Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep thoughts can be winnowed from deep nonsense. – Carl Sagan

Mikel Hensley

Mikel Hensley

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Craving Ritual

Craving Ritual

The churches I grew up in didn't talk much about ritual. When I heard discussion among the grownups (or maybe in Sunday School talking about other religions, I don't remember for sure) the more ritualized religions were talked about as if they were all just going...

An Angry Feminist Post

When I think about the ways women have been held down in the past, and how women are still held down today (when we should be past that) I feel a barely suppressible rage. And it's hard for me to say that, because in my upbringing being angry was cause to have your...

Rationality and UPG

As a quick search though my blog entries will show, I've long been committed to the scientific rationalistic view of the world. While that has not changed, I have been exploring some ideas that I once would just have poo-pooed as ridiculous. Namely, tarot cards and...

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