Monday, April 14, 2014

Monday, February 27, 2012

Good Reason: Why are atheists so rude?

Good Reason: Why are atheists so rude?: It was Orientation Day on campus. People can sign up for clubs (including the UWA Atheist and Skeptic Society ), and there are always tons o...

Good Reason: Why are atheists so rude?

Good Reason: Why are atheists so rude?: It was Orientation Day on campus. People can sign up for clubs (including the UWA Atheist and Skeptic Society ), and there are always tons o...

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Monday, November 15, 2010

Hitchens quote

Hitchens once wrote a line that has almost gained the status of philosophical epigram or even scientific dictum: "What can be asserted without evidence can be dismissed without evidence." Although it echoes Wittgenstein's famous injunction regarding the ineffable – "Whereof we cannot speak, therefore we must be silent" – Hitchens's version is less a "no entry" sign than a civic reminder to place rubbish in the bin.