Tag Archives: Skepticism

James Randi and An Encyclopedia of Claims, Frauds, and Hoaxes of the Occult and Supernatural

I found the most wonderful encyclopedia!  James Randi has put his An Encyclopedia of Claims, Frauds, and Hoaxes of the Occult and Supernatural online for free! James Randi, for those unaware, is a famous skeptic, who’s debunked the likes of Uri … Continue reading

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Zhuangzi and the Skull

Zhuangzi is one of my favorite philosophers.  He’s generally considered to be the second most important Taoist, after Laozi.  He’s perhaps best known for the story of Zhuangzi and the butterfly, and how after dreaming of being a butterly, Zhuangzi wondered … Continue reading

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Saint Odhran

As an atheist and borderline antitheist, I don’t really have a cornucopia of favorite saints lying about, overflowing with God’s helpers.  But there is one saint whom I especially like, and that is Saint Odhran. He was one of twelve … Continue reading

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