In Sunday School the talk turned to the council in heaven and Satan’s competing plan of salvation. Why, the teacher asked, does God allow Satan to try to sabotage God’s plan? (more…)
Driving home from work yesterday I was listening to an early Skeptoid podcast, a skeptical show about psuedoscience. It was about how New Agers have no notion of what energy is–instead of a measurement of capability to perform work, they think about it as a glowing cloud of mystical goodness or something.
But not all b.s. colleges are equal. This one appears to be superb. I’ve already been awarded my M.S. in Healing Touch!
What’s your favorite? I’ve read Shelby Foote’s Civil War several times, though more as an American devotion than for the military history. And I always skip the epilogue. Davis might have been a fine fellow but he still should have been hanged.
Keegan is always very readable.
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal. (more…)