Recently, our forums had a discussion about gravity, and it got me thinking about some of the things we take for granted. Forum member ‘Robin Goodfellow’ wanted to know why we think of gravity the way we do, and what would be wrong with an alternative idea based on gravity as a pushing force rather […]
I just got back from The Amaz!ng Meeting 5.5 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and I am wrecked. Just wrecked. I’ve had two cups of coffee and it’s not 10 AM. My thinky meats are made of mush. I am in no shape to write you a compelling blog entry.
Luckily, we have the best listeners […]
A listener e-mailed us last week:
It occurred to me, as I was having a conversation with a friend the other day, that I don’t think you’ve covered the topic of ‘spontaneous human combustion’ (SHC) on the show. I dimly recall you mentioned it in passing in one of your early shows, but never went […]
I really don’t care what people believe. I don’t. As Thomas Jefferson famously quipped, “it neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg.” I respect the freedom of each individual to make up their own mind about the big questions of life, especially those for which there are no or can be no objective answers.
The Church of Scientology suffered a small setback this week. A group of hackers who call themselves “Anonymous” has declared war on Scientology by taking down a few of the church’s websites.
Anonymous is a collection of internet users from many different countries. They have made similar attacks against several targets, including a social website […]