Category Archives: Reason

Memory Mine… May 09, 2020

Human memory is so very unreliable. Long term, it is nearly useless. A memory is created. Even initially it is not a true portrayal of reality, it is a fabrication of your mind created from whatever details draw your attention. … Continue reading

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Pessimism is Easy… April 26, 2020

Over the years I have attempted to maintain a positive outlook where humanity is concerned. I have found it impossible. Many have predicted that humanity has only fifty to a hundred years left. There is no way to know how … Continue reading

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Evolution Continues… January 30, 2020

Human evolution continues… at least for some. Physical change is only one part of evolution. Thinking, the human mind, evolves as well. Evolution has allowed humanity to survive in the world of savagery. It made it possible to adapt to … Continue reading

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Absence of Evidence is Evidence of Absence in the Case of Gods… July 29, 2019

From the perspective of fact, that is logic and reason, there is no evidence of the existence of any entity that can be called god. Some like to think of nature as their god, yet, nature is simply there, a … Continue reading

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The Human Atheist

If you have ever been a member of a group you know that each group has a certain list of things you must believe in. Sure, many claim that your total adherence is not required, however, your success within the … Continue reading

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S.T.E.M. … January 23, 2019

Often these days the cry is heard that “women are not in the stem fields”. They lament that women do not dominate there, as they dominate elsewhere. There has never been an impediment, no fence, no block, no glass ceiling … Continue reading

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Just Animals… January 1, 2019

Humans really do not like the idea that they are just animals. They go to elaborate means to ignore that fact. They invent gods that consider them the favored life on earth, in fact, the reason the earth was created. … Continue reading

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Why Relent? December 17, 2018

I see no evidence, no indication, anywhere of any sort for a god of any kind. Why should I allow even an iota of a possibility that such an entity may exist then by stating like an agnostic that I … Continue reading

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Global Warming is a Killer… December 16, 2018

In the January/February issue of Skeptical Inquirer Amardeo Sarma founder and chairman of the German skeptics organization GWUP has a short piece that is critical of the new IPCC report on Global Warming. The report is available at http://www.ipcc.ch/report/sr15/ The … Continue reading

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No, No, No… to Islamic Law… December 6, 2018

I am critical of Israel because of the military might they use on their neighbors, and the fact that before 1948s violent and aggressive insurgency, there was no Israel. However, I assert that the country called Israel today has nothing … Continue reading

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