From: "Olga Bourlin" <email@example.com>
> That was a rhetorical question, of course. But from what I've read, Bertie
> was not very respectful or tolerant of woo woo (superstition in all its
> guises), and that was to his credit.
Right, he authored the classic: _Why I'm Not A Christian_, an excellent primer
on debunking religiosity. (Decided to change Subj. heading from "equally" to
"equitably" since some forms of religiosity require more debunking than
> I respect anyone's right to woo woo, too, but I think it's koo koo ...
Good for you. Bertie proved it's cognitive doo doo, too...
Useless hypotheses, etc.:
consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind, free will, qualia,
analog computing, cultural relativism, GAC, CYC, and ELIZA
We won't move into a better future until we debunk religiosity, the most
regressive force now operating in society.
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