationalwiki.org/wiki/Elevatorg ... tial_video
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